Thursday, 8 March 2018
Dubai Opera featured for the first time, on Wednesday night, an Arabic music concert led by professional musicians of the newly launched Dubai Music Band. Dubai Music Band presented a collection of famous Khaleeji, Arabic and classic songs which are very popular in the region. Maestro Ahmed Taha led the musicians through classic pieces, including “Magadeer”, for Khaleeji star Talal Madah, “Nasam ‘Alayna Al Hawa” by Al Rahbani for Lebanese singer Fayrouz, and ...
Tuesday, 6 March 2018
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman visited the Egyptian Opera House on Monday where he met Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.According to a Saudi Press Agency (SPA) report, he also watched special presentation of the play Salm Nafsak (Give yourself up), which was awarded the best theater show in 2017. He also witnessed a graduation project for students of the studio of the Center for Creative Art.The play highlights a number of issues related to the reality facing the community in ...
Thursday, 22 February 2018
Saudi Arabia’s General Entertainment Authority announced the start of the construction of an Opera house in Riyadh, a project that is among many others related to the entertainment sector. The General Entertainment Authority chief, Ahmad bin Aqeel al-Khatib, said that the construction of the building has already begun. “We are not talking about plans… Implementation has begun and we will continue to reach the desired level and achieve the highest international standards,&rdquo ...
Sunday, 21 May 2017
Jordan's Eman Bisha, an 8-year-old girl, won on Saturday the fifth season for Arabs Got Talent. Bisha, whose father is Jordanian and mother is American, dazzled the three-judge panel and won the audience with her amplified operatic voice. With her mother’s support, Bisha’s vocal gift was recognized on YouTube before reaching her fame on Arabs God Talent. Bisha won the title after competing against 10 other talents, ranging from singing, dancing to circus performance and imaginary ...
Friday, 20 January 2017
Christmas and end of the year celebrations typically spark contentious debates between various groups in the Gulf countries
Sunday, 9 October 2016
The Dubai Opera House was a stylish entrant to this vibrant scene
Tuesday, 30 August 2016
If you’ve ever mock sung “Figaro, Figaro, Figaro,” Dubai Opera’s performance of the “The Barber of Seville” is the perfect outing for you
Thursday, 7 July 2016
Dubai Opera, which is set to open in August 2016. Located close to Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building, and Dubai Fountain, the Opera will be as iconic in appearance as the world-famous Sydney Opera House.
Tuesday, 5 January 2016
Dessay will perform for the first time alongside her husband, acclaimed bass-baritone Laurent Naouri
Friday, 24 April 2015
‘Between Worlds’ tells the story of five fictional characters trapped in the North Tower through opera