|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 on the island, with a month-long programme of events that opens with a double-representation of opera. This year, Teatru Astra is producing Giuseppe Verdi’s Otello on Thursday 24th and Saturday 26th October. The festival is intended to provide an opportunity for cultural tourism while showcasing aspects of local identity, culture and traditions.
The details of the events are now included in the Events section of this website.
The festival is organised by volunteers with the financial support of the Malta International Airport, Bank of Valletta, Malta Tourism Authority, Ministry for Gozo, Ministry for Finance, the Economy and Investment, Malta Council for Culture and the Arts, and the Victoria Local Council.