• Masters

    Author: Racho Stoyanov · Stage Version and Direction: Boyko Iliev · Set Design and Costumes: Milena Panteleeva · C: Elen Koleva, Yavor Kostov, Bogdan Kazandzhiev, Yordan Petkov, Slava Georgieva, Delyana Hadzhiankova · ...

    In the family of Master Naiden, order and peace reign - just like in the village. With the advent of Master Zhivko, however, old secrets that have not been resolved in the past are ignited: not only questioning their equality as masters, but also the love of the beautiful bride Milkana.

    New Theatre  
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  • 1001 passions

    by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov · Stage design: Oleg Labozin (Russia) · Stage design and costumes: Nicole Trendafilova, Yasmin Mandelli · Plastic: Oleg Labozin, Alexandra Hong · C: Veronika Mancheva, Gergana Tsenova, Melinda ...

  • 8:15 at Orlov

    based on Woody Allen · Director: Georgi Grozev · C: Petya Lyubomirova, Martin Vylchev, Kaloyan Yanev

  • 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  
  • All on the table

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

  • Alonso

    by Stefan Vögel · Translator: Vladko Murdarov · Director: Marii Rosen · Set Design: Petya Boyukova · Composer: Konstantin Timoshenko · C: Liliya Maravilya, Stefania Koleva, Plamen Manasiev, Irinei Konstantinov

    Two families of friends, a dinner and many comic scenes revealing their own lies and deceits. It sounds familiar but Mariy Rosen’s performance based on the contemporary comedy by one of the most popular Austrian authors Stefan Vögel hides some unexpected turns and twists.

    Sofia Theatre  
  • An Attempt at Flying

    by Yordan Radichkov · Director: Stoyan Radev · Stage design: Venelin Shurelov · Costume design: Elitsa Georgieva · Music: Teodosiy Spasov · Cast: Georgi Mamalev, Maria Kavardzhikova, Nikolay Urumov, Valentin ...

    Everything in this comical and dramatic story begins with a wandering balloon that broke free from the World War II fronts. It suddenly appears above the rural Avramovi hamlets. The event leads to several groups being formed to go after the balloon.

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • Apart

    Director: Ilko Ganev · Visual environment: Vladislav Iliev · C: Antyni Penev, Borisa Sarafova, Dimityr Krumov, Nadya Keranova, Petya Boncheva, Sevar Ivanov · Photographer: Svetoslav Karadzhov

    The title Apart is derived from the theatrical device called “à part” in French (“aside” in English) in which the character speaks directly to the audience. The documentary performance Apart is a sensual exploration of actor’s nature. Six young Bulgarian actors impersonate and tell stories by some of the most beloved Bulgarian theatre and cinema artists

    Azaryan Theatre  
  • Appetite

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

  • 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 ...

  • 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  
  • 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  
  • Bella Figura

    by Yasmina Reza · Director: Anton Ugrinov · Set design: Boris Dalchev · Costume design: Vanina Tsandeva · Music: Kalin Nikolov · Cast: Gergana Pletnyova, Stefka Yanorova, Georgi Kyrkelanov, Elena Raynova, ...

  • Birdy

    By Naomi Wallace · Director: Vasil Duev · Scenography: Mira Petrova · Music: Petya Dimanova · Choreography: Stefania Georgieva · Cast: Alexander Hadzhiangelov, Nikola Stoyanov, Yaroslava Pavlova, Svetoslav Dobrev, ...

  • 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 ...

  • Boy and Wind

    Director: Petromil Denev · Set design: Victoria Andrekova · C: Kole Kitanov, Krasi Kirchev, Daniela Teneva, Mila Ivanova, Georgi Georgiev, Velizar Evtimov

  • 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 ...

  • Bucket and blade

    Author and director: Elza Laleva · Music: Kristiyan Boyadzhiev · Set design and puppets: Stefka Kyuvlieva · C: Galina Savova, Tanya Etimova, Tsvetoslava Simeonova

  • Bulgarian Mystery

    Director: Dr. Margarita Bozhilova · Scenography: Dr. Petya Karadzhova · Music: Dr. Valeria Krachunova, Georgi Andreev · Contemporary dance techniques: Nedelya Gancheva · Stage fight: Dr. Kamen Ivanov · Folk ...

    The libretto is built on the basis of Bulgarian folklore and tells in a new way the legend of incorporating the shadow of a loved one in the building to stay forever.

    Practice Theatre of NATFIZ  
  • Chamkoria

    by Milen Ruskov · Director: Yavor Gyrdev ·Set design: Svetoslav Kokalov · Zahary Baharov solospectacle

    Milen Ruskov, Yavor Gurdev and Zahari Baharov shared skills in a mono-spectacle after the two-volume novel Chamkoria, which tells about the events surrounding the attack in the church of St. King (today St. Nedelja).

    Azaryan Theatre  
  • 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  
  • Cherry Garden

    by Chekhov · Directed by Garo Ashikyan · Scenography: Marina Raychinova · Horeographer: Mila Iskrenova · Cast: Marya Kavardjikova, Anny Papadopulu, Radena Vulkanova, Valentin Ganev, Deyan Donkov, Zahari Baharov, Marin ...

