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July 24, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The annual International Jazz Festival in Bulgaria’s mountain resort town of Bansko is being held from August 8 to 13 2014. The festival brings together an entrancing array of musicians […]

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What’s On: annual ‘Sofia Breathes’ festival in August

July 22, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The fifth consecutive annual Sofia Breathes festival is being held in five streets in the Bulgarian capital city on the five Sundays in August 2014. C ...

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What’s On: Sofia Opera and Ballet to present full cycle of Ring of the Nibelung

July 16, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Sofia Opera and Ballet is to present the complete cycle of the four epic operas that make up German composer Richard Wagner’s Der Ring des Niebe ...

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What’s On: Hugh Laurie at Sofia’s National Palace of Culture, July 11

July 10, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

British actor (House MD, Blackadder) and musician Hugh Laurie and his Copper Bottom Band are to give their first concert in Bulgaria at the National P ...


  • Still of Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill in 22 Jump Street. Photo by Glen Wilson - © 2014 Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
    Film review: 22 Jump Street
    July 10, 2014, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    The word “franchise” is not used explicitly, but it is embedded throughout this self-conscious film whose entertainment value vastly outweighs mentions of the film’s potential (or probable) sequels. The new […]

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    Film review: Boyhood
    July 10, 2014, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    Sprawling but not unwieldy, Richard Linklater’s Boyhood takes the eventful but not overly dramatized life of an ordinary teenager from a broken home to construct an epic tale of one […]

  • Still of Keira Knightley and Adam Levine in Begin Again. Photo by Andrew Schwartz - © 2014 The Weinstein Company. All rights reserved.
    Film review: Can a Song Save Your Life? (Begin Again)
    July 10, 2014, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    She is all about authenticity and giving the music industry the middle finger. She has some talent, but she is not looking for any big gigs anytime soon, and yet […]

  • Still of Eric Bana and Édgar Ramírez in Deliver Us from Evil. © 2014 Screen Gems, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
    Film review: Deliver Us from Evil
    July 3, 2014, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    Opening in the Czech Republic the day before the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival is scheduled to start, the religion-oriented horror film Deliver Us from Evil is likely to arouse […]

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    What’s On: Fifth ‘Sofia Rocks’ on July 6 2014
    July 3, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Six top bands, among them Thirty Seconds to Mars, The Offspring and Swedish indie rockers Mando Diao, are appearing at the fifth Sofia Rocks, being held at Akademik Stadium in […]