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  • A world of jealousy and ambition

    A world of jealousy and ambition

    The UK National Theatre production of All About Eve will be screened at Spazju Kreattiv Cinema, Valletta, tomorrow at 6pm. Adapted by Ivo van Hove, one of the world’s most innovative theatre directors, from the 1950 20th Century Fox film by Joseph L.

  • National Ground Fireworks Festival

    National Ground Fireworks Festival

    The 13th edition of the National Mechanised Ground Fireworks Festival will be held on the Granaries in Floriana, today, starting at 10.30pm, on the eve of the feast of St Publius. The festival will see eight fire-works factories/organisations...

  • Walter Coccetta art exhibition

    A solo art exhibition by Walter Coccetta entitled Malta Light 2 – Accadimenti will be inaugurated in the Italian artist’s presence at the Italian Cultural Institute, Valletta, today and will run until June 6. Coccetta has been exhibiting for over...

  • Brazilian ex-football star Ronaldinho raps against corruption

    Brazilian ex-football star Ronaldinho raps against corruption

    Brazil's Ronaldinho has found a second calling after retiring from professional football: rapper. The former Brazil national and FC Barcelona megastar - full name Ronaldinho Gaucho - has released a song along with Brazilian singer Jorge Vercillo...

  • Refreshing take

    Refreshing take

    TheatreMeasure For MeasureThe Splendid, Strait Street, Valletta What’s Their Names Theatre Company have cause to celebrate their very sharply executed production of Measure For Measure at the Splendid, running till this weekend. Their choice of...

  • New lease of life for Evangelists at Lapsi church

    New lease of life for Evangelists at Lapsi church

    Early 17th-century oil paintings of the four Evangelists gracing the main aisle of the old parish church of St Julian’s (known as Lapsi) are being given a new lease of life as part of a restoration and conservation project of the whole...

  • Ira Losco's new video tackles injustices

    Ira Losco's new video tackles injustices

    Ira Losco's new single and video strikes at the core of injustices and those who are mistreated for daring to be different.  For her video High, the singer/songwriter has again teamed up with award-winning director Steven Levi together with D.O.P.

  • Actor Peter Mayhew, Chewbacca in 'Star Wars' saga, dead at 74

    Actor Peter Mayhew, Chewbacca in 'Star Wars' saga, dead at 74

    Actor Peter Mayhew, who won over fans worldwide as the Wookiee warrior Chewbacca in the blockbuster "Star Wars" movies, has died at the age of 74, his family announced on Thursday. Mayhew died on Tuesday at his home in Texas, surrounded by loved...

  • Restored Marian paintings to be unveiled in Mqabba

    Restored Marian paintings to be unveiled in Mqabba

    Two important paintings found in the parish church of the Assumption of the Virgin in Mqabba have just undergone extensive restoration and will be unveiled in a ceremony on Sunday. The paintings in question are the main altarpiece depicting the...

  • Biography on van Gogh

    Biography on van Gogh

    At Eternity’s Gate, Julian Schnabel’s biographical film on artist Vincent van Gogh, will be screened at Spazju Kreattiv Cinema, St James Cavalier, Valletta, today at 7.30pm. Willem Dafoe was nominated for an Oscar for his mesmerising...

  • An original nightmare

    An original nightmare

    The horror film Us will be screened at Spazju Kreattiv Cinema, St James Cavalier, Valletta, on Saturday at 8.30pm. It stars Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o  as Adelaide Wilson, a woman returning to her California beachside childhood home with her...

  • Gozo Alive this weekend

    Gozo Alive this weekend

    The second edition of the Gozo Alive weekend of cultural activities will be held from Friday evening to Sunday. The activities include music concerts, dance, fashion shows, visual and digital arts, historical exhibitions, visits to museums and...

  • Msida Historic Bastion Garden tour on Saturday

    Msida Historic Bastion Garden tour on Saturday

    A Din l-Art Ħelwa volunteer will lead a 90-minute tour of Msida Bastion Historic Garden on Saturday at 10am. And on Sunday the garden will be open to the public from 9.30am to noon. The garden served as Malta’s main Protestant cemetery from 1806...

  • Horticultural show at San Anton

    The Malta Horticulture Society’s annual Spring Horticultural Show will be held on Saturday from 2pm to 10pm and on Sunday from 8am to 8pm at San Anton Gardens, Attard.  The show will feature beds of massed flowering plants exhibited by local...

  • The ‘intimate, surreal’ side of life

    The ‘intimate, surreal’ side of life

    Malta’s quintessential identity and the way the island lifestyle appears to defy 21st century living takes the spotlight in a long-term photographic documentation that is the result of a project spanning over a decade. The results of the project...

  • Malta International Music Festival concerts, recitals

    Malta International Music Festival concerts, recitals

    The following is a list of forthcoming concerts and recitals taking place as part of the seventh edition of the Malta International Music Festival, which opened last Monday and runs until May 10. Today, Elena Bashkirova from Germany will perform a...

  • This week at the cinema - May 1, 2019

    This week at the cinema - May 1, 2019

    Greta (2019)Genre: Thriller, dramaDirector: Neil JordanStarring: Isabelle Huppert, Chloë Grace Moretz, Zawe Ashton, Maika Monroe, Colm Feore, Stephen Rea Duration: 98 minutesClass: 15KRS Releasing Ltd Director Neil Jordan takes a break from the...

  • Run and walkathon in aid of ALS Malta

    The first edition of the Mqabba Run and Walkathon in aid of ALS Malta will take place on Sunday. It is organised by Our Lady of the Lily Musical Society’s youth section. The run and the walkathon are both five kilometres long and start from Mqabba...

  • Artists focus on social concerns at Blitz

    Artists focus  on social concerns at Blitz

    The introduction of emojis 20 years ago has definitely changed the way we communicate. Our language has become interspersed with these pictorial signs that are joyful and ambiguous at the same time. An exhibition, currently on at Blitz in...

  • Promoting cooperation, friendships across borders

    Promoting cooperation, friendships across borders

    A vast photographic exhibition at the China Cultural Centre is highlighting the natural beauty and the diversity of cultures, traditions and societies found along the path of the legendary Silk Road. The road refers to an ancient network of trade...