• DA Fest 2019

    22 - 26 October 2019
    Here's DA Fest again, gathering the strongest examples of digital art by over 60 artists. Curators Venelin Shurelov and Galina Dimitrova-Dimova have chosen works that play with the senses, bring us into space landscapes or provoke our taste. Between October 22 and 26, the program is so rich that there will definitely be something for your appetite.
  • ACT Fest for independent theater

    18 - 23 October 2019
    "Warming Up" - with this scary motto, the ACT Festival for Independent Theater is raising the stage, which, from October 18 to October 23, brings together four foreign performances and the best of our stage for contemporary dance and performance while also arranging a parallel schedule. with VR installation, lectures and discussions. The latter are on actfest.org, and here we highlight the hot spots in the stage program.
    Atelier Plastelin, Azaryan Theatre, DNK, Dom na Kinoto, PhotoSynthesis, NATFIZ, Sfumato, The Red House
  • Migrating body

    11 October 2019 - 11 December 2019
    With the start of the season, we wondered who would step on the platform for contemporary dance and performance this time, and the news is good.
  • Chamber Opera Festival

    2 - 6 October 2019
    It is normal for you not to know it- this festival is the first time that it is a good idea to show to the public samples of chamber opera from all music and stage styles.
  • Borderline debuts

    27 September 2019 - 7 October 2019
    During the theater festival we watch debut performances and the first performances on the Bulgarian stage of plays and stage versions that flit between the genres.
    The Red House
  • Youth Fair

    1 - 5 October 2019
    The festival once again invites us to the corners of the Youth Theater, where otherwise the audience does not enter. From October 1 to 5, every day there we watch new site-specific performances that take advantage of the specific spaces in the theater.
    Youth Theatre
  • Sofia International Improv Fest

    23 - 29 September 2019
    ShiZi Improv Theater again invites top Bulgarian and foreign troupes to put together a lush schedule of improvisational performances and classes. Details about the classes (some of which are already filled up, so hurry) are available on shizi.bg, otherwise for 20BGN per day or 80BGN for all the evening shows we watch several improv forms dressed in different shades of comedy.
  • Apolonia 2019

    29 August 2019 - 7 September 2019
    From August 29 to September 7 in Sozopol it will be hardest to find an accommodation, but you have the full list of reasons why it's worth it - browse and fence with a pencil before you go through apollonia.bg.
  • One Dance Week 2019

    20 September 2019 - 19 October 2019
    It will be autumn, when One Dance Week takes us to a warm and intimate place with its 16 dancing shows, but the tickets are already flying, and you have to plan a trip to Plovdiv. From September 20th to October 19th, we go through physics and politics and to a dangerous circus, while with ideas, choreography and muscles we're under the spell of companies from Poland, Belgium, Taiwan or Australia. Which invitation will you accept? To decide, head over to the festival's webpage.

  • 180°

    20 - 26 July 2019
    Between July 20th and 26th our ideas of music, dance and theater will get turned around - the sixth edition of the 180° fest (also known as the Laboratory for Innovative Art) brings a whole week of brave art experiments, always starting at 19:30, always with free entrance.
  • Stage of the ages

    13 July 2019 - 30 August 2019
    This and next month Veliko Turnovo is also a natural setting for five performances of the Tsarevets fortress, each beginning at 21:00.
  • Opera of the Peaks

    20 July 2019 - 4 August 2019
    The natural forms of the Belogradchik rocks are once again a stage of two ballets, three operas and one musical from the Sofia Opera's repertoire (all starting at 20:00), while Wagner's melodies echo the day with the natural acoustics of the Magura cave.
  • Wagner Festival

    7 - 12 July 2019
  • Small Season 2019

    26 June 2019 - 5 July 2019
    Lectures, workshops, performances, dance and work shows assemble the spine of the Small Season, which from June 26 to July 5 gathers artists from around the world in Sfumato.

  • Theatre in front of the theatre

    2 - 11 July 2019
    Theater tickets coming out for a few nights in front of the National Theater will soon be over, so go ahead - at 21:30 from July 2 to 11 you should have found your place on the rostrum because one of the five shows in the program is about to begin.
    National Theatre
  • Etud and Friends

    19 - 30 June 2019
    If you've missed the new about contemporary dance and performance, this festival collects it from 19 to 30 June, always at 19:30. Check out the entire program at etudgallery.com, but stay on the page here for the highlights with a foreign presence visiting the DNA.
    DNK, Etud
  • Opera in the Park

    21 June 2019 - 14 July 2019
    The year is 2009 when Maestro Plamen Kartalov wins the stage for one of his ideas - in the summer the Sofia Opera is going out in the air. Everyone who has been at least once at the Opera in the Park knows how they are excited about these shows, and now, for his first 10, the festival has been broadcasting music around the Military Academy for audiences of (at least) three generations.
    Military Academy Park
  • Sofia Mono

    1 - 9 June 2019
  • World Theatre in Sofia

    2 - 13 June 2019
    Macbettu in Sardinia, The Seagull from Skopje, a motif of dance from the Bible and hypnotic juggling are among the newest numbers of the World Theater, which for the 13th time raises curtains in Bulgaria. From 2 to 13 June, the festival gathers five live shows from across Europe and broadcasts one from Russia on a big screen, and where, when and why to shorten the distance with them, we immediately tell you in detail.
    Satirical Theatre, Azaryan Theatre, Dom na Kinoto, Youth Theatre
  • Metheor Days

    16 - 27 May 2019
    The rain of performances by Annie Vaseva and her troupe for  avant-garde theater Metheor covers the calendar from 16 to 27 May (always beginning at 19:30) and brings good and bad news.
    DNK, Dom na Kinoto, Goethe Institut, New Theatre