FESTIVAL IN THE PARK (Day 1)

Thursday, 28 February

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Date 28 February 2019
Venue UMM AL EMARAT PARK

UNDER THE PATRONAGE OF H.H. SHEIKHA SHAMSA BINT HAMDAN AL NAHYAN

The capital’s premier outdoor cultural celebration is back, with two days and nights of eclectic and diverse activities in visual, community and performance arts – including live stand-up comedy – from across the seven Emirates, all taking place in the beautiful Umm Al Emarat Park.

Get creative with the ever-popular Ministry of Science, take part in children’s craft workshops with the Korean Cultural Centre, experience how musical instruments are made, experience a concert or catch a film screening at the Cinema Club – it’s a fun-packed day for the entire family.

4 – 10 PM Explore the Crafts Market and browse a selection of the best locally-produced handicrafts available for purchase from
the UAE’s artisans

10 AM Ministry of Science – Show 1, in Arabic

12 noon Ministry of Science – Show 2, in English

4 PM – 6 PM Book Reading Club with Emirati authors, and
a selection of Korean crafts workshops in collaboration with the Korean Cultural Centre

5:45 – 7 PM Marching Drums and Drumming Workshops

7 – 8 PM Elite Music Institute performance

7 – 8 PM Cinema Club film screening of Amal’s Cloud,
directed and produced by Rawia Abdullah

8 – 9 PM Stand-up Comedy: Wonho Chung – in Arabic and English

 

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