“Zahra shows considerable prowess as a composer of atonal music, able to convey moods that range all over the place, always in support of the stories” – RootsWorld

Ħrejjef – Maltese folktales is a captivating interdisciplinary production which brings together traditional stories, shadow puppetry, contemporary music and digital animation. At its core lies a collection of four Maltese folktales, presented in the style of a traditional storyteller accompanied by a live piano recital that acts as a soundtrack to the stories.

illustration by Nel Pace