• Bai Ganyo


    by Georgi Danailov · Director: Peter Kaukov · Scenography and costumes: Elitsa Georgieva · Cast: Nikolay Urumov, Alexander Hadzhiangelov, Stefan Germanov, Vihar Stoychev, Veselin Kalanovski, Nia Krastev, Yaroslav Pavlova, ...

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  • The Cunning Little Vixen


    Dramatization: Simona Nanova, Vanya Ivanova · Director: Vanya Ivanova · Scenography: Emeliana Andonova - Toteva · Music: Vanya Ivanova · Cast: Simona Nanova

  • The Little Matchmaker


    based on the fairytale by Andersen · Cats: Evgeniya Angelova, Velislava Marinkova, Angel Kalev, Lyubomir Zhelev

  • The three Piglets


    Director and scenographer: Hristo Botev Stanchev · Music: Razvigor Popov · Choreography: Elizabeth Yakimova · Cast: Ivet Radulova, Vittoria Nikolova, Donka Avramova - Bocheva, Boyan Mladenov, Zhana Rasheva, Kostadinka ...

  • Unborn Girl


    based on a Bulgarian folk tale · Stage idea and dramatization: Simona Nanova · Director: Hristina Arsenova · Scenography: Desislava Petkova · Cast: Simona Nanova

    The Bulgarian folk tale has gathered the experience and wisdom of many generations. You dip into it, as if you were in a lake of living water. So is the Unborn Girl - from the top of the tree with apples to the bottom of the deep well, we find a wonderful world, woven with love and harmony, radiating justice and moral order that every good heart longs for.

    City Mark Art Center  
  • Uncle Vanyo or I Don't Want to Remember Anything


    by Chekhov · Director: Nikolai Lambrev-Mihailovski · Scenography and costumes: Chaika Petrusheva · Music: Dobrin Vekilov-Doni · Multimedia: Slavi Georgiev · Cast: Valentin Ganev, Iliana Kodzhabasheva, Eva ...

    Chekhov calls the life in his play "scenes from the rural life."

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • #ITSMYHUSBANDSFAULT


    by Liza Shopova · Director: Liza Shopova · Scenography: Antoniya Popova · Photographer: Elena Spasova · Cast: Silviya Lulcheva

  • 1984 from the isolator 2020


    after George Orwell's novel 1984 · Director: Boyko Iliev · Scenography: Teodor Daskalov · Costumes: Janeta Ivanova · With: Filip Donchev, Joana Ivanova, Tsvetan Nikolov, Veselin Kalanovski, Nadia Ilieva, Ana-Maria ...

  • 4000 miles


    by Emmy Hertzog · Play: Vladimir Lyuckanov · C: Meglena Karalmbova, Nikolaj Zhelev, Katerina Stoyanova, Elena Petrova

  • A Capital Mistake


    by Ödön von Horváth · Stage adaptation and direction: Ivan Panteleev · Scenography and costumes" Milena Panteleeva, Elis Veli · Cast: Radena Valkanova, Teodora Duhovnikova, Alexandra Vasileva, Stefaniya ...

  • A feeling of love


    Director: Boyka Velkova · Music: Teodosiy Spasov · Choreography: Tatyana Sokolova · Visual Environment: Yana Dvoretska · C: Boyka Velkova, Ivaylo Zahariev

    The performance is a love explanation for Europe's music, dance, poetry and theater. Includes selected love poems from the greatest European writers, poets and thinkers, symbolic of their nation and age.

    New Theatre  
  • A Lesson in Bulgarian


    texts by Ivan Vazov · Stage adaptation: Ivan Nalbantov · Scenography and costumes: Nina Pashova · Music: Dobrin Vekilov-Doni · Consultant: Prof. Vladimir Atanasov · Cast: Anastasia Ingilizova, Antoaneta Dobreva - ...

  • A letter to a Soviet friend


    Director: Nikolai Gunderov · C: Alexander Valeriev

  • A Little Game Without Consequence


    by Jean Dell & Gérald Sibleyras · Director: Aleksander Rakovski · Scene: Boryana Semerdjieva · Music: Konstantin Tsekov · Cast: Rada Kairakova, Martin Gyaurov, Boyan Arsov, Denitsa Darinova, Bojidar Mitsev

  • A Tango in Space


    by Zdrava Kamenova and Gergana Dimitrova · Director: Gergana Dimitrova · Vision, scenography, costumes: Elena Shopova and Nikola Nalbantov · Music: Veselin Veselinov - Eco · Cast: Zdrava Kamenova, Bogdana Trifonova, ...

  • A Woman Alone A Woman Alone


    by Dario Fo and Franca and Franca Rame · Translation: Huban Stoynov · Staging: Nikolay Mladenov · Scenography: Kiril Naumov · Photographer: Elena Spasova · Cast: Albena Mihova, Kaloyan Trifonov

  • A woman of No Importance


    by Oscar Wilde · Director: Stoyan Radev · Scenography: Nikola Toromanov · Costumes: Alice Vely · Music: Donnie - Dobrin Vekilov · Cast: Ivan Radoev, Georgi Kirkelanov, Ivan Nalbantov, Yasen Atanasov, Elena Raynova, ...

    It is in his own style that Oscar Wilde directs a sharp tongue to the secret life and vices of the upper class, which are now also exposed in Stoyan Radev's direction.

    Balgarska Armia Theatre  
  • About an electricity phenomenon


    Director: Stiliyan Petrov · Scenography: Venelin Shurelov · Composer: Misho Shishkov · Costumes: Elitsa Georgieva · Choreography: Teodora Popova · Cast: Mariana Zikic, Donka Avramova - Bocheva, Jordan Rasin, ...

    A Garden, a wedding, a suicide, a monk, anintellectual, an ex-actress, another woman: topos and characters from Chekhov's nonexistent but authentic play.

    Vazrajdane Theatre  
  • Actors vs. Poets

  • Alaminute


    Director: Robin Kafaliev · Screenwriters: H. Hristov and Robin Kafaliev · Scenography: Teodor Daskalov · With: Robin Kafaliev, Tanya Kozhuharova, Evgeni Stefanov, Veselin Borisov, Ivan Ivanov, Tsvetana Blagoeva, Anna-Maria ...

  • Albena


    by Yordan Yovkov · Director: Krasimir Spasov · Set design: Krasimir Vylkanov · Costume design: Maria Dimanova · Cast: Gergana Dandanova, Asen Kobilarov, Veselin Anchev, Luizabel Nikolova, Ivan Radoev, Aleksander Doynov, ...

    Almost a century after the drama Albena was written its heroine is among the most compelling female characters in Bulgarian drama classics.

    Balgarska Armia Theatre  
  • Alice's Adventures in Wonderland


    by Lewis Carroll

  • Alien Passions Alien Passions


    by Kalin Sarmenov, Borislav Zahariev, Mihaela Katsarova · Director: Kalin Sarmenov · Scenography: Boryana Semerdzhieva · Music: Borislav Zahariev, Daniel Ivanova, Diana Cherneva · Cast: Borislav Zahariev

  • All on the table


    by Charles Bukowski · Director: Ana Bateva · Music: Stefan Zdraveski · Solo spectacle of Vasil Duev

  • An Evening Act Вечерен акт


    Based on short stories by Anton Pavlovich Chehov · A spectacle by Sani Saninski · Scene and costumes: Vecheslav Parapanov · Cast: Maria Sapundzhieva, Dimitar Rachkov, Sani Saninski

    "“Time passes by and slowly piles up layers of colors. The portrait overflows with colors. Isn’t it time for an Evening Act, in which we will take off our masks and remain “naked”? Isn’t it time for a ...

    199 Theatre Valentin Stoichev  
  • Angel's cry


    by Stefan Tsanev · Director: Stoyan Radev · Playwright: Mirela Ivanova · Assistant director: Boryana Miteva · Scenography and costumes: Elitsa Georgieva · Composer: Veselin Mitev · With: Hristo Mutafchiev

    A prisoner serving a 19-year sentence is released, but soon after returns hungry and desperate, knocks on his cell door and begs to be let back inside. This is the center of this solo spectacle, written by Stefan Tsanev in 2015, to look at the topic of freedom from a new angle - as an unbearable responsibility.

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • Animal's Farm


    based on George Orwell's novel · Director: Desislava Shpatova · Scenography: Hristina Dyakova · Music: Kalin Nikolov · Choreography: Tatyana Sokolova · Photographer: Ivan Donchev · Cast: Snezhina Petrova, ...

    It seems that the theater has recently turned to Orwell's anti-utopian stories - after Veselka Kuncheva's The Last Man (based on the novel 1984) came from Stara Zagora to Azaryan Theater, now in Theater 199 we watch a new read of the satirical allegory The Animal Farm.

    199 Theatre Valentin Stoichev  
  • Apocrypha


    Directing and scenography: Ivan Dobchev · Assistant directors: Stilian Petrov, Dimitar Sardjev · Music: Asen Avramov · Cast: With: Alex Ivanov, Boyan Feradjiev, Blagovest Mitsev, Valeria Varbanova, Manuela Minkova, Elena ...

  • Appetite


    by Zdrava Kamenova and Mariana Sybeva · Play: Blagoy Boychev · C: Bogdana Trifonova, Zdrava Kamenova

  • Appetite for Cherries


    by Agnieszka Osiecka · Director: Anna Bateva · Scene: Martina Variyska · Composer: Stefan Zdraveski · Lyrics: Zlatina Teneva · C: Simona Halacheva, Yulian Rachkov

    What happens when frantic desire and dream of life in the "big city" become hectic and gusty dream?

    Sofia Theatre  
  • Arsenic and Old Lace


    by Joseph Kesselring · Director: Borislav Chakrinov · Set and costumes design: Nina Pashova · C: Gergana Dandanova, Radosveta Vasileva, Asen Kobilarov, Tigran Torosyan, Milen Milanov, Veselin Rankov, Miroslav Pashov, Ivan ...

  • Ash heap


    Choreography: Alexander Mandjukov · Scenography and costumes: Kiril Naumov · Music: Dobromir Kisov · With: students of Prof. Yasen Valchanov

    The spectacle is inspired by inspired by the modern fairy tale Cinderella by Pieret Flossio, is a dialogue between messages from the fairy tale and the daily dynamics in the emotional life of man, with a commentary of the fantasy in love.

    Practice Theatre of NATFIZ  
  • Avenue Q


    by Robert Lopes and Jeff Marcs · Libretto: Jeff Witty · Director: West Hayler, Petyr Kaukov · Set design and costumes: Ivaylo Nikolov · Puppets: Dimityr Dimitrov · Choreography and lightning: Rosen Mihaylov ...

    Broadway puppet musical Avenue Q with three Tony Awards comes for the first time on Bulgarian stage directed by West Hyler, the American director experienced in this genre who has staged also for the celebrated Cirque de Soleil.

    Central Puppet Theatre – Gurko Hall  
  • B Plan


    Idea and staging: Mihail Milchev · Playwright: Yana Dobreva · Composer: Milen Apostolov · Cast: Boris Koev, Georgi Dimov, Gergana Libova, Dimitar Pishev, Iveta Marinova, Svetlina Stancheva

    Plan B is a documentary theatrical performance based on real interviews with real people suffering from alcohol or drug addiction. They tell honestly about the humiliations and falls that we can hardly imagine. However, they share all this because they can now afford it - they have overcome it. The light has won in their path.

    City Mark Art Center  
  • Beauty and the Beast


    Director: Elitsa Petkova · Scenography: Hristina Nedeva · Music: Plamen Petkov · Cast: Dilyana Spasova, Dimitar Ivanov, Stefan Dimitrov, Stoyan Doichev

    Beauty and the Beast is a story of man, a story of nature and appearance. The classic fairy tale tells us of a true love that comes from a series of mistakes.

    Central Puppet Theatre – Gurko Hall  
  • Because Mamma Likes It That Way


    by Jolt Pojgai · Director: Liliya Abadzhieva · Set and costumes design: Vasil Avadzhiev · Translation: Nelly Dimova · C: Donka Avramova-Bocheva, Lilyana Shomova, Mariana Zhikich, Anatoli Lazarov, Boyan Mladenov, Georgi ...

    Hungarian comedian Jolt Pojgai is in the hands of Lilia Abadjieva to point out how the frequent change of images takes us away from the one that is real.

