What to do this weekend (Aug 13)
Save the date
DIVAlicious is bringing its coveted wares back to Dubai this month. The award-winning lifestyle exhibition, which is the brainchild of Vanitaa Bhatia, will be held at the Godolphin Ballroom at Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road, on September 20 and 21. Visitors can expect everything from Western and festive apparel to home décor, jewellery and more, thanks to over 90 exhibitors. The exhibition will be open from 11am to 7pm. Entry is free. For more info, call 050-4585265.
An epic tale
Ever seen immersive storytelling, told in miniature? The Arts Center at NYU Abu Dhabi is inviting one and all into the world of Flight, a gripping story told by Scottish theatre company Vox Motus of lost refugee children in dangerous lands. The performance will be limited to 25 people, who will each be seated in a personal booth and run till September 21. Tickets are priced between Dh50-100, for ages 16 and above. Visit www.nyuad-artscenter.org for more info.
Art for a cause
Make A Wish Foundation UAE is teaming up with Abu Dhabi-based N2N Gallery to host an art exhibition with more than 20 original paintings from September 26 to October 10, with the revenue generated going towards supporting children with critical illnesses. Nine artists contributed the paintings, which will be open to all as part of the group exhibition called 'Art A Wish'. For more info, call 050-7283778.