Stomping out of the island | Francesca Grima
‘No man is an island’ – John Donne’s now-cliché line will be given vivid expression thanks to Puerto Flamenco’s ‘Isla’ – an upcoming performance forming part of...
Maltese theatre grows up | Marco Galea
While we may not have a figure to match the late, great Francis Ebejer, local theatre historian Marco Galea tells us that we should be optimistic about the future of...
Film Review | Pina

Wim Wenders’s tribute to fellow German dance choreographer Pina Bausch succeeds because it doesn’t tell us why the titular cultural heroine was great: it...

Wim Wenders’s tribute to fellow German dance...

The subtle art of awkwardness | Nicola Abela Garrett

The MADC Playhouse will stage Nobel Prize-winning playwright Harold Pinter’s...

The MADC Playhouse will stage Nobel Prize-winning...

Malta Arts Festival returns in July

Despite a change in government, it appears as though it’s business as usual for the Malta Arts Festival, which will be returning to Valletta and its environs...

Despite a change in government, it appears as though it’s...

A woman’s world… or is it? | Clare Azzopardi, Marie Louise Vella and Coryse Borg

We catch up with three female forces behind the all-woman team of In-Nisa Maltin Jafu Kif – Fondazzjoni Avventura’s second theatrical outing, taking place...

We catch up with three female forces behind the all-woman...

Healing through performance | Rebecca Camilleri

A newly-formed community-arts association teamed up with Sedqa to help...

A newly-formed community-arts association teamed up with...

Securing a financial future for Malta’s artistic output | Toni Attard

Creative Economy Advisor from the Creative Economy Working Group Toni Attard fills us in on the recently set up Creative Trust: what exactly is it, and how can...

Creative Economy Advisor from the Creative Economy Working...

Of Franco and other demons | Sean Buhagiar

Too soon? Newly-founded theatre initiative Stagun tat-Teatru Malti gets rolling...

Too soon? Newly-founded theatre initiative Stagun...

The name is Bond, Edward Bond | Adrian Buckle

Stage producer Adrian Buckle (Unifaun Theatre) expounds on his passion for the...

Stage producer Adrian Buckle (Unifaun Theatre) expounds on...

That is no country for old men | Red

Award-winning local theatre-maker Simone Spiteri directs a play about seminal American artist Mark Rothko in Red, working off a script by John Logan –...

Award-winning local theatre-maker Simone Spiteri directs a...

Film Review | Les Misérables

Tom Hopper’s loud-and-proud follow-up to The King’s Speech is a graceless, lumbering beast that should be labelled ‘For Fans Only’.

Tom Hopper’s loud-and-proud follow-up to The King’s...

Baroque Festival | Molière’s Don Juan at Teatru Manoel

Drama at the Baroque Festival with Maltese adaptation of Don Juan

Drama at the Baroque Festival with Maltese adaptation of...

‘We are a baroque nation’ | Kenneth Zammit Tabona

Valletta International Baroque Festival Artistic Director Kenneth Zammit Tabona...

Valletta International Baroque Festival Artistic Director...

If the shoe Fitz… | Colin Fitz

He’s a rotund all-rounder for sure, but we catche up with DJ/actor/magazine editor Colin Fitz just when he’s about to embark on something entirely novel...

He’s a rotund all-rounder for sure, but we catche up with...

‘I may be naughty sometimes, but I’m certainly not wicked’ | Isabel Warrington

This year, the MADC panto will have its own wicked witch, as Isabel Warrington takes on the iconic role from The Wizard of Oz, with added Christmas glitz while...

This year, the MADC panto will have its own wicked witch,...

The funniest of animals | ZOO

One half of Malta’s most popular comedy troupe – Zoo – speak to us about the secret to their success and reveal why, this election around, the satirists...

One half of Malta’s most popular comedy troupe – Zoo...

Naupaca Dance Factory: the sister isle’s best-kept secret?

The up-and-coming Gozitan dance company presented a visually dazzling take on...

The up-and-coming Gozitan dance company presented a...

Of floppadongs, improv and ‘sideburn theatre’ | Christopher Dingli and Malcolm Galea

Seasoned improv comics Malcolm Galea and Christopher Dingli speak to us about their annual Christmas appointment at St James Cavalier, Valletta, as their...

Seasoned improv comics Malcolm Galea and Christopher Dingli...

A hub to inspire | Anthony Bezzina

We speak to Anthony Bezzina from Masquerade Theatre about the drama school’s newly-built ‘M Space’ in Msida, which is set to become a hub for performing...

We speak to Anthony Bezzina from Masquerade Theatre about...