    Vazrajdane Theatre  
  • Black Comedy


    by Peter Shaffer · Director: Ivan Urumov · Set design: Krasimir Vylkanov · Costumes: Maria Dimanova · Music: Dobrin Vekilov-Doni · Plastics: Kamen Ivanov · C: Veselin Anchev, Luisabel Nikolova, Anastasia ...

  • Blagunite: Another great day


    Director: Iliyan Iliev · Set design: Kiril Naumov · Puppets: Blagovesta Vasileva · Music: Dimo Stoyanov, Aleksander Doychev · C: Eliza Ilieva, Momchil Mihaylov, Zlatina Jordanova, Yanko Stoyanov, Yavor Zehirov, Maya ...

  • Boing Boing


    by Mark Kamolets · Artwork: Vassil Vasilev · Stage design: Nikolai Dimitrov · Costume: Konstantin Valkov · Composer: Milen Apostolov · Cast: Petko Venelinov, Dimitar Banenkin, Boris Sarafova, Elitsa Aneva, Kamelia ...

  • Bonbon


    by Zdrava Kamenova · Director: Emil Bonev · Scenography and costumes: Elena Ivanova · Music: Stefan Dimitrov · Cast: Sofia Bobcheva

    The story revolves around the entry of pop folk singer Marcella in the reality show The Transparent Room. Hoping to regain her popularity and prompted by her husband and manager, she makes a desperate attempt to re-emerge in the spotlight by promoting her album and resume, Silicone Feelings, by exposing herself to a million audience, on her own in a room where he could only hear Great Fader's voice and his unrelenting questions.

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • Bremen musicians


    Director: Vencislav Asenov · Music: Pavel Vasev · Music supervisor: Giorgi Georgiev-Antika · Choreography: Valeri Kondrattsev · Assistant Director: Ivanka Dragieva · C: Angelina Slavova, Ahmed Yumer, Zornitsa ...

  • Bruderschaft


    by Antoliy Krim · Director: Asen Shopov · Cast: Vasil Mihaylov, Stefka Yanorova

  • Buratino


    by Alexey Tolstoy · Stage Version: Zheny Pashova · Production: Zheny Pashova, Peter Pashov, Jr. · Scenography and puppets: Dimitar Dimitrov · Music: Petko Manchev · Photographer: Gergana Damyanova · Cast: ...

  • Carnival Night


    by William Shakespeare · Director: Lyudmila Stoin · Scenography and costumes: Yuliana Voykova-Naiman · Music: Mira Iskarova · Choreography: Assistant Professor Dr. Alexander Mandjukov · Stage fight: Assoc. Prof. ...

    Carnival night is a story about the search and the whims of fate. This is a comedy about people and the cycle in which they invariably revolve. The happy holiday of life, in which a lot of laughter and fun awaits us, many twists and occasional meetings.

    Practice Theatre of NATFIZ  
  • Catastrophe


    based on works by Harold Pinter and Samuel Beckett · Translation: Galina Tomova-Stankeva, Maria Koeva · Director: Anton Ugrinov · Composer: Kalin Nikolov · Artist: Irena Doycheva · Photographer: Georgi Sirkatov ...

    photo George Sirkatov

    Sfumato Theatre Laboratory  
  • Chaos


    by Mika Milyakho · Director: Mariy Rosen · Scenography: Antonia Popova · Music: Konstantin Tymoshenko · Cast: Yoana Bukovska - Davidova, Elena Atanasova, Radina Dumanyan

    The play by Finnish playwright Mika Miliajo comments on the absurdities of time during the problems in the lives of three women under the direction of Mari Rosen.

    199 Theatre Valentin Stoichev  
  • Chekhov's got talent


    Director: Mihail Milchev · Translation: Nedyalko Delchev · Cast: Alexander Stankovski, Veronica Barutchiyska, Georgi Dimov, Gergana Libova, Dimitar Pishev, Yoana Racheva, Svetlina Stancheva

    Chekhov's Got Talent is a performance created on the bravura comedy The Good Doctor by the great American comedian Neil Simon, who embodies Anton Chekhov's eternal narratives. It is a kind of anthology consisting of short sketches and scenes, united by the figure of the Narrator, in which the personality of the great Russian writer is seen.

    City Mark Art Center  
  • Civilisation Not Understood

  • Clear meadow


    by Miro Garvan · Director: Ivan Urumov · C: Georgi Kadurin, Ivan Yurukov, Mariana Milanova, Sofia Bobcheva

  • Commotion


    by Yordan Radichkov · Staging and adaptation: Nikolay Urumov · Scenography and costumes: Kiril Naumov · Music: Plamen Mirchev - Mirona · With: Ventsislav Petkov, Yovko Kanev, Koso Stanev, Krassimir Nenkov, Ivelin ...

  • Company


    by Stephen Sondheim and George Firth · Directed by: Mikhail Petrov · Conductor: Konstantin Dobroikov · Scenography and costumes: Elena Ivanova · Choreography: Mariana Krancheva · With: Victor Ibrishimov, ...

  • Constellations


    by Nick Pain · Translation: Lina Tsvetanova, Vasil Mihaylov · Director: Yordan Slaveykov · Set and costume design: Yuliyana Voykova-Nayman · Music: Kalin Nikolov · Plastic: Ana Miteva · C: Nevena Nikolova, ...

  • Crazy Family


    by Ray Cuny · Director: Valentin Tanev · Cast: Maria Sapundzhieva, Valentin Tanev, Eva Tepavicharova, Marius Donkin, Kiril Kavadarkov, Anna Simova, Yavor Kostov

  • Demons


    by Albert Camus based on the novel by Fyodor Dostoevsky · Translation: Georgi Hodzhev · Directed by: Prof. Snezhina Tankovska and Boyan Arsov · Scenography: Marina Raychinova · Choreography: Prof. Dr. Petya Tsvetkova ...

  • Demons


    by F.М. Dostoevsky · Adaptation and staging: Ivan Dobchev · Composer: Asen Avramov · Set and costume design: Boris Dalchev and Mihaela Dobreva · Cast: Boris Krastev, Stanislav Kertikov, Yordan Rasin, Mak Marinov, ...

  • Desperate Husbands


    Director: Vasil Duev · Cast: Daniel Peev, Boyko Krystanov, Yavor Baharov

  • Dialogues with Mother


    by Geordie Galseran · Director: Ventsislav Kulev · Cast: Meglena Karambolova and Georgi Kurkelanov

  • Dinner for Fools Le diner de cons


    by Francis Veber · Director: Irji Mentzel · Cast: Hristo Garbov, Ivan Barnev, Vesselin Rankov, Ana Valchanova, Kalin Sarmenov, Jordanka Stefanova

    Once a week, a group of friends hold a dinner party to which they each invite a complete idiot. The winner is the one who manages to invite the most idiotic of idiots.

    Aleko Konstantinov Satirical Theatre  
  • Dividing couples into homes


    Director: prof. Zdravko Mitkov · Set and costume design: Petyr Mitev · Translation: Snezhina Rusinova-Zdravkova · C: Iska Donova, Mihail Bilalov, Nikolay Lukanov

    The Youth Theater launches the season with this modern French comedy (with a nomination for the Moliere Award), whose title copies Erik's job description (Mikhail Bialov).

    Youth theatre Nikolai Binev  
  • Don Juan


    a classic mimodrama based on the play by Tirso de Molina and the canvas by Marcel Marceau · Screenplay, scenography and direction: Alexander Iliev · Choreography: Assoc. Prof. Yasen Valchanov · Stage fight: Kamen Ivanov ...

  • Don't Dress for Dinner Don't Dress for Dinner


    by Marc Camoletti · Translator and director: Ventsislav Assenov · Scenography: Teodora Lazarova · With: Alexander Hadjiangelov, Veselina Konakchiyska, Georgi Gotsin, Gergana Hristova, Niya Krasteva, Yulian Petrov

    This french comedy by the master in the genre Marc Camoletti (debuted on Broadway) now falls into the hands of Ventsislav Assenov.

    Youth theatre Nikolai Binev  
  • Duel


    by Ivan Vazov · Director: Marius Kurkinski · Playwright of the production: Svetlana Pancheva · Assistant director: Olga Nedyalkova · Scenography and costumes: Nikola Toromanov · Music: Emilian Gatsov - Elbi ...

  • Dumb optimist


    Stand-up comedy by Yavor Borisov · Directed by: Kalin Sarmenov

  • Emergency Love situation


    Authors: Bogdana Trifonova, Zdrava Kamenova, Svetlio Tomov · Musical arrangement: Ivo Spasov · With: Bogdana Trifonova, Zdrava Kamenova, Stefania Koleva

  • Enigmatic Variations


    Director: Georgi Mihalkov · Scenography and costumes: Tsveta Marinova · Translation: Snezhina Rusinova-Zdravkova · Cast: Vasil Mihailov, Milen Milanov

    The play was first staged in 1996 at Marigny Theater with the participation of Allen Delon and Francis Yuster. It tells the story about writer Abel Znorko, a Nobel laureate for literature who lives alone on an island in the North Sea, tormented by questions about a woman with whom he has long-standing correspondence, and Eric Larsen, a journalist who pretends he wants to take an interview , visits the author.

    Balgarska Armia Theatre  
  • Everyone But Me


    by Stefan Fogel · Translation: Vladko Murdarov · A Spectacle by Lilia Abadzhieva · Scenography: Vasil Abadzhiev · Cast: Boyan Arsov, Vasil Vitanov, Alexandra Sarchadzhieva, Rada Kairiakova, Margarita Hlebarova, Lyubomir ...

    The comedy of the Austrian playwrighter Stefan Fogel (known by Alonso at the Sofia Theater and The Pool in Bulgarian Army Theatre) is in the hands of Lilia Abadzhieva, who tells a seemingly bitter story about the candidate-son-in-law's meeting with wise implication - think about it how expensive lie and silence cost us.

    Aleko Konstantinov Satirical Theatre  
  • Family Council


    by Cristina Clemente · Director: Atanas Atanasov · C: Georgi Spasov, Anastasia Ingilizova, Nikola Stoyanov, Hristina Dzhurova, Vasil Duev

    Christina Clementte's play, directed by Atanas Atanassov, enters the home of a democratic family where even a president is elected while one of his members starts a revolution.

    199 Theatre Valentin Stoichev  
  • Fear for Taming Страх за опитомяване


    by Olya Stoyanova · Staging: Stefan Spasov · Playwright: Svetlana Pancheva · Scenography and costumes: Nina Pashova · Music: Teodosiy Spasov · Cast: Deyan Angelov, Emanuela Shkodreva, Stefan Kashev, Nencho Kostov

  • Fernando Krapp has written this letter to me


    by Tankred Dorst · Translation: Ventsislav Kisyiov · Director: Ivan Urumov · Stage: Mariya Dimanova · Music: Dobrin Vekilov - Doni · Cast: Liyben Chatalov, Eli Koleva, Ivan Radoev, Stoyan Mladenov

    The title coincides with the first line in this play by the German playwright Tancred Dorst, to which Ivan Urumov now refers.

    199 Theatre Valentin Stoichev  
  • Fireflies


    by Andrey Filipov · Director: Katya Petrova · C: Anna Gostanyan, Velislava Marinkova, Angel Kalev, Lyubomir Zhelev

  • Five times in one night


    by Chiara Atik · Translation: Nikolay Angelov · Directed by: Ivaylo Nenov · With: Rada Kayryakova, Martin Gyaurov, Elena Atanasova, Kiril Boyadzhiev

    Five stories in which love is just a mirror of its time.

    Aleko Konstantinov Satirical Theatre  
  • Follow me


    Directing and psycho-social practices: Diana Doseva, Elitsa Yovcheva · Music: Plamen Mirchev - Mirona · Scenography and costumes: Siyana Draganinska · Photography and multimedia: Momchil Mihailov- Momo · With: Bilyana ...

  • For Free

  • For The Folk Art


    a monospectacle by Kamen Donev · Music: Kamen Donev, Kiril Dobrev, Dani Milev · With the special appearance of Filip Kutev Ensemble, Nina Nikolina

  • Fredy's Last Secret


    Author: Irina Gigova · Directed by Sunny Suninski · Stage design and costumes: Neviena Kavaldzhieva · Assistant stage designer: Lydia Babunova · Choreography: Mila Iskrenova · Music environment and original music: ...

