Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year, Il-Milied u s– Sena t-Tajba, Fröhliches Weihnachten und Gutes Neues Jahr, Feliz Natal e Ano Novo, 圣诞快乐,新年, Feliz Navidad y prospero Año Nuevo, Vrolijke Kerstmis en Gelukkige Nieuwjaar, Meilleurs Voeux, Vidám Karácsony és Boldog {j Évet, Felice Natale e Felice anno nuovo, Wesoły Boże, Narodzenie i Szczęśliwego nowego roku, … Read more

Christmas Day

Christmas is a highly celebrated religious festivity in this Catholic country. The season is celebrated to its full on the Islands; nativity scenes, displays of cribs, carol services and other events are organised in each locality. Cribs are positively everywhere, from private houses to small chapels.  Visiting cribs is a popular activity at Christmas time … Read more

ALI BABA

Christmas Panto 26/12/2011 to 08/01/2012 FM Productions’ pantomime Ali Baba has been chosen to lighten up the festive season in an evening teeming with outrageous dames, spectacular costumes, exotic settings and a sledgeful of wit. Venue : The Manoel Theatre – Valletta Email : bookings@teatrumanoel.com.mt

THE PRINCESS AND THE PEA

Christmas Pantomime 22/12/2011 to 08/01/2012 Alan Montanaro will again slip into the Dame’s heeled shoes to regale audiences with his inimitable humour. Bettina Paris is Principal Girl and Alexander Gatsey Lewis is the Prince looking for his true Princess. Venue: MFCC, Ta’Qali. Online booking is open on madc.biz

REPUBLIC DAY

13/12/2011-Public Holiday (School Closed) On the 13th December 1974 the Maltese Constitution was amended and Malta became a Republic, having Sir Anthony Mamo as its first President. Activities marking this historic date take place every year, mostly in Valletta

BETHLEHEM IN GHAJNSIELEM

Nativity Village 11/12/2011 to 08/01/2012 The fourth edition of the animated crib in the village of Ghanjsielem in Gozo. This life-size crib, constructed on 20,000 square metre (sqm) of fields on a stretch of land known as Ta’ Passi, comes to life during the month of December with about 150 actors taking visitors back in … Read more