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Business by the book

Events January 26, 2015 14:00 0 comments

At a time when one of the most famous influencers in the world, Mark Zuckerberg, is moderating an online book club, commenting upon reading proposals and being dubbed the new Oprah by the international press,…more »

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Operetta and Musical Theater marks move to new home with Phantom of the Opera

Cultural Calendar January 24, 2015 14:55 0 comments

One of the hottest tickets of the year so far is Phantom of the Opera, directed by Stephen Barlow (in picture). The Australian director has returned to Romania to stage this masterpiece as a premiere…more »

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Artist’s corner: meet visual artist Dorina Horătău

Cultural Calendar January 13, 2015 22:16 0 comments BR Exclusive

Over 120 personal and group exhibitions organized in museums, cultural centers, cultural institutions, galleries and alternative spaces have had the name Dorina Horatau on their promotional materials. BR has discovered the artist during an Art…more »

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Art tour to discover Bucharest’s artists

Cultural Calendar January 07, 2015 20:37 0 comments

This unusual art tour is offering captures the essence of Romania in downtown Bucharest, affording participants an insight into artists’ works and studios, provided by the Art in Bucharest association. Read also: Art in the right place:…more »

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Ballet premiere: La fille mal gardée

Cultural Calendar December 14, 2014 15:58 0 comments

Comic ballet La fille mal gardée (The Wayward Daughter) is the second premiere of the season at the Bucharest National Opera House. Local ballet aficionados will be treated to a turn by Johan Kobborg, artistic…more »

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Theater review: Still Life with Fatty Nephew

Events December 04, 2014 18:01 0 comments

Three elderly sisters live together in an apartment. They bicker, kvetch, gossip, sing old songs and repeat family stories ad infinitum. They also fuss over their nephew Pompiliu, whom the aunts have raised since the…more »

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Bucharest National Opera gets a facelift

Events December 03, 2014 10:13 0 comments

The Bucharest National Opera celebrated 60 years of operating in the same building at the beginning of this year, having undergone EUR 8.8 million of renovations (excluding VAT) since August 2013. According to Razvan Dinca, director…more »

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New La Traviata marks rebirth of Bucharest National Opera

Cultural Calendar December 02, 2014 12:04 0 comments BR Exclusive

Bucharest National Opera house has just emerged following an extensive facelift – and the renaissance of the iconic cultural institution is being marked by another debut: a new version of Verdi’s La Traviata. The premiere…more »

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Theatre: The Yalta Game at Lipscani Theatre

Cultural Calendar December 01, 2014 20:30 0 comments

Romanian actors Adrian Paduraru and Ana Donosa will perform at Lipscani Theatre, staging "The Yalta Game”, a one-act play by Brian Friel, made after Chekhov’s “Lady with a dog”. The play premiered this autumn in…more »

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Art tour to discover Bucharest’s artists

Cultural Calendar November 19, 2014 11:30 0 comments

This unusual art tour is offering captures the essence of Romania in downtown Bucharest, affording participants an insight into artists’ works and studios, provided by the Art in Bucharest association. Read also: Art in the right place:…more »