• Stars of Music Moves Europe revealed

      Stars of Music Moves Europe revealed

      Last night, during a vibrant award ceremony at the Stadsschouwburg of Groningen, the Netherlands were revealed the winners of the 2020 Music Moves Europe Talent Awards, the EU prize for popular and contemporary music.

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    • Marius Kurkinski: Theatre took me to God

      Marius Kurkinski: Theatre took me to God

      Getting to play so many roles, so many different characters, sometimes four-five at a time, actually helped me to exorcise my demons, my budding sins. I just wrenched them out of my being and tossed them. That is how I dealt with the terror that grips a young and unprotected soul, says actor and director Marius Kurkinski in an interview to Europost.

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    • Tarantino bags most prizes at Golden Globes

      Tarantino bags most prizes at Golden Globes

      War epic 1917 shocked the Golden Globes on Sunday by claiming the top prize for best drama film, while Quentin Tarantino's Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood won the most honors, massively boosting their prospects for next month's Oscars. Yet, while Once Upon a Time... - an homage to 1960s Tinseltown - won three prizes including best comedy, Martin Scorsese's much-vaunted Netflix crime saga The Irishman went home completely empty-handed.

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    • Translation is a daunting vocation

      Translation is a daunting vocation

      The poetical nature of first love and a beginner's translation lies in what I would call an optical illusion. Gradually, the amorous come to realise their feebleness and the futility of the quest for a perfect love, while the translator comes to grips with the mirage known as the “perfect translation” dream, says Petko Hinov in an interview to Europost.

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    • UNESCO list further widens

      UNESCO list further widens

      The Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage last week inscribed 15 cultural practices to the UNESCO representative list, widening it to 549 elements coming from 127 countries. The latest additions come from Europe (6 practices), Asia (6), and Africa, Latin America and Oceania (1 each). The European novices come from Ireland, Italy, Norway, Portugal Slovakia and Switzerland.

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    • Bulgaria through the glass of time

      Bulgaria through the glass of time

      An interactive exhibition titled Bulgaria Through the Glass of Time is on display at the Museum of Rome in Trastevere from 12 December to 12 January, the organizers from the Values Foundation said. The exhibition will mark the 140th anniversary of Bulgarian-Italian diplomatic relations.

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    • Not based on a reason

      Not based on a reason

      An international exhibition titled Not Based on a Reason opened on 5 December in the Arosita Gallery in Sofia. The project features the works of five young artists from Mexico, Iraq, Korea, Austria and Bulgaria, presenting their views on superstitions and prejudice. Before the opening, the participants met the audience in Goethe-Institut Sofia.

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