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Donizetti's opera Lucia di Lammermoor raises the curtain on the 50th anniversary celebrations of Teatru Astra

Donizetti's opera Lucia di Lammermoor raises the curtain on the 50th anniversary celebrations of Teatru Astra

This October, Teatru Astra will be organizing the 16th edition of Festival Mediterranea. The highlight will be the tragic opera in three acts Lucia di Lammermoor that returns to the...

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Outstanding cast for Lucia at the Astra

Outstanding cast for Lucia at the Astra

Teatru Astra is proud to announce a top tier cast for the upcoming Donizetti's all-time favourite Lucia di Lamermoor. Lucia will be interpreted by Serenad Uyar whose outstanding rich-timbered voice,...

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Jesus Christ Superstar at Teatru Astra

Jesus Christ Superstar at Teatru Astra

Teatru Astra is proud to announce the musical 'Jesus Christ Superstar' for March 2018 – a highlight in the 50th anniversary celebrations of Teatru Astra. The theatre opened up its...

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Teatru Astra offers opportunity to be part of Lucia di Lammermoor

Teatru Astra offers opportunity to be part of Lucia di Lammermoor

In preparation for the production of the opera Lucia di Lammermoor on the 26 and 28 October 2017, Teatru Astra is extending an invitation to all those who may be...

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Donizetti's all-time favourite at the Teatru Astra

Donizetti's all-time favourite at the Teatru Astra

Lucia di Lamermoor is making a very welcome and much awaited for return to the Teatru Astra boards after almost 30 years. One of the flagships of the bel canto...

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Hundreds of people expected in Gozo for EVITA in a month's time

Hundreds of people expected in Gozo for EVITA in a month's time

Teatru Astra has announced further details about its forthcoming musical Evita, including an added third show on Sunday 2 April - following unprecedented demand for tickets - underlining the local...

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Top cast for Evita at Teatru Astra

Top cast for Evita at Teatru Astra

Teatru Astra has announced the principal cast for the upcoming musical Evita scheduled for this March. Evita follows the tour-de-force experience in Grease last April - the first ever-live musical...

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The ideal gift this Christmas

The ideal gift this Christmas

The Teatru Astra is pleased to announce that during this festive season it is offering its esteemed patrons a 15% discount on a selected number of tickets for the forthcoming...

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Astra's super lavish Aida

Astra's super lavish Aida

Less than a fortnight after having enjoyed Carmen at the Aurora Opera House, I was back just up the road for the first of two performances of Astra Opera House's...

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The La Stella Band in concert

The La Stella Band in concert

The Annual Grand Symphonic Concert by La Stella Philharmonic, scheduled for Saturday 19th November, will bring to a fitting end the fifteenth successful edition of Festival Mediterranea. The concert, which...

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Aida - Celeste indeed!

Aida - Celeste indeed!

The signs were all there. It was more than obvious that with such a gilt-edged cast, a choral mass of singular distinction, an artistic director with a flair for innovation,...

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Aida - Director's Notes

Aida - Director's Notes

A premise: As everyone knows, Verdi never set foot in Egypt. The handsome commission to the tune of 150.000 francs, a considerable sum in those days, by the Regent Ismail...

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Opera weekend at Teatru Astra

Opera weekend at Teatru Astra

This weekend, Teatru Astra showcases the highlight of its artistic calendar, with two performances of Verdi's grand opera Aida on Thursday 27th and Saturday 29th October. This will be the...

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Students' Scheme for Aida at the Teatru Astra

Students' Scheme for Aida at the Teatru Astra

It is common knowledge that the production of opera at Gozo's Teatru Astra enjoys a well-established tradition of excellence, with the engagement of an internationally renowned cast, a fantastic opera...

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Teatru Astra announces the opera Lucia di Lammermoor for 2017

Teatru Astra announces the opera Lucia di Lammermoor for 2017

Teatru Astra proudly announces the opera production of Lucia di Lammermoor, a tragic opera in three acts by Gaetano Donizetti on the 26 and 28 October 2017. The opera was...

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Teatru Manoel and Teatru Astra partner in an opera workshop ahead of AIDA

Teatru Manoel and Teatru Astra partner in an opera workshop ahead of AIDA

Teatru Astra has just announced its latest educational initiative, 'Behind the Opera Curtain', a free workshop featuring the artistic and music directors from Teatru Astra's forthcoming production of AIDA. Aimed...

