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  • The Valletta experience

    The Valletta experience

    Joe Camilleri, il-Bibi, is the main guest speaker at an event in the Poeżijaplus series that will be viewing Valletta through the eyes of personalities recounting experiences connected to the city. It is being held today at 7.30pm at the Valletta...

  • Was Joan right?

    Was Joan right?

    The year is 2000 and Joan Stanley (Judi Dench) is living in contented retirement in suburbia at the turn of the millennium. Her tranquil life is suddenly disrupted when she’s arrested by MI5 and accused of providing intelligence to Communist...

  • Passionate labour of love

    Passionate labour of love

    It is said that a picture can say a thousand words and thanks to newly-published book Passjoni – Merging Art and Faith, people will be able to see every single one of those 1,000 words and much more. Anna Marie Galea speaks to photographer Mario...

  • Moral vs civil justice

    Moral vs civil justice

    Measure for Measure is one of Shakespeare’s ‘problem plays’, classified that way because it doesn’t fit neatly into the comedy, tragedy or history categories of his repertoire. Its awkward categorisation is possibly one of the reasons why it is...

  • A celebration of film music

    A celebration of film music

    Following the success of last year’s Movies at the Palace, Soċjetà Filarmonika L’Unione of Luqa recently presented another spectacu­lar concert focused entirely on film music to a packed house at the Mediterranean Conference Centre’s Republic Hall...

  • First major exhibition of Tudor and Jacobean portrait miniatures on show in the UK

    First major exhibition of Tudor and Jacobean portrait miniatures on show in the UK

    Elizabethan Treasures: Miniatures by Hilliard and Oliver, which opened at the London’s National Portrait Gallery on February 21, closes on May 19. The description of the exhibition is a bit of a misnomer. This should also read “…and Jacobean”...

  • Starting and ending with a medieval song

    Starting and ending with a medieval song

    The Sunday Times catches up with Malta Philharmoinic Orchestra’s resident conductor Michael Laus prior to directing The Armed Man, a unique Mass setting by Welsh composer Karl Jenkins. In 2015, Karl Jenkins was confirmed as “the most popular...

  • 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...

  • Stars line-up for the biggest music festival in the south of Malta

    Stars line-up for the biggest music festival in the south of Malta

    All is set and ready for this weekend’s festival in Żejtun, bringing together a line-up of the hottest Maltese artists at the moment. The Beland Music Festival is bringing together over 20 bands and artists for a variety of shows held over the...