  • Free-falling stories


    narrative spectacle of Maria Kasimova-Moase

    This performance has no memorized text. In it, the fall of the stories is really free, because it never happens according to a script.

    Aleko Konstantinov Satirical Theatre  
  • Friday the 13th


    by Jean-Pierre Martinez · Director: Georgi Kadurin · Cast: Hristo Garbov, Mariya Sapundjieva, Mariana Milanova

    Friday the 13th is the last comedy of the french comedy writer Jean-Pierre Martinez.

    Open Scene Theater  
  • Fullmadness


    Screenplay and production: Elena Nacheva · Solo spectacle by Krastyu Lafazanov

  • Garvin the Wizard


    by Yana Borisova · Director: Vezhen Velchovski · Scenography: Kiril Naumov, Nikola Toromanov · Puppets and costumes: Yuliana Voykova-Naiman · Music: Milen Kukosharov · Choreography: Aladin Alibrahim · ...

  • Hallo, hallo


    by Jeremy Lloyd and David Croft · Translation: Zlatna Kostova · Director: Ivaylo Dobrev · Stage design and costumes: Nevena Beleva · With: Svejen Mladenov, Miroslava Varbanova, Ivet Radulova, Lilyana Shomova, Svejen ...

  • Hansel and Gretel Hansel und Gretel


    by Brothers Grimm · Ako Theatre · An authors spectacle by Simona Ivanova, Iro Petkov

  • He's the Devil!


    By Sebastian Thierry · Translation: Vanya Nikolova, Mihail Bilalov · Director: Zdravko Mitkov · Scenography: Peter Mitev · Photographer: Gergana Damyanova · Cast: Mihail Bilalov, Rashko Mladenov, Maya Baburska, ...

  • Help, I have two kids


    Author and director: Zdrava Kamenova · Cast: Kiril Boyadzhiev

    The show is written in as a Stand Up comedy and deals with fatherhood. It is a funny and endearing look towards a stay-in-home father with his two little children, who wants to give his wife a chance to build her career. So, will he survive or ...

    Aleko Konstantinov Satirical Theatre  
  • Herbs of madness


    based on texts by Yordan Radichkov · Director: Margarita Mladenova · Set design: Boris Dalchev, Mihaela Dobreva · Music: Hristo Namliev · C: Albena Georgieva, Zhana Rasheva, Galya Kostadinova, Katalin Stareyshinska, Nadya ...

    Margarita Mladenova and Ivan Dobchev dedicate their latest programme to one of the most significant and original Bulgarian novelists and playwrights of the second half of the 20th century – Yordan Radichkov.

    Sfumato Theatre Laboratory  
  • Him and Her Him and Her


    by Jean-Pierre Martinez ·Translation and staging: Vladimir Petkov · Scenography: Boryana Semerdzhieva · Music: Mihail Shishkov Jr. · Photography: Elena Spasova · Cast: Dobrina Getsova, Silviya Lulcheva, Margarita ...

  • Holy


    interdisciplinary puppetry for adults · text, dances and staging by Duda Paiva (The Netherlands) · set design Jaka Ivanc (Slovenia) · puppets Jim Barnard (United Kingdom) · costumes Julian Tabakov · assistant ...

  • I Love, You Love, She Loves


    based on the movie C'eravamo tanto amati by Ettore Scola, Agenore Incrocci and Furio Scarpelli · Director: Tedi Moskov · Set design: Petya Stoykova · Music: Antoni Donchev · Costumes design: Petya Stoykova · ...

  • I pay Monsieur Amilcar


    by Yves Jamiaque · Director: Vladlen Aleksandrov · Costumes: Elena Ivanova · Cast: Anya Pencheva, Mihail Petrov, Jordanka Kuzmanova, Georgi Mamalev, Martha Kondova, Hristo Terziev

  • I want your husband


    by Mihail Zadornov · Translation: Boryana Pasheva · Directed by: Vladlen Alexandrov · Scenography: Boryana Semerdzhieva · Cast: Silvia Lulcheva, Rada Kayryakova, Kiril Efremov

    I want your husband is a comedy about feelings, painful hopes and impossible expectations. A spectacle about the desperate search for love, intimacy, tenderness and the desire to be with the other.

    Aleko Konstantinov Satirical Theatre  
  • I'm at the theatre!


    a play by Nikola Stoyanov · Director: Nikola Stoyanov · Choreographer: Anna kabakova · Set design: Teodor Kiryakov · Composer: Miroslav Stoynov · C: Lilia Geleva, Alisa Atanasova, Stefan Dimitrov, Velizar ...

  • I, Feuerbach


    by Tankred Dorst · Translation: Mila Paspalanova · Director: Vladimir Lyutskanov · Set design: Venelin Shurelov · Composer: Petyr Dundakov · C: Stefan Mavrodiev, Jivka Gancheva, Ahmed Yumer · Photos: ...

    The play I, Feuerbach by the renowned German playwright Tankred Dorst is about an actor who, after a 7-year pause, makes a comeback on stage to go to a casting for a role he wants.

    Youth theatre Nikolai Binev  
  • I, Sisyphus


    Written and directed by: Veselka Kuncheva · Set design and puppets: Marieta Golomehova · Music: Hristo Namliev · Choreography: Maria Dimitrova · Lighting design: Veselin Hristov · Performed by Stefan Dodurov

    Sisyphus is the mythological hero punished by the gods for his insightfulness and condemned to carry a rock on his back up to the top of a cliff only to have it roll back down time and time again.


    Azaryan Theatre  
  • In love, betrothed, gone


    by Stefan Vögel · Play: Elena Panayotova · C: Nona Yotova and Deyan Angelov · Photos: Ivan Donchev

  • Insanity The crazy time


    by Sam Bobrick · Director: Borislav Chakrinov · Cast: Asen Blatechki, Koyna Ruseva, Nikol Karabinova, Nikola Parashkevov, Stefan Ivanov

    This is a play about men trying to understand women, and how they never will. Miles Gladstone, a man in his mid-fifties, has left his wife of thirty years and married a young woman half his age.

    Open Scene Theater  
  • Invitation to Dinner


    by Olya Stoyanova · Director: Teya Sugareva · Cast: Ivaylo Geraskov, Plamen Manasiev, Dariya Simeonova, Anton Grigorov, Martin Gyaurov

    This is a play about the feeling of loneliness even among your family and friends. And this loneliness pushes people towards resignation that deforms and weakens us and makes us depend on lies and illusions.

    Sofia Theatre  
  • It is what it is


    Director: Nedyalko Yordanov · Music: Haygashod Agasyan · Set designer: Chaika Petrusheva · Costumes: Desislava Bankova · Cast: Emilia Radeva, Yanina Kasheva, Ivan Nalbantov, Georgeta Chakarova, Lyubomir Mladenov, ...

    One class, along with its teacher, has been traditionally meeting for years. Unexpected memories erupt, conflicts erupt.

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • Ivanov


    by A. P. Chekhov · Director: Stefan Mavrodiev · Play and costumes: Petya Stoykova · Composer: Tsenko Minkin · C: Malin Krystev, Ivaylo Hristov, Stanka Kalcheva, Gergana Hristova, Nikolay Lukanov, Krasimir Nedev, and others

    Ivanov is Chekhov’s first full-length drama in which one can recognize his characteristic topics and approaches to be further developed in his signature plays that make him one of the greatest playwrights of all time.

    Youth theatre Nikolai Binev  
  • Karakondzul


    Director: Stoyan Radev · Dramaturgy: Mirela Ivanova · Scenography and costumes: Elitsa Georgieva · Cast: Valeri Yordanov

    Haytov's story of unrequited love, debt, and the struggle of a man with himself is becoming a confession, directed by Stoyan Radev and played as a one-man show by Valery Yordanov.

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • Kosse Bosse


    by Rada Moskova · Dramatization and directing: Todor Valov · Scenography: Stefka Kyuvlieva · Music: Elena Metodieva · With: Ana-Maria Lalova, Vanya Kamyanska, Lyubomir Genchev, Marian Rangelov

  • Labirinth


    Director, scenographer, choreographer: Hristo Botev Stanchev · Video and multimedia: Georgi Zlatarev, Yordan Rusin · Costumes: Vesela Dimitrova · Cast: Svezhen Mladenov, Mariana Zikic, Zana Rasheva, Anatoli Lazarov, Georgi ...

    60 years ago, the novel based on which the play was dramatized, was considered science fiction. It is now regarded as one of the most humane stories of modern times. With the piercing psychological power and filigree development of the theme of love and responsibility.

    Vazrajdane Theatre  
  • Lady Windermere's sail


    by Oscar Wilde · Director: Boyka Velkova · Scenography: Chavdar Guzelev · Music: Theodosius Spasov · Cast: Silvia Lulcheva, Stefania Kocheva, Dobrina Getsova, Pauline Lalova, Rositsa Alexandrova, Mikhail Servanbov, Simeon ...

    Wilde's laughter is cheerful and carefree, but behind this light and lightness lies a doubt that continues to excite us today - are we able to love wholeheartedly, accept the other without prejudice, surrender fully, understand and we forgive without personal gain, without excessive pride and selfishness.

    Aleko Konstantinov Satirical Theatre  
  • Laugh for Goodbye


    by Paul Elliott · Translator and director: Andrey Avramov · Set design: Teodora Lazarova · Choreography: Radoslav Radev · C: Rositsa Aleksandrova, Yordanka Stefanova, Dobrina Getsova, Rada Kayryakova, Martin Hristov

    Laugh for Goodbye is a comedy about true friendship, tolerance and joy of life. The heroes overcome the sorrow of the losses through laughter, alcohol and little tears and as if they are sending us a message: experience your every day, do the things you always wanted to do, embrace life - it's up to you to make it a great adventure.

    Aleko Konstantinov Satirical Theatre  
  • Lie to me, I love you


    by Alan Ackburn · Translation: Zlatna Kostova · Director: Malin Krastev · Artist: Nikolay Nikolov · Cast: Gerasim Georgiev-Gero, Stefania Koleva, Svetlana Bonin, Sofia Bobcheva, Dimitar Zhivkov, Hristo Bonin

    Alan Aikban's comedy (directed by Malin Krastev) shows us situations from the lives of several couples who gradually become entangled in their phone scams.

    Open Scene Theater  
  • Life is a Dream


    by Pedro Calderon de la Barca · Stage vision and directing: Dina Markova · Visual image and costume design: Boyan Arsov · Choreography and movement: Boyan Arsov · Cast: Boyan Arsov, Vyara Kolarova, Konstantin Ikonomov, ...

    In a mutant, radioactive reality a creature is born and left alone. But what is it – a prisoner, a prince? What turns the human being into a monster, what makes the human traits in man mutate? Young theatre director Dina Markova stages Calderon’s baroque play as a grotesque comics-like theatrical tale that captivates with plasticity and devotion of the acting and with creative visual environment.

    Azaryan Theatre  
  • Like crumbs on a window


    by Neil Simon · Translation: Stajko Murdjev · Director: Malin Krystev · Costumes: Elitsa Georgieva · Cast: Stanka Kalcheva, Silviya Lulcheva, Raya Peeva, Svetoslav Dobrev

    This drama with comic semitones and Tony for the lead female role from her Broadway season looks at the cabaret singer Evelyn Meira (Stanka Kalcheva), whose career, marriage and health have been ruined by constant encounters with the glass.

    Youth theatre Nikolai Binev  
  • Little Red Riding Hood

  • Little Red Riding Hood Le Petit Chaperon Rouge


    by Charles Perrault · Directed by Georgi Georgiev · Scene: Vesela Saraivanova · Choreography: Tatiana Sokolenko · Music: Razvigor Popov · C: Donka Avramova-Bocheva, Svejen Mladenov, Mariana Zhikic, Robert Yanakiev, ...

  • Lonely People


    Author: Vasil Duev · Director: Vasil Duev · C: Vasilena Vincenco, Vesela Babinova, Vasil Duev, Petko Venelinov, Ivan Nikolov, Ivaylo Dragiev

  • Love letters


    by Albert Ramsdell Gurney · Director: Georgi Mihalkov · Stage design and costumes: Petar Mitev · Music: Ivan Dragolov · Cast: Yana Marinova, Svejen Mladenov

    In action style, events, ages, feelings, moods pass with amazing speed ...The tape slows down for a moment, draws a specific event, naive, sad, scary or terribly funny, and casts through the cogs of time to the next.