    The main hero here is called Time Passing By - we see it in the four chapters which are the four seasons in which the heroes pass from hope to despair; it is in the nostalgia and suffering in the typical Chekhov personages which regret their empty ...

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • Children of the Moon

    by Michael Weller · Director: Martin Kiselov · Set design: Elitsa Georgieva · Video: Momchil Aleksiev · C: Nikolay Vladimirov, Aleksander Hadzhiangelov, Yulian Petrov, Ahmed Yumer, Veselina Konakchiyska, Nia Krysteva, ...

  • Clear meadow

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

  • Cold

    Choreographer: Stefaniya Georgieva · Music environment: Dobromir Kisyov and Konstantin Kuchev · Performance: Kalina Georgieva, Dorina Puncheva, Bratan Bratanov, Nedelya Gancheva, Radoslav Yordanov, Plamena Pencheva, Tsveta Doycheva ...

    The project was created based on stories of survivors from the concentration camps in Bulgaria during the 20th century.

    Derida Stage  
  • Consent

    by Nina Rain · Translation: Matey Todorov · Director: Nedyalko Delchev · Set and costumes design: Boris Dalchev · C: Martin Gyaurov, Neda Spasova, Rosen Belov, Silvia Petkova, Martin Dimitrov, Irina Miteva, Nevena ...

    Nina Raine is a successful contemporary British playwright. Her play Consent premiered at the National Theatre in London in 2017 and earned her very good praise.

    Sofia Theatre  
  • Contract 2019

    by Mike Bartlett · Play: Vasil Vasilev · C: Ana Vylchanova, Nadya Derderyan

  • Corpus meum

    Idea and choreography: Marion Dyrova · Sound environment: Aleksander Evtimov-Shamancheto · Performers: Tsveta Doycheva, Kalina Georgieva, Bratan Bratanov · Photos: Nina Kornileva · Design: Polina Stoyanova

  • Dialogues with Mother

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

  • Diary of А Madman

  • Dinner with Friends

    Director: Ivaylo Hristov · Set design: Marina Yaneva · C: Asen Blatechki, Maria Sapundzhieva, Nencho Ilchev, Kristina Yaneva

    In the play Dinner with Friends, Donald Margulis tells the story of two friendly families who are facing the existential question: how can we continue our lives if our daily lives overwhelmed our feelings?

    Open Scene Theater  
  • 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 Tenorio

    on the plays of Moliere Don Giovanni, The Imaginary Sick, and S. Kierkegaard's School for Men and Lyrics. Director: Miroslava Gogovska · Stage version and production: Penko Gospodinov · Translation: Kiril Kadiyski · With: ...

  • Energetic people

    by Vasily Shukish · Translation: Boris Spirov · Stage and lyrics: Nikolay Lambrev-Mihailovski · Stage design: Chaika Petrusheva · Music: Dobrin Vekilov-Donny · Photographer: Temelko Temelkov · C: Krassimir ...

  • 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 Earthquake

    Director: Gergana Kostova · Scenography: Tsveta Mishkova · Vocal performance: Desislava Vassileva · Guitar solo: Yoan Stamatov · Musical design and sound processing: Group Possibly · Cast: Bogdan Bogdanov, Viliana ...

    Have you ever had a sudden feeling of anxiety or horror, of a seemingly unreasonable but deep and unstoppable fear of dying? The heart is not pounding, but beating in the chest.

    Derida Stage  
  • Filifjonkan who believed in disasters

    by Tove Jansson · Director: Petar Todorov · Stage design: Hanna Schwartz · Music: Petya Dimanova · Cast: Desislava Mincheva - Todorova, Nedelina Roselinova, voice of Itsco Finzi

    Petar Todorov's play at the Burgas Theater took Icarus for puppet theater, but if a "yes" from the jury is not enough reason to reserve a place, we will look at it from another angle.

    Derida Stage  
  • For Free

  • 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: ...

  • Grandfather Yoco is watching

    by Ivan Vazov

  • Grandma's Homemade Bread Бабината питка

    By Vassil Mirchovski Director: Georgi Georgiev Cast: M. Jikich, M. Chapanova, Z. Ilcheva, I. Radulova, D. Tzochev, special appearance by pop-singer Mimi Ivanova

    During series of adventures children meet Mecana, Sharo and Petljo, Dobrinka and Glezancho and they will draw some very important lessons at the end.

    Vazrajdane Theatre  
  • Grasshoppers

    by St. Kostov · Director: Bogdan Petkanin · Cast: Hristo Garbov, Hristina Apostolova, Desislava Bakardjieva, Nencho Ilchev, Lubomir Neikov, Albena Pavlova, Stoyanka Mutafova, Margarita Hlebarova, Vasil Draganov, Avgust Popov, Petar ...

  • Great entry

    Author: Nikola Marinov · Director: Nikolay Akimov · C: Yordan Karachiiev, Yulia Georgieva, Georgi Grozev, Ivan Rangelov, Violeta Kolarova

  • 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 ...

