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Bulgarian Folklore 2007
28 November 2007

5th Children’s National Folklore Competition-Concert

Ten children’s folklore ensembles from Sofia and the country will take part in the fifth children’s national folklore competition-concert “Bulgarian Folklore 2007”, which will take place on 1 December 2007 (Saturday) from 5 pm in the Hall of UACG (University of Architecture, Construction and Geodesy) in Sofia. The concert is organized by Rotaract clubs in Sofia and the Students’ Board of UACG and its target is to help children’s folklore dance ensembles from Sofia and the country preserve and popularize Bulgarian dance folklore.

This would be the fifth year of the concert and the number of the ensembles taking part gets bigger every year. This year the groups are coming from Sofia, Montana, Varna, Gabrovo, Haskovo, Plovdiv, Pazardzhik, Hissar, etc. The participants in the competition are divided in two age groups – from 7 to 14 years and over 14 years.

French translation: Vera Aronova