This site specific program illuminates Trisha Brown’s fifty years of dances, recombining earlier works to be performed in unexpected locations.
Aisha, Fatima and Ghareeb are amongst the best known honey specialists in the northern parts of the UAE. Ghareeb has established a bee sanctuary a top of one of the mountains, while Fatima and Aisha prefer to roam the mountains.
The Eagle Huntress follows Aisholpan, a 13 year old girl, as she trains to become the first female in twelve generations of her Kazakh family to become an eagle hunger, and rises to the pinnacle of a tradition that has been handed down from father to son for centuries.
Both scientific discussion and science action have long considered that humanity’s future may lie beyond the Earth. In these films, disastrous conditions on the ground are juxtaposed against the chance to leave for space.
How does the inside reflect the outside? Self, image, identity, and physiology exist in complex relationships across the membrane of our skin.
A surreal vision of the digitized, quantity ed world, drifting from internet innovators to sterile data centers, as poetically narrated by the internet itself.
Algeria, the late 80s. Idols of the past, such as socialism, are staggering. New idols rush in: capitalism made in IMF, islamism made in Saudi Arabia and Afghanistan. For Nouredine there is only one idol: his mother....
A tour-de-force solo play based on Homer's epic poem of love, battle, gods and honor.
A beacon among the emergent next-generation of classical European artists, Spanish pianist Juan Pérez Floristán is an extraordinary rising virtuoso.
Part of Abu Dhabi Festival
Critically acclaimed for music that is “full of poetry and mysticism”, in the world premiere of this Abu Dhabi Festival Commission, Tarek Yamani revisits the traditions of the Khaleeji region through the complex rhythms and harmonies of jazz.
Multi-Grammy Award winner José Fernández Torres, known as Tomatito, is one of the
best guitarists in the world.
The Middle East's longest running poetry open mic night returns for its fifth season.