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LAST CHANCE Laura Schneider: Thymesis

7 October
NYUAD Arts Centre Project Space, Saadiyat Island
Abu Dhabi,United Arab Emirates
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Free

Solo show for NYU Abu Dhabi Lecturer of Visual Arts (and artist) Laura Schneider, with works reflecting on the role of autobiographical memory. (The title comes from the medical condition hyperthymesia, in which an individual [...]

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6.30 pm

Not Without Qualms: Shakespeare, Digitization, and Critical Making

7 October @ 6.30 pm - 8.00 pm
NYUAD Conference Centre, NYUAD Campus, Saadiyat Island
Abu Dhabi,United Arab Emirates
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Free

Scholars once searched out lost manuscripts; now computational analysis promises to identify signature features "encoded in the text," as Peter Kirwan puts it. This talk addresses what happens when we use digital tools to read [...]

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8.00 pm

Speechless – Improvised PowerPoint

7 October @ 8.00 pm - 9.45 pm
Courtyard Playhouse, Street 4B, Al Quoz 1
Dubai,United Arab Emirates
Free, but contribution welcome

Entertainers, entrepreneurs, and even enthusiastic audience members take to the stage with a microphone, a PowerPoint deck of images that they've never seen before, and a random selector for the kind of talk they have [...]

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Bollywood Improvised

7 October @ 8.00 pm - 9.45 pm
Courtyard Playhouse, Street 4B, Al Quoz 1
Dubai,United Arab Emirates
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Free, but donations welcome

A new Courtyard show featuring a spicy mix of star-crossed lovers, angry parents, long-lost relatives and villainous siblings, improvised on the spot (and starring a member of the audience).

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Latin Night with Yasiel Diaz and friends

7 October @ 8.00 pm - 10.00 pm
The Fridge, Alserkal Avenue
Dubai,United Arab Emirates
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AED 50

The Cuban pianist and friends power through Cuban melodies with a tinge of rock, from reggae and salsa to samba, flamenco and rumba. Should be good.

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