site.btaFestival of Bulgarian Letters and Culture Held in Vancouver
A festival of Bulgarian culture and letters took place at the Orpheum Annex Theatre in Vancouver.
It was organized by the Bulgarian-Canadian Society of British Columbia together with the Bulgarian Cultural Centre in Vancouver.
Participating were performers of classical music and Bulgarian folklore. For the first time a Bulgarian kuker from the southeastern region of Yambol went on stage in the Canadian city.
Visitors were able to see a travelling photo exhibition, the Light of Letters, organized by the Bulgarian consulate in Toronto, which displays Bulgarian medieval manuscripts from the 10th-13th century.
A special space with creative games and a workshop for making dolls in traditional attire was put up for children.