Famous Macedonian singer and songwriter Esma Redzepova will perform with The Folk Masters at Leyla Gencer Opera and Art Center to celebrate Hıdırellez – known as Ederlezi in Romani – on May 6. Hailing from a Roma background, Redzepova is often labeled as "Queen of the Gypsies" because of her role in promoting the culture of her community. Her artistic work has earned her recognition as a National Artist of the Republic of Macedonia, and she fostered 47 children with her late husband.
When: May 6
Where: Leyla Gencer Opera and Arts Center