Death of Professor Atanas Ilkov

The Bulgarian UNIMA Center inform you about the death of the Professor Atanas ILKOV, director and pedagogue on 26th April 2013.

In 1962 together with Prof. Nikolina Georgieva and architect Ivan Tzonev he became co-founder of the Puppetry Department at the National Academy of Theatre & Film Arts, Sofia.

Prof. Ilkov is one of the founders of the national pedagogic methodology for professional training in acting and directing for puppetry.

He has educated many of the greatest Bulgarian artists of contemporary puppet theatre.

AKT – UNIMA Bulgaria

Let’s remember him with love!