Following a UK tour, the Pleasance’s London Festival, and online performances at this year’s Edinburgh Fringe, socio-political drama The Nobodies is now headed to Malta for a run at Spazju Kreattiv. When Healthcare Assistant Rhea, homeless university graduate Curtis, and local-lad Aaron suddenly become privy to information that they can use to save their hospital from … [Read more...] about Award-winning play comes to Malta
For us culture hounds, the beginning of summer is all about one thing – the advent of the Malta International Arts Festival (MIAF), pretty much the biggest deal on the Maltese culture calendar at this time of year. This year I was unsure whether I would have anything to look forward to (thank you for nothing, COVID-19) but – happily – Festivals Malta proved my worries … [Read more...] about Malta International Arts Festival 2021
Comedian Steve Hili decided to declare himself Emperor of the micronation Zooxaloo If, like me, you've seen - and fallen in love with - the movie Rose Island on Netflix, then you know where this news is going. Rose Island is the charming, quirky, somewhat crazy tale of a young Italian man who decides to stick it to the corrupt system by creating his own little slab of … [Read more...] about Some baked bread during lockdown…
A worthy cause that helps strengthen cultural rights for adults with intellectual disabilities. The NGO Opening Doors has become a household name on the cultural landscape in Malta, and now it has some news to share. This non-profit organisation has almost single-handedly opened a discussion at national level in order to promote the active involvement of adults with … [Read more...] about Opening Doors Needs Your Help!
A stunning infinity pool, gorgeously curated interiors and an all-round luscious experience. Thumbs up to the Embassy Hotel It's February and I'm enjoying a dip in the infinity pool, the views stretching across Valletta, Manoel Island and Sliema in the distance. The warm water embraces me like a hug. I'm on the fifth floor of the newly-opened Embassy Hotel, in Valletta, and … [Read more...] about Embassy Hotel: City Staycation