Belt il-Beltin first edition to see games, food, competitions and a fun take on Valletta’s unique history Remember that time when the Valletta 2018 opening inspired me to suggest a festival for the Beltin? Well, my suggestions didn’t fall on… Read moreWATCH: Belt il-Beltin Festival officially launched
Sunrise FM Theatre – Jessie Cave’s one-woman show hits Malta Remember Jessie Cave, the actress who played Ron Weasley’s girlfriend and wound up werewolf fodder in the Harry Potter series? Guess what – she didn’t take too long to emerge… Read moreINTERVIEW: Sexual accidents, Harry Potter conventions and Instagram espionage
The Addams Family Malta is about to hit and Nadia Vella promises to make the ultimate Wednesday She loves all colours, as long as they’re black. Not ‘very smiley’, is a lover of all things dark and is not afraid… Read moreWATCH: ‘There’s no easy way to define normal, it’s so subjective’
Teatru Malta’s L-Interrogazzjoni is scripted by a writer who is no stranger to controversy. Writer Alfred Buttigieg is no stranger to creating controversy, and Teatru Malta’s L-Interrogazzjoni promises to add more. I’m sure that by now he gets tired of… Read moreWATCH: A murder, a cover-up… sounds familiar?
A Teatru Manoel masterclass invites members of the public to opera sessions being given by legendary soprano Mariella Devia. On February 10, a very special kind of Teatru Manoel masterclass will be held in two sessions. Each session will be… Read moreDo you want to see an opera master in action?
Oscar Wilde, the ultimate wag, lands at Teatru Manoel with The Importance of Being Earnest, one of the playwrights most widely-lauded scripts. With the tagline ‘A Trivial Comedy for Serious People‘, you don’t need to be a committed Wildian to… Read moreA purely Victorian send-up, or totally relatable satire?
Teatru Malta 2020 proposes some exciting ideas. Will expectations be met? The Teatru Malta 2020 programme, launched Friday at Spazju Kreattiv, quotes a 75% audience attendance that, if accurate, points towards Malta’s national theatre company making considerable inroads into one… Read moreTeatru Malta 2020: Sunny With A Chance Of Awesome
Panto in the Dark is back with a second edition that sets out to prove what an exciting time it is to be a theatre-maker in Malta. Panto in the Dark, the second edition, is up soon. Written and directed… Read more‘Never underestimate your audience’
And anyone who visits Ħożż il-Ħsejjes exhibition can have a go on it! By the clicking of our thumbs, something different this way comes. This year’s ŻiguŻajg Children’s Festival includes an interactive exhibition and installation – Ħożż il-Ħsejjes – which… Read moreThese guys built a massive musical instrument for ŻiguŻajg
Chiara Hyzler is directing JamBoy, part of the ŻiguŻajg Children’s Festival. She explains how the play targets the competitive element we foster in today’s students. What was your first reaction when you read the script? As a member of the… Read more‘Every child is different and this is 100% acceptable’