Participants from five countries are arriving in Veliko Tarnovo for the seventh edition of the International Festival of Historical Restorations “Medieval Tarnovgrad” this weekend.
From June 24 to 26 at the Tsarevets Fortress they will recreate the everyday life, arts and military skills of Bulgaria, Byzantium and Europe from the XII-XIV centuries. Reconstructions on “Tsar Ivan Alexander – Love and Diplomacy” will include over 180 participants.
Joint concert with the rock musicians from B.T.R. will perform the team of the Music and Drama Theater “Konstantin Kisimov” in Veliko Tarnovo. The concert entitled “Musical and Rock” will be presented for the first time to the public on June 16 at 8 pm on the open stage of the Summer Theater in the old capital. The musicians from B.T.R. will play with the orchestra of the Veliko Tarnovo Theater with conductor Maestro Georgi Patrikov. Nasko from BTR, Teodora Petrova, Mirjana Kalushkova and Gergana Stoyanova will take part in the program as soloists. Special guests in the musical evening will be the young talents from “Junior Band” at “Emilian Stanev” Secondary School, led by Yordan Tsvetanov.
“Quarantine” is an international short film festival, launched in 2014 and aimed at promoting young and unknown authors among professional film circles. The festival is organized on a completely voluntary basis, there are no entrance or screening fees.
The Veliko Tarnovo entrepreneur Sabin Bijev, tempted by the history and his love for the Tsarevets fortress and his hometown, made a unique book about the emblematic fortress. The work on it takes him several years long research and the latest computer technology, but the author is satisfied, because every future reader will be able to get an idea of the brilliance of the authentic Tsarevets and the Patriarchal complex.
From May 12 to June 30 this year in Veliko Tarnovo will be held Summer Fusion Fest. The festival is part of the cultural calendar of the Municipality of Veliko Tarnovo and is organized by the Hipster Art Bar, with the support of the mayor’s office.