The Royal Opera House Muscat celebrates life in Oman

December 19, 2016 11:40 am1 comment
The Royal Opera House Muscat celebrates life in Oman

The Royal Opera House Muscat (ROHM) will be proudly presenting its very own production entitled ‘Celebrating Oman: The Great Journey’ in January 2017. This ground-breaking production, consisting of a series of vivid musical tableaux representing different aspects of life in Oman, will be taking the audience on an incredible expedition […]

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First Ever Arab Film Institute Launches at DIFF 2016

December 12, 2016 10:17 am1 comment
First Ever Arab Film Institute Launches at DIFF 2016

The first ever Arab Film Institute (AFI) was launched during the Dubai International Film Festival. Headquartered in Dubai, the non-profit cultural association will provide a platform where Arab films’ past, present and future is discussed, imagined and celebrated by those who contribute to the development of the industry. The new […]

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Junaid Jamshed: Uniter, Divider, Singer, Soul

December 8, 2016 11:27 am2 comments
Junaid Jamshed: Uniter, Divider, Singer, Soul

Three weekends and half a dozen programs ago, my Executive Producer and I had a debate. The topic was Junaid Jamshed. My EP wanted me to record an episode of “Mahaaz” with Jamshed. I was abhorred, and our argument proceeded. In this debate, Junaid Jamshed was all the wrong things. A […]

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National Geographic Abu Dhabi celebrates UAE’s National Day with ‘The Emergence of a Union’

November 30, 2016 10:08 am4 comments
National Geographic Abu Dhabi celebrates UAE’s National Day with ‘The Emergence of a Union’

National Geographic Abu Dhabi has created a special film commemorating the genesis of the UAE and the unification of the seven emirates. ‘The Emergence of a Union’ will air at 3 pm and repeat at 10 pm on the UAE’s National Day, 2nd December 2016, on National Geographic Abu Dhabi. […]

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DIFF’s Prestigious Cinema of The World Programme Continues to Grow

November 18, 2016 11:27 am1 comment
DIFF’s Prestigious Cinema of The World Programme Continues to Grow

More of this year’s most anticipated movie titles from around the globe have been confirmed to feature in the renowned Cinema of the World category at the 13th Dubai International Film Festival. With twelve of the latest and greatest works from globally recognized filmmakers and actors, DIFF will showcase exciting […]

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Creative art installations, captivating talks and inspiring performances converge in the UAE capital as Abu Dhabi Art 2016 opens

November 14, 2016 10:34 am1 comment
Creative art installations, captivating talks and inspiring performances converge in the UAE capital as Abu Dhabi Art 2016 opens

The eighth edition of Abu Dhabi Art opens its doors to the public at Manarat Al Saadiyat from 16-19 November, bringing together a combination of exhibitions, stimulating discussions and creative forms of artistic expressions presented as part of a dynamic multidisciplinary program including live performances and visual art installations. Held […]

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