Culture and Community

Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate's dedicated entity for culture, arts, heritage and literature, has announced its preparations for the 12th edition of the ‘Dubai Festival for Youth Theatre’ for 2018. The Authority will organise a number of workshops in preparation for this annual local theatre event that cater to young people.

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.

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.

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.