It’s always a packed house at Dubai Opera, a state-of-the-art performance venue in Downtown Dubai that sets the stage for exceptional live entertainment, including award-winning plays, ballets and stand-up comedy acts. This month, see Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing enter the modern era with Britain’s top theatrical talent. Or, travel to ancient Beijing to celebrate Italian composer Puccini’s most famous tenor aria, Turandot, and Rou Shi’s Early Spring. If Hollywood is more your flavour, catch Gladiator and Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban in an epic cinema-orchestra mash-up by the Armenian State Orchestra.
When: Puccini’s Turandot: 5-7 September, Early Spring: 11-12 September, Gladiator: 18-19 September, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban: 20-21 September, Much Ado About Nothing: 25-28 September