• Summer Nights back on the Rock

    Summer Nights back on the Rock0

    Summer Nights has returned for another year with a series of show stopping performances to be seen over the next few weeks. This year’s Summer Nights programme sees the event take place every Thursday and Saturday evening until August 11. This week sees the Summer Nights stage take over John Mackintosh Square between 8:30pm and

  • Energetic Intensity

    Energetic Intensity0

    The James Wilton Dance Company performed their highly acclaimed work “Leviathan” based on Herman Melville’s seminal novel Moby Dick at the John Mackintosh Hall Theatre on Thursday evening as part of the Gibraltar ArtDance International Platform. The festival came to a close last night with an international variety show including local acts. The James Wilton

  • Short story Spring Festival competition attracts 420 entries

    Short story Spring Festival competition attracts 420 entries0

    420 adults, young people and children entered this year’s Short Story Competition as part of the Gibraltar Spring Festival. The competition is organised by the Gibraltar Cultural Services on behalf of the Ministry for Culture in conjunction with the Gibraltar Chronicle which sponsors the prizes in School Years 4 to 13. This year’s adult winning

  • Enthusiastic opening to Westside’s art exhibition

    Enthusiastic opening to Westside’s art exhibition0

    Westside School’s annual art exhibition was opened this week by a very enthusiastic Education Minister who was both impressed at the volume and quality of the work on show at the Fine Arts Gallery. For some years now the schools have presented to the community the work carried out and produced at examination level –

  • Loss, identity and art, a powerful amalgamation

    Loss, identity and art, a powerful amalgamation0

    ‘There is a relationship between loss and identity that is very important, and when you are the child of someone in exile, and in exile yourself, this may soon find release in the creation of art’ – Firouz Farman Farmaian Artist Firouz Farman Farmaian, this year’s judge of the Gibraltar Spring Visual Arts Exhibition currently

  • Westside art goes on show

    Westside art goes on show0

    Westside’s art is back at the Fine Art Gallery this week. Tonight sees the official opening of an exhibition which brings together the work of GCSE and A Level students from Westside School and this year for the first time also some students from St Martin’s School. The exhibition which fills both vaults at the