    City Mark Art Center  
  • Love Song

  • Madame Rubinstein


    by John Misto · Directed by: Boyka Velkova · Scenography: Lilia Babunova · Musical picture: Teodosii Spasov · Photographer: Elena Spasova · Cast: Boyka Velkova, Mihail Sarvanski, Silvia Lulcheva

    In his play, John Misto combines dignity and comedy, revealing the conflict of a whole generation that has fallen into the gap between the traditions of the past and the hopes of the new generation. But here the weapon is polished nails, lipstick, creams, lotions, hair and face masks…

    Aleko Konstantinov Satirical Theatre  
  • Marius 50


    solo spectacle of Marius Kurkinski

    The spectacle includes all 11 solo performances in Marius Kurkinski career until now - from Don Giovanni, Song of Songs and The Lady with the Puppy through Ti-ri-ram, Concussion and Black Chicken.

    National Palace of Culture  
  • Masters


    by Racho Stoyanov · Director: Petrinel Gotchev · C: Gergana Zmiycharova, Ivan Jurukov, Zafir Rajab, Stoyan Pepelanov, Victoria Koleva, Marin Yanev, Vasil Draganov, Dejan Angelov, Emil I. Markov

  • Max and Moritz


    by Vilhelm Bush · Director: Hristo Botev · Costumes: Anatoli Lazarov · С: Boyan Mladenov, Yordan Rusin, Jana Rasheva, Georgi Zlatarev

  • Men under thumb


    by Miro Gavran · Director: Vladlen Alexandrov · Cast: Albena Koleva, Toncho Tokmakchive, Kiril Efremov

    What would happen if a convicted (though not guilty) criminal is acquitted and returns to his wife who has divorced him? And because he has nowhere else to go, he wants to live in her apartment (which is also partly his) together with her new lover?

    Open Scene Theater  
  • Menagerie Made of Glass


    by Tennessee Williams · Directors: Jordan Slavejkov and Dimitar Kasabov · C: Dimitar Nikolov, Kamen Pacherazki, Albena Georgieva, Katalin Stareishinska and Petar Dochev · Photos: Miroslav Veselinov

    When life has stopped and nothing new comes, it's time to look back.

    Sfumato Theatre Laboratory  
  • Mercier and Camier


    by Samuel Beckett · Stage version: Rostislav Georgiev · Scenography and costumes: Irena Doycheva · Musical arrangement: Damyan Mihailov · Cast: Hristo Petkov, Tsvetan Alexiev, Georgi Sirkatov

  • Mercury


    Monospectacle of Dimitar Jivkov · Director: Dimitar Stefanov

  • Miss Julie Fröken Julie


    By August Strindberg

    Miss Julie (Swedish: Fröken Julie) is a naturalistic play written in 1888 by August Strindberg. It is set on Midsummer's Eve on the estate of a Count in Sweden.

    199 Theatre Valentin Stoichev  
  • Mister Night


    by Yana Borisova · Director: Stilian Petrov · Cast: Veselin Mezekliev, Yordan Rasin, Denitsa Pavlova

  • Moon Over Buffalo


    By Ken Ludwig · Director: Rositza Obreshkova · Scenography and costumes: Elena Ivanova · Cast: Mihail Petrov, Ania Pencheva, Sofia Bobcheva, Violeta Gindeva, Anna Petrova, Vasil Draganov, Vladislava Nikolova, Pavel Ivanov, ...

    Moon Over Buffalo relies heavily on situation comedy for its humor, as well as some sexual innuendo and a little slapstick.

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • Mother's Marijuana is the Best La marijuana della mamma è la più bella


    by Dario Fo · Translation: Huban Stoynov · Staging: Andrey Avramov · Photographer: Elena Spasova · Cast: Ana Valchanova, Dimitar Banenkin, Asen Mutafchiev, Vasil Grancharov, Bogdan Kazandzhiev, Ivaylo Kaloyanchev

  • Mousetrap Мишеловката


    Director: Boyan Kracholov · Scenography and costumes: Irena Doycheva · Translation: Alexander Shurbanov · Cast: Bozhidar Yordanov, Vladimir Mateev, Galya Kostadinova, Ivan Nikolov, Yordan Rusin, Simona Zdravkova

    "Our Hamlet is a boy, painfully sensitive, like a naked tooth, thrown out there somewhere in maddening Denmark, where his father's spirit wanders and seeks revenge, where thunders and cheers rise as his uncle tries to drown his sin in feasts, where his mother tosses her mourning clothes to the bed of her new husband, the same Denmark whom they rot and to death, and in which everything seems to be buried.

    Sfumato Theatre Laboratory  
  • Much Ado About Nothing Much Ado About Nothing


    By WIlliam Shakespeare · translated by Valeri Petrov · Director: Krassimir Spasov · Set design and costumes: Radina Bliznakova · Choreography: Tatiana Sokolova · Music: Stefan Valdobrev · Cast : Ivan ...

    Much Ado About Nothing is one of the most successful and performed productions of the Bulgarian Army Theatre for the last 20 years. The premiere took place in 2007 under the direction of Krasimir Spasov, winner of the IKAR Award for lifetime achievement. So far the production has been seen by more than 250 000 viewers and several generations of actors have taken parts in it.

    Balgarska Armia Theatre  
  • Murder without murder


    by Andrei Filipov · Director: Emil Bonev · Cast: Hristo Terziev, Sofia Bobcheva, Siana Nacheva

  • My father is a painter

  • My father's name is Maria


    by Ivan Angelov · Director: Asen Blatechki · Music: Hristo Namliev · Set design: Anelia Raykova · With: Stanimir Gumov, Rumen Ugrinsky, Stefan Ryadkov, Petio Petkov-Shaybata, Jeanina Stoilova, Nevena Bozukova

  • My Wife's Name Is Boris


    Director: Vladlen Aleksandrov · Cast: Liubo Neykov, Stanimir Gamov, Rumen Ugrinski, Stefan Ryadkov, Petyo Petkov, Diana Lyubenova, Ernestina Shinova and Janina Doncheva

    No one will want to find himself in a situation where his mistress suddenly tells him that she will meet with his wife to tell her all about their two-year affair.

    Open Scene Theater  
  • Neodachnici


    by Maxim Gorky · Director: Ivan Pantaleev · C: Julian Vergov, Vladimir Karamazov, Ivan Yurukov, Teodora Duhovnikova, Radena Vylkanova, Aleksandra Vasileva, Stefania Koleva, Darin Angelov, Deyan Angelov, Hristo Petkov, Nikolay Urumov, ...

  • New Bible


    by Yordan Radichkov · Director: Ivan Dobchev · Music: Asen Avramov · Set design idea: Ivan Dobchev and Stanislav Pamukchiev · Performers: Mihaela Dobreva, Boris Dalchev, Anton Tsanev · Plastics: Marion Dyrova ...

    New Bible is the second performance of the Sfumato Theatre Laboratory’s Noah’s Ark Programme dedicated to the works of Yordan Radichkov. Each of the productions is marked by the distinguished style of its director. They are united by the question of the dynamics between the local and the global and ask how to be open to the Other without losing your own identity.

    Sfumato Theatre Laboratory  
  • New Land


    based on the novel by Ivan Vazov · Stage version: Yuri Dachev · Directed by: Bina Haralampieva · Scenography and costumes: Svila Velichkova, Vanina Tsandeva · Music: Asen Avramov · Cast: Ivan Yurukov, Hristo ...

  • Nice lady in bad company


    by Andre Rusen · Translation: Svetlana Pancheva · Stage version and production: Yuri Dachev · Composer: Asen Avramov · Cast: Emanuela Shkodreva, Krusty Lafazanov, Vasil Draganov and Pavel Ivanov

    The nice lady is called Nina - bold, charming, irresistible, unstoppable in her desire to live her life the way she wants.

    Open Scene Theater  
  • Nice to meet you, Iva!


    by Iva Todorova · Set design: Elitsa Georgieva, Momchil Aleksiev · Costume design: Elitsa Georgieva · C: Iva Todorova

    When you are home alone you can engage in some pleasant pursuits. Dance in front of the mirror, stare at the sky through the window. You can indulge in a nice memory, daydream or ponder over various topics… Like Iva who asks: how many personalities live in a person? Do we do what we love? Do we love what we do? And also: what is the connection between the population of vultures and the everyday life of an advertising director? And between a love monologue and a burnt bulb?

    199 Theatre Valentin Stoichev  
  • Night of January 16th


    by Ayn Rand · Translation: Zlatna Kostova · Director: Plamen Markov · set and Costume design: Mira Kalanova · Composer: Kalin Nikolov · Cast: Nikolay Antonov, Yuliyan Rachkov, Nikolay Varbanov, Mila Bancheva, Lora ...

    Night of January 16th is the first play staged in Bulgaria by the US writer and philosopher Ayn Rand who is otherwise well-known for her novels and treatises (Ideal, The Fountainhead, Atlas Shrugged).

    Sofia Theatre  
  • Nordost - a tale of destruction Nordost


    by Torsten Buchsteiner · Director: Vasilena Radeva · C: Koina Ruseva, Angelina Slavova, Iskra Donova

    Nordost - a tale of destruction reconstructs the 57 hours, that shocked the world - terrorist acts in Dubrovka Theatre, Moscow in October 2002.

    Youth theatre Nikolai Binev  
  • Oh, you, whoever you are...


    Lyrical collage about love in verses, letters and memories of Ivan Vazov by Mirela Ivanova · Director: Boyka Velkova · Scenography and costumes: Nina Pashova · Music: Teodosiy Spasov · Choreography: Mila Iskrenova ...

    As the playwright of the spectacle Mirela Ivanova writes, we do not know Vazov so much with his intimate poetry, because "we have denied him this belonging to the sensual, personal essence of life."

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • Old Saybrook and The Last Passionate Lover


    By Woody Allen (Old Saybrook), Neil Simon (The Last Passionate Lover) · Director: Nikolay Poliakov · Scenography: Yuliana Voikova-Naiman · Cast: Nikolay Dimitrov, Milena Jivkova, Silvia Petkova, Plamen Manasiev, Martin Giaurov, ...

  • On Science


    Written, directed and performed by Kamen Donev

  • One Night with You


    After the play What the Night is for by Michael Weller · Stage version: Krasimir Spasov · Set Design and Costumes: Krasimir Vulkanov · Cast: Stefka Yanorova, Georgi Kadurin

    A peculiar love story between ordinary man and woman, Adam and Lindy. A story that tells of the impossible getting together and the impossible love.

    Balgarska Armia Theatre  
  • Orange Skin Pomarančna koža


    by Maja Pelevic · Translation: Rusanka Lyapova · Stage adaptation: Peter Denchev · Scenography and costumes: Peter Mitev · Music: Hristo Namliev · Choreography: Nadezhda Dicheva · Cast: Vittoria Nikolova, ...

  • Otherwise


    by Florian Zeller · Translation: Snezhina Rusinova-Zdravkova · Director: Vladimir Petkov · Set design: Chayka Petrusheva · Composer: Mihail Shishkov · Choreography: Mila Iskrenova · C: Georgi Kadurin, ...

    Otherwise has something common with other plays by Florian Zeller - family stories with unexpected plot twists and big questions beneath the surface. The play brings out hidden emotions and thoughts from a family dinner, and in Zeller's words it is a "less serious comedy" than his previous ones, which jumps from "farce to tragedy and from tragedy to comedy," just as human life often does.

    Youth theatre Nikolai Binev  
  • Our big french wedding


    by Jean-Jacques Bricaire and Maurice Lasaygues · Director: Asen Blatechki · Cast: Gerasim Georgiev, Svetlana Bonin, Boiko Krystanov, Evgeni Budinov, Evelin Kostova, Hristo Bonin

    А member of the parliament tries to raise his rating with a thoughtful, somewhat absurd move, organizing on the same day his son's wedding and his own. Everything would have been great if it was not the unexpected appearance of a mysterious colonel from the US Army.

