Ballet Excelsior and Messiah Project presented Bulgaria 2011 Performance Tour Awaken June 7-20, 2011.
Ballet Excelsior of Houston developed and presented an outstanding presentation of the Gospel designed to “Awaken” people of things to come. The ballet Awaken was conceived and produced by Artistic Director, Sonja Staines. Ballet Excelsiors, Director Liza Pollok, has an excellent track record of developing presentations that transcend cultural and language barriers as proven by its many performance tours with The Messiah Project. The Messiah Project has over 20 years of bringing Christ centered performances to over 23 nations and was pleased to be mission partners again with Ballet Excelsior of Houston.
The flourishing, Bulgarian, evangelical churches were the host organization for the tour which included Sofia, the capital and largest city of Bulgaria and the 47th largest city by population in the European Union, Terra Trinova, and Varna, a major tourist destination, business and university centre on the Bulgarian Black Sea Coast. Hearts were awakened and the Lord was honored as over a thousand people were moved via the interpretation of Revelation chapter 4 presented through dance in Bulgaria.