• The Beauty of Korea

    25 October 2019

    If the words kimchi, japchae, gimbam and bibimbap tickle your tongue, but are also the only bits of Korean tradition you know, this one's for you. To celebrate 30 years of diplomacy between our country and theirs, Korean AN Art Group arrives with traditional music and dance packed in a concert. We are watching it for free on October 25 from 18:30 at Hall 2 of the National Palace of Culture.
  • Melba Live #8

    22 October 2019

    photo: a project by Eva Ventova and Vladislav Iliev

    As they prepare their Melba Fest, Studio Komplekt warms us up with a new meeting with local design heroes to get to know the minds and processes behind current really good visual projects. With free entry, on October 22 at 18:30 at Generator we are discussing interior design with Antonina Ilieva (from DontDIY) and Elina Zheleva (from launchlabs), product design and digital art with Eva Ventova and Vladislav Iliev and animation with Vesela Dancheva (from Compote Collective).
  • Russian Cinema Week

    17 October 2019

    A computer game designer discovers that he was somehow erased from the memory of all his family when he was chosen for a mysterious mission: to become a customs officer between parallel worlds. This novel by Sergei Lukyanenko comes to life in the fiction of the same name, which jumps on screen at the Russian Cultural Center on October 24 at 7:00 pm. What else from the latest Russian cinema we watch there without money from the 23rd to the 29th, see here.
  • Human of the year

    21 October 2019

    Do not brag about your closest human that makes pancakes for you all year long. Instead blow the whistle for your human rights hero. For the 12th time, BHC have been collecting nominees for their contribution to human rights, so if you admire what someone is doing with their voice or example, praise them - from October 21 to November 15 at humanoftheyear.org.
  • SoDoggy vol.3

    20 October 2019

    Since 2009, Animal Rescue has been rescuing, treating, caring for and giving for adoption dogs and cats of all sizes, but at its farm, there are still hundreds of animals at any given time. How do they feed them all? It's hard, but you can help by putting a penny in a donation box at the Soho co-working house on October 20 (12:00-18 00) or by buying an accessory for a dog or a person from Ador Barador - the money is converted into bags of food.
  • Cinedoc

    17 October 2019

    Karen Winter is a Norwegian filmmaker with an extremist background. The Exit documentary brings these two things together: Karen brings to the camera memories of her own crimes, traumas, fears and the courage to shed the hatred of her life at one time while conducting intimate interviews with former extremists from several countries. We are looking down at KEVA on October 23 at 7:45 pm.
  • Afro Party

    19 October 2019

    If you don't get to the workshops with her this weekend at Studio Dance Zone, no worries. On October 19, Byshara Shokolate, a hip-hop, modern jazz, step and dancehall dancer and choreographer, enters the African party at the V parka hall as a special guest. Entrance is 10BGN, the start at 21:30, before and after Byshara the dancefloor will be heated by Kin Riddimz, Ester & Viks, Yambadon, DJ Kizombie and dancer Maria Kossa.
  • Zachary The Painter

    10 October 2019

    This Bulgarian opera, written by Pavel Spasov in 1957, is inspired by the life of the artist and revivalist Zachary Zograf and, although he does not follow his biography quite accurately, tells of his tragic romance with his brother Christian's wife. It premieres on October 11 and 13 at the Sofia Opera and Ballet.
  • Roller Bounce

    16 October 2019

    You keep your balance in roller skates(with mandatory silicone wheels) in Mixtape 5 when Ramsey Hercules breaks with disco, funk and soul pieces, so you can totally feel like you are in an American movie. The tour starts at 7pm on October 16th for 5BGN at the entrance, with the moving shoes being yours.
  • ACT Festival for Independent Theater

    10 October 2019

    The ACT Festival for Independent Theater raises degrees from October 18 to October 23 and brings together four foreign performances and the best of our contemporary dance and performance scene. The program begins with the performance of Burn by the Dutch group United Cowboys at 19:00 at the Red House.
  • Licitus

    17 October 2019

    The graphic novel by Victoria Staykova is named after a spacecraft in which the main characters meet between galaxies. The book is awarded by Atlantic Press and it's also a study into the special link between science fiction and illustration. Soon Victoria will tell us more personally, but if you are already curious, go meet her at the opening at KO-OP on October 17th at 19:00.
  • Fuckup Nights

    15 October 2019

    It's not malicious to want to know in detail where someone else has gone wrong - it's a life lesson. The bell beats at 18:30 at the National Student House on October 15, we hear how they fucked up and what we can learn from their failures from screenwriter Theo Chepilov, journalist Mirolyuba Benatova, HR Yana Valchanova and entrepreneur Georgi Naydenov. Get a ticket for 10BGN from epaygo.bg.
  • BAS opens doors

    12 October 2019

    We're not saying to invade their labs in October 12th, but go through the free entrance for the day in the Botanical garden and four museums - archeological, natural science, ethnographic or anthropological. On the occasion of this holiday BAS invites us to watch golden treasures, seal monk, village life and culture - to connect the dots with your interests is the only thing which is expected of you.
  • Malko Tarnovo Street

    14 October 2019

    It is only 60 meters long but it hides memories of Roman times, the Renaissance, the beloved bar of tzar Boris III and the cells of the State Security from the Socialist era. All the facts and legends from the history of this small street will be told by the interactive project Street of Time, that was under construction all summer long, while Malko Turnovo was being renovated. All of this is now ready for us to review and evaluate - on October 14th at 18:30 at the After 5 bar on that same address.
  • Rakovski 127

    11 October 2019

    If this address reopens a hole in your heart, left there after the club Jules Verne closed it's doors, do not bleed - now enters a new life. Three evenings by FAZA, a project for electronic music, will come October 10th, 11th and 12th (after 10pm) with an sound system so important they've given it's name - Danley Sound Labs. Anyway we all will meet us with sets from people like Raredub, Algorithm and Margg Names.
  • Rudi Ninov

    10 October 2019

    Gravity only works when you look down, says artist Rudy Ninov. He will try to convince us with objects and painting in an exhibition in Vaska Emanuilova. The artist himself, born in Teteven in 1992, is most excited about "the language of animation ... the plasma body, the animated line and the ideas of totemism and animism." We fall into orbit at the opening on October 10 from 6:00 pm.
  • Sofia tomorrow

    9 October 2019

    "A compact, versatile and adaptable city that manages its resources with skill and involves citizens in decisions for the future" - this is how Vision for Sofia sees things in 2050. After a long line of problems and solutions for everything from traffic through administration to the aesthetics of our environment, the project shows his findings in an exhibition with the help of powerful designers and artists - in Largo until November 30.
  • Arch. Kengo Kuma

    8 October 2019

    photo Daici Ano

    You may not have heard of him, but this is just for now - Kengo Kuma is working on a stadium project for the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo, which we will all be watching in 2020. However, you can shake his hand for free Tuesday - on October 8th at 7:00 pm the master of Japanese traditional architecture, who works wonders of wood and piles prize on a prize, is at UACEG with a lecture, an exhibition and a student workshop.
  • Czech-Bulgarian jazz evening

    7 October 2019

    The Czech Center at 8:00 pm will hear the Czech trio Treetop, who show their own interpretations of jazz with a mix of classical, folk and contemporary music. Company of our ears will be also made by the Bulgarians Y Jazz Quintet.
  • Cinelibri: Boy erased

    6 October 2019

    Garard Conley's autobiography, written in Sofia, tells how his family (in the movie played by Nicole Kidman and Russell Crowe) sends him to a Christian camp that will try to make him heterosexual. Along with the 20:00 screening in Lumiere, we also meet Garard himself.