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Demir Hisar-City of Culture 2018 opens

Demir Hisar officially launched its year-long programme “City of Culture 2018″ with a parade and performances within the Easter Folklore Festival on Sunday, MIA reports. Culture Minister Robert Alagjozovski and Demir Hisar Mayor...

MWA’s Danica Rucigaj annual contest entry period begins

The Macedonian Writers Association has announced the start of its Danica Rucigaj annual award contest for the best poetry collection written by a member of the MWA. Poetry books published May 2017 through April 2018 are eligible to enter the...

Dance Fest 2018 opens in Skopje

Orlandina opened Wednesday Dance Fest 2018 in the Macedonian National Theater in Skopje. The festival this years brings together artists and dance companies from France, Switzerland, Slovenia, Austria, Latvia, Lithuania, the Czech Republic,...

Declaration on strengthening regional cooperation in culture adopted

The Council of Ministers of Culture of South-East Europe (CoMoCoSEE), including Macedonia’s Robert Alagjozovski, has adopted a Declaration on strengthening regional cooperation at the Council’s fourth ministerial conference in...

Crvenkovska: Macedonian children’s literature dormant, but beginning to stir

To inspire a love of reading, International Children’s Book Day is celebrated each year on or around Hans Christian Andersen’s birthday, April 2. In honor of this initiative aimed at bringing children and books closer together, we...

Secret Ingredient to compete for Cleveland International Film Festival prize

Gjorče Stavreski’s Secret Ingredient will be screened at the 42nd Cleveland International Film Festival (CIFF) as an official entry in its Central and Eastern European Competition. The Macedonian movie, which has won 7 international...

Macedonian Philharmonic receives new concert grand piano (photo)

The Macedonian Philharmonic received Monday a new Steinway concert grand piano as a donation from Strabag, one of the leading European construction companies. The piano is worth around EUR 160,000. Culture Minister Robert Alagjozovski at...

Student film festival “Filmocija” begins

The third student film festival “Filmocija”, organized by the Film Institute – Ohrid Film Academy, begins on Monday. The festival includes film screenings, workshops and mini-concerts. The event runs through April 6.

Stolevski’s Would You Look at Her wins Grand Prix in Belgrade

Would You Look at Her, directed by Goran Stolevski, won the Grand Prix for the best international short film at the 65th edition of The March Festival of documentary and short films that yesterday wrapped up in Belgrade. The jury described...

“No joke: discrimination and censorship” event kicks off in Museum of Macedonia

The exhibition “Censorship” by students from the Art Academy at the Goce Delcev University in Stip, which opened Sunday evening in Museum of Macedonia officially marked the start of the event “No joke: discrimination and censorship.” The...