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Skopje gets first-ever Museum of Illusions (photo)

The Museum of Illusions – the first of its kind in Macedonia – was opened Wednesday. Following months of preparations in an original museum concept, it is located in downtown Skopje in three-level, 550-square meter premises. The...
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Skopje Cinema City begins

This summer’s Skopje Cinema City festival will run from June 6 to 10. Fifteen films focusing on music will screen at the Cinematheque of Macedonia during the five festival days. Director Stephen Nomura Schible’s Coda (2017), a...
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Svetozar Janevski scoops ‘SEE Personality 2018’ award at ‘SEE a Paris’

Svetozar Janevski, chairmen of the management board of  ‘Tikves’ winery – one of the best in Macedonia – and member of the M6 investment group, is a recipient of annual ‘SEE Personality 2018’ award, presented to him within...
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Exhibit of jazz musicians ahead of Skopje Cinema City

Skopje Cinema City, which is set to begin in the Macedonian Cinematheque on Wednesday, will have a pre-festival programme including exhibit “Macedonia Jazzthetic”. The display includes photographs of Macedonian jazz musicians by...
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Dragi Mihajlovski’s latest book Odysseus’ Wake launched

Odysseus’ Wake, the latest book by Dragi Mihajlovski, was launched at the Cultural Information Center’s Salon 19,19 in Skopje on Friday evening. Published by Prosvetno delo, the book is a journey through the personal and collective...
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Verdi’s Aida to close 46th May Opera Evenings

Giuseppe Verdi’s Aida will wrap up the 46th May Opera Evenings on Thursday evening. Venezuelan soprano Anna Lucretia Garcia will perform the title role of the opera, which traditionally closes the festival. This year’s Aida was directed...
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Croatian movie The Constitution wins Best Film at SEEFF in Berlin 2018

The South East European Film Festival in Berlin (SEEFF à Berlin) wrapped up Sunday with an awards ceremony held at the city’s cult Babylon cinema theatre. The Best Film award, given by an international jury, went to The Constitution directed...
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Romanian opera diva Elena Mosuc to open 58. Ohrid Summer Festival

More than 800 artists from 27 countries will take part at this year’s 58. edition of the Ohrid Summer Festival, traditionally held between July 12 and August 20. Romanian opera diva Elena Mosuc (soprano) will open this year’s festival,...
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Amateur Drama Festival begins in Kocani

Play “Run Devil, My Wife’s Coming” by Slovenian company “Sator Storje” opened the 55. Amateur Drama Festival in Kocani on Monday. The festival includes 16 amateur performances by the same number of ensembles and...
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“PRO-ZA Balkan” Festival kicks off

The 6th International Literature Festival “PRO-ZA Balkan” kicked off Sunday evening in Skopje. Five writers and their literary work were presented to the audience. The famous Serbian writer Svetislav Basara, who is the winner of festival’s...