Culture and Community

As the sweltering summer begins to force us indoors for the next few months, STARZ PLAY is on hand to immerse us in the serious business of television watching with a selection of new shows to suit all tastes and genres. From the much-anticipated fourth season of the Golden Globe winning drama The Affair, to Season 5 of the nail-biting US boxset Power, the list goes on and on. To get you started, here are the top eight shows to binge watch this season – good luck getting off the couch.

When the Teen Titans go to the big screen, they go big!  “Teen Titans GO! to the Movies” finds our egocentric, wildly satirical Super Heroes in their first feature film extravaganza—a kid-appropriately crass and tongue-in-cheek play on the superhero genre, complete with musical numbers.

Sweden-based Storytel Arabia, the newly-launched division of Europe’s leading platform for audiobooks, remains confident on the growth of the audiobook industry in the GCC and the greater Middle East region, saying that digital technologies continue to be among the key elements that will help drive the audiobook service in the steadily rising market.

Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate's dedicated entity for culture, arts, heritage and literature, has launched its annual ‘Our Summer is Art & Culture’ programme, organised by Dubai Public Library and lasting till 9th August.

The Sustainable City, the Middle East’s first fully-operational sustainable community, has become the first gated community in the region to release its Greenhouse Gas (GHG) inventory. The initiative is part of The Sustainable City’s strategic collaboration with Emirates Wildlife Society in association with WWF (EWS-WWF).