  • Hangmen Hangmen

    by Martin McDonagh · Director: Stoyan Radev · Set design: Venelin Shurelov · Costume design: Elitsa Georgieva · Composer and performing the music live: Damyan Mihaylov · Cast: Iliya Videlinov, Nikolay Antonov, ...

    Hangmen (2015) is Martin McDonagh’s long expected comeback to theatre stage after a series of successes in cinema. It reaffirms his place among the leading authors of new British drama and won him the Lawrence Olivier Award.

    Sofia Theatre  
  • Hashove

    after the novel Nemili-nedragi by Ivan Vazov · Directed by Alexander Morfov · Scene and costumes: Elena Ivanova · Cast: Valeri Yordanov, Rusi Chanev, Valentin Ganev, Reni Vrangova, Valentin Tanev, Zahari Baharov, Plamen ...

    For 10 years now “Hashove” has always been played to full houses, which makes it one of the most successful performances for the past decade. It premiered on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the National Theatre and in 2005 was included in the official selection of the International Theatre Festival Varma Summer.

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • Hen

    based on A. P. Chekhov and N. Kolyada · Director: Ana Bateva · Music: Stefan Zdraveski · C: Vasilena Vinchenco, Vasil Duev

  • Hitar Petar

    by Margarit Minkov · Play: Bonyo Lungov · Directed by: Konstantin Karakostov · Stage design: Bonyo Lungov, Konstantin Karakostov · Dolls: Evgenia Lacheva · Costumes: Elena Kamburova · Music: Misho Shishkov ...

  • How is it

    based on Samuel Beckett · A play by Elena Dimitrova and Vasil Ryahov · Set and costumes designs: Ralitsa Toneva · Music: Lyubomir Brashnenkov · Photos: Ivan Chankov

  • How to rob a bank

    by Sami Fayyad · Translation: Iliana Drumeva · Stage design: Nikolai Lambrev-Mihailovski · Stage design: Chaika Petrusheva · Music: Dobrin Vekilov-Donny · С: Hristo Mutafchiev, Eva Tepavicharova, Veselin Tsanev, ...

  • Huckleberry Finn and Tom Sawyer

    Mark Twain · Stage design: Dimitar Elenov and Stefan Stoyanov · Stage design: Dimitar Elenov · Stage design and costumes: Petya Stoykova · Choreography: Silvia Martinova · Music: Martin Karov · C: Albena ...

  • 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'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  
  • Idiot

    by F.M. Dostoevsky · Adaptation and production: Margarita Mladenova · Composer: Asen Avramov · Set and costume design: Boris Dalchev and Mihaela Dobreva · Cast: Albena Georgieva, Byurhan Kerim, Georgi A. Bogdanov, Rumen ...

  • iFeel4

    Concept: Marco Beretini · Choreography and performance: Marco Beretini · Music: Summer Music / Marco Beretini, Samuel Payand · Piano and voice: Samuel Payand · Ssenography and lighting: Victor Roy · Costumes & ...

  • Iliev's Passions

    Автор: Димо Дешев · Моноспектакъл на Иван Рангелов · Режисьор: Красимир Рангелов · Сценография и костюми: Цецка Ивайлова

  • In Between

    by Ray Cooney · Director: Vasil Vasilev · Cast: Gerasim Georgiev, Viara Nacheva, Nikolina Iancheva, Avgustin Demerdjiev, Dimitar Markov

  • 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  
  • It was 100lichno to me

    Stand Up Spectacle of Dimitar Ivanov - Kapitana

  • Jokes of love

    by Chekov · Stage and Intermedia: Rayna Tomova · Director: Yosif Syrchadzhiev · Set design: Maria Dimanova · Composer: Martin Karov · C: Ana Vylchanova, Kiril Efremov, Ivaylo Kaloyanchev, Polin Lalova, Krasimir ...

  • Jump Up!

  • Karlson on the Roof

    by Astrid Lindgren · Stage version and design: Ventsislav Asenov · Set and costumes: Manoela Doichinova · Choreography: Valerie Kondrattsev · Music: Pavel Vasev · C: Konstantin Ikonomov, Nikola Stoyanov, Svetoslav ...

  • Kiss me, Kate

    musical by Cole Porter · Conductor: Tsanislav Petkov · Director: Alexander Tekeliev · Set design and costumes: Denis Ivanov · Choreography: Zhelka Tabakova · Soloists: Marcho Apostolov, Shmilena Sultanova, Nona ...

    The premiere of the attractive musical on the music of the American composer Cole Porter has an intriguing and emotional storyline, alternating between comic situations with criminal knot and unexpected plot.

    Ivan Vazov National 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  
  • Leche-Buboleche

    Script and direction: Prof. Zheni Pashova and Assoc. Prof. Petar Pashov · C: class prof. Zheni Pashova

  • 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  
  • Life Is Beautiful

  • 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

  • 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, ...

  • Live from the other world

    by Jean Noel Fenuik · Director: Ivailo Hristov · Scenography: Milen Borichev · Cast: Albena Mihova, Evgeni Budinov, Kiril Efremov

    Three completely unknown persons - journalist, politician and hairdresser will meet in Hell. They will go through different situations trying to get to know and reveal the mystery surrounding the death of one of them ...

