• Boryana Ventsislavova

    1 February 2019

    Between Sofia and Vienna, she talks through art about change, and now at the Sofia City Art Gallery we can see her True Games: video art with people centered in pretensions, while cones and elastic bands around us invite us to join. The theme is growth and the meaning of games - hear Boryana and curator Vera Mlechevska talk about all that on February 1st at 17:00.
  • Night of the Ideas

    31 January 2019

    It happens in 50+ countries at the same time and this year's theme in Bulgaria is the cosmos, climate change and the circular economy. We discuss them, for example, with a French politician, an expert climatologist and three cosmonauts, and there'll also be movies, exhibitions and more. The full program and the free registration are on the website of the French Institute, where the Night falls as early as 15:30 on January 31st.
  • Women & Leadership

    30 January 2019

    Only 5.2% of the top positions in the top 500 corporations worldwide are employed by women. This is why it's valuable to hear Rumyana Trencheva on how one becomes a leader in a giant company such as SAP and Gergana Ivanova on how one creates and manages an advertising agency such as The Smarts. The two lead another of the free #Talks meeting under the See It Be It forum on January 30th at 18:30 in the cosmos coworking camp.
  • Happy Wife

    29 January 2019

    "There's tears and there's some laughing but you'll cry a bit more than you'll laugh", says Elin Rahnev about the play that won a Pegas drama award. Happy Wife is a story about the incessant presence of lies in our daily lives that comes as a guest on the stage of the National Theater on January 29th at 19:30.
  • Little Movies

    28 January 2019

    Shortly before going live, the sound operator sneezes on the presenter's shirt - a small incident that could cost him his job at the TV show. This is the setting in Excuse Me - Olya Zheleva's short movie that we'll see for free at Petak bar on January 28th after 20:00, together with a few more Bulgarian films.
  • Foosball Tournament

    27 January 2019

    New balls and two more tables are coming to Petak bar for the foosball amateur tournament on January 27th. If you're eager to try yourself at it, find a teammate and be at the bar at 17:30 the same day to register your team. The fee for the two of you is 10BGN, qualifications start at 19:00 and after the elimination the three best teams get prizes.
  • Nicholas McArthur

    26 January 2019

    © Hip Hip Library

    For over a month on 30 Serdika Str. this English artist has opened his whole process: his residency at Hip Hip Library invites us to look through the windows at his huge panels and small drawings. He's now ready to tell us what's going on, so we're going to see the final installation of sound, cut-outs and lights on January 26th at 16:00 and try his mysterious dragon tea.
  • CreativeMornings

    25 January 2019

    illustration Charlotte Dumortier

    Real, surreal and virtual. In his presentation Momchil Alexiev will talk about the connection between the three and will show examples from his own practice in the fields of cinema, theater and education - on January 25th at 08:30 at the CreativeMornings breakfast talk at Generator. The entrance is free of charge but you need to register on creativemornings.com.
  • Sofia Game Jam Week

    22 January 2019

    Between January 25th and 27th more than 600 locations around the world invite young talents to create a new videogame in just 48 hours. If you want it, read all about the hackaton (and the gaming career fair) on sofiagamejam.com. Otherwise between January 21st and 24th Goethe, the French and the Polish Institute are hosting open lectures by big fish from the gaming, animations, special effects and music-for-games industries.
  • Olaf Nicolai

    24 January 2019

    At Structura gallery currently resides the Natura naturans exhibition which "talks" about the connection between nature and art. That's the theme that German artist Olaf Nicolai also explores through a sound performance at 18:00 on January 24th with the help of local violin player Bilyana Vuchkova.
  • V/HOD A

    23 January 2019

    Do we know our own neighbours? The question comes from the masters of documentary theater Vox Populi and V/HOD - a question that inspired their newest project consisting ot 8 verbatim stand-up shows. The first one is called V/HOD A and we can see it on January 23rd at 18:00 at Petak bar.
  • Storytel

    21 January 2019

    If you like to read books with your ears, this exhibition is all for you. At Credo Bonum gallery we put the headphones for Read as you like - a presentation of the Bulgarian part of Storytel, a platform for audio books. There until January 23rd.
  • Mikhail Baryshnikov

    20 January 2019

    They call him one of the greatest male ballet dancer ever, so it's huge news that he's coming here with his mono spectacle Brodsky/Barishnikov - a letter on the stage for his good friend the writer Josef Brodsky, written half in dance, half in theatre. In Sofia opera and ballet on the 19th and 20th of January from 19:30, 180-220lv.
  • Real hip-hop night

    19 January 2019

    Firstly check out when we wait for Das EFX to land in Sofia, and once you pick up your ticket, we want you back to tell you about the warm up pre-party this week. The place is the City Stage, the entrance is free from 21:30 to 23:30 and 5 leva later, and Skill and STARTERAs are behind the pults.
  • Ivan Paskalev

    18 January 2019

    His biography includes science work, a music club and some video art. The latter is what puts him in 0GMS - a gallery in a cupboard. When you open its drawers you wake up his Prototype: a technological method that generates pictures that wouldn't be there if it weren't for you. Check this unusual exhibition at the Sofia City Art Gallery (SGHG) after 18:00 on January 18th. It'll be there until February 28th.
  • The plan for Sofia

    10 January 2019

    If you're interested in the future of Sofia, come to the forum for the city plan and get your voice - and opinions - heard. In Sofia Tech Park on January 17 between 15:00 and 18:00. Event is in Bulgarian and will be broadcasted live on Facebook.
  • Praktika: Dushan Drakalski

    17 January 2019

    They call him Dule for short, and for long - creative director of Ray Productions for Europe. He's been in the advertising business since 1997, in agency like Saatchi & Saatchi and New Moment. In other words, you'd be missing a lot if you don't swing by for his free lecture - in Carrusel on January 17 at 19:00.
  • 3500 km on the Applause Trail

    10 January 2019

    After another exciting journey through distant lands, the traveler Peter Vanev is back home and will be visiting us at the Travellers club to tell us about his last a stunning experience on the Appalachian Trail on January 14th at 19:00 for 7.50BGN от travellersclub.bg
  • The Nutcracker

    16 January 2019

    The children's dream of lively toys stands on their toes under Tchaikovsky's music and in the footsteps of Peter Wright to bring us the Royal Ballet. Under the Christmas tree, little Marie enjoys her nutcracker, and the exquisite fairy darede and the prince is the moment that makes the walls disappear and the dolls move.They are waiting for us at 7pm on 16 of January at Arena Mladost and Arena Zapad cinemas.
  • Modernity in music

    15 January 2019

    The rhytm is all over the place, the instruments are seemingly losing their step and the melody disappears. It's not the conductors' mistake - this is the modernity in music. For this radical new start, a 7-month long series of lectures start at Goethe-Institut Bulgaria - first one is on January 15 at 18:30.