This eight-day student festival is the culmination of a yearlong process and a celebration of the work created across the arts and humanities.
Wednesday, May 6 Program
7 PM | VALENTINA VELA
Nubia: A Performance About My Grandmother
A durational performance piece dissecting different memories surrounding the death of my maternal grandmother.
7:45 PM | SANYU KIYIMBA-KISAKA
A choreopoem that jumps back and forth between temporal landscapes.
8:30 PM | KRISTINA KLEYMENOVA
Closed Space / Закрытое пространство
A short narrative about a guide whose job is to lead human souls to the otherside.
9:15 PM | CRISTOBAL MARTINEZ
A music composition for string quartet, percussion, and two recordings.
This is a past event
An epic evening of the complete Bach concertos for two, three and four pianos performed by masters and prodigies from the esteemed Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel, Belgium. Part of The Abu Dhabi Festival Recital Series.
The Middle East’s longest-running poetry open mic shines a spotlight on some of the UAE’s most talented established and up-and-coming spoken word and performing artists.
A concert exploring different types of audiovisual relationships between live and pre-recorded music, and live and pre-recorded video.