Andrea Bocelli, world famous Italian tenor, is set to perform at the Abu Dhabi Yas Island Du Arena in March, according to Gulf News on Wednesday.
Flash Entertainment, the event organizers, said that Bocelli will perform to a fully seated open air arena accompanied by an orchestra.
The Opera superstar will appear as part of the two-week Du World Music Festival which will kick off in March. The festival will be held at various venues in Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
The international festival will include performances from Egyptian singers Amr Diab and Sherine and much loved Emirati artist Hussain al Jasmi. Also appearing will be Indian fusion group Medieval Punditz, Bengaluru rock band Thermal and A Quarter, Indian playback singer Sonu Nigam and south Indian folk musician Raghu Dixit.