Abu Dhabi Festival 2016 – Culture Event in Abu Dhabi
As one of UAE’s leading celebration of arts and culture, the Festival continues to attract the highest calibre of artists to the UAE capital every year. The Festival has secured its place as the Arabian Gulf’s largest cultural event and has established partnerships with some of the world’s most influential cultural institutions including the Edinburgh International Festival, the Royal Opera House, Manchester International Festival and Carnegie Hall.
In addition to a world-class, multidisciplinary programme at the Emirates Palace, the Festival’s educational and community programmes bring together artists, students, community groups and cultural organisations from across the UAE. The Abu Dhabi Festival actively supports emerging Emirati talent and advocates the importance of arts and culture in all aspects of life in the UAE.
Launched in 2004, the Festival is organised under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE Minister of Foreign Affairs.
Apr 03 to Apr 30, 2016
Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi
Tel: +971 2 333 6400