What's On | Sunday, 20 September 2009

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Sunset chants
Traditional Gaudya Vaisnava Chants from India at Ghajn Tuffieha from 19:30.

La Rive Live Music
Live music at La Rive Café and Wine Bar, Sliema Seafront. Doors open at 20:00, with music at 21:00.

September 23, 25
The Time Travelling Burlesque Show
Variety show at Chiaroscuro, Strait Street, Valletta at 21:00. Featuring Marie Claire Camilleri, Veronica Stivala, Chris Galea, Alex Vella Gregory, Lizzie Eldridge, Alex Spiteri Gingell, Maria Pia Meli, Bettina Borg Cardona, Peter Farrugia, Ellen Pace, Tribal Dance Malta, Marie Claire Pellegrini, Philip Leone-Ganado and Althea Corlett. Tickets are at €10. Early booking recommended from

September 26
Club Sandwich
Final summer edition of the indie nights at Zmerc City, Marsamxett, Valletta from 22:30. Featuring DJs Bob, Vinc and a mystery guest. Entrance is free.


Tribali live at Maxtura Fields
Tribali will be performing at Maxtura Fields, Marsalforn. Followed by reggae after-party by Juuls. Ethnic market, WV campers, kids’ area, bar and food stalls, VIP wine area and Gozitan traditional food. Doors open at 18:00pm. Ticket info on 99498531, 99110808, and 99476156.

September 25
Skimmed EP launch
The garage/post-punk band will be launching their debut EP, Your Head is Too Big For Your Crown at the Velo Lounge of Lo Squero, Floriana (below Public Library), with support by Brikkuni and DJ Bob. Doors open at 22:00. Entrance is €6; €10 with EP.

September 26
Philharmonic orchestra season
The Malta Philharmonic Orchestra under the direction of its resident conductor Michael Laus launches its 2009/2010 season with a concert at the Mediterranean Conference Centre, Valletta. Event includes performance of Grieg’s Piano Concerto in A Minor and Beethoven’s Symphony no. 3. Concert starts at 19:30pm, and tickets prices at €10, €20 and €30 available from the MCC booking office. 50% discount on stall and balcony tickets for students. Bookings by e-mail on or telephone 25595750/1.

October 9
Dripht + Dolls for Idols
Dripht will be reuniting for one show at Remedy Club, Paceville, with support from Dolls For Idols. Doors open at 21:30. Entrance is at €5; €10 with both Dripht EPs.

October 17
The Gaslamp Killer
The Californian genre-bending electro artist will be performing at Escape Club, Corinthia Marina Resort, St Julian’s at 22:00. He will be joined by local DJs Danjeli, Owen Jay, A.I., Big Dog Foundation, Synthact and Ezzy. Tickets are at €14.


October 2 – November 15
2 Diaries
A joint exhibition by Carmel Bonello and Jeremy Ellul at the Heritage Malta Head Office, Old University Buildings in Merchants’ Street, Valletta. Opening hours Monday-Friday, 08:00-16:00pm (closed on public holidays). On Saturday October 3 the exhibition will be open in the evening for the event of Notte Bianca.

Until October 4
Pornolitics Remix
Collection of works by Raphael Vella at St James Cavalier.

Until October 10
Islands of Dream - Discover the Maltese Temples
Exhibition at The German-Maltese Circle, St Christopher Street, Valletta. Opening hours: Weekdays 09.00 to 12:30 and 16:30 to 20:00. Saturdays: mornings only.

Until October 25
The 3rd Malta-Cyprus Ceramics Exhibition
Collective exhibition by Maltese and Cypriot ceramists at the Upper Galleries of St James Cavalier.

Until September 27
The Death Waltz
Video installation by Stuart Croft at Malta Contemporary Art, 8, Off Racecourse Street, Marsa. Opening hours by appointment only: 79938332.

November 6 - December 13
Il Suono del Silenzio
Exhibition of works on canvas, board and paper using paint and mixed media by Jean Karl Izzo at the Upper Galleries of St James Cavalier.

Until September 30
MUHS exhibition
Photography exhibition by the Malta University History Society (MUHS) in collaboration with the University of Malta Library by University of Malta students, dealing with 'Monuments and Sites' and 'Endangered Heritage', held on the ground floor of the University Library. Can be visited during Library opening hours: Monday Friday: 09:00 – 17:00; Saturday: 09:00 – 12:00.

Until December 20
…and non-places
Exhibition of photos and etchings by Robert Zahra at Nuvo Art & Dine, Marsascala.


Quiz Night Thursdays
Quiz at Ciao Fra, Sliema starts at 20:30. Each table booked is considered to be a team. Quiz packs containing 40 questions on different topics are given out to each team, who would in turn be given an hour’s time limit to fill in their answers. After the hour elapses, correct answers will be called out by the quizmaster, after which the winning table is announced. Winners receive a €20 discount off their bill. A free bottle of The Stump Jump (Australia), imported by Bicanter Wines, will be given to the winning table and runners up. Those interested in participating are kindly asked to contact quizmaster David Darmanin on 99458567.


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