Towards Reaching the Stars: new aid scheme from the Ministry for Gozo
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The Minister for Gozo Justyne Caruana has announced a new scheme aimed at providing support to young Gozitans in their journey to become professionals in the field of visual and performing arts.
Dr Caruana said that during 2018 Gozo experienced an impressive number of cultural activities organised in every corner of the island, and which attracted large audiences.
Reaching the Stars is a new scheme by the Ministry for Gozo, through which young Gozitans, who are currently attending courses or interested in Visual and Performing Arts, will be given the opportunity to attend cultural activities and performances, said Minister Caruana.
The live performance of X Factor will be the first event as part of the scheme for persons to attend at a heavily subsidised price. The Ministry for Gozo will be subsidising 75% of the original ticket price to eligible applicants, Dr Caruana said.
Transportation to and from Cirkewwa Ferry Terminal will also fully funded by the Ministry for Gozo providing public transport is used.
Tickets are subject to availability on a first come first served basis and are also subject to the availability of tickets remaining for the live shows.
Teenagers under the age of eighteen will be required to be accompanied by at least one legal guardian.
Applications are available by clicking here.