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Teatru Astra and Bank of Valletta officially launch the opera AIDA, the highlight of Gozo's Autumn Festival

Teatru Astra and Bank of Valletta officially launch the opera AIDA, the highlight of Gozo's Autumn Festival

Teatru Astra, with the support of Bank of Valletta, is proud to announce the fifteenth edition of Festival Mediterranea, a series of cultural events to be held in Gozo between...

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Luxury cast for Aida at the Teatru Astra

Luxury cast for Aida at the Teatru Astra

Carlo Colombara's deep authoritative bass will deliver the opening gambit to what promises to be an outstanding Aida at the Teatru Astra. The Teatru Astra management is justifiably proud to...

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La Stella's player soloist in the Independence Day Concert

La Stella's player soloist in the Independence Day Concert

The La Stella Philharmonic Society would like to congratulate Mr. George Camilleri, one of its leading bandsman, on his appointment as a soloist in the Independence Day Concert organised by...

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Teatru Astra launches new online booking portal

Teatru Astra launches new online booking portal

Two months away from the production of Verdi’s AIDA, preparations are underway for the curtain to rise on the 15th edition of Festival Mediterranea, an annual celebration of high culture...

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Teatru Astra to stage its third AIDA in October

Teatru Astra to stage its third AIDA in October

Teatru Astra has come to mean living up to its promises, delivering opera productions with excellent weight and scale and yet all the delicacy required. A completely new production of...

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Teatru Astra offers opportunity to be part of AIDA

Teatru Astra offers opportunity to be part of AIDA

In preparation for the production of the opera AIDA on the 27 and 29 October 2016, Teatru Astra is extending an invitation to all those who may be interested in...

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Booking open for Aida at Teatru Astra

Booking open for Aida at Teatru Astra

Teatru Astra is proud to announce that booking for its forthcoming opera is now open. Following last year's spectacular production of La Boheme, a direct hit with opera aficionados, Teatru Astra...

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The Annual Grand Concert...and more..

The Annual Grand Concert...and more..

Following the two full-house performances of Giacomo Puccini’s La Boheme and the first cultural events of the fourteenth edition of Festival Mediterranea, the Teatru Astra now looks forward to further...

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La Bohème – Aglow with Feeling

La Bohème – Aglow with Feeling

La Bohème staged at Teatru Astra sported a wealth of colour and detail combining elements of period and modern style to field a crowning triumph. It was indeed a beautiful,...

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Performance of Oscar Wilde's De Profundis

Performance of Oscar Wilde's De Profundis

Oscar Wilde's celebrated work De Profundis will be staged for first time in Malta on November 14 at 7.30pm at the Astra Theatre, Victoria, as part of the Festival Mediterranea. Written...

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Ecclesiastical art discoveries talk

Ecclesiastical art discoveries talk

'Design and Decoration for Ecclesiastical Gozo 1800-1900: Recent Important Discoveries' is the title of a talk to be given by Mark Sagona on Friday at 7pm at the Gozo Ministry...

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Teatru Astra announces AIDA for 2016

Teatru Astra announces AIDA for 2016

Any way you look at it, Aida is peerless in Italian melodrama. All the great ingredients which make up Italian Opera are there: grandeur and intimacy; poignancy and implacability; vengeance...

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La Boheme - few more tickets out for grabs!

La Boheme - few more tickets out for grabs!

The Teatru Astra is pleased to announce that Puccini's La Boheme is once again living up to its reputation as a number one favorite with audiences world-wide. With a formidable...

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Overwhelming response for the Opera Workshop ahead of Gozo’s La Boheme

Overwhelming response for the Opera Workshop ahead of Gozo’s  La Boheme

Teatru Astra, in collaboration with Bank of Valletta, organised an opera workshop themed Behind The Opera Curtain, ahead of its forthcoming La Boheme. The session, which was held on Tuesday...

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Teatru Astra and Bank of Valletta launch Gozo’s Autumn Festival and La Boheme

Teatru Astra and Bank of Valletta launch Gozo’s Autumn Festival and La Boheme

Teatru Astra, with the support of Bank of Valletta, is proud to announce the fourteenth edition of Festival Mediterranea, a series of cultural events to be held in Gozo between...

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Teatru Manoel and Teatru Astra partner in an opera workshop

Teatru Manoel and Teatru Astra partner in an opera workshop

  Teatru Astra has just announced its latest educational initiative, 'Behind the Opera Curtain', a free workshop with directors and soloists from Teatru Astra’s forthcoming production of La Boheme. Aimed at...

