WHILE much of the UAE’s entertainment industry takes a bit of a break along with many of us holidaying expats, The Laughter Factory kept the laughs rolling in as the barometers went bananas.
And this Dubai institution aims to give us all the giggles again from this Thursday with another touring trio of funny fellows.
WITH mid March almost upon us a hat-trick of modern day jesters are about to land here for laughs.
Ahead of its monthly five-date road-trip of comedy shows - the Tickle Your Funny Bone Tour - we cast an eye on the latest Laughter Factory line-up.
KNIVES are sharpened, aprons pressed and pans polished as the final countdown to the 2019 Taste of Dubai festival gets underway.
FOR anyone who enjoys a good feed – and a good time – this weekend brings together the best of both worlds.
Ahead of it opening this Thursday afternoon, we take a look at what this annual gathering has in store for visitors…
IF you've still got some festive and new year cobwebs that need blowing away this hat-trick of top merriment makers has apparently been doing the trick for others like you all around the country.
The Laughter Factory's "New Year's Dissolution Tour" has been on a road-trip of mirth, but concludes a seven venue run tonight with two Dubai shows - at Jumeirah Islands Club and later at Al Furjan Pavillion Club House.
FOR as long as mankind has been around shadows have evoked mystery and fear - or been used in simple entertainment.
With global touring phenomenon Shadowland, audiences at Dubai World Trade Centre (tonight and Saturday) can enjoy a brief taste of how the use of light, darkness, dance and imagination can produce a timeless and genre-busting theatrical spectacle.
YOU would have to have been in a cave the past week to not have noticed that the 2018 World Cup Finals is under way.
And that means dozens of exciting choices when it comes to viewing your team – and others – in action across Dubai. We visited two venues to soak up the atmosphere.
AFTER a month of hosting iftars the large ‘tent’ in the grounds of Emirates Golf Club has taken on a very different ambience since Eid was called.
EMIRATES Airlines Dubai Jazz Festival is back with a boom...so here's the first night review
DURAN Duran were named after a character in a futuristic movie and enjoyed their first hit at a time when the idea of cryptocurrency was pure science fiction.
IT’S a show that has raised the roof at Dubai Opera and possibly lifted the sale of umbrellas in the UAE – and this week its two leading characters went beyond the roof for a visit to a lofty neighbour.
Mary Poppins is the longest-running show to occupy the classy Downtown Dubai venue since it opened its doors last year and - following the success of Les Miserables - confirms Dubai's appetite for musical theatre is very healthy indeed.