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This is how to get some good weekend vibes

This is how to get some good weekend vibes

It’s so close you can almost touch it and already we’re excited to make plans for the weekend.  With loads going on over the next few days there’s no excuse for a wasted weekend at home. Thursday 1st November Enjoy …

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Did we see you at this new gallery opening?

Did we see you at this new gallery opening?

Guests gathered for the opening of Al Saadah Art Gallery at Souk Qaryat Al Beri where the UAE’s minister of tolerance, Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, was on hand to cut the red ribbon. Owner and artist Dr Ohan …

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All you need to know about the capital’s best food fest

All you need to know about the capital’s best food fest

Food is the best way to bring people together to celebrate the local culinary scene, and that’s exactly what Taste of Abu Dhabi sets out to do. Whether it’s a quick bite from a food truck or a meal under …

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Why it’s important to protect national music heritage

Why it’s important to protect national music heritage

While the music lives on, ensuring that the oud maintains its timeless magic requires dedication and commitment. The calluses on Amro Fawzy’s hands tell the entire story. For 20 years, the Egyptian oud maker has eked out a living by …

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This student performance put sustainability in the spotlight

This student performance put sustainability in the spotlight

Over 80 school children and two visiting professional opera singers recently presented a new work, Water in the Desert: A Zayed Legacy, at The Arts Center at NYUAD. Presented in partnership with Cranleigh Abu Dhabi and the Ministry of Tolerance, the …

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Love culture? This unique internship opportunity is for you

Love culture? This unique internship opportunity is for you

Creative minds are sought for the chance to foster cultural exchange with a unique internship. The Venice Internship is open to both Emiratis and long-term residents aged 21 and over. The unique opportunity is offered by the National Pavilion UAE …

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Save the date for New Year’s – a superstar is coming here

Save the date for New Year’s – a superstar is coming here

Abu Dhabi gets ready to bring in 2019 with a bang as another global superstar is set to headline a gig in the capital. Taking place on Yas Island, the yet-to-be-announced artist will follow the likes of Katy Perry and Coldplay, whose sold-out …

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This student opera has an important message to share

This student opera has an important message to share

The desert is a hostile place. All things considered, it seems extraordinary that thousands of years ago, man didn’t just survive here, but thrived and created a civilisation in the most barren and inhospitable of places. Back then, water was …

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You have to see these images of the nation’s early cinemas

You have to see these images of the nation’s early cinemas

The UAE’s cinema-going culture will be in focus with the launch of a new photographic exhibition. Running at NYUAD’s Project Space from 21st October to 5th November, Cinemas in the UAE  by Ammar Al Attar will explore the little-seen stories behind the first …

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Did we see you at this cool season opener?

Did we see you at this cool season opener?

The city’s first open-mic poetry night celebrated its season seven debut with hundreds of culture fans at NYUAD. Welcoming local talent to the stage, the event, hosted by founder Dorian Paul Rogers, featured original performances from poets, comedians and singers. …

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