Regional selections for participation in the international art festival "Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk" have started. Gomel opened the casting relay. Dozens of performers in different age categories took to the stage of the city center of culture. All contestants have extensive experience in concert performances and victories in international and national music competitions. Only 5 people will be selected. They will represent the Gomel region at the national stage. In a week, Mogilev will take over the castings. The first stage of the qualifying rounds will end on December 11 in the Brest region.