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Celebrating the 400th anniversary of the Miguel Servantes? novel ?Don Quixote?

Celebrating the 400th anniversary of the Miguel Servantes? novel ?Don Quixote?

6/3/2005 10:41:21 AM

The world celebrates the 400th anniversary of the Miguel Servantes? novel ?Don Quixote? in the year 2005 by a number of cultural vents dedicated to that occasion. Bulgaria has spotted Plovdiv as the centre of these celebrations in our country.

 

A number of events have been scheduled for tomorrow, June 4th (Saturday). His Excellence, the Spanish Ambassador, is also expected to arrive in Plovdiv.

 

  • Bulgarian artists and sculptors have organized an exhibition of works inspired by the Don Quixote theme at the ?George Papazov? Art Gallery.
  • The Choir of the Spanish Opera of Oviedo is arriving in Plovdiv to present a free concert for the citizens and guests of Plovdiv.  It starts 8 pm at the Concert Hall (1 Central Square).
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