    Open Scene Theater  
  • Part of a collection


    Theatrical and musical performance based on texts by Dimitar Voev · Dramatization and staging: Ivan Yurukov · Arrangement: TURPENTINE · Cast: Ivan Yurukov [guitar, ukulele, vocals], Stoyan Mladenov [violin, vocals], Nikolay ...

  • Pinochhio

  • Poker night


    performance of Casiel Noah Asher based on A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams · Stage space: Victor Andreev · Sound design: Emilian Gatsov-ELBI · Video, photography: Rebecca Naidenova · Cast: Yordan Rusin, ...

  • Poor France


    by Jean Co · Director: Bogdan Petkanin · Cast: Fahradin Fahradinov, Aleksandar Dojnov, Aleksandar Kadiev, Anelia Lucinova

    The comedy tells the story about the relationship between father and son, the sexual orientation, the thigs of life and all of that makes us different.

    Open Scene Theater  
  • Pop-Folk Chronicles: White Birds and Bullets


    Director: Neda Sokolovska · Set and costumes design: Petya Stoykova · C: Tanya Pashankova, Vesela Babinova, Zheni Aleksandrova-Lecheva, Hristina Karaivanova, Emil Kotev, Vladimir Zombori, Mak Marinov, Simeon Bonchev, Atanas Chopov

  • Pregnant women


    by Zdrava Kamenova · Director: Daniana Koeva · Composer: Lubomir Minchev · Scene and puppets: Nikolina Nedyalkova · Cast: Zoya Shopova, Zlatina Soicheva, Iva Karamancheva, Larisa Koinova

  • Pretentious Coffee


    Director: Ivan Urumov · Scenography and costumes: Nina Pashova · Music: Doni - Dobrin Vekilov · Cast: Ivan Radoev, Monjo Monev, Julian Vergov

    The comic story takes us to Sofia in 1966 at the apartment of Milcho (Julian Vergov), a 43-year-old head of an advertising bureau. He and his friends decide to hit on girls, but the trurh is that they all have forgotten how it's done.

    Balgarska Armia Theatre  
  • Provincial anecdotes


    by Aleksander Vampilov · Translation: Mihail Marinov · Play: Nikolay Urumov · Set design: Kiril Naumov · Music: Ivan Stoyanov · C: Albena Mihova, Ivaylo Kaloyanchev, Ivan Panev, Kiril Efremov, Martin Hristov, Polin ...

  • Puss in Boots Le Chat Botté


    by Charles Perrault · Directed by Roza Nikolova · Verse: Valeri Petrov · Scene: Miroslav Tsvetanov · Music: Haigashot Agasian · Cast: Roza Nikolova, Miroslav Tsvetanov

    The well-known tale by Charles Perrault but seen from a different point of view. It fascinates not only with the beautiful scenography that constantly changes the sets but also with the wonderful verses of Valeri Petrov.

    199 Theatre Valentin Stoichev  
  • Quartet for Two


    by Anatoliy Krim · Director: Vladimir Petkov · Stage designer: Petar Mitev · Cast: Tatiana Zahova, Robert Yanakiev, Donka Avramova-Bocheva and Boyan Mladenov

  • Rabbit hole


    Dir.: Ivaylo Hristov · Cast: Kristina Yaneva, Elena Telbis, Valery Yordanov, Meglena Karalambova, Asen Mutafchiev · Photo credits: Simon Varsano

    Rabbit Hole is the big hit of the contemporary American theater.

    199 Theatre Valentin Stoichev  
  • Radovan III


    by Dusan Kovacevic · Director: Anastasia Sabeva · Scenography: Ivaylo Nikolov · Costume designer: Iva Gikova · Composer: Asen Avramov · Choreography: Alexander Mandjukov · With: Valentin Tanev, Stefan ...

  • Robbery


    by Joe Orton · Translation: Rada Sharlandzhieva · Director: Mihail Petrov · Scenography and costumes: Elena Ivanova · Photos: Atanas Kanchev · Cast: Mihail Petrov, Eva Tepavicharova, Hristo Terziev, Viktor ...

    A brilliant socio-political tragicomic farce with criminal-sentimental nuances, with an exceptional sense of humor, with depths and insights, over which you can burst out laughing, but also shed many tears.

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • Romeo and Juliet


    by William Shakespeare · Director: Grigor Antonov · Music: Hristo Namliev · Scenography and costumes: Tsetska Ivaylova · With: Alexander Tonev, Martina Peneva, Nelly Sirakova, Lyudmila Daskalova, Diana Doseva, Elena ...

  • Romeo and Juliet


    by William Shakespeare · Director: Anastasia Sabeva · Scenography and costumes: Ada Paunova · Choreography: Alexander Manjukov · Music: Dobromir Kisyov · Cast: Yavor Valkanov, Kremena Deyanova, Nikolay Lukanov, ...

    Shakespeare wrote his tragic evergreen in 1597, Valery Petrov made his best translation into Bulgarian in 1981, and young actors Yavor Valkanov and Kremena Deyanova are now picking up a new read on the stage of the Youth Theater.

    Youth theatre Nikolai Binev  
  • Romy's Pool


    by Stefan Vögel · Play: Atanas Atanasov · Set and costumes design: Nina Pashova · Music: Doni - Dobrin Vekilov · C: Mimoza Bazova, Veselin Anchev, Anastasia Ingilizova, Asen Kobilarov, Evelin Kostova

  • Satirical Cabaret


    by Kalin Sermenov and Mihaela Katsarova · Production: Kalin Sermenov · Director: Nikolay Mladenov · Music: Martin Karov · Scenography and costumes: Svila Velichkova · Choreography: Tatyana Yaneva · Cast: ...

  • Scissor Happy Scissor Happy


    by Bruce Jordan and Marilyn Abrahams · Director: Ivailo Hristov · Cast: Gergana Dandanova, Nencho Ilchev, Stefania Koleva, Ivan Radoev, Veselin Rankov, Georgi Kyrkelanov, Aleksandyr Doinov

    There's a murder in a hairdressing salon, and everyone in there is a suspect. The audience is asked to help solve the crime! This is by no means the usual crminal-comedy that you might expect although it starts like one but develops fast in a ...

    Balgarska Armia Theatre  
  • Serotonin Sérotonine


    based on the novel by Michel Houellebecq · Adaptation and staging: Kris Sharkov · Scenography and multimedia: Iliyana Kancheva · Costumes: Elis Veli · Music: Emiliyan Gatsov - Elbi · Photography: Orlin ...

  • Sex, Drugs, Rock & Roll Sex, Drugs, Rock & Roll


    by Eric Bogosian · Director: Nikolai Lambrev · Cast: Ivailo Hristov, Kotzeto-Kalki, Doni

  • Shakespeare during a pandemic


    Comedy del arte by W. Shakespeare · Director: Teddy Moskov · Scenography and costumes: Svila Velichkova and Vanina Tsandeva · Music: Antoni Donchev · Cast: Svetlana Yancheva, Leonid Yovchev, Boyko Krastanov, Mak ...

  • Shveik


    Authir: Yuriy Danchev · Dir.: Bina Haralampieva · Cast: Gerasim Georgiev-Gero, Valentin Tanev · Photo credits: Simon Varsano

    The team Bina Haralampieva, Yuriy Danchev and screenographer Petya Stoykova have made a name for themselves and we know that they will offer something meaningful to the audience.Their recent premiere performance is Shveyk based on the novel by Yaroslav Haschek.

    Balgarska Armia Theatre  
  • Silent Night


    by Steven Berkoff · Translation: Mihaela Katsarova · Adaptation and staging: Valentin Ganev · Scenography: Krassimir Valkanov · Sound environment: Slav Bistrev · Doll: Dilyana Assenova, Nina Staneva, Petar ...

  • Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

  • Soap fantasies


    Director: Mihaela Tyuleva · Set design: Aleksander Garelov · Composer: Georgi Georgiev · One-man show by Kole Kitanov

  • Some People Prefer...


    Director: Ventsislav Asenov · Music: Kiril Donchev · Scenographer: Petya Stoykova · Costumes: Velina Kokalova · Choreography: Valeri Kondratsev · C: Nia Krasteva, Svetoslav Dobrev, Petar Dochev and others

    The action takes place during the Great Depression in the United States. Joe and Jerry are unemployed musicians. They've witness a murder and try to disappear from town to save their lives. The only job opportunity they have is to play in a girl ...

    Youth theatre Nikolai Binev  
  • Special occasions


    by Bernard Slade · Director: Petyr Kaukov · Set and costumes design: Elitsa Georgieva · Composer: Milen Kukosharov · C: Koyna Ruseva, Dimityr Banenkin

    Special occasions is a play for Amy and Michael, who celebrate their wedding anniversary while specifying the details of their divorce. Sad?

    Youth theatre Nikolai Binev  
  • Statute


    Concept and direction: Maria Tabakova, Elitsa Popova, Mihaela Zaimova · Choreography and dance: Maria Tabakova, Elitsa Popova, Mihaela Zaimova, Radina Harizanova, Nikola Kostadinov · Scenography and costumes: Harita Asumani · ...

  • Strangers


    by Pyotr Gladilin · Director: Georgi Angelov - Gobi · With: Maria Katsarova, Stefan Milkov

  • Strip Poker


    by Jean-Pierre Martinez · Director: Nadia Asenova · Scenography: Petya Stoykova · Music: Dobrin Vekilov - Doni · Photographer: Stefan N. Shterev · Cast: Gerasim Georgiev - Hero, Malin Krastev, Vasilena Atanasova, ...

  • Surprise


    Stage version and direction: Emil Bonev · Scenography and costumes: Elena Ivanova · Choreography: Anna Pampulova · Cast: Nikolay Urumov, Yaroslava Pavlova, Zornitsa Marinkova, Ivaylo Florov

  • Swan Song


    by Chekhov · Director: Rostislav Georgiev · Cast: Tsvetan Aleksiev, Dimitar Vasilev

  • Take it easy


    Director: Vladimir Lyutskanov · Composer: Stefan Valdobrev · Scenography: Venelin Shurelov · Costumes: Elitsa Georgieva · Choreographer: Teodora Popova · Cast: Philip Avramov, Stiliyan Stoyanov / Julian Petrov, ...

    Stefan Valdobrev has been composing music for theatrical performances since his student years at the National Academy of Theater and Film Arts, and since The Dog Board in 2000 he has also written at least one soundtrack of Bulgarian films every year.

    Youth theatre Nikolai Binev  
  • Tale for The Knight Who Has No Horse


    by Marta Gushnyovska · Director: Elzbieta Eysimont · C: Krasimir Nedev, Yulian Petrov, Yaroslava Pavlova, Aleksander Hadzhiangelov, Ahmed Yumer

    A fairy tale tells for a knight without a horse and a horse without a knight who are searching for each other.


    Youth theatre Nikolai Binev  
  • TANGOMACHINE


    tango dance performance · Idea and concept: Ivaylo Alexandrov · Choreography: Ivaylo Alexandrov, Gabriela Pancheva

    Built entirely on the aesthetics of Argentine tango and digital vision, the spectacle explores the delicate connection between the classic elegance of Tango de Salon and the creative spectacle of Tango Nuevo.

    Sfumato Theatre Laboratory  
  • Taste of Honey


    by Shelagh Delaney · Play: Krasimir Spasov · Set design: Krasimir Vylkanov · Costumes: Maria Dimitrova · Music: Sasho Mladenov · C: Stefka Yanorova, Gergana Pletnyova, Stoyko Peev, Vladislav Violinov, Vladimir ...

  • Teach Hard


    by Zdrava Kamenova · Solospectacle of Yana Ognyanova

  • Teacher


    by Jean Pierre Dopan · A monospectacle by Stoyan Pepelanov · Director: Yurii Dachev · Set and costumes design: Radina Bliznakova

  • Teremin


    by Petr Zelenka · Translation: Margarita Kyurkchieva · Play: Valentin Ganev · Director: Nikolay Gunderov · Set and costumes design: Krasimir Vylkanov · Music: Slav Bistrev · Photographer: Bozhidar Markov ...

    The biography of the russian scientist and musician Lev Sergeevich Theremin is interesting and without dramatization, but the czech director Petr Zelenka takes an episode from it and gives it life on stage.

