Watch a unique production of an internationally-acclaimed play and soak up the wonders of the Maltese Islands while on your holidays in Malta this February.

Closer – the Award-WinningPlay in Malta this February

Watch Patrick Marber’smulti-award-winning play in Malta next month

Theatre-lovers visiting Malta this February can watch a uniqueproduction of an internationally-acclaimed play, as well as soaking up thesights of the beautiful Mediterranean island.

Patrick Marber’s Closer is a must-see black comedy of sex, honestyand betrayal, which has won multiple awards including the 1998 Laurence OlivierAward for Best New Play, and it is being performed in Malta in English.

Closer Comes to Malta

Closer has been performed around the world to great acclaim and haseven been adapted into a Hollywood film starring Julia Roberts, Jude Law,Natalie Portman and Clive Owen. This February, Masquerade Theatre Company willbe staging Marber’s original play in Malta – giving you the chance to see it,while also giving you the opportunity to visit this popular theatre in thecentre of the island.

What is Love?

Closer follows the story of Dan, Alice, Anna and Larry, exploringthe modern concept of love and, as the characters’ four lives intertwine, theirstruggle to find true intimacy. Both hilarious and dramatic, Closer hasremained popular to audiences the world over as it mirrors how millions ofpeople today experience romance, jealousy, love, passion and betrayal.

Malta’s Finest Take onMarber’s Finest

Staged by locally-renowned theatre company Masquerade and topdirector Anthony Bezzina, and starring some of Malta’s best performance talentincluding Mikhail Basmadjian, Jean-Marc Cafa, Nadia Vella and AlexandraCamilleri Warne, this unmissable play will be performed in the Blue Box – MSpace in Msida on 1, 2, 8, 9 and 10 February 2019.

The Moment of Your Life

To quote one of Marber’s most famous quotes from Closer, “Treatevery day, every second as ‘the moment of your life’ and you would have thebest possible chance, if not to defeat time, then to make the most of yourallotted span.”

So during your holiday in Malta this February, make the most ofthis moment of your life by experiencing an international theatricalmasterpiece on a uniquely Maltese stage.

MasqueradeMalta’s production of Closer by Patrick Marber will be performed at Blue Box –M Space, Oscar Zammit Street, Msida on 1, 2, 8, 9, 10 February 2019. All showsstart at 8pm and are suitable for mature audiences only. Tickets are availableby visiting