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Iliana Petrova


Bulgarian folk dances instructor



Born September 18th 1970 in Sofia.
1979-1985 - dances with “Izvorche” ensemble at the National children’s palace.

EDUCATION
   High school
- 1984-1989 - National School of Dance Art (NUTI), major in Bulgarian folk dances
   University
- 1995-1999 - Academy of musical and dance arts, major in Directing in choreography

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
- since 1988 - soloist dancer at “Filip Kutev” NFE
- since 2007 - head and choreographer of the dance group at First English language high school, Sofia
- since 2008 - head and choreographer of “Iskritza” dance group at “Hristo Botev” community centre, Kurilo
- since 2011 - teaches at the National School of Dance Art (NUTI), in the Bulgarian folk dances major
- since 2013 - head and choreographer of the dance group at "Suznanie - 1907” community centre, Slivnitza
- since 2013 - performer and choreographer with “V Shopluka” Professional folk formation