As the excited crowd shuffles into the theatre, we are greeted by the lone figure of Gabriel Natán Velazco Robbe standing motionless on stage, exposed only by a dim light. I barely notice anything happening, being busy complaining about the depth of the seats and their incompatibility with my height, until I hear the mumbling in the auditorium start to die down.
Meet Aarti Shah, a young Londoner currently studying Medicine at the University of Malta. As an international student, Shah decided to create a home away from home by setting up Bollywood Malta to communicate her love for dance and to share her passion for Hindu culture with others.
Malta Takes London (MTL) unites local artists with other established Maltese artists who travel to perform at an event which takes place in London. This is an event full of acts linked to Malta, which was created to welcome a variety of acts from different genres. To date MTL has welcomed over 20 acts.