Rik Mayall – a celebration of the British actor and comic
Nostalgia is painful, inevitable, and sometimes strangely comforting… Mayall is inimitable: he was our ‘people’s poet’
Gozitan dance troupe reaches for the divine with Dante adaptation
Naupaca Dance Factory will be staging an interpretation of Dante's Divine Comedy next October. 
The universal voice | Rachel Rose Reid

British storyteller Rachel Rose Reid speaks to us ahead of her visit to this weekend, as she prepares to give a workshop on storytelling for children and an...

British storyteller Rachel Rose Reid speaks to us ahead of...

Breathing life into forgotten heroes | Tim Crouch

The dynamic British theatre practitioner Tim Crouch will be in Malta later this...

The dynamic British theatre practitioner Tim Crouch will be...

Persistently on the mend | Ira Melkonyan and Jimmy Grima

We speak to performer Ira Melkonyan and director Jimmy Grima about The...

We speak to performer Ira Melkonyan and director Jimmy...

Star-studded cast in Passion Play for charity

Top actors re-enact the Passion of Christ in aid of Mount Carmel clients

Top actors re-enact the Passion of Christ in aid of Mount...

Social justice meets theatre in European student festival

The first European Student Theatre Festival is set to take place at the Ġ.F....

The first European Student Theatre Festival is set to take...

Focused intensity | Stephen Oliver

Stepping on to Maltese shores, UK director Stephen Oliver is facing a particular challenge. Under the Masquerade Theatre banner – and at their...

Stepping on to Maltese shores, UK director Stephen Oliver...

Labour icon irate at Gensna rebuff

Singer Mary Spiteri says she has been left out of Gensna remake to sing her beloved Tema 79

Singer Mary Spiteri says she has been left out of Gensna...

The love that dare not speak its name? | Simon Bartolo

The upcoming gay adoption drama Jiena Nhobb, Inti Thobb has already sparked off...

The upcoming gay adoption drama Jiena Nhobb, Inti Thobb has...

The ravages of memory | Simone Spiteri

Award-winning playwright Simone Spiteri speaks to us about her company Du Theatre’s new production, Forget-Me-Not, which commemorates the group’s 10-year...

Award-winning playwright Simone Spiteri speaks to us about...

Radio drama to return as MCCA and PBS team up to produce award-winning scripts

A series of award-winning radio plays will be aired on local radio as the Malta Council for Culture and the Arts and Public Broadcasting Services Ltd have...

A series of award-winning radio plays will be aired on...

The art of romantic combustion | Adrian Buckle and Toni Attard

Roughly a year before Unifaun Theatre Productions hit the headlines in 2009 as...

Roughly a year before Unifaun Theatre Productions hit the...

Backlash to gay adoption play boosts promotion, inspires ridicule

A YouTube video ‘protest’ against upcoming gay adoption stage drama Jiena...

A YouTube video ‘protest’ against upcoming gay adoption...

Their hopes for 2014

As we bid goodbye to 2013 and welcome the new year, we ask a number of local personalities involved in culture and entertainment what they’re looking forward...

As we bid goodbye to 2013 and welcome the new year, we ask...

2013 in review | Culture: change, backtracking and bounty

Looking back at some of the most significant cultural events in 2013, we note...

Looking back at some of the most significant cultural...

Christmas comedy crew hits the Salesian stage

We speak to Marc Cabourdin, Wesley Ellul and Chris Dingli as they prep for The...

We speak to Marc Cabourdin, Wesley Ellul and Chris Dingli...

The Dame in the woods | Malcolm Galea

Ahead of his adventure at this year’s Masquerade panto – The Little Red Riding Hood And You Know Who – at the Manoel Theatre, actor and comedian Malcolm...

Ahead of his adventure at this year’s Masquerade panto...

Sometimes evil is just a job | Joe Depasquale

We speak to actor Joe Depasquale ahead of this year’s edition of the MADC...

We speak to actor Joe Depasquale ahead of this year’s...

Music concerts prove to be theatres' main crowd-pullers

Productions attracted a total audience of 293,772 in 2012

Productions attracted a total audience of 293,772 in 2012