Les Pas Perdus

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

Culture Emulsion, Dubai's Francophone theatre group, is putting on a French Play Festival from 3 to 18 June at The Junction. Les Pas Perdus is an adaptation of a 1964 Jean-Louis Trintignant film where a romantically inclined youth meets an [...]

AED 100

Les Pas Perdus

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

Culture Emulsion, Dubai's Francophone theatre group, is putting on a French Play Festival from 3 to 18 June at The Junction. This is the second and final performance of Les Pas Perdus, an adaptation of a 1964 Jean-Louis Trintignant film [...]

AED 100

La Visite de la vieille dame

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

Culture Emulsion, Dubai's Francophone theatre group, is putting on a French Play Festival from 3 to 18 June at The Junction. Here's the second show: as a young woman, Clara left her hometown in disgrace. She returns for the first [...]

AED 100

La Visite de la vieille dame

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

Culture Emulsion, Dubai's Francophone theatre group, is putting on a French Play Festival from 3 to 18 June at The Junction. Here's the second show: as a young woman, Clara left her hometown in disgrace. She returns for the first [...]

AED 100

La Visite de la vieille dame

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

Culture Emulsion, Dubai's Francophone theatre group, is putting on a French Play Festival from 3 to 18 June at The Junction. Here's the final performance of the second show: as a young woman, Clara left her hometown in disgrace. She [...]

AED 100

Les Héritiers

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

Culture Emulsion, Dubai's Francophone theatre group, is putting on a French Play Festival from 3 to 18 June at The Junction. Les Héritiers is a kind of French country house mystery; the heirs of M Chapel, a billionaire who disappeared [...]

AED 100

Les Héritiers

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

Culture Emulsion, Dubai's Francophone theatre group, is putting on a French Play Festival from 3 to 18 June at The Junction. Les Héritiers is a kind of French country house mystery; the heirs of M Chapel, a billionaire who disappeared [...]

AED 100

An Iliad

A second performance for this tour-de-force one-man show based on Homer’s epic poem of love, battle, gods and honour, written by Lisa Peterson (who directs) and Denis O’Hare (who stars). O'Hare and Peterson developed An Iliad over a period of [...]

Les Héritiers

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

Culture Emulsion, Dubai's Francophone theatre group, is putting on a French Play Festival from 3 to 18 June at The Junction. Les Héritiers is a kind of French country house mystery; the heirs of M Chapel, a billionaire who disappeared [...]

AED 100

Le Prénom

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

Culture Emulsion, Dubai's Francophone theatre group, is putting on a French Play Festival from 3 to 18 June at The Junction. Le Prénom is a comedy by Matthieu Delaporte and Alexandre de la Patellière; it opens with a family dinner [...]

AED 100

Le Prénom

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

Culture Emulsion, Dubai's Francophone theatre group, is putting on a French Play Festival from 3 to 18 June at The Junction. Le Prénom is a comedy by Matthieu Delaporte and Alexandre de la Patellière; it opens with a family dinner [...]

AED 100

Complices

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

Culture Emulsion, Dubai's Francophone theatre group, is putting on a French Play Festival from 3 to 18 June at The Junction. The newly appointed Minister of Health is holding a party to celebrate her elevation; her husband though makes a [...]

AED 100

Complices

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

Culture Emulsion, Dubai's Francophone theatre group, is putting on a French Play Festival from 3 to 18 June at The Junction. The newly appointed Minister of Health is holding a party to celebrate her elevation; her husband though makes a [...]

AED 100

Complices

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

Culture Emulsion, Dubai's Francophone theatre group, is putting on a French Play Festival from 3 to 18 June at The Junction. The newly appointed Minister of Health is holding a party to celebrate her elevation; her husband though makes a [...]

AED 100

Woman and Scarecrow

Theatre at Mall of the Emirates Levekl 2, Mall of the Emirates, Dubai

Marina Carr probably counts as one of the finest women playwrights of her generation. Her plays have been described as private, highly personal epics, heavily influenced by the Greek classics but at the same time uniquely contemporary – and with [...]

