Sunshine, extraordinarily beautiful nature and hospitable hosts met the participants of the Creative meeting “Among friends”, which took place in the period 19th– 26thFebruary in Montenegro. Among the Black Sea resorts – Albena, Bulgaria and Sotchi, Russia, Festival program “Friends of Bulgaria” is organizing a holiday of the children’s creativity in the Igalo area of the town of Herceg Novi, situated on the coast of the Adriatic Sea.
250 children and youngsters from Russia and Montenegro danced, song and played instruments on the stage of “INSTITUT IGALO SPA” Hotel, as each art director chose to present in an original way their work with the young talents and the institution, which presents them. An unforgettable memory was left by the folklore ensembles from Montenegro, which surprised the audience and the organizers by presenting Bulgarian folklore dances, too. One of the most important parts of the festival was the Gala-concert. Tsvetan Ivanov – director of IFPCC “Friends of Bulgaria” sincerely thanked the art directors, with a lot of respect about their hard work on the development of the creative abilities of children and the preservation of national traditions. Special prizes for individual performers and diplomas for the bands made the little artists happy.
Along with the concert program for the Russian guests there were also organized interesting trips to the towns of Budva, Kotor, Tivat and the Croatian Dubrovnik.