Get Your Act Together
Age Suitability: 18+
Two plays by leading actors and playwrights come to Science in the City. They talk about Malta’s stories from rampant destruction to our troubles with technology. ADULTS ONLY. See below:
Għajn Ma Tara: 7.30–8.30 pm,
Qalb Tħabbat: 9–10.30 pm
Għajn Ma Tara by Simone Ellul tells the tale of two elderly unmarried sisters who live alone and are unexpectedly visited by their niece. Susan, their niece returned from Sweden following the break-up of her marriage. As the young Susan attempts to show them how to use a tablet, the three reconnect and old family issues are resolved.
Qalb Tħabbat by Lizzie Eldridge tells the story of Josette who lost her son to a drug overdose and wants to plant a tree on the spot in which he died. However the land is being developed into a high rise building by Tony. Will Tony be able to see past his greed and be compassionate, or will Josette be forced to give in to his brutish demands?
Both plays will be followed by a discussion with the audience and experts on the topics.
Tickets here: http://www.kreattivita.org/en/
During Science in the City, tickets will be sold at a the special rate of EUR5 for 1 play and EUR8 for both. The plays will be repeated on Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th Sept at this special rate.
After the launch at Science in the City, More or Less Theatre will take the plays on tour to different locations around Malta. These performances will be held every Saturday evening during October, November, and the first two weeks of December. Each play is around 50 minutes long and they be staged back to back.
This project is co-funded by the Malta Arts Council.