Name of the responsible structure : Pro Rodopi Art Centre
Type of structure : NGO/Foundation
Profile of the initiators of the project : Artists collective
Continent : Europe
Country : Bulgaria
Address : Bostina 4745, Smolyan district, Bulgaria
Tél : +359 888 639923
Mail :,
Website :
Contact : Petar Todorov, Desislava Mincheva


Established by Pro Rodopi Foundation in the village of Bostina, Central Rhodopes mountain in South Bulgaria as the first independent performing arts residencies centre in Bulgaria. The Centre hosts and produces professional theatre and dance productions of international and national scale.

Former use : kindergarten
Total surface of the site : 1350 m2
Location (city, suburbs, disused area, rural): rural
Foundation year of the centre : 2004
Type of occupation : purchase
Owner of the building : Pro Rodopi Foundation

Infrastructures / Facilities

At the moment Pro Rodopi Art Centre can host and produce one perfoming arts project per year, including production period and international touring.

When the reconstruction of the building is ready (architectural plans on, the Centre will enlarge its activities,a and will be able to offer both short and long term residencies for performing artists, and videoartists, and can host different workshops, courses, showcases, meetings etc.

Financial support

Pro Rodopi Art Centre is supported so far project by project.
There is no structural subsiby from state or municipality.


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Modified on Tuesday 31 July 2007