Celebrate culture and heritage with this UAE National Day. Join NYUAD The Arts Centre for an evening of musicians, poets, and songwriters under the stars.
Monday, December 5, 2016
Artists from diverse walks of life and colorful backgrounds come together to express what heritage means to them, their families, and their culture. For one night only. Relax on the majlis or standard seating and enjoy a selection of food and beverages while listening to a colorful array of talent.
From Nabati poetry to spoken word to contemporary pop, the second annual multiple-artist celebration of heritage in poetry, prose and song, drawing from the diverse communities of the UAE. An exciting line-up of performers will honor National Day through words and music, selected through a collaborative curatorial process, the artists for the evening are:
- Ali Al Ameri – Watch video
- Noura Boush – Watch video
- Dhia Fairus Fani – Watch video
- Ziad Gadou – Watch video
- Dina Hardy – Visit website
- Nabiha Helal – Watch video
- Kenda Rae (with Band) – Watch video
- Karim Sultan – Listen here
- Tim Timmi – Watch the video
- Deepak Unnikrishnan – Visit website
- Qutouf Yahia – Visit website
- Mahnaz Yousefzadeh