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  • Summer carnival in Mġarr

    Żewwieqa at Mġarr harbour will tomorrow take on a different look as it dons the colours of a summer carnival for the first time. The carnival is organised by the Cultural Council within the Ministry for Gozo, with the full collaboration of the...

  • Kaiser Chiefs in Malta

    Kaiser Chiefs in Malta

    British indie rockers Kaiser Chiefs will play in Malta for the first time tonight. Inspired by the new wave and punk rock music of the late 1970s and 1980s, Kaiser Chiefs have constantly hit the Top 10 single and album charts and sold millions of...

  • Rock legends in Gozo

    A night of rock music featuring Kenneth Calleja, Mikaela Attard, Chris Grech, and guests is being held at Manoel de Vilhena Street, Mġarr Harbour today from 8.30 to 11.30pm. They will cover songs from Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath, Metallica, AC/DC,...

  • Thrown back in time

    Thrown back in time

    The Valletta Waterfront takes on a different look today. Visitors can go back in time through the islands’ history and experience traditional folk dancing, falconry displays, the terramaxka, a musical instrument popular in the late 19th and early...

  • Cliff Richard to release first album of new material in 14 years

    Cliff Richard to release first album of new material in 14 years

    Veteran British singer Cliff Richard, who won substantial damages in a privacy case ruling against the BBC last month, said on Wednesday he would release his first album of new material in 14 years, called "Rise Up". Making the announcement on the...

  • Open-air drama fest

    Open-air drama fest

    A number of awards, including for best male actor, best female actor, best director, best author and best overall production, are up for grabs this weekend during the first Cospicua Short Drama Festival. The festival, however, is not only about...

  • Alternative and electronic festival returns

    Alternative and electronic festival returns

    One of Malta's most eagerly-anticipated indie music events, Sickfest, is back on September 1 with a line-up featuring an eclectic mix of some of Malta's top alternative and electronic artists spread over five areas. This year's line-up comes with...

  • Everything in perspective

    Everything in perspective

    The exhibition Perception, consisting of 24 works and installations by members of the Malta Society of Arts, comes to a close on Thursday. The exhibition at Palazzo de la Salle, 219, Republic Street, Valletta focuses on sensorial features and how...

  • Refugee-themed opera to premiere on Friday

    Refugee-themed opera to premiere on Friday

    More than 150 people are working on Aħna Refuġjati (We are Refugees), a ‘next-generation opera’ by Valletta 2018 which will premiere on Friday. The team behind the show is made up of over 100 people on stage, including 10 main singers, a choir of...

  • Film bonanza

    Film bonanza

    The second edition of this year’s Children Cinema Day will be held on Saturday, when 12 specially selected films for kids will be shown on the day. Cinemas will be charging reduced admission prices for both children and adults at shows running...

  • This week at the cinema - August 29, 2018

    This week at the cinema - August 29, 2018

    The Spy Who Dumped Me (2018)Genre: Action ComedyDirector: Susanna FogelStarring: Mila Kunis, Kate McKinnon, Justin Theroux, Gillian Anderson, Hasan Minhaj, Ivanna Sakhno Duration: 117 minutesClass: 15KRS Releasing Ltd Mila Kunis (Bad Moms) plays...

  • Gianbattista Conti exhibits

    A bequest of nine painting drafts (or bozzetti) from the early 20th century by Gianbattista Conti, so established for religious themes, acted as the spur for a temporary exhibition of a further 12 Conti abbozzi at St George’s Basilica from the...

  • Corsairs of Malta tour

    Corsairs of Malta tour

    Retrace the corsairs’ footsteps around Valletta and discover the real truth about the ‘forgotten and important’ industry. Hear tales of plunder and promiscuity gone wild, discover why the corsairs are licensed to steal and what happens when they...

  • Vibrant seascapes and landscapes on sale for a good cause

    Vibrant seascapes and landscapes on sale for a good cause

    Exhibitions of painting by paediatric cardiologist Victor Grech are taking place at the Hilton and Westin hotels in St Julian’s and the Phoenicia Hotel in Floriana to raise funds for Beating Hearts Malta. Another exhibition of Grech’s paintings...

  • Paraguayan film at St James

    The Heiresses, a 2018 Paraguayan drama film directed by Marcelo Martinessi, focuses on Chela and Chiquita. Both descended from wealthy families in Asunción, Paraguay that have been together for over 30 years. But their financial situation worsens...

  • Check mates

    Check mates

    Are you good at chess, then Chess Society, at Cafe Society, St John’s Street, Valletta, is the place to go tonight. Go and pit your wits against other members of the Chess Society. It is open for all levels – from beginners to experts. The event...

  • Between dystopia and hope: an art installation takes you into a world that might be

    Between dystopia and hope: an art installation takes you into a world that might be

    Cross a shaky bridge between the past and the future. Step into a town square in a European coastal city 20 or 30 years in the future. Hear the seagulls and a brass band somewhere in the distance. Peek into an ocean recovery lab where scientists...

  • Chinese film fest comes to end

    Chinese film fest comes to end

    The Summer Chinese Film Festival comes to a close today with a screening in Santa Luċija. Go Lala Go! (2010) is a romantic comedy which follows Lala, a career- oriented young woman who must balance her love life with a demanding career. When a...

  • Bohemian cabaret

    The Strada Stretta Concept, under the auspices of the Valletta 2018 Foundation is tomorrow presenting Medieval Bohemian Cabaret, a music concert with Tom Armitage and Kirsty Williamson, under the artistic direction of Giuseppe Schembri...

  • Legendary US playwright Neil Simon dies

    Legendary US playwright Neil Simon dies

    US playwright Neil Simon, who became one of Broadway’s most prolific and popular playwrights as he combined humor, drama and introspection in works such as The Odd Couple, The Goodbye Girl and Lost in Yonkers, died on Sunday at the age of 91, his...