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • The Adventures of Baron Munchausen Baron Münchhausen


    by Rudolf Erich Raspe · Dramatisation and directed by: Slavcho Malenov · Scene: Silva Bychvarova, Vasil Rokomanov · Music: Vladimir Djambazov · Сast: Rossica Spasova, Georgi Spasov

    By telling his wonderful fantasies Baron Munchausen seems unable to accept the real wrold but his stories help one little girl named Rossi to solve an important problem that tortures her soul.

    199 Theatre Valentin Stoichev  
  • The Air Princess


    by George Mccdonald · Director: Lyubomira Kostova · Dramaturg: Venelina Petrova · Set and costumes design: Mila Dikalova · C: Vittoria Nikolova, Yordan Rysin, Mariana Zhikich, Georgi Zlatarev, Zhana Rasheva

  • The Beauty Queen of Leenane The Beauty Queen of Leenane


    by Martin McDonagh · Translation: Mariana Melnishka · Director: Vladimir Lyutskanov · Scenography: Venelin Shurelov · Costumes: Elitsa Georgieva · Photographey: Gergana Damyanova · Cast: Iskra Donova, ...

    Vladimir Lyutskanov stages the first play by our favorite theater director - Martin McDonagh. The focus is on his story of "a single woman near her 40s, facing her first and probably last chance for love." Alas, not without problems.

    Youth theatre Nikolai Binev  
  • The Bet


    by David Lindsay-Aber · Director: Stefan Spasov · Translation: Matthew Todorov · Scenography and costumes: Nina Pashova · Music: Toodosii Spasov · Cast: Maria Stefanova, Vyara Tabakova, Plamen Dimov, Nencho Kostov, ...

    The Bet tells with a lot of warmth and humor the story of a difficult cohabitation and the even more difficult approach of two elderly ladies, forced to share a common room.

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • The Bird says COO


    Solo performance of Ivan Jurukov · Script: Alexander Urumov · Music: Mihail Shishkov-father

  • The Blue Beard - Marriage Without a Tale


    Director: Vasilena Radeva · Artist: Teodora Lazarova · Author's music and performance: Ervin Tul · Cast: Elena Dimitrova, Ivelina Koleva, Mila Lutskanova, Bogdan Kotareva, Vladimir Bochev

  • The box Le carton


    by Clement Michel · Translation: Natasha Kolevska · Director: Kalin Angelov · Scenography: Nikola Nalbantov · Musical arrangement: Georgi Georgiev - Antika · Cast: Julian Rachkov, Yuli Malinov, Simona Halacheva, ...

    French director and actor Clement Michel was only 25 years old when he wrote this comedy play in 1999 - the first in his life. Two years later, it was staged at the Luzern Theater and became so popular that it was soon performed in Rome and Warsaw, and then became a film.

    Sofia Theatre  
  • The Brave Little Tailor


    by the Grimm Brothers · Directed by: Ruben Garabedian · A spectacle of Georgi Spassov · with Theatre Atelie 313

    This is the story of a tailor preparing to eat some jam, but when flies settle on it, he kills seven of them with one blow. Inspired, he sets out into the world to seek his fortune.

    199 Theatre Valentin Stoichev  
  • The Bridge


    by Laurent van Vetter · Translation: Atanas Sugarev · Director: Sava Dragunchev · Scene and costumes: Elis Veli · Composer: Abel Duvoire · Choreography: Valeria Koleva · Cast: Jivko Sirakov, Bojidar Mitsev

    A comedy play telling the story of two men in desperate search of humaneness with an unfading love impulse that resists even before the face of death.

    Azaryan Theatre  
  • The Cabinet Minister's Wife


    by Branislav Nushich · Director: Nedialko Delchev · Scene: Petar Mitev · Music: Kaloyan Dimitrov · Cast: Lilia Maravilia, Daria Simeonova, Asen Mutafchiev, Ulian Rachkov, Nikolai Varbanov, Simona Halacheva, Boris ...

    In The Cabinet Minister’s Wife the classic master of comedy Branislav Nušić skillfully jokes with a painfully familiar phenomenon. Both a biting political satire and an ingenious anecdote, the play shows how in a single morning the simple wife of a newly fledged politician turns into a power-hungry woman.

    Sofia Theatre  
  • The Canopy


    by Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette · Directed by: Stefan Spasov · Cast: Gergana Dandanova, Veselin Anchev, Eli Koleva, Yasen Atanasov, Meglena Karalambova, Ivan Nalbantov

  • The Cat Band


    Music: Stefan Dimitrov · Libretto: Gergana Sotirova · Director: Biserka Kolevska · Set design: Zlatka Vacheva · Choreography: Zhasmina Stoyanova · C: Bon-Bon

  • The Coin


    Author and director: Boyan Kracholov · Scene and costumes: Elena Ivanova · Cast: Stefan Mavrodiev, Stanka Kalcheva, Svetoslav Doobrev, Raya Peeva, Georgi Gotsin, Aleksandar Hadjiangelov

    The play The Coin confronts the themes about creativity, death and money in a mythological dramatic situation.

    Youth theatre Nikolai Binev  
  • The Colour of the deep water


    by Olya Stoyanova · Director: Boyka Velkova · Composer: Teodosii Spasov · Choreographer: Tatyana Sokolova · C: Boyka Velkova, Emanuela Shkodreva, Vyara Tabakova, Eva Danailova, Pavel Ivanov, Yavor Vylkanov

  • The Confession of Don Juan


    by Anatoliy Krim · Stage and musical picture: Ivaylo Hristov · Stage design: Vladimir Shishkov · Costume design: Nina Pashova · C: Vasil Mihailov, Tigran Torosian, Leonid Yovchev, Gergana Dandanova

  • The Dance of Death Dödsdansen


    Programme To Damask · by August Strindberg · Director: Margarita Mladenova · Scene and costumes: Daniela Oleg Ljahova · Cast: Svetlana Iancheva, Vladimir Penev, Cvetan Aleksiev

    After the first brilliant part of the programme To Damask by Sfumato Theatre Workshop came the second performance by August Strindberg ? The Dance of Death. Again the director is Margarita Mladenova who continues her thinking about life, man and ...

    Sfumato Theatre Laboratory  
  • The Dinner


    by Hermann Koch · Director: Plamen Markov · Scenography and costumes: Mira Kalanova · Music: Kalin Nikolov · Cast: Daria Simeonova, Ivaylo Geraskov, Lilia Maravilya, Mikhail Milchev, Plamen Manasiev, Bistra Ijoma Okereke, ...

    We do not serve this title for the first time: after Dutch writer Herman Koch's novel came out and won a bunch of awards in 2009, his controversial film adaptation with Richard Gere, Rebecca Hall and Steve Coogan (directed by Oren Muverman) arrived here at the CineLibri festival in 2017.

    Sofia Theatre  
  • The dirty bastard


    By Jordi Galceran · Director: Plamen Panev · Scenography: Nikolay Nikolov · Translation: Neva Micheva · Cast: Svetlana Bonin, Asen Blatechki, Nikolay Urumov, Hristo Bonin.

    The situation is quite obvious at first glance - one man is waiting for a job interview together with other people. But who are they actually?

    Open Scene Theater  
  • The Double Bass Der Kontrabas


    By Patrick Süskind · Director: Plamen Markov · Monospectacle of Valentin Ganev

    The one-man show “The Double Bass” is one of unusually long life. It was staged in 2000 and over the years the performance of Valentin Ganev, one of the leading actors of the National Theatre, has won him a number of theatre awards in Bulgaria and has travelled to more than 15 festivals in Europe and USA.

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • The Drunken Ones


    by Ivan Vyrypaev · Director: Yavor Gyrdev · Set design: Nikola Toromanov · Music: Kalin Nikolov · Costume design: Svila Velichkova · Choreography: Violeta Vitanova, Stanislav Genadiev · Cast: Svetlana ...

    All of the characters in the play by Ivan Vyrypaev, one of the intriguing contemporary Russian playwrights, are drunk. Drunkenness is here a concept, a metaphor and a condition in which everyone reaches a paradoxical spiritual revelation.

    Zad Kanala Small City Theatre  
  • The Elephant’s Child The Elephant’s Child


    By Todor Valov · Based on the story by Rudyard Kipling · Director: Todor Valov · Cast: Maya Bezhanska, Galina Savova, Elena Rusalieva, Marieta Petrova, Atanas Bonchev-Nakata/Kamen Asenov, Georgi Stoyanov

  • The end of the game


    by Samuel Beckett · Translation: Mariya Koev · Director: Zafir Radjab · Scene and costumes: Siyana Peichinova · Cast: Vladimir Solakov, Zapryan Atanasov, Boyan Feradjiev, Deniza Pavlova

  • The End of the Garden


    by Chekhov · Directed by: Georgi Mihalkov · Choreography: Iva Karamancheva · Costumes: Stoyan Radev Ge. K. · C: Desislava Chuturkova and Milen Nikolov

    Anton Chekhov and the great love of his life - a mystery suffered, left undiscovered between the lines of his works.

    City Mark Art Center  
  • The Father


    by Florian Zeller · Director: Diana Dobreva · Set design: Mira Kalanova · Music: Petya Dimanova · Photographer: Stefan Nenkov Shterev · C: Vladimir Penev, Radina Kyrdzhilova, Julian Vergov, Teodora Duhovnikova, ...

  • The Fisherman and His Soul The Fisherman and His Soul


    by Oscar Wilde · Director: Marius Kurkinski · Cast: Vladimir Karamazov, Radena Valkanova, Ana Papadopulu, Velislav Pavlov

    A fisherman accidently captures and falls in love with a mermaid but must make a sacrifice to be with her. A fairytale, reminiscent of The Little Mermaid, parodying usual divisions between body and soul.

    199 Theatre Valentin Stoichev  
  • The Footnotes


    by Mirela Ivanova · Director: Katya Petrova · Scenography: Boris Dalchev · Music: Prof. Hristo Yotsov · Cast: Maria Kavardzhikova, Paraskeva Dzhukelova, Iliana Kodzhabasheva, Ana Papadopoulou, Vyara Tabakova, Irina Miteva

    Mirela Ivanova's play enters a territory that in one way or another is painful for many of us - the relationship between parents and children. In the center is the difficult unity between a famous actress and her daughters, each of whom is harmed by life in a different way.

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • The Goat or Who is Silvya?


    by Edward Albee · Directed by Yavor Gurdev · Scenography and clothes: Nikola Toromanov · Music: Kalin Nikolov · Cast: Boyka Velkova, Mihail Bilalov, Yulian Vergov, Ivo Arukov

    The Goat or Who is Silvya? tells the story of a married middle-aged architect who falls in love with Sylvia. However, the topic of infidelity is seen in a whole new light, because Sylvia is ... a goat.

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • The God of Carnage


    by Yasmina Reza · Translation: Snezhina Rusinova-Zdravkova · Director: Anton Ugrinov · Scenography and costumes: Nikola Toromanov · Music: Kalin Nikolov · C: Aleksandra Vasileva, Vladimir Karamazov, Radena ...

    Two boys have had a fight and one of them is left with two broken teeth. This accident becomes the occasion for their parents to meet with the intention to decently and reasonably discuss the situation and its consequences for their sons. But the thin surface of their polite conversation soon starts to crack up and it gets more and more difficult to find out who is to be blamed for the aggression.

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • The Government Inspector Ревизор


    by Nikolai Gogol · Directed by Boiko Bogdanov · Cast: Sava Piperov, Maria Sapundjieva, Nevena Kaludova, Mihail Milchev, Nikolai Antonov, Rosen Belov, Hristo Terziev, Plamen Sirakov, Kalin Vrachanski, Nikolai Varbanov, Milen Nikolov, ...

    In a small town where the mayor is not very well performing his duties, spreads a rumor that a government inspector is coming for the capital city that will be undercover. Rumor says he is already in town and logically everybody decides that the ...

    Sofia Theatre  
  • The gramophone


    Concert performance of Viktor Kalev · Text: Vanya Shtereva · With:

    An exciting journey through the years, filled with humor, nostalgia and love. Autobiographical stories of Viktor Kalev and Bulgarian songs of favorite artists, sung and played by the actor.

    Open Scene Theater  
  • The Guilty


    by Dimityr Dimov · Director: Yurii Dachev · Set and costume design: Radina Bliznakova · Music: Asen Avramov · C: Stoyan Pepelanov, Iliana Kodzhabasheva/Eva Danailova, Hristo Cheshmedzhiev, Victoria Koleva, Pavel Ivanov, ...

