About us

Our story

In the heart of Sliema, a landmark stands testifying to over a century of cultural richness and artistic vibrancy. Founded in 1908, Teatru Salesjan has been the cradle of creativity and community spirit for generations. Through the echoes of time, our theatre has seen transformations, each layer adding to its unique story. Today, Teatru Salesjan stands as a proud symbol of Sliema’s heritage, continually evolving to embrace the future while honoring its past.

Our history
Our mission

At Teatru Salesjan, our mission transcends the boundaries of traditional theatre.

We strive to:

Foster Artistic Excellence

By showcasing a rich tapestry of performances, we aim to ignite imaginations and inspire creativity.

Cultivate Community Connections

Our theatre is a meeting place for all ages, backgrounds, and cultures, promoting inclusivity and mutual respect.

Nurture Talent

We are committed to supporting and mentoring emerging artists, providing a platform for their growth and expression.

Educate and Engage

Through our educational programs and community outreach, we aim to make the arts accessible and relevant to everyone.

Our vision

Looking forward, Teatru Salesjan envisions a future where it stands not only as a performance venue but as a dynamic cultural hub

Bridge Generations

By offering diverse programming, we connect the past, present, and future, engaging audiences of all ages.

Champion Sustainability

We embrace environmental initiatives, integrating eco-friendly practices into our operations and infrastructure.

Our home

After extensive renovations, Teatru Salesjan invites you to experience a venue where modern amenities blend seamlessly with historical charm. From our auditorium to our inviting foyer and bar area, every corner tells a story.

Teatru Salesjan is more than a theatre; it’s a community. Whether you’re an artist, a patron, a volunteer, or a curious visitor, you have a role to play in this ongoing story. We invite you to join us in celebrating the unifying power of the arts.

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