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Students’ Scheme for La Boheme at the Teatru Astra

Students’ Scheme for La Boheme at the Teatru Astra

It is common knowledge that the production of opera at Gozo’s Teatru Astra enjoys a well-established tradition of excellence, with the engagement of an internationally renowned cast, a fantastic opera...

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Teatru Astra announces cast for La Boheme

Teatru Astra announces cast for La Boheme

Opera at the Teatru Astra is an integral artistic experience.   Spearheaded by conductor Joseph Vella and stage director Enrico Stinchelli, Teatru Astra has fielded year in year out, refreshing and compelling...

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All about beautiful singing

All about beautiful singing

The Malta Independent on Sunday's second issue of 'Encore', an arts and culture magazine published on Sunday 30 August 2015, featured prominently the opera at Teatru Astra, in an interview...

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Miriam Cauchi for La Bohème at Teatru Astra

Miriam Cauchi for La Bohème at Teatru Astra

We are reproducing an interview Dr Maria Frendo, chorus mistress at Teatru Astra held with Miriam Cauchi, who will be interpreting the role of Mimí in Teatru Astra's forthcoming opera, La Bohème...

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Nabucco making the news, in Italy

Nabucco making the news, in Italy

Teatru Astra's Nabucco is still making headlines, now in Italy.  We are reproducting below a review of the production of the 1st and 3rd January 2015 held in Rimini, the...

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National station to air Nabucco

National station to air Nabucco

Following an agreement signed between Teatru Astra and the Public Broadcasting Authority (PBS) earlier in October 2014, it has been recently announced that PBS will air Teatru Astra's most recent...

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Teatru Astra’s Nabucco Set travels to Italy

Teatru Astra’s Nabucco Set travels to Italy

Teatru Astra is proud to announce another breakthrough within the ambit of its opera productions; a new ambitious endeavour in an international collaboration - arguably the first of its kind...

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A memorable operatic experience

A memorable operatic experience

The Sunday Times of Malta of the 23 November carried another glowing review following the production of Nabucco on 23 and 25 October 2013. The piece by Albert G Storace...

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Nabucco revisited

Nabucco revisited

This website is reproducing below a review penned by Cecilia Xuereb which was published on The Malta Independent on Sunday 16 November 2014. Exactly 20 years after their first performance of...

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Drama at Teatru Astra draws to an end a successful thirteenth edition of Festival Mediterranea.

Drama at Teatru Astra draws to an end a successful thirteenth edition of Festival Mediterranea.

Festival Mediterranea, which is being orgainsed in Gozo by Teatru Astra ends on Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 November, with a double representation of John Patrick Shanley’s drama, Doubt. Doubt, A...

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The best of Nabucco in pictures

The best of Nabucco in pictures

The Opera Productions page of this website has been updated with the photo gallery of the Nabucco, the latest opera held at Teatru Astra on the 23 and 25 October...

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The La Stella Band in concert

The La Stella Band in concert

A further highlight of the thirteenth edition of Festival Mediterranea, which is currently underway, is the Annual Grand Symphonic Concert by La Stella Philharmonic. The concert, which starts at 7.30pm,...

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SPETTACOLO NELLO SPETTACOLO

SPETTACOLO NELLO SPETTACOLO

We are reproducing below a review on Teatru Astra's Nabucco, performed on Thursday 23 and Saturday 25 October, penned by Marta Cutugno, an opera critic from Italy which was published on...

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VIVA NABUCCO!

VIVA NABUCCO!

  It was the real thing: from the peaks of pride to the lowlands of humiliation: only to rise up again clad in the mantle of grace: Viva  Nabucco indeed.  Nabucco...

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Teatru Astra announces opera La Boheme for 2015

Teatru Astra announces opera La Boheme for 2015

If as the saying goes “music has to be played or sung from the heart to the heart”, this is especially so in the case of Puccini’s all-time great, and...

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Nabucco booked out

Nabucco booked out

Teatru Astra announces that the two forthcoming productions of Giuseppe Verdi’s Nabucco are booked out. The theatre is packed solid for both performances and patrons are kindly asked to be...

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Nabucco - Director's Notes

Nabucco - Director's Notes

In many respects Nabucco is an opera-symbol of the Art of Giuseppe Verdi, even if it is one of his early works. The score is characterized by decisive strokes, all...

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Special ferry arrangements for Nabucco

Special ferry arrangements for Nabucco

Gozo Channel will be rescheduling two trips to coordinate with the performances of “Nabucco” being staged at the Astra Theatre on Thursday and Saturday (23rd and 25th October respectively). As a...

