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  • An evening of musicals

    An evening of musicals

    Studio 18’s Muso Merlot is back this April for the third year running – this time at The Italian Job Restaurant, Bay Street Complex, St Julian’s. Featuring songs from The Greatest Showman, Hamilton, and La La Land, along with classics from shows...

  • What’s happening at Gaulitana

    What’s happening at Gaulitana

    Gaulitana, Gozo’s popular annual festival of (mainly) music events – which is organised by Gaulitanus Choir – is bang in the middle of its 12th edition. This year, the festival runs until April 29; it kicked off with an art exhibition, Percorso di...

  • Firing on all cylinders

    Firing on all cylinders

    Sigmund Freud’s socks would have rolled up and down with sheer delight had he been fortunate enough to be in the audience for Hush, a  new musical by Denise Mulholland and Luke Saydon. A young boy, Gus loses his voice after his mother’s death and...

  • Win 2 weekend tickets to Rock the South

    Win 2 weekend tickets to Rock the South

    Rock the South, one of the most eagerly-awaited indie music festivals on the island, is set to open its doors on April 20 and The Sunday Times is offering readers the chance to win two weekend tickets to experience some 40 acts. A number of top...

  • Modern jazz concert at Temi Zammit Hall

    Graduating in music in 1992, Italian trumpet player Vincenzo Deluci has spent just six of all the years since then away from the stage, and it was not by choice. In 2004, he was involved in a car accident that left him a quadriplegic, with little...

  • They’re still smiling

    They’re still smiling

    Photographer Jacob Sammut’s lens turns to the daily trials experienced by street children in Cambodia in his first exhibition, currently showing in Valletta. The following words, penned by Herman Grech, introduce us to the book Pnomh Penh: The...

  • Fact interplaying with fiction

    Fact interplaying with fiction

    Clare Azzopardi’s Castillo, her first novel for adults, was launched this week. Taking readers back to the 1980s and putting political intrigue, car bombs and an assassinated writer at the forefront, it will certainly ring a few uncomfortable...

  • Wireless suit gives ZfinMalta dancers the freedom to roam

    Wireless suit gives ZfinMalta dancers the freedom to roam

    A dance performance by Malta's national dance troupe will feature novel wireless motion caption technology, ZfinMalta announced on Friday. Malta Calls will feature a collaboration of different artists combining drama dance as well as film. The...

  • Legendary film director Milos Forman dies

    Legendary film director Milos Forman dies

    Milos Forman, the Czech-born movie director who found fame in Hollywood with the Oscar-winning classics One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest and Amadeus, has died at the age of 86. Forman passed away on Friday in the United States, where he lived,...

  • German artist in Valletta exhibition

    German artist in Valletta exhibition

    Malta Contemporary Art presents Johnny's Bar, an exhibition by Franziska von Stenglin. The German artist studied photography at the London University of the Arts and Fine Art at Städelschule in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. She is a visual artist...

  • Watch: Burlesque ladies rock Spazju Kreattiv

    Watch: Burlesque ladies rock Spazju Kreattiv

    Tassles twirled, glitter flew and the audience whooped as Maltese and international Burlesque artists took to the stage at Spazju Kreattiv yesterday for the premier of this year's edition of MalTease, Malta's only fully-fledged burlesque show. The...

  • Original George Cross Volume deed to undergo restoration

    Original George Cross Volume deed to undergo restoration

    Din L-Art Ħelwa has teamed up with the Notarial Archives Foundation to continue preserving the nation’s paper heritage. Following a recent visit to the Notarial Archives organised by Din L-Art Ħelwa volunteers, Din L-Art Ħelwa has embarked on a...

  • Maltese people will be opening their homes to international artists through Altofest

    Maltese people will be opening their homes to international artists through Altofest

    A number of Maltese citizens are set to host international artists in their houses through a Valletta 2018 project called Altofest, which explores experimental sociality through contemporary live art. The Maltese homes then become venues that...

  • Watch: This festival brings together 6 top international acts!

    Watch: This festival brings together 6 top international acts!

    May, in Malta, is fast becoming synonymous with the celebration of cultural diversity through world music. The 2018 edition of the Malta World Music Festival (MWMF) opens its doors on May 18 and 19 to present some of the finest selection of world...

  • Watch: They're bringing sexy jazz back!

    Watch: They're bringing sexy jazz back!

      After a year of wonderful experiences, The PlaKard Project are now releasing their debut album, Jump the Fence.  Described by the band as "a story about artistic, environmental, social and personal limits that create fences and challenges", the...

  • This week at the cinema - April 11, 2018

    This week at the cinema - April 11, 2018

    A Quiet Place (2018)Genre: HorrorDirector: John KrasinskiStarring: Emily Blunt, John Krasinski, Millicent Simmonds, Noah Jupe, Cade Woodward, Leon RussomDuration: 90 minutesClass: 15KRS Releasing Ltd The horror film by actor John Krasinski is...

  • Play that explores gender identity to be put up at The Splendid

    Play that explores gender identity to be put up at The Splendid

    The Beau Belles will be producing Stella, a theatre production that explores gender and identity that has been adapted by Neil Bartlett. The piece will be directed by Polly March. The story is based on the true-life story of Ernest Boulton, who,...

  • Top You Tube video Despacito hacked

    Top You Tube video Despacito hacked

    The music video for Puerto Rican singer Luis Fonsi's Spanish-language hit Despacito has been hacked, just days after it become the first You Tube video to reach five billion. The hackers also hit other singers, including Shakira, Selena Gomez,...

  • Watch: Real time broadcast from Gozo's Tal-Mixta

    Watch: Real time broadcast from Gozo's Tal-Mixta

    Gozo's picturesque Tal-Mixta area is a hive of activity with preparations in full swing as French DJ Fakear starts his live performance from within the uniquely positioned cave overlooking the iconic Ramla l-Ħamra. Millions of viewers are expected...

  • A killer turned human

    A killer turned human

    Mary (Taraji P. Henson) is a hit woman working for an organised crime family in Boston, whose life is completely turned around when she crosses paths with a young boy while doing a job. Producer Paul Schiff had been working to get Proud Mary to...