European Capital of Culture in Ptuj: Kurent's wedding | Slovenian Genealogy Research | Scoop.it

STA: Slovenian city Ptuj will join the European Capital of Culture (ECOC) represented by Maribor as the latest partner city on 10th of February with a musical Kurentova svatba (Kurent’s wedding), directed by MatjaĆŸ Latin. Kurent as a figure from the oldest Slovenian mythology represents local ethnographic heritage incorporated into modern story and superb music.

The musical is also an introduction to The Arts and Heritage festival “Kurentovanje” taking place during the next three weeks in Ptuj with around 150 different events.