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  • Meetings kick off to discuss the future of culture in Malta

    Meetings kick off to discuss the future of culture in Malta

    The Culture Directorate within the Culture Ministry has launched a series of meetings with the public with the aim of discussing, analysing and evaluating how the culture sector is to develop in Malta in the first half of the coming...

  • New film celebrating Van Gogh hits big screen

    New film celebrating Van Gogh hits big screen

    Van Gogh, Of Wheat Fields and Clouded Skies will be premiering exclusively at the Eden on May 25 and will be showing for a limited time. A new look at Van Gogh, through the legacy of the largest private collector of artworks by the Dutch painter:...

  • Gaulitana artistic director returns from Bardolino

    Gaulitana artistic director returns from Bardolino

    Colin Attard, artistic director of Gaulitana: A Festival of Music and musical director of the Gaulitanus Choir, was recently in Italy as an adjudicating board member at the 12th edition of the Concorso Nazionale Per Giovani Musicisti Citta` di...

  • Met Opera 'has evidence' director abused seven people

    Met Opera 'has evidence' director abused seven people

    The Metropolitan Opera has found credible evidence that conductor James Levine engaged in sexually abusive or harassing conduct with seven people, court papers have said. The New York-based Met fired Mr Levine as its music director emeritus on...

  • Muża outreach programme hits Birżebbuġa

    Muża outreach programme hits Birżebbuġa

    Naqsam il-MUŻA, a MUŻA outreach initiative by Heritage Malta in collaboration with the Valletta 2018 Foundation and Malta Freeport Terminals Ltd., is now in Birżebbuġa. Naqsam il-MUŻA is a project which shares the community’s choice of artefacts...

  • Melting pot of mass hysteria

    Melting pot of mass hysteria

    The Manoel Theatre casts a spell on its audience as it grapples with the horrors of pride, revenge and fear in an adaptation of Arthur Miller’s play TheatreThe CrucibleManoel Theatre It may seem odd to start a review of Arthur Miller’s 1953 play...

  • Watch: 'It's going to be outstanding' - Malta World Music Festival this weekend

    Watch: 'It's going to be outstanding' - Malta World Music Festival this weekend

    The Malta World Music Festival takes place on Friday and Saturday at Fort St Elmo, Valletta. Six bands, featuring 47 musicians from 14 different nationalities, will be performing over the two nights. Artistic director Renzo Spiteri says the...

  • YouTube to launch new music streaming service on May 22

    YouTube to launch new music streaming service on May 22

    Google's YouTube said on Wednesday it will launch a new music streaming service, YouTube Music, next week and unveil soon a premium service that will charge more for its original shows. YouTube Music, which will be launched on May 22, comes with...

  • Migration-themed concert for World Refugee Day

    Migration-themed concert for World Refugee Day

    A migration-themed concert will be held on World Refugee Day, June 20. The Map of the Mediterranean concert will focus on the theme of migration, with poetry by Antoine Cassar and new music by Luc Houtkamp and the POW Ensemble. Inspired by the Map...

  • 'Superman' actress Margot Kidder dead at age 69

    'Superman' actress Margot Kidder dead at age 69

    Actress Margot Kidder, best known for playing Lois Lane in the Superman films in the 1970s and 1980s, has died at the age of 69, a funeral home in Montana said on Monday. The Franzen-Davis Funeral Home in Livingston, Montana said on its website...

  • Solo exhibition by Andrew Micallef

    Solo exhibition by Andrew Micallef

    My Path with Nature is Andrew Micallef's solo exhibition, showcasing the latest collection of 38 paintings, mainly in acrylics, catching a glimpse of the Maltese biodiversity and natural environment from an artistic point of view. Birds in their...

  • A solar-powered cinema is coming to Malta

    A solar-powered cinema is coming to Malta

    Solar Cinema, a mobile cinema which is powered entirely by solar energy, is making its way to the Maltese Islands this summer, as part of the Valletta 2018 Cultural Programme. Solar World Cinema is an international network of solar-powered mobile...

  • Tel Aviv parties as Israel's Netta Barzilai wins Eurovision Song Contest

    Tel Aviv parties as Israel's Netta Barzilai wins Eurovision Song Contest

    Thousands of Israelis took to the streets of Tel Aviv early on Sundayto celebrate Netta Barzilai's win in the Eurovision song contest. Barzilai's win in Lisbon was Israel's fourth in the glitzy pageant, watched by over 200 million people around...

  • Self-discovery with a twist

    Self-discovery with a twist

    Wildling is a teenage girl’s coming of age story which comes with a terrifying twist. Since birth, Anna (Bel Powley) has been raised in isolation by a man she knows only as Daddy, who has done everything possible to conceal the truth about the...

  • An inferior Panic Room

    An inferior Panic Room

    Breaking In 2 starsDirector: James McTeigueStars: Gabrielle Union, Billy Burke, Richard Cabral Duration: 88 minsClass: 15KRS Releasing Ltd Shaun Russell (Gabrielle Union) and her two children Jasmine (Ajiona Alexus) and Glover (Seth Carr) are...

  • Art in aid of cancer centre

    Art in aid of cancer centre

    Photographic artist Rik Van Colen has launched a kickstarter fund for Art 4 Ward 2 (A4W2) in collaboration with Deep Shelter artist residency at Sir Anthony Mamo Oncology Centre (supported by Valletta 2018) and the Gabriel Caruana Foundation in...

  • MADC checks into the California Suite

    MADC checks into the California Suite

    Neil Simon’s California Suite, a play in four scenes, offers comments on relationships with very contemporary and relatable themes of bitterness, infidelity and loss that accompany modern-day relationships. Although originally written in the 1970s...

  • Fun, witty and engaging

    Fun, witty and engaging

    Jes Camilleri reviews Much Ado about Nothing, a Shakespeare in The Pub production by WhatsTheirNames Theatre. Following the sold-out success of Two Gentlemen of Verona and Twelfth Night, the wonderful collective that goes by the name of...

  • The Baroque mentality

    The Baroque mentality

    Denis De Lucca: The Baroque MindInternational Institute for Baroque Studies, University of Malta. 2018. Consisting of 10 chapters and four appendices, The Baroque Mind presents the reader with a universe of the mental attitudes of diverse Baroque...

  • Burlesque in apocalyptic times

    Burlesque in apocalyptic times

    It’s been quite a few years since the last Burlesque themed show – what have you been up to? After six years and 10 successful shows I decided it was time for Creative Island to take a break from cabaret and branch out into different areas. Last...