  • The Holiday


    Director: Yavor Gyrdev · Set design and costumes: Svila Velichkova and Elitsa Rangelova · Music: Kalin Nikolov · C: Boyko Krystanov, Mak Marinov, Katalin Stareyshinski, Vesela Babinova, Ivan Byrnev, Anastasia Lyutova, Hristo ...

  • The Homecoming


    by Harold Pinter · Director: Yavor Gurdev · Scenography and costumes: Svila Velichkova · Music: Kalin Nikolov · Translation: Galina Tomova - Stankeva · Photographer: Stefan N. Shterev · Cast: Vladimir Penev, ...

    The Homecoming is a play written in 1964 by Harold Pinter and first published in 1965. Its premières in London (1965) and New York (1967) were both directed by Peter Hall. The original Broadway production won the 1967 Tony Award for Best Play.

    Zad Kanala Small City Theatre  
  • The House of Anger


    By F.G.Lorka · Director and scenography: Diana Dobreva · Music: Petya Dimanova · Cast: Georgi Zlatarev, Jana Rasheva, Ivet Radulova, Donka Avramova-Bocheva, Yana Kuzova, Nikolina Yancheva, Lilyana Shomova, Alesia Yosifova.

    Eight women stuck in a house and forced to be in mourning.

    Vazrajdane Theatre  
  • The Illusion


    by Tony Kushner · Translation: Iskra Nikolova · Director: Byurhan Kerim · Scenography and costumes: Nikol Trendafilova · Musical arrangement: Hristo Namliev · Stage fight: ch. Assistant Professor Dr. Kamen Ivanov ...

  • The Importance of Being Earnest The Importance of Being Earnest


    by Oscar Wilde · Director: Krassimir Spassov · C: Tigran Torosian, Veselin Rankov Georgi Karkelanov, Plamena Getova, Anastasia Ingilizova, Antoaneta Dobreva - Nettie, Mimoza Basova, Alexandar Doynov, Vladislav Violinov

    How a noble English family can obtain a ''non-earnest" son-in-law finding him when he was a baby in a travelling bag on Victoria railway Station. An elegant whim of fortune, misunderstandings and absurd obstacles come across the way of two ...

    Balgarska Armia Theatre  
  • The Iron Candelstick

  • The Libertine


    by E.E. Schmidt · Translation: Snezhina Rusinova-Zdravkova · Director: Stoyan Radev · Stage design: Nikola Toromanov · Costume design: Elis Veli · Composer: Viktor Stoyanov · Cast: Iriney Konstantinov, Lilia ...

  • The lie


    by Florian Zeler · Director: Borislav Chakrinov · Costumes: Martina Variiska · Cast: Asen Blatechki, Koina Ruseva, Milena Markova, Stefan Ivanov

    What is the truth? What is it? The play by French playwright Florian Zeller - The lie has become a world theater hit without answering these questions.

    Open Scene Theater  
  • The Little Foxes


    by Lillian Hellman · Director: Bina Haralampieva · Play: Mirela Ivanova · Set and costumes design: Svila Velichkova · Music: Asen Avramov · C: Ana Papadopulu, Darin Angelov, Ivan Yurukov, Marin Rangelov, Radina ...

    The Little Foxes are described as a "passionate read of our tense times," but the play's roots go back to the 1939 psychological drama of activist Lillian Hellman, which first steps on Broadway.

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • The Little Man With The Big Nose

  • The little zero


    by Gianni Rodari · Screenplay and direction: Mila Kolarova, Rumen Gavanozov · Scenography: Mila Kolarova, Rumen Gavanozov · Music: Martin Lyubenov · With: Mila Kolarova, Rumen Gavanozov

  • The Lover


    by Harold Pinter · Director: Deyan Donkov · Stage design and costumes: Nikola Toromanov · Music: Emilian Gatsov-Elby · C: Deyan Donkov, Radina Kardzhilova · Photographer: Stefan Nenkov Shterev

  • The Luck of the Cuckoo


    by Zdrava Kamenova and Mariana Sybeva · Play: Milko Yovchev · Set design: Irina Vasileva · C: Yana Ognyanova, Zdrava Kamenova

    This night is very important for two peculiar cuckoos. The first one will present her new, most significant book to the audience, and the other one will perform her first rock concert ...

    City Mark Art Center  
  • The lucky one with the rusty revolver


    by Ekaterina Georgieva · Director: Eva Danailova · Scenography: Mihael Todorov · Music: Hristo Namliev · With: Elena Ivanova, Georgi Spasov, Petar Petrov Pero, Nencho Kostov, Stefan Dodurov

  • The machines are bitches


    Text: Gergana Dimitrova and Zdrava Kamenova after the idea of ​​Ivo Stamenov Otto · Director: Gergana Dimitrova · Assistant director: Stefani Stefanova · Scenography: Nikola Nalbantov · Music: Pavel Terziiski ...

  • The Man from Earth


    by Jerome Bixby's film with the same name · Director: Georgi Mihalkov · Costumes: Petar Mitev · Composer: Ivan Dragolov · C: Hristo Shopov, Georgi Zlatarev, Ivet Radulova, Mariana Zhikic, Robert Yanakiev, Svejen Mladenov, ...

    The Man from Earth is an American drama science fiction film written by Jerome Bixby. The Man from Earth is a story of a dream. A dream in which memories of 14 000 years fall on us.

    Vazrajdane Theatre  
  • The Night of the Iguana


    by Tennessee Williams · Director: Vessela Vasileva · Scenography: Elena Ivanova · Cast: Georgi Zlatarev, Donka Avramova - Bocheva, Sanya Borisova, Jana Rasheva, Mariana Zhikich, Vittoria Nikolova, Hristo Botev Stanchev, ...

  • The Observers


    by Konstantin Iliev · Director: Yavor Gyrdev · Set design: Nikola Toromanov · Costumes design: Svila Velichkova · Music: Kalin Nikolov · Photographer: Stefan Nenkov Shterev · C: Anna Papadopulu, Blagovest ...

  • The Operation


    by Ivo Siromahov · Director: Boris Pankin · Cast: Marian Bachev, Orlin Goranov, Toni Minasyan, Miglena Stoeva

    In his the play, Ivo Siromahov describes the mismatch between the patients 'fears and the imperturbability of the doctors.

    Open Scene Theater  
  • The Picture of Dorian Gray


    based on Oscar Wilde's novel, adaptation by John O'Connor and Merlin Holland · Translation: Denitsa Dimitrova · Director: Stayko Murdzhev · Set design: Teodor Kiryakov · Costumes: Petya Boyukova · Music: Petyr ...

  • The Princess and the Pea Prinsessen på ærten


    based on the story by Hans Christian Andersen · Directed by: Atanas Ilkov · Puppets: Iva Hadjieva · Cast: Tzvetoslava Simeonova, Georgi Stoianov

    Inadvertently, a shy and very embarassed girl from the audience manages to seriously mix up the plans of the story-teller.
    And this is exactly when and where the magic of theatre begins...



    Central Puppet Theatre – Yanko Sakazov Hall  
  • The Princesses and the Dragon The Princesses and the Dragon


    by Milada Mashatova · Directed by Kiryakos Argiropulos · Scenography: Anna Pulieva · Music: Petar Tsankov · Cast: Georgi Stoianov, Mimi Jordanova, Cvetoslava Simeonova,  Stanislav Stanev

    A funny story about the dragon that decided to look for a wife and visited many kingdoms to find a princess for his home.

    Central Puppet Theatre – Gurko Hall  
  • The puppy that couldn't bark


    by Gianni Rodari · Director: Vesselin Boydev · Scenography: Hristina Stoilova · Music: Ivan Garbachev · With: Daniela Teneva, Dimitar Nikolov, Natalia Vasileva, Rumen Karamanov

  • The river at sunset


    Screenplay, direction and scenography: Prof. Dr. Alexander Iliev · Costumes: Boryana Georgieva · Music: Nikolay Ivanov-Om · With: students of Theater of Movement - Pantomime, with artistic director Prof. Dr. Alexander Iliev

  • The Road to Aphrodite


    Author and performance by: Boyka Velkova · Scenography: Venelin Shurelov · Scenography: Martin Penev · Musical picture: Teodosii Spasov · Photographer: Elena Spasova

    Boyka Velkova walks the path between the past and the present, the person and the actress, sin and forgiveness, in order to reveal the true multifaceted nature of the woman in her new solo spectacle The Road to Aphrodite.

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • The Rural King's Speech


    by Rumen Leonidov · Director: Elin Rahnev · Monospectacle of Dian Machev

  • The Same Day


    by Stefan Ivanov · Director: Estefania Fadul · C: Avgustina-Kalina Petkova and Nadya Keranova · Photos: Yana Lozeva

  • The Son


    by Florian Zeller · Director: Diana Dobreva · Scenography: Mira Kalanova · Music: Petya Dimanova · Choreography: Deyan Georgiev · Cast: Zahari Baharov, Teodora Duhovnikova, Vladimir Penev, Aneta Ivanova, Alexander ...

    In case you watched The Father at the National Theater (for which Diana Dobreva took an Askeer award for directing), you also know to some extent The Son - except that much of the same team is behind it, the play is the last in the trilogy of French playwright Florian Zeller.

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • The Spirit of The Poet


    by Stefan Tsanev · Director: Margarita Mladenova · Costumes: Daniela Oleg Liahova · Music: Asen Avramov · Cast: Hristo Mutafchiev, Valentin Tanev, Pavlin Petrunov

    Sofia, fictionally 1892. Stefan Stambolov’s dream in which he and Zahariy Stoyanov have to decide what to do with the “poet from the cover of the reader,” Hristo Botev who had turned up unexpectedly. The ex-revolutionaries and present-day rulers face a difficult choice.

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • The Stag King


    theatrical tale by Carlo Gozzi · Director: Biserka Kolevska · Scenography: Svila Velichkova · Music: Mikhail Shishkov · Costumes and masks: Elena Tsonkova · With: Lyubomir Zhelev, Georgi Yanev

  • The Three Little Pigs The Three Little Pigs


    Written and directed by Venelin Kiosev · Scene: Maya Petrova · Music by Haigashot Agasian · Cast: Nella Hadjieva, Elena Rusalieva, Mimi Yordanova, Todor Dimitrov, Anelia Nicheva

    Meet new friends who are a bit naive, but very good-hearted. Suitable for children above 3.

    Central Puppet Theatre – Gurko Hall  
  • The Twelve Angry


    based on 12 Angry Men by Reginald Rose and the movie scripts from 1957, 1997 and 2007 · Director: prof. Plamen Markov · Set design: Mira Kalanova · Composer: Petya Dimanova · Cast: Ivet Radulova, Donka Avramova-Bocheva, ...

    The end of a trial. Twelve jurors have gathered to decide the fate of an 18-year-old boy accused of first degree murder. All jurors are convinced he is guilty. All but one. Will they manage to impartially decide whether he is guilty or not guilty? Will they manage to overcome all of their prejudices? Their own past? If all vote “guilty” there is only one punishment: a life sentence.

    Vazrajdane Theatre  
  • The White Rat


    by Maria Irene Fornes · Translation: Anna Yanakieva, Slava Yanakieva · Director: Anna Yanakieva · Scenography and costumes: Martina Mahmudieva · Composer: Mira Iskarova · Choreographer: Ivet Lazarova-Torosyan ...

    The White Rat is a theatrical diptych in which the actors are given the opportunity to interpret the two dramatic roles in a unique way, placing themselves in the position of both characters.

    Sfumato Theatre Laboratory  
  • The Wild Duck


    by Henrik Ibsen · Translation: Antonia Buchukovska · Director: Kris Sharkov · Playwright: Svetlana Pancheva · Set design: Nikola Toromanov · Music: Asen Avramov · C: Ana Papadopulu, Valentin Balabanov, ...

    Young director Kris Sharkov has asserted himself as a strong presence in contemporary Bulgarian theatre. Wild Duck is the third play by the modern playwright Henrik Ibsen that he brings on the stage shifting the plot in a contemporary context.

