16 June - 2 July 2023

Programme of Events

18 June - 3 July 2022

Arti

Full Immersion

The opening event of the festival celebrates Malta’s artistic heritage. A selection of artworks have been captured to portray a new perspective of each for an immersive experience. This son et lumière video installation will take audiences on a spectacular journey to experience some of Malta’s artistic masterworks in large scale.

Arti - Full Immersion

18 June - 3 July

Valletta

Leġġendi

Produzzjoni teatrali li se tittella’ f’Bormla madwar il-Baċir nru 1. Il-pubbliku mistieden jingħaqad mal-atturi għal vjaġġ b’narrattiva ta’ leġġendi u aneddoti marbutin mal-Kottonera. Il-pubbliku huwa mistieden jimxi mal-atturi sabiex isegwi l-itineranti tal-ispettaklu li se jseħħ fuq l-art kif ukoll fil-baħar, akkumpanjat minn mużika u kanzunetti.  

Leġġendi

19 & 26 June & 3 July 

Cospicua

Visual Arts Community Project

More than 20 artists showcase their art along the Marsaskala promenade. This event is organised in collaboration with the Rudy Buhler Art gallery, which is hosting other works by the artists. One of the highlights of this event is a large-scale mural by Malta Street Art Collective, especially commissioned by the Malta International Arts Festival.

Visual Arts Community Project

19 June

Marsaskala

Harbour Odyssey

A site-specific production, designed to take place on the front deck of a beautiful 38-metre long two-masted vessel. As the schooner cruises the waters, the audience joins the actors and musicians to experience a collection of historical anecdotes and local legends set within the panoramic views of Grand Harbour.

Harbour Odyssey

20-21 & 27-28 June

Valletta

Chaotic Harmony

Chaotic Harmony is a musical journey through the repertoire of the modern flute, with flute virtuoso Massimo Mercelli, accompanied by string quintet. This project connects local artists with international talent, featuring musicians from the Malta Philharmonic Orchestra. Chaotic Harmony also introduces an interdisciplinary dimension with choreographies by Moveo Dance Company.

Chaotic Harmony

21 June

Valletta

Carolina Eyck – Theremin & Voice

Carolina Eyck is an internationally acclaimed performer of the distinctive “Theremin” – the only instrument in the world that is played without any physical contact. In her solo performance, Carolina's voice and theremin form the perfect symbiosis as she triggers live loops creating complex layers of sound.

Carolina Eyck - Theremin & Voice

22-23 June

Valletta