X Factor duo Bloodline release first single Minute to Midnight
With lyrics penned by the singers and songwriter Lex (Alexei Debono), the song is Bloodline’s first single since the pandemic forced them to spend three months apart from...
Azzopardi’s scurrilous ‘Daphne’ character enrages critics and leads to leak of script
Theatre producer Mario Philip Azzopardi’s upcoming Ix-Xiħa satire at Manoel Theatre raises ire over villainous character that references last lines penned by Daphne Caruana...
Return of the stone lithograph: a revival at Muża by Maltese artists and printmakers

Vince Briffa, Sue Flask, Debbie Caruana Dingli, Paul Scerri and Robert Zahra revive the long-lost technique of stone lithography for the first time in 100 years

Vince Briffa, Sue Flask, Debbie Caruana Dingli, Paul Scerri...

Cassola’s ‘Suleyman the Magnificent and 1565 Siege’ published in France

French translation for Cassola’s Ottoman account of 1565’s Great Siege is part of ‘Historiques’ series by L’Harmattan

French translation for Cassola’s Ottoman account of...

Mario Azzopardi, anti-establishment theatre director and poet, dies at 77

Intellectual Mario Azzopardi, co-founder of the Moviment Qawmien Letterarju and a voice of the cultural anti-establisment in theatre and art, has died

Intellectual Mario Azzopardi, co-founder of...

My essentials: Simone Spiteri’s cultural picks

No 21 | Simone Spiteri, 38, writer, theatre-maker

No 21 | Simone Spiteri, 38, writer, theatre-maker

Austin Camilleri reveals new works at Spazju Kreattiv for all those ‘judged and persecuted’

‘LE.IVA is a Lazy Form of Grief’ at Spazju Kreattiv will run until 10 April 

‘LE.IVA is a Lazy Form of...

Applications open for National Book Prize and Terramaxka Prize 2022

Applications for the National Book Prize and Terramaxka Prize 2022 must be...

Applications for the National Book Prize and...

My essentials: Stephen Oliver’s cultural picks

No 20 | 65, professional theatre director, actor, vocal coach and drama...

No 20 | 65, professional theatre director, actor,...

National Book Council announces programme for the 2022 Campus Book Festival

The National Book Council announces events programme for the 2022 Campus Book Festival, curated explicitly for tertiary education students 

The National Book Council announces events programme...

UK’s Bootleg Beatles in much awaited March concert in Malta

The March concerts in Malta will be the start of their 2022 tour which will...

The March concerts in Malta will be the start of their 2022...

Static floats keep Carnival spirits alive as proper parades are postponed to May

Kids in costume, joined by their parents, were still able to share in the Carnival spirit for a static float display in Valletta

Kids in costume, joined by their parents, were still able...

Former prime minister Karmenu Mifsud Bonnici donates newspaper collection

Oldest documents in his possession consist of a 1793 manuscript copy of the will drawn up by the King of France

Oldest documents in his possession consist of a 1793...

My essentials: Ryan Paul Abela’s cultural picks

No 19 | Ryan Paul Abela, 31, Musician, Composer &...

No 19 | Ryan Paul Abela, 31, Musician,...

Campus Book Festival secures record number of publishers and booksellers

The Campus Book Festival will take place between 23 and 25 March at the University of Malta

The Campus Book Festival will take place...

Emma Muscat wins Malta Eurovision Song Contest 2022 with ‘Out of Sight’

Emma Muscat emerged victorious and will be representing Malta in Turin in May  

Emma Muscat emerged victorious and will be representing...

Charles ‘City’ Gatt, father of Maltese jazz, passes away at 77

Inspiration for generations of Maltese jazz musicians and director of the Malta...

Inspiration for generations of Maltese jazz musicians and...

[WATCH] Read, Learn, Repeat: In-Nar għandu Isem: Noti minn Paġna Intima

Watch episode 2 of the National Book Prize winners of 2021: In-Nar għandu Isem: Noti minn Paġna Intima

Watch episode 2 of the National Book Prize winners of...

Chris Scicluna, star of 1994 Eurovision song More Than Love, passes away

Husband-wife duo Chris and Moira took Malta to the Eurovision Song Contest final in 1994 with song ‘More Than Love’

Husband-wife duo Chris and Moira took Malta to the...

My essentials: Abigail Mallia’s cultural picks

No 18 | Abigail Mallia, 43, director, producer at TakeTwo

No 18 | Abigail Mallia, 43, director, producer at...