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June 29, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The second half of 2016 brings a new round offerings of concerts in Bulgaria, with a choice ranging from Richard Clayderman to Megadeth to the Scorpions, Jethro Tull’s Ian Anderson, […]

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Walk on water with Christo’s new art project, ‘The Floating Piers’

June 19, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

Walk on water, just like Jesus. That’s what visitors at the Lake Iseo in northern Italy can do thanks to the latest project by artist Christo. W ...

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Plovdiv’s Opera Open 2016 festival opens with gala on June 18

June 12, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The opening gala of the annual Opera Open festival in Plovdiv will be at the city’s Ancient Theatre on June 18. The performance will include sce ...

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UK actor Ben Cross plays James Bourchier in Bulgare Ensemble production

June 12, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

British actor and long-time Sofia resident Ben Cross is to play Irish journalist James Bourchier in the Bulgare Ensemble’s production The Eighth ...

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    Bulgaria’s Poli Genova voted into Eurovision 2016 finals
    May 13, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s 2016 Eurovision contestant Poli Genova and her number “Love is a Crime” were voted into the finals of the song contest at the second round of semi-finals in Stockholm on […]

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    Bansko announces two music festivals in 2016
    April 21, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s mountain resort town of Bansko has announced details of two of the music festivals to be held there in 2016, Bansko Beat on July 15 and 16, and Bohemi […]

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    Campaign to encourage Bulgarians to ride bicycles
    April 5, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarians are being encouraged to take part in cycling tour events in Sofia and Plovdiv on April 10 2016 as part of a campaign to encourage the use of bicycles […]