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Opera workshop at Teatru Manoel ahead of Astra’s Nabucco

Opera workshop at Teatru Manoel ahead of Astra’s Nabucco

On Monday 13 October Teatru Astra piloted an initiative aimed at reaching out to students and the general public ahead of its forthcoming production of Verdi’s Nabucco. In collaboration with...

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Teatru Astra partnering with the Manoel in an opera workshop

Teatru Astra partnering with the Manoel in an opera workshop

Teatru Astra has just annouced its latest educational initiative, 'Behind the Opera Curtain', a free workshop with directors and soloists from Teatru Astra’s forthcoming production of Nabucco. Aimed at opera...

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Opera opportunity for the elderly

Opera opportunity for the elderly

In the recent days, Teatru Astra and the Parliamentary Secretary for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and Active Ageing Dr. Justyne Caruana, have announced a joint initiative whereby free...

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Students’ Scheme for Nabucco at the Teatru Astra

Students’ Scheme for Nabucco at the Teatru Astra

Giuseppe Verdi’s Nabucco, an opera in four acts composed in 1841 to Temistocle Solera’s Italian libretto, is considered to be the work which permanently established Verdi's reputation as a composer....

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Teatru Astra and BOV launch Gozo’s Autumn Festival and Nabucco

Teatru Astra and BOV launch Gozo’s Autumn Festival and Nabucco

Teatru Astra, together with the support of BOV are proud to announce the 13th edition of Festival Mediterranea, with a series of concerts and events to be held between 23...

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Cast for Gozo's opera announced

Cast for Gozo's opera announced

Teatru Astra proudly announces the cast for the two performances of Verdi's Nabucco on Thursday 23 and Saturday 25 October 2014. It will be exactly 20 years after it...

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Exceptional Gozo opera

Exceptional Gozo opera

The Sunday Times of Malta of 17 November 2013 publishes a letter from Denise Gallandat-Di Grazia from Arcondiel in Switzerland. The letter which is full of praise for Teatru Astra's recent Otello...

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Excellent review of Mattia Preti's tour

Excellent review of Mattia Preti's tour

Festival Mediterranea's Mattia Preti tour which took place last Saturday 9 November received an excellent review on the Malta Independent on Sunday of the 10 November. The article was penned...

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Photo gallery for Otello

Photo gallery for Otello

The Opera Productions page of this website has been updated with the photo gallery of the Otello, the latest opera held at Teatru Astra on the 24 and 26 October - during...

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La Stella Philharmonic to close Festival Mediterranea 12th edition

La Stella Philharmonic to close Festival Mediterranea 12th edition

The twelfth edition of Festival Mediterranea comes to a close on Saturday 16 November with the Annual Grand Symphonic Concert by La Stella Philharmonic. The concert, which starts at 7.30pm,...

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Mattia Preti revisited this weekend!

Mattia Preti revisited this weekend!

To mark the 400th anniversary of the birth of the great Calabrian artist Mattia Preti (1613-99), the organizers of the Mediterranea Festival, now in its 12th edition, have invited artist...

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Friends of the Teatru Astra

Friends of the Teatru Astra

Teatru Astra has just launched the Friends of the Teatru Astra. For an annual subscription of €20 the members of the group will receive a copy of the DVD of...

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Otello at the Astra: Supreme Power and Grace

Otello at the Astra: Supreme Power and Grace

At the Teatru Astra you get what you are promised: a vocal and scenic spectacular was promised and that’s exactly what the overawed patrons who packed the superbly acoustically endowed...

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First night of Otello sold out

First night of Otello sold out

Teatru Astra announces that this evening's first night of Otello is sold out. Only few seats remaining for Saturday’s show.  Teatru Astra marks this as another milestone which follows 2012's...

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Nabucco for 2014 in Gozo

Nabucco for 2014 in Gozo

Teatru Astra proudly announces Giuseppe Verdi’s immortal Nabucco as the highlight of Festival Mediterranea 2014. This production will see Nabucco being staged at the Astra after an absence of twenty...

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Verdi's Otello to inaugurate Festival Mediterranea in Gozo

Verdi's Otello to inaugurate Festival Mediterranea in Gozo

A weekend of vintage delights in Gozo kicks off this Thursday with what promises to be a scenic and vocal spectacular: Verdi’s superb Otello. With a titanic Badri Maisuradze’ in...

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Miriam Cauchi starring as Desdemona

Miriam Cauchi starring as Desdemona

Teatru Astra is proud to announce the participation of leading Maltese soprano Miriam Cauchi in the forthcoming production of Verdi’s Otello on Thursday 24 and Saturday 26 October. This will...