    Open Scene Theater  
  • Love Me!

    by Sébastien Thierry · Translation: Momchil Traykov · Director: Andrey Kaludov · Set design: Diliyana Asenova · Stage environment: Studio Tangri · C: Dimityr Banenkin, Albena Pavlova, Stoyan Doychev, Milena ...

  • Love, love, love

    by Mike Bartlett · Director: Krasimir Spasov · Scenography: Krasimir Valkanov · Costumes: Maria Dimanova · Music: Sasho Mladenov · Translation: Haralampi Anichkin · Cast: Simeon Damyanov, Asen Kobilarov, ...

    Krasimir Spasov puts Mike Bartlett's satire to tell the story of a married couple from the 60's, and shows how the "flower generation" casts a shadow over the next.

    Balgarska Armia Theatre  
  • Made for Happiness

    Idea and performance: Iva Sveshtarova and Vily Prager · Playwright: Ivana Ivkovich (Croatia) · Music: Emilian Gatsov-Elby · LIghts: Ralitsa Toneva · Graphic design and costumes: Georgi Florov

    Made for Happiness is a comment on the relation to happiness stimulated by contemporary culture. For creating their “happy show” performance makers Iva Sveshtarova and Willy Prager study various manuals, tests and websites for measuring happiness, documentaries and scientific papers.

  • Malingerer

    by Jean-Baptiste Moliere · C: Georgi Mamalev, Eva Tepavicharova, Albena Koleva, Mihail Petrov, Sofia Bobcheva

  • Marquis de Sade

    by Doug Wright · Play: Ivan Urumov · Set and costumes design: Nina Pashova · Music: Dobrin Vekilov-Doni · C: Georgi Kyrkelanov, Tigran Torosyan, Antoaneta Dobreva-Neti, Yavor Baharov, Georgi Kadurin, Luizabel Nikolova, ...

  • Marriage

    By Gogol · Directed by Elena Panayotova · Stage design and costumes: Nikolina Kostova-Bogdanova · Composer: Hristo Namliev · Choreographer: Rosen Mihaylov · Cast: Lora Mutisheva, Mihail Milchev, Nevena Kaludova, ...

  • Mary Poppins

    by Pamela Travers · Director: Anastasia Sybeva · Set design and costumes: Andrea Paunova - Ada · Choreography: Vera Molova · C: Mila Bancheva, Juliyan Rachkov, Radina Borshosh, Ivelin Nikolov, Yordanka Lyubenova, Iliya ...

  • Max and Moritz

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

  • Meeting in Sanlis

    by Jean Anouilh · Translation: Svetlana Pancheva · Director: Atanas Atanasov · C: Pavel Ivanov, Zafir Radzhab, Eva Danailova, Stoyan Pepelanov, Victoria Koleva, Plamen Dimov, Tsvetomira Daskalova, Aneta Ivanova, Vasilena Kyneva, ...

  • Miss Julia

    Idea and director: Zhivko Zhelyazkov · Sound environment: Ivan Shopov · Costumes: Snezhana Papazova · Photographer: Ivona Mashova · Graphic design: Nikolay Karasybev · Producer: Atanas Maev · C: Vasil ...

  • 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 Ibrahim and the Flowers of the Koran Monsieur Ibrahim und Die Blumen Des Koran

    by Eric Emmanuel Schmitt · Director: Snejina Tankovska · Mono spectacle of Marius Donkin

    This is one of the three plays of Eric Emmanuel Schmitt dealing with childhood and spirituality. The story of a Jewish boy - Momo and his friend - mister Ibrahim. Paris is the stage for this simple, yet philosophically sophisticated story of ...

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • 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  
  • Moth

    by Pyotr Gladilin · Translated by Ivan Totomanov · Directed by Javor Gardev · set Design and costumes Daniela Oleg Lyahova · Music Kalin Nikolov · Choreography Violeta Vitanova, Stanislav Genadiev · Cast ...

    Kolya Lebedushkhin, a first-year conscript garrisoned in the far North, wakes up as a woman. This transformation is his only chance to leave the unit and engage in art, in theatre. His tough commander Bagaev does not know how to react and the ...

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • Movie

    Directed by: Ale Xander · Producer: Alexander Tsvetkov · Multimedia: Zlatko Hristov · Stage design: Ivaylo Hristov · C: Martin Taskov, Viktoria Georgieva, Iva Shishmanian, Teodora Ruseva, Kaloyan Velinov

  • My Dear Lady

    by Israel Horovitz · Translation: Haralampi Anichkin · Director: Stilian Petrov · Set design: Venelin Shurelov · Costumes design: Elitsa Georgieva · Music: Mihail Shishkov · C: Emanuela Shkodreva, Maria ...

  • My wife's husband

    by Miro Gavran · Director: Marius Kurkinski · Cast: Mariya Sapundzhieva, Kiril Efremov, Nencho Ilchev

    Miro Gavran is a contemporary Croatian author whose works have been translated into 32 languages, and his books have come out in 150 different editions at home and abroad.

