My essentials: André Agius’s cultural picks
No 32 | André Agius, 28, Edinburgh-Based Maltese Director and Theatre-Maker
What’s Malta’s highest-selling record? D’Amato Records says the honour goes to Taxi Mary
Malta’s oldest record shop says it sold 751 records of Alfred Abela’s Taxi Mary on the day of its release, with a queue stretching up to St John’s Co-Cathedral
Depeche Mode keyboardist Andy Fletcher, founding member, dies aged 60

Fletcher formed Depeche Mode in Basildon, Essex, in 1980 before the band went...

Fletcher formed Depeche Mode in Basildon, Essex, in 1980...

Ray Liotta, star of Scorcese mafia hit ‘GoodFellas’, dead at 67

Ray Liotta, who played mobster Henry Hill in Martin...

Ray Liotta, who played mobster Henry Hill in Martin...

My essentials: James Vella Bardon’s cultural picks

No 30 | James Vella Bardon, 41, Author

No 30 | James Vella Bardon, 41, Author

Russell Crowe posts misty photo of Fort St Angelo: 'Where am I now?'

Australian actor Russell Crowe is back in Malta after visiting the island...

Australian actor Russell Crowe is back in Malta...

Plácido Domingo to perform at Joseph Calleja's 25th anniversary concert

The Spanish opera singer will be Calleja's special guest at the Fort Manoel concert on 26 July

The Spanish opera singer will be Calleja's special...

My essentials: Inez Kristina’s cultural picks

No 29 | Inez Kristina, 25, Visual Artist

No 29 | Inez Kristina, 25, Visual Artist

Soprano Nicola Said leads Malta Opera’s hope to nurture homegrown talent

Malta has a completely renewed cohort of talented opera singers following important international professional opera careers

Malta has a completely renewed cohort of talented...

Earth Garden Festival to take place in June after two year absence

The popular festival returns this summer, marking its fifteenth anniversary...

The popular festival returns this summer, marking its...

Eurovision 2022: Malta fails to make it to the final night

Emma Muscat with ‘I Am What I Am’ fails to make it to the final of...

Emma Muscat with ‘I Am What I Am’ fails to make...

Philosopher Peter Singer, author of Animal Liberation, speaks in Malta visit

One of the best known living professors of philosopher, anti-poverty and animal liberation campaigner Peter Singer, to deliver annual philosophy lecture

One of the best known living professors of philosopher,...

‘Master of Filigree’ Kevin Attard in Seaside Gallery’s Uniquely Abstract exhibition

Seaside Gallery’s latest exhibition features the works of Kevin Attard also known as the 'Master of Filigree'

Seaside Gallery’s latest exhibition features the...

My essentials: Irene Chias’s cultural picks

No 28 | Irene Chias, 48, writer 

No 28 | Irene Chias, 48, writer 

National Book Prize and Terramaxka Prize long list announced

The National Book Prize has drawn a record number of submissions with 199 total...

The National Book Prize has drawn a record number of...

Up close with the creators of ‘Mibdul’, Malta’s first serialised comic for adults

Teodor Reljić and Inez Kristina on creating Malta’s first-ever serialised comic book series ‘Mibdul’

Teodor Reljić and Inez Kristina on...

My essentials: Sarah Bonaci’s cultural picks

No 27 | Sarah Bonaci, 26, graphic designer, photographer, artist

No 27 | Sarah Bonaci, 26, graphic designer,...

Sagħtar magazine goes digital with new app

Sagħtar magazine launches its own digital app for people to read the magazine...

Sagħtar magazine launches its own digital app for people...

Balzan’s iconic pink ‘Diamond house’ façade saved after heritage appeal

Controversial decision sparked public outrage in the architectural community and triggered an unprecedented appeal by the Superintendence for Cultural...

Controversial decision sparked public outrage in the...

Joaquin Phoenix in Malta next week for Ridley Scott’s Napoleon epic

Napoleon epic to be shot in locations in Attard, Senglea, Mellieha, Siggiewi,...

Napoleon epic to be shot in locations in Attard, Senglea,...