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Read Otello's synopsis

Read Otello's synopsis

ACT I. Cyprus, late fifteenth century. The Moor Otello, governor of the island and a general in the Venetian army, arrives in port as a tempest rages. Iago, Otello's ensign,...

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2014 Festival programme of events

2014 Festival programme of events

Take a view of the programme of events of the forthcoming Festival Mediterranea which has several concerts lined up ranging from chamber to symphonic, drama, as well as lectures and...

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Students’ Scheme for Otello

Students’ Scheme for Otello

Shakespeare wrote his tragedy Othello in 1603 and it ranks among the Bard’s finest works in the genre.  Although the play is more than five centuries old, its themes of...

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Teatru Astra and Bank of Valletta launch the 12th edition of Festival Mediterranea

Teatru Astra and Bank of Valletta launch the 12th edition of Festival Mediterranea

Now in its 12th edition, Festival Mediterranea, with the support of Bank of Valletta, will be presenting Giuseppe Verdi's opera "Otello" as the highlight of this Gozitan cultural collaboration. This year’s...

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Spectacular treat

Spectacular treat

Otello's stage director interviewed on the Sunday Times The Sunday Times of Malta of 6 October carried an interview with Enrcio Stinchelli ahead of the forthcoming production of Otello at the Teatru...

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Teatru Astra announces the main cast ahead of the forthcoming Otello

Teatru Astra announces the main cast ahead of the forthcoming Otello

Giuseppe Verdi’s Otello, is Teatru Astra’s choice this year to kick off twelfth edition of Festival Mediterranea an annual festival of culture that seeks to expose that which the island...

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Book your tickets for Otello!

Book your tickets for Otello!

The twelfth edition of Festival Mediterranea will be characterized by Verdi's bi-centenary birth commemoration. A star-studded international cast, soon be announced, will grace the Teatru Astra stage in two performances...

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First events for Festival Mediterranea announced

First events for Festival Mediterranea announced

Teatru Astra has announced the first events ahead of the forthcoming Festival Meditrerranea which now in its 12th edition.  Festival Mediterranea, produced by Teatru Astra, is the only autumn festival...

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‘Otello’ returns to the Astra this October

‘Otello’ returns to the Astra this October

Otello, one of Giuseppe Verdi’s latest masterpieces, is Teatru Astra’s choice this year to kick off the next theatre season in October as it opens the twelfth edition of Festival...

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Teatru Astra hosts an international Opera Studio which is producing Mozart’s Cosi fan tutte.

Teatru Astra hosts an international Opera Studio which is producing Mozart’s Cosi fan tutte.

On Thursday 9th May, Teatru Astra is hosting an international opera studio production of Mozart’s Cosi fan tutte.  Mozart is a favourite for many opera lovers and so Cosi fan...

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STATEMENT BY THE LA STELLA PHILHARMONIC SOCIETY

STATEMENT BY THE LA STELLA PHILHARMONIC SOCIETY

Dear bandsmen, members of La Stella Society and supporters, For the past eighty years, 1863 has been recognised as the founding year of the La Stella Philharmonic Society. Throughout the years,...

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YADA's 'Kingdom' at Teatru Astra

YADA's 'Kingdom' at Teatru Astra

Last year's RIO at Teatru Astra by the YADA Dance Academies, Gozo and Tarxien together with the College of Dance was a phenomenal success with a sell out. The same...

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Musical effect to the full

Musical effect to the full

Pianist Nicholas McCarthy dazzled his audience with a series of works for the piano arranged for the left hand only, in a concert held on the 3 of November 2012, during the eleventh...

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Christmas and New Year Greetings

Christmas and New Year Greetings

The committees of the La Stella Philharmonic Society and Festival Mediterranea wish to extend the best wishes for a blessed Christmas and prosperous new year to all friends, patrons, sponsors...

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Miliedfest – The La Stella Grand Christmas Show

Miliedfest – The La Stella Grand Christmas Show

  The Għaqda Armar Festa San Ġorġ, a branch within the La Stella Philharmonic Society, in collaboration with the management of the Teatru Astra, will be the proud host of Miliedfest...

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2012 Annual Band Concert - Programme Notes

2012 Annual Band Concert - Programme Notes

M. Rózsa (1907 – 1995)   Quo Vadis? (Sound Track)Film music is a genre that is attractive as it is elusive to articulate and describe verbally.  Hungarian composer Miklós Rózsa is well-known...

