The finalists of the 10th Anniversary Photography Competition launched earlier this year by Casa Antonia Nursing and Residential Home in Balzan have been selected. The competition attracted 126 entries submitted by 40 participants ranging from professionals, artists and photo enthusiasts.
Participants were invited to capture pictures of elderly persons on the theme “The Elderly – positive aging”. The best 13 entries of the competition will have their work featuring on Casa Antonia’s 2014 Annual Calendar, giving the finalists an exciting opportunity for artistic exposure.
The finalists are (in alphabetical order): Ray Agius, Jonathan Borg, Anthony Rizzo, Denise Scicluna, Joe P. Smith, Bertram Vella, Sandra Vella, Darrin Zammit Lupi, and Z.I. Photography.
The prize award ceremony of Casa Antonia Photo Competition will be held later this month. The winner of the most original photograph will receive €1,000 and a trophy. The second and third placed will receive weekend breaks for two persons at Qawra Palace Hotel on half board basis, while the 4th to 13th placed will receive €50 each.
Opened in 2003, Casa Antonia has established itself as one of Malta’s top nursing and residential homes, offering long-term care, short-stay convalescence, and respite care.
by: Monique Chambers
Eden Culture presents ADG Europe and TNT Theatre Britain, in Robert Louis Stevenson’s Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde. Adapted for the stage by Paul Stebbings and Phil Smith, this fantastic production will be showing exclusively in Eden Cinema’s multi purpose theatre on the 7th and 8th April 2014 at 20:00. Suitable for audiences of all ages, tickets are priced at €20 for adults and €12 for children. Student Smart Card and Culture Card may also be used for the purchase of tickets.
Being a wonderful opportunity for Maltese students to experience the stage adaptation of the original literary masterpiece, the Eden Cinemas will also be organising special school screenings between the 7th and 9th April, with tickets at a discounted price.
Produced by Grantly Marshall, together with original music by Paul Flush and choreography by Eric Tessier-Lavigne, the renowned tale of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde will be dramatised by the theatre company’s unique theatrical style, combining dynamic physical theatre with a film like score. Drawing on the style of Victorian melodrama, detective thrillers and silent film, such elements are sure to create an exciting production that will reveal the dark heart of the extraordinary novel.
For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.edencinemas.com.mt or call on 23710421