AED 100

The Accused

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

A play with a bit of a difference: you're in it. Indeed, you're an essential part of it. Jeffrey Archer's play is a tense courtroom drama where the audience provides the jury for an Old Bailey trial. Did Dr Sherwood [...]

AED 100

The Accused

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

The second performance (of four) for Jeffrey Archer's tense courtroom drama where the audience provides the jury for an Old Bailey trial. Did Dr Sherwood murder his wife? Was Jennifer Mitchell his mistress? Is his alibi credible – and which [...]

AED 100

The Accused

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

Your last chance to catch Jeffrey Archer's tense courtroom drama where the audience provides the jury for an Old Bailey trial. Did Dr Sherwood murder his wife? Was Jennifer Mitchell his mistress? Is his alibi credible – and which one [...]

AED 100

Just Like That

Theatre at Mall of the Emirates Levekl 2, Mall of the Emirates, Dubai

The most successful play in the UAE – two sold out runs, albeit short runs, in April 2018 and then in April 2019 – is back for what we're assured is one last time. It’s a little gem, in fact; [...]

AED 80 – AED 100

Just Like That

Theatre at Mall of the Emirates Levekl 2, Mall of the Emirates, Dubai

The most successful play in the UAE – two sold out runs, albeit short runs, in April 2018 and then in April 2019 – is back for what we're assured is one last time. It’s a little gem, in fact; [...]

AED 80 – AED 100

The Importance of Being Earnest

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

Oscar Wilde’s classic comedy of Victorian manners and male privilege brought low, with a neat pun in the title that summarises the plot – Wilde subtitled it “a trivial comedy for serious people”. Idle young gentleman Algernon Moncrieff discovers that [...]

AED 100

The Importance of Being Earnest

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

Your last chance to catch this short run of Oscar Wilde’s classic comedy of Victorian manners and male privilege brought low, with a neat pun in the title that summarises the plot – Wilde subtitled it “a trivial comedy for [...]

AED 100

Scary Bad

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

So there's a remote house in the woods, and a group of childhood friends plan a weekend getaway there to escape the stresses of daily life. But they end up having to escape someone – or something – that is [...]

AED 100

Scary Bad

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

So there's a remote house in the woods, and a a group of childhood friends plan a weekend getaway there to escape the stresses of daily life. But they end up having to escape someone – or something – that [...]

AED 100

Scary Bad

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

So there's a remote house in the woods, and a group of childhood friends plan a weekend getaway there to escape the stresses of daily life. But they end up having to escape someone – or something – that is [...]

AED 100

Scary Bad

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

So there's a remote house in the woods, and a a group of childhood friends plan a weekend getaway there to escape the stresses of daily life. But they end up having to escape someone – or something – that [...]

AED 100

Chaturang

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

An evening of four short plays in Hindi from EnAct, a platform formerly known as Udaan that showcases Indian tradition and culture through performing arts. There’s Prastaav, adapted by Mahua Chauhan from Chekov’s one-act farce The Proposal and directed by [...]

AED 100

Chaturang

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

Final performances for this programme of four short plays in Hindi from EnAct, a platform formerly known as Udaan that showcases Indian tradition and culture through performing arts. There’s Prastaav, adapted by Mahua Chauhan from Chekov’s one-act farce The Proposal [...]

AED 100

Theatre For One: Here We Are (Nairobi Edition)

Online

The return of the fascinating boundary-testing playlet series that we first saw at The Arts Center back in April. Theatre For One – founded by New York based artistic director Christine Jones – does exactly what it says on the [...]

Free, but pre-register

Theatre For One: We Are Here (Nairobi Edition)

Online

A second evening for the one-to-one microplays, featuring six female writers/performers from Kenya whose works question the space between ancestry and civilisation, the real and the surreal, the inner being