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La Stella Philharmonic to close off Festival Mediterranea 11th edition

La Stella Philharmonic to close off Festival Mediterranea 11th edition

New composition to be premièred during the concert The eleventh edition of Festival Mediterranea comes to a close on Saturday 17 November with the Annual Grand Symphonic Concert by La Stella...

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On the trail of Giuseppe Calì

On the trail of Giuseppe Calì

The eleventh edition of Festival Mediterranea is on again this Saturday (10 November) with an onsite lecture will focus on the art of Malta's greatest artist at the turn of the 20th...

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Teatru Astra rejoices for Joseph Calleja

Teatru Astra rejoices for Joseph Calleja

Teatru Astra rejoices in the news that the internationally acclaimed tenor Joseph Calleja has been awarded an honorary degree by the University of Malta.  Tenor Joseph Calleja, one of the world’s...

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Very moving Butterfly

Very moving Butterfly

We are uploading the review by Albert G. Storace which was published on the Times of Malta on Wednesday 31 October 2012   Puccini’s Madama Butterfly is the most famous case of...

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Change of venue for tomorrow's lecture

Change of venue for tomorrow's lecture

The festival committee would wish to inform the public that tomorrow's lecture Society and the Economy on the Hospitaller Island of Malta will be held at Aula Mgr Guiseppe Farrugia,...

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(UPDATED) Madama Butterfly at the Astra

(UPDATED) Madama Butterfly at the Astra

Madama Butterfly either soars or sinks. At the Teatru Astra, packed to the rafters, Madama Butterfly started at the top and worked its way upwards…As old-age wisdom goes: something is...

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Verdi's Otello for 2013

Verdi's Otello for 2013

Teatru Astra announces that it will open its theatre season 2013/2014 with Giuseppe Verdi's opera "Otello" on 24 and 26th October 2013, next year being the composer's 200th anniversary from...

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A feast of music

A feast of music

Festival Mediterreanea, organised by the Astra Theatre, will open this week with the double representation of Giacomo Puccini’s opera Madama Butterfly on Thursday and Saturday and an evening of Argentinian...

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Special ferry service for Madama Butterfly

Special ferry service for Madama Butterfly

Gozo Channel has just announced it will be rescheduling two trips to coincide with the performances of “Madama Butterfly” being staged at the Teatru Astra on Thursday and Saturday (25th and 27th...

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Tango performance on European tour exclusively for Festival Mediterranea

Tango performance on European tour exclusively for Festival Mediterranea

An original production, Tango Emoción, inspired by the Argentinean flavours of the dance genre, will take to the stage locally with an only performance on Friday 26 October at Kempinski...

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Original Argentinian tango production at the Kempinski

Original Argentinian tango production at the Kempinski

An original production, Tango Emoción, inspired by the Argentinian flavours of the dance genre, will be performed at the Kempinski Hotel San Lawrenz on October 26 as part of Festival...

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Malta International Airport supports Gozo’s only autumn festival

Malta International Airport supports Gozo’s only autumn festival

Malta International Airport is supporting this year’s edition of Festival Mediterranea, now in its 11th edition, produced by Teatru Astra. Festival Mediterranea is the only autumn festival on the island,...

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‘La Scala’ cast for autumn festival in Gozo

‘La Scala’ cast for autumn festival in Gozo

The three main singers in this year’s Teatru Astra opera production, Madama Butterfly, make an excellent cast and one which opera patrons in Malta have never seen locally together before....

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Bank of Valletta and Teatru Astra launch Festival Mediterranea 2012

Bank of Valletta and Teatru Astra launch Festival Mediterranea 2012

Bank of Valletta is supporting the 11th edition of Festival Mediterranea, a celebration of art and culture in the heart of Gozo, organised by Teatru Astra, the highlight of which...

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Guide to the eleventh edition of the Festival

Guide to the eleventh edition of the Festival

Teatru Astra has recently published an information booklet which is a comprehensive guide to the Festival. The eleventh edition of the festival kicks off on Thursday 25 October with the...

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Tango in the forthcoming edition of Festival Mediterranea

Tango in the forthcoming edition of Festival Mediterranea

Tango is a peculiar phenomenon, fascinating, enticing, and full of passion. For many, the very way of living, being ritually transported into their very reason of existing... That creed of...

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Communication from the Booking Office

Communication from the Booking Office

Dear Patrons as you might have read earlier this year, we have managed to secure none other than soprano Daniela Dessì for the title role in this year's Madama Butterfly, to...

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