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Culture news from Plovdiv

2/2/2010 4:27:05 PM

New actors' award - honoring the late theater director Krikor Azarian

The actors have created a new award called "For Honor and Integrity, for Exceptional Example in Public and Theatrical Life", honoring the late theatrical director Krikor Azarian, who died a month ago.


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Cultural events in Plovdiv:

Feb.2, 2010, 7 PM: Army Club
- performance of the "Jolly Widows", with the special participation of the actress Stoyanka Moutafova

Feb.4, 2010: 7 PM - Plovdiv Puppet Theater - "Edipus. The Feast of Survival", directed by Ruslan Kushadov; joint project of the puppet theaters of the cities of PLovdiv, Stara Zagora and Bourgas.

ANINDEN (St. Anna’s Day - the Conception of the Holy Mother of God by Saint Anna)
Name day of everyone named Anna, Ana, Anita, Aneta, Anette.
38 years ago John Lennon was killed on that day...
Former Beatle John Lennon has been shot dead December 8th, 1980, by a gunman he did not know, who opened fire outside the musician's New York apartment.
December 8th - the Day University Students celebrate as their feastday
The start of that special feast goes back to the 1920, and is connected to the then-only BG University - the Sofia University St Kliment Ohridski.
212 years of the first early Bulgarian printed book
In 1806 the first early Bulgarian book Nedelnik (Kiriakodromion) written by Sofronii of Vratsa was printed.
NIKULDEN (St. Nicholas the Wonderworker)
Name day for everyone named Nikola, Nikolay, Kolyo, Nikolina, Neno, Nenka, Nikolina, Nina.
ST. SAVA (also: St. Savva or St. Sabbas the Sanctified)
Name day of everyone named Sava, Slavka, Slav, Vladislav, Slavi.
ST. VARVARA (St. Barbara) - December 4
Name day of everyone named Varvara, Barbara.
 World AIDS Day
World AIDS Day
12/1/2018 9:00:00 AM
The ends of the red ribbon are pointed to the ground today, symbolizing the life that is disappearing.
Today is St.Andrews Day
Today is St.Andrews Day
11/30/2018 8:00:00 AM
Name day of everyone named Andrey, Andriana (the name has the meaning “masculine”, therefore “strong”).
KATERININDEN (St. Catherines Day)
KATERININDEN (St. Catherines Day)
11/24/2018 10:00:00 AM
Name day of everyone named Ekaterina, Katerina, Katya.