The Abu Dhabi Festival
Event Schedule: Mar 3 – Apr 2, 2015
Fee: Different types of fee for each show.
Event website: www.itp.net/tickets/adf15/
The multi-discipline celebration of music, theatre, dance, and visual and traditional arts – returns to the capital with the Festival Recital Series.
One of the Middle East’s leading cultural festivals, the event will feature performances by maestro Riccardo Muti conducting violin virtuoso Anne-Sophie Mutter and the Luigi Cherubini Youth Orchestra; Brazilian music legend Sérgio Mendes; the celebrated pianist Ah Ruem Ahn; the famous musician Aisha Syed Castro; pianists Jan Lisiecki and Leif Ove Andsnes; the Chicago Shakespeare theatre with the Othello: The Remix and the Lebanese American singer Mayssa Karaa making her international debut.
Alongside the main programme, the festival also includes a broad visual arts component featuring the acclaimed FotoFest exhibition ‘View From Inside’ will make its debut.
The festival’s 12th edition is organised by the Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation (ADMAF)