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • The Winter of Our Discontent


    based on the novel by John Steinbeck · Dramaturgical version: Yurii Dachev · Director: Bina Haralampieva · Set design: Svila Velichkova · C: Ilka Zafirova, Svetlana Yancheva, Vasilena Atanasova, Katalin Stareyshinska, ...

    The Winter of Our Discontent is the story of Ethan Allen Hawley, a member of a once great family turned broke. Ethan, an honest man, spends his days reliving the old days of family glory, while working as a grocery clerk in a store his family once owned.

    Zad Kanala Small City Theatre  
  • The wound Philoctete (Post-truth Lemnos)


    based on the play Philoctete by Heiner Müller · Director: Boris Krastev · Stage design: Gergana Lazarova-Rinkel, Yana Vasileva, Rositsa Grancharova · Music: Karolina Koynova · Ct: Ivan Nikolov, Atanas Petkov, Dejan ...

  • Theatre, My Love!


    By Valeri Petrov · Director: Kasiel Noah Asher · Music: Emilian Gatsov-Elbi · Set design: Krasimira Serafimova · Costums: Tochka, Kasiel  Noah Asher · Cast: Kasiel Noah Asher, Krasimira Kuzmanova, Lilia ...

    Theatre 199 celebrates his 50 anniversary by this play. And that is not an accidentaly thrown dice of destiny.

    199 Theatre Valentin Stoichev  
  • Therapists


    by Christopher Durang · Translation: Zlatna Kostova · Director: Vladlen Aleksandrov · Set design: Elena Ivanova · C: Yavor Borisov, Sofia Bobcheva, Kalin Syrmenov, Aleksandra Syrchadzhieva, Boyan Arsov, Martin Karov

  • This is me, this is you


    Author's performance by Orlin Dyakov · Music: Krasi Yanev · Poster: Marina Marinova · With: Stefan Sarchadjiev and Velizara Petkova

  • Three Cats on the Roof


    by Emil Yotovski · Director: Anna Petrova · Set design: Antonia Popova · C: Anna Petrova, Ani Mihaylova, Boryana Pavlova, Vasil Draganov, Ivaylo Kaloyanchev

  • Three Men and One Margarita


    by Liza Shopova · Play: Liza Shopova · Set design: Antonia Popova · Music: Martin Karov · C: Hristo Mutafchiev, Petyr Kalchev, Asen Mutafchiev, Margarita Hlebarova

  • Three Tall Women


    by Edward Albee · Director: Stefan Spasov · Music: Teodosiy Spasov · Set design: Nina Pashova · C: Maria Stefanova, Victoria Koleva, Radina Borshosh, Vasilena Vincenco

  • Time Has Stopped


    by Donald Margulise · Director: Ivaylo Hristov · Cast: Kristina Yaneva, Penko Gospodinov, Plamen Sirakov, Daniela Stamova

    Time Has Stopped delves into the lives of those, who decide to put themselves in risk on a daily basis contrary to those who prefer living in their comfort zones.

    199 Theatre Valentin Stoichev  
  • Tiramissu


    by Joanna Owsianko · Translated by Mariana Minkovska · Directed by Nikolay Poljakov · Set design and costumes Ognyana Serafimova · Assistant constumes Iskra Petkova · Video Evgenia Sarbeva · Cast Lilija ...

    They are young and beautiful, they are working at an advertising agency and making good money. They are making it out just fine amid the temptations and traps of the big city, they know how to dress and where to go. They are an object of admiration ...

    Sofia Theatre  
  • To Pencho With Love


    Solo spectacle of Elena Grozdeva

  • Trash


    by Elena Telbis · Director: Ivaylo Hristov · Scenography: Kristina Yaneva · Cast: Elena Telbis/Vesela Babinova, Svetlana Yancheva, Anastasiya Liytova

    With her first play Elena Telbis won the competition of Theater 199 for contemporary Bulgarian dramaturgy.

    199 Theatre Valentin Stoichev  
  • Two


    by Tanya Shahova · Director: Yirii Dachev · Cast: Mariya Kavardzhikova, Boyka Velkova

    A play about the great Bulgarian poetesses - Elisaveta Bagryana and Dora Gabe.

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • Uninhibited


    by Jordi Galseran · Director: Anton Ugrinov · Music: Hristo Namliev · Cast: Alexander Kadiev, Stella Gancheva, Rada Kayryakova, Borislav Zahariev, Stefan Popov

    "Lying could be an art form," says director Anton Ugrinov. "It could be a tool for manipulation and submission, it could be noble in order to preserve the feelings of the other, and it could be a way of life. The topic of Lying has always fascinated me, both in theater and in our being. "

    Aleko Konstantinov Satirical Theatre  
  • Us, the Birds


    by Yordan Radichkov · Director: Elitsa Petkova · Scenography and costumes: Iva Gikova, Ivaylo Nikolov · Composer: Plamen Petkov · Cast: Zornitsa Marinkova, Antonia Kundakova, Alexander Grigorov, Ahmet Ismail, Bernard ...

    Us, the Birds by Yordan Radichkov is a life story from birth to becoming a bird's feather. The sparrows hatch before our eyes and begin to fight.

    Youth theatre Nikolai Binev  
  • Vanity Fair


    after the novel by William Makepeace Thackeray · Adaptation: Kate Hamil · Translation, stage version and direction: Margarita Macheva · Scenography and costumes: Marina Raichinova · Music: Petar Dundakov · ...

  • Voices for rent


    by Hristo Botev · Directed by: Hristo Botev · Scenography and costumes: Vessela Dineva · Music: Angel Prodanov · With: Gergana Stoyanova, Simeon Vladov, Viktor Tanev, Simona Traykova and Hristo Botev

  • Vrazhaletz


    by St. L. Kostov · Director: Georgi Stoilov · Cast: Lubomir Neikov, Petyo Petkov, Desi Bakardzieva, Albena Pavlova

    In this reading of Vrazhaletz won't find hints of moralizing. This is a vivid narrative of the play St. Kostov for greedy but pleasant peasants deceived by sophisticated crook.


    Open Scene Theater  
  • We will not pay! We will not pay!


    by Dario Fo · Director: Teddy Moskov · Painter: Svila Velichkova · Composer: Antoni Donchev · With: Mila Bancheva/Neda Spasova, Mihail Milchev, Nevena Kaludova, Nikolay Varbanov, Plamen Manasiev, Sava Piperov, Yuli ...

  • We, the Sparrows Ние, врабчетата


    by Jordan Radichkov · Directed by Katia Petrova · Scene: Kolio Karamfilov · Sound: Svetlozar Georgiev · Cast: Marieta Petrova, Maya Bezhanska, Rumen Gavanozov, Rumen Ugrinski, Galina Savova, Tsvetelin Pavlov

    The little sparrows have just learnt how to fly when they decide to leave the world of the birds and become... pedestrians dreaming for a better life in a perfect civilization.

    Central Puppet Theatre – Gurko Hall  
  • Wedding follies


    by Alexei Kozhuharov, inspired by Pajamas for six by Mark Kamoleti · Staging: Alexey Kozhuharov · Scene: Georgi Georgiev · C: Milica Gladnishka, Milena Markova - Maca, Janet Miovska, Simeon Vladov, Nikolay Todorov, Bozhidar ...

    Married couple. He has a lover. She has a lover. A typical situation... Until the four of them are at the same time under one roof...

    Open Scene Theater  
  • What should we do with the cello


    by Matei Vișniec · Director: Nikolay Polyakov · Scenography: Marina Raychinova · Plastic vision: Anna Pampulova · Music direction: prof. Hristo Yotsov · Cast: Valentin Tanev, Snezhina Petrova, Marin Yanev, prof. ...

  • What the Old Man Does Is Always Right


    by Andersen · Adaptation: Iurii Dachev and Nina Dimitrova · Cast: Theatre Kredo: Nina Dimitrova and Dimitar Nestorov

    There are two interesting facts about 199 Theater’s November premiere. First, it’s performed by the Credo Theater – Nina Dimitrova and Vasil Vasilev-Zueka. Second, the play is based on the homonymous story by Andersen. But just ...

    199 Theatre Valentin Stoichev  
  • When the thunder strikes, how the echo fades


    by Peyo Yavorov · Play and director: Bina Haralampieva · Dramaturg: Mirela Ivanova · Set and costume design: Svila Velichkova · Music: Asen Avramov · C: Atanas Petkov, Bogdan Buhalov, Darin Angelov, Ivan Yurukov, ...

    When the thunder strikes, how the echo fades carries a deeply psychological case compared to Ibsen's work - what happens when the man who raped the woman years ago and she gave birth to her husband's son after this act returns to the life of a family?

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • White nights


    by Dostoevski · Dramatic version: Nadezhda Koleva, Rumen Draganov · Consultant: Margarita Mladenova · Music: Hristo Namliev · Costumes: Desislava Ivanova · Photographer: Georgi Sirkatov · Cast: Nadezhda ...

  • Who - whom


    based on the play At the end of the weekend by Momo Kapor · Translation: Maria – Joanna Stoyadinovich and Asya Tihinova – Jovanovich · Stage version and direction: Kalin Sarmenov · Scenography: Kiril Naumov ...

  • Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf? Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf?


    by Edward Albee · Director: Stoyan Radev · Cast: Irini Jhambonas, Katalin Stareyshinska, Malin Krystev, Vladimir Zombori

    Although the play of Edward Albee is from the United States, it was approved by censorship, probably because it tells of the turbulent relationship of bourgeois spouses (George and Martha).

    Zad Kanala Small City Theatre  
  • Winnie the Pooh Winnie the Pooh


    by A.A.Milne · Directed by:Miroslav Tzvetanov · Scene: Miroslav Tzvetanov · Music: Haigashod Aigasian · Cast: Roza Nikolova, Miroslav Tzvetanov

    The merry and funny story of Winnie the Pooh and his friends is the favourite story of all children aroud the world. The adventures of Winnie the Pooh, Pigglet, Rabbit, Kenga and Jori will take you into the world of friendship.

    Театър Ателие 313  
  • Women's arts for a happy marriage


    after the books Women's Arts for a Happy Marriage by Jona P. Stoyanova and Home and Society - a book of the etiquette in the Kingdom of Bulgaria by Lili Yanakieva · Playwright: Stefan Ivanov · With: Vasilena Vincenzo, Milenita

    The play is about the meeting between women of different generations and centuries, about their stories, truths and self-delusions and about the long road to dialogue, understanding and gender equality. The modern woman looks back at her past to think about and understand her present.

    Sfumato Theatre Laboratory  
  • Wonderful Boys


    by the plot of the movie The Full Monty · Director: Vladimir Luckanov · Music: David Iazbeck · Libretto: Terence Mac Noly · C: Darin Angelov, Iasen Atanasov (child), Konstantin Stanchev (child), Iskra Donova, Iavor ...

    Despite the skepticism when we talk about a musical in Bulgaria, the Youth Theatre had no hesitations and put on stage some spectacles form that genre and they were good. That is why the new American musical that will open the season – ...

    Youth theatre Nikolai Binev  
  • Yan Bibiyan and the devil Fiut


    Dir.: Hristo Botev Stanchev · Cast: Stanislav Peev, Lilyana Shomova, Robert Yanakiev, Svejen Mladenov, Ivet Radulova, Hristo Botev

    In everyone lurks a little devil that wants very often to take over. It depends only on us whether we'll let him.

    Vazrajdane Theatre  
  • Yes, Minister!


    by Antony Jay and Johnatan Lynn · Director: Boris Pankin · Costumes: Petar Mitev · Cast: Krastyo Lafazanov, Marian Bachev, Toni Minasyan, Rada Kayrakova, Konstantin Ikonomov, Svetoslav Peev

  • You drove me crazy


    Director: Bogdan Petkanin · Cast: Ruslan Maynov, Maria Sapundzhieva, Nencho Ilchev, Kiril Efremov, Tihomir Blagoev, Pavel Ivanov, Rada Kayryakova

  • Zorba


    based on the novel by Nikos Kazandzakis · Director: Bina Haralampieva · Scenography and costumes: Svila Velichkova · Music: Asen Avramov · Photographer: Stefan N. Shterev · Cast: Gerasim Georgiev - Gero, Mak ...

    "Zorba is a man who fights a complex world and is sure he will come out as a winner," director Bina Haralampieva tells Channel 3 about the main character in her performance.

    Zad Kanala Small City Theatre  

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