    Open Scene Theater  
  • 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  
  • 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.

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre  
  • 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  
  • 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  
  • Nose

    by Gogol · Director: Veselka Kuncheva · Set and costume disgn: Marieta Golomehova · Music: Hristo Namliev · C: Georgi Spasov, Polina Hristova · Photos: Ivan Donchev

  • NT Live: All About Eve All About Eve

    UK, 2019, 200'
    Director: Ivo van Hove · С: Lily James, Gillian Anderson, Julian Ovenden

    This is performed in the Noël Coward theatre and is an adaptation from the well known film.
    · Theatre's Night
    Cinema City Paradise  
    Cinema City Sofia  
  • 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, ...

  • One Flew Over A Cockoo`s Nest

  • 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  
  • Orpheus or Go Back in Your Hell, Man

    Cast: @lma @lter

  • Otherwise

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

  • Papas In Motion

    by Ronald Rudol · Director: Atanas Atanasov · Translation: Vladko Muradov · Set ad costume design: Teodora Lazarova · Choreography: Zhivko Zhelyazkov · C: Aneta Ivanova, Bistra Okereke, Boryana Manoilova, Boyan ...

  • Passing Strangers

    by Eric Chappell · Director: Boyko Iliev · Scenographer: Nina Pashova · C: Albena Pavlova, Kiril Efremov, Rada Kairyakova, Kiril Boyadzhiev

    Passing Strangers is a romantic comedy by the English playwright and master of television sitcoms Eric Chappell.

    Aleko Konstantinov Satirical Theatre  
  • Peter Pan

  • Pinocchio

    Based on the novel by Carlo Collodi · Dramatization: Rafaelo Lavagna · Translation: Iliana Drumeva · Poetry: Rada Moskova · Director: Andrei Avramov · Music: Boris Karadimchev · Choreography: Vladimir ...

  • Pippi

    based on Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren · Stage version and director: Kristiana Boyadzhieva · Set and costumes design: Andrea Paunova - Ada · C: Silvia Petkova, Sofia Marinkova, Ivelin Nikolov, Nikolai Dimitrov, Rumen ...

  • Platonov

    by Anton. P. Chekhov · Play: Kris Sharkov · Stage design: Ada Paunova · Cast: Alexandra Majdava, Anna Yaneva, Atanas Petkov, Bogdan Buhalov, Vassil Iliev, Vladelina Katsarska, Georgi Karaivanov, Dimitar Sulev, Eli Koleva, Iliana ...

  • Play for babies

    Author and director: Elza Laleva · Cast: Galina Savova, Ventsislava Asenova, Tzvetoslava Simeonova

    The interactive performance Play for Babies is aimed at children aged 2-3 and their parents.

    Central Puppet Theatre – Gurko Hall  
  • Pleasantlyscary Приятнострашно

    by Yana Borisova · Directed by: Galin Stoev · Cast: Radena Valkanova, Stefan Valdobrev, Vejen Velchovski, Snejina Petrova, Vladimir Penev

    Pleasantscary is a public talk about intimacy and its manifestation in a world which excludes touches.

    199 Theatre Valentin Stoichev  
  • Plums for Sweeping

  • 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  
  • Pretty Fish

    by Louis Jenkins, Mark Rylanes · Translation: Zlatna Kostova · Director: Ivaylo Hristov · Playwright: Svetlana Pancheva · Scenography: Mira Kalanova · Costumes: Marina Yaneva · Music: Kiril Donchev · ...

    "It's a compact, unpretentious play. But Jenkins' poetry - that laconic voice, provocative thoughts and unexpected insights - is hanging in the air at the end of the show," Variety said when Nice Fish premiered at Off. Broadway in 2016.

    Ivan Vazov National 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 ...

  • Pumpkin

  • Puss Charles

    based on Puss in Boots · Director: Kalina Angelova · Music: Jul Levy · C: Stanimira Vasileva, Denko Prodanov, Elitsa Jeleva, Ventsislav Dinov, Maria Koroveshova, Rumen Grigorov, Denitsa Shopova, Nikolai Borisov, Serdikiy Popov, ...

    Entertaining musical in two acts based on motifs from the immortal tale by Charles Perrault, Puss in Boots.

    Stefan Makedonski National Music Theatre  
  • Quartet for Two

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

  • Ray of Light

    by Adrianu Popesku · Scene: Stanislava Krasteva · Composer: Plamen Petkov · Cast: Deyan Mihailov, Asya Dimitrova

  • Romeo and Juliet

    By William Shakespeare

  • 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

  • Roundabout

    Staging: Prof. Zheny Pashova · Directed by: Dr. Michaela Tyuleva · With: Mariana Petrova, Balena Lanzheva, Iva Kirova, Jordan Tinkov, Daniel Dobrev, Ivelin Nikolov, Pavel Gromkov, Ralitsa Petrova, Sonia Todorova, Elin Stoyanov, ...

  • September

    Graduation spectacle of Georgi Arsov

  • 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  
  • Six Love Songs

    Choreography, performance: Jana Pencheva · Music, performance: Tsvetan Momchilov · Dramaturgical consultant: Dario Barreto Damas · Consultant scene and costumes: Ralitsa Toneva · Photographs: Ilian Ruzhin · ...

    This choreographic concert is a result of the collaboration between music and dance, provoked by the study of how to visualize the failed love. Observed through the means with which the two artists work, how it sounds, smells, how it moves, touches and leaves. In this work, the authors use the figures of pop culture as a place of inspiration and striving.

  • Snow White Schneewittchen

    by the Grimm Brothers ·  together with MM Theatre · an authors spectacle by Maia Dimitrova and Mitko Dimitrov

  • Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

  • Soap fantasies

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

  • Special occasions

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

  • Straight from the elevator

    by Gerard Lozie · Director: Ivan Radoev · Cast: Stefania Koleva, Elen Koleva, Marinella Angelova, Evgeni Budinov, Kiril Efremov, Pavel Ivanov and Teodor Papazov

    Love, flirtation, doubt, mistrust, jealousy, stupidity, madness and laughter gathered in one apartment on one floor, straight from the elevator ... A breathless race between doors, balconies and walls.

    Open Scene Theater  
  • Stupid enthusiasts

    by Tedy Moskov and Simon Schwarz · Director:  Tedi Moskov · Assistant Director: Atanas K. Atanasov · Costumes: Boryana Semerdzhieva · Music: Antoni Donchev · C: Hristo Gyrbov, Robert Yanakiev, Simeon Gylybov, ...

  • Surprise

    by Nadezhda Ptushkina · Director: Orlin Dyakov · Stage design and costumes: Nikolay Ninov · Translation: Nadia Popova · Cast: Maria Sapundjieva, Philip Avramov, Tatyana Tsvetkova, Yassena Gospodinova

  • 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  
  • Tartuffe

    by Jean Baptiste Moliere · Play: Krasimir Spasov · Scenography and costumes: Nina Pashova · Music: Andrey Drenikov · C: Veselin Rankov, Meglena Karalambova, Gergana Dandanova, Tigran Torosyan, Desislava Kasabova, Deyan ...

    The fake morality, Tartuff's seeming holiness, courtesy, and selflessness are a mask behind which lies the perfidy. The packaging, which flashes with impeccable appearance and refinement, is attractive.

    Balgarska Armia Theatre  
  • 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 ...

  • 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 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 Atrocious Blue

  • The Aventures of I. K.

    author: Ivanka Kurvoazie · Playwright: Stefan Ivanov · Cast: Vasilena Vincenzo, Vasil Duev, Vesela Babinova, Bilyana Georgieva, Lili Gelev

    Ivanka Kurvoazier is a twentieth-century provincial magician. Five villages are arguing for the honor of being her birthplace.

    Sfumato Theatre Laboratory  
  • The Bat

    by Johann Strauss-son · Director: Mariana Arsenova · Conductor: Yuli Damyanov · Scenography: Ivan Savov · Cast: soloists, choir, ballet and orchestra at the Musical Theater

    Johann Strauss-son's most famous dance operette again takes to the stage to tell the twists and turns of a married couple with waltz music to regiment and quadrille. The new version is "made with fun, with ease and subtlety", says director Mariana Arsenova.

    Stefan Makedonski National Music Theatre  
  • The Bird says COO

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

  • The black chick

    by Nikolai Haitov · solo spectacle of Marius Kurkinski

  • 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 Bore

    by Francis Veber · Director. Bogdan Petkanin · Cast: Marian Bachev Alexander Kadiev, Nikolai Syarov, Tihomir Blagoev, Dimitrina Gineva, Veselin Borisov, Filip Yanev

    In a hotel room the killer Ralf Milano prepares a murder of a key witness in a trial. In the next room Francois is about to commit suicide because his wife has left him.

    Open Scene Theater  
  • The Brothers Karamazov

    by Dostoevsky · Director: Deyan Proykovski · Dramaturgist: Deyan Prykovski · Writer: Valentin Svetozarev · C: Aleksandra Vasileva, Ana Papadopulu, Valeri Yordanov, Velislav Pavlov, Vladimir Penev, Deyan Donkov, Dimityr ...

  • 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 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 Concert

    Concept and Direction: Petar Todorov · Dolls and Stage Design: Hanna Schwartz · Costumes: Nikolina Kostova-Bogdanova · With the participation of Desislava Mincheva

    The theatrical duo Peter Todorov (director) and Desislava Mincheva (actress) presents The Concert, an original puppet show for all ages.

    Derida Stage  
  • 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 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.

    Open art scene of Shipka  
  • The Fastest Clock in the Universe

    by F. Riddly · Play: Stayko Murdzhev · C: Yavor Baharov, Malin Krystev, Rumen Mihaylov, Vittoria Nikolova, Stanka Kalcheva · Photos: Ivan Donchev

  • 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 Fire

  • 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 Frog Prince

    by Brothers Grimm · Director: Todor Vulov · Cast: Mimi Yordanova, Ivet lazarova-Torosyan, Stefan Dimitrov

  • 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 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 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 Island

    by Ivo Siromahov · Director: Sunny Suninski · Set and costumes design: Marina Raychinova · Music: Tsvetan Nedyalkov · C: Krasimir Radkov, Ivo Siromahov, Plamen Velikov, Stela Gancheva, Sunny Suninski, Isabel Bozhidarova

  • The Last Man

    based on George Orwell's Nineteen Eighty-Four novel · Stage and directing: Veselka Kuncheva · Stage design: Marieta Golomehova · Cast: Milica Gladnishka, Denitsa Yanakieva, Latina Berovska, Maria Jojkeva, Tanya Georgieva, ...

    Even when we learned that Veselka Kuncheva was putting Orwell in the Puppet Theater in Stara Zagora, we hoped that the performance would be in Sofia soon.

    Azaryan Theatre  
  • 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 Mermaid

    by Catherine Anne based on the tale The Little Mermaid by Hans Christian Andersen · Director: Vasilena Radeva · Scenography: Svila Velichkova · C: Simona Halacheva, Yuli Malinov, Sofia Marinkova, Petya Silyanova, Nevena ...

  • The Lonely West

  • 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 ...

    Open Scene Theater  
  • 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 Odd Couple

    by Neil Simon · Director: Andrey Avramov · Scenography: Nevena Beleva · C: Svetlomir Radev, Konstantin Ikonomov, Martin Karov, Bogdan Kazandzhiev, Yavor Borisov, Milena Avramova, Irina Pyrvanova

  • The Odyssey and the Cyclops of Dublin

    Director: Dimitar Markov · Translation: Iglika Vasileva · Cast: Dimitar Markov

    The Odyssey and the Cyclops of Dublin - a heroic ode by James Joyce is a one-man show by actor Dimitar Markov on the passages of Episode 12 - The Cyclops of the Odyssey Novel.

    Sfumato Theatre Laboratory  
  • The Phantom of the Opera The Phantom of the Opera

    From Andrew Lloyd Webber and Charles Hart · Director: Plamen Kartalov · Conductor: Yuli Damyanov · Stage designer: Prof. Miodrag Tabakki · Costume designer: Tsvetanka Petkova-Stoynova · Choreographer: T. Yaneva ...

  • The Porridge for the Soul or a Christmas elf in a Grocery Store

    by Hans Andersen · Director: Daniana Koeva · Cast: Iva Karamancheva, Konstantin Kostadinov, Daniana Koeva, Georgi Mihalkov and Algara Mihalkova - voice

  • The Seagull

  • 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 Stupid Wolf

    Dramatization and directing: Teodora Popova-Lazarova · Stage design: Diana Uzunova-Todorova · Music: Gergana Vasileva · Cast: Anna-Valeria Gostanian, Delyan Kiossev, Lyubomir Zhelev

  • 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, Mira Kalinkova, 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 three Piglets

    A spectacle by: Maia and Mitko Dimitrovi

    The classical tale narrated by the actors with the active participation of the children. The bad wolf is chased away and there is a happy ending.

    199 Theatre Valentin Stoichev  
  • The Tiger

  • The Treasure Island

    Director: Anastasia Sybeva · Set and costumes design: Ivaylo Nikolov, Iva Gikova · Choreographer: Anna Pampulova · Music: Stelian Radev · C: Hristo Mutafchiev, Yavor Vylkanov, Stelian Radev, Mihail Syrvanski, Vasil ...

  • 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 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 woman is a strange animal

    Directior: Zdrava Kamenova · Scriptwriter: Zdrava Kamenova · C: Yana Ognyanova

    An unemployed actress is looking for work and man. Each morning, she wakes with the decision that today things will happen.

    Open Scene Theater  
  • Theatrical story

    Director and screenwriter: Vanya Borisova · Cast: Elin Stoyanova, Elena Decheva, Rostislav Damyanov, Philip Avramov, Ivan Shumanov

    "There's nothing new under the sun," the skeptics say in the theater, watching the preparations - and every madness is diagnosed. What you do is already done, done.

    Театър Ателие 313  
  • Thessalonians' conspiracies

    by Georgi Danailov · Director: Anastasia Sabeva · Scenography nad costumes: Ada Paunova · Cast: Alexandra Maidavska, Anna Yaneva, Atanas Petkov, Bogdan Bukhalov, Bohemi Vezirova, Vasil Iliev, Vladinella Katsarska, Georgi ...

    Georgi Danailov's drama Thessaloniki Conspirators describes the historical events surrounding the assassinations in Thessaloniki in 1903.

    Practice Theatre of NATFIZ  
  • This IS NOT Hamlet

    Directed by: Boyan Kracholov · C: Dimitur Krumov, Ivan Nikolov

  • 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

  • Three weddings and one resurrection

    by Carlo Goldoni · Director: Ivaylo Nenov · Composer: Plamen Mirchev - Mirona · Live music: Sergie Avas · Cast: Sofia Bobcheva, Yulian Petrov, Yassena Gospodinova, Ivaylo Spassimirov, Kadri Habil, Djyana Mihaylova, ...

  • 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  
  • Titanic

    Musical spectacle with Militsa Gladnishka, Mihail Josifov [trumpet], Vasil Spasov [piano], Atanas Popov [drums], Boris Taslev [double bass]

    A mix of stand up comedy, jazz and retro multimedia, Titanic spectacle presents the last minutes of the musicians on the board of the ship.

    Open Scene Theater  
  • Too much infidelities

    by Arthur Newfield · Director: Emil Markov · Cast: Hristo Garbov, Albena Mihova, Evgeni Budinov, Veselin Plachkov, Stela Gancheva

    Two neighboring families get into many comic situations, because of love and several extramarital affairs. Everybody lies and nobody admits the lie. Lovers jump from one balcony to the other on the11th floor.

    Open Scene Theater  
  • Truth Hour

    Cast: Vaiva Grineite, Stefan Ivanov, Yassen Vasilev, Alexander Manuilov

    Imagine having seven minutes alone on stage to tell the truth about your professional experience, problems, secrets, worries and joys of your job. Scary, isn't it?

    Derida Stage  
  • 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  
  • Two in delirium

    by Yoyen Ionesco · Director: Nikolay Yordanov · Stage design: Nicole Trendafilova · Sound environment: Karolina Koynova · C: Nikolai Nikolaev and Simona Zdravkova

  • Tzar Drozdobrad

  • Uncle Vanyo

    by A. P. Chekhov · Director: Grigor Antonov · C: Svezhen Mladenov, Zhana Rasheva, Robert Yanakiev, Vittoria Nikolova, Georgi Zlatarev, Ivet Radulova, Gergana Kofradzhieva, Yordan Rasin, Boyan Mladenov

    120 years after the writing of Uncle Vanyo the big question of human existence "What to do with our life?" has not yet received an answer to many of us.

    Vazrajdane Theatre  
  • Under the Monastery Vine

    Director: Kalin Angelov · Scenography and costumes: Nikola Nalbantov · Music: Martin Karov · Cast: Albena Chobanova, Aladin Aliibrahim, Alexander Mitev, Andras Konchaliev, Kyncho Kanev, Mariana Boneva, Martin Lazarevski, Pepa ...

    Elin Pelin's stories have not been set up as a spectacle, but Kalin Angelov and the troupe of the Blagoevgrad Theater come here to see their first stage reading.

    Youth theatre Nikolai Binev  
  • 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  
  • We, the Sparrows Ние, врабчетата

    by Jordan Radichkov · Directed by Katia Petrova · Scene: Kolio Karamfilov · Sound: Svetlozar Georgiev · Cast: Doriyana Galabova, Marieta Petrova / Ivan Hristov, Maya Bezhanska, Rumen Gavanozov, Rumen Ugrinski, Stanimir ...

    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  
  • What is the Fatherland? The question that killed Geo Milev

    Director: Nikolay Georgiev · Choreographer: Petya Yosifova · Cast: The troupe of Alma Alter Theater Laboratory

    What is the Fatherland? is a spectacle of the conflict between the ego of the individual and a society that does not want to accept the otherness, the true inner identity of the individual who has his or her own authentic soul space.

    @lma @lter Theatre-Laboratory  
  • Who Here Has Donkey's Ears?

    Directed by Kiriakos Argiropulos · Cast: Maia Bejanska, Silvia Petrova, Vencislava Asenova, Rumen Ugrinski, Stanimir Gamov / Ivan Hristov

  • Why do you need Don Quixote for?

    based on the novel Don Quixote de La Mancha by Cervantes · Dramaturgical version: Yuri Dachev · Play: Bina Haralampieva · Stage design: Elitsa Georgieva · Costumes: Svila Velichkova · Music: Asen Avramov · ...

    Don Quixote is at the zenith of his glory as “the greatest, the most valiant, invincible and famous Knight of the Rueful Countenance.” Followed by the little tired and faithful, in his own way, Sancho the hero of La Mancha gets into the lands of Marcela.

    Aleko Konstantinov Satirical Theatre  
  • Winnie The Pooh

    Director: Gergana Kostova · Set designer: Nina Stamatova, Tsveta Mishkova · Music: Group Possible

    One show about Winnie the Pooh and his friends - Christopher Robin, Rabbit, Piglet, Owl, Yori and Forest Fairy.

    Derida Stage  
  • 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  
  • Woollen Tale

    by Stefka Mineva - Ilkova Theater · Directed by: Stefka Mineva · C: Katerina Ilkova

  • 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, Georgi Staikov, Ivan Grigorov, Nikolai Stoimenov, Rozaliya Abgaryan, Toni Minasyan

    The play is a combination of deadly political satire, served with fine English humor. It is a base of one of the most successful TV series of the last decade.

    Aleko Konstantinov Satirical Theatre  
  • Zen Play Zen Play

    Concept and choreography: Zhivko Zhelyazkov · Composer: Ivan Shopov (Cooh, Balkansky) · Visual environment Polina Stoyanova (Jo Iyaa) · Producer Atanas Maev · Cast: Vasil Zelyamov, Marion Dyrova, Gergana Ilieva

    The show plays with well known conceptual pictures and it deconstructs preconceived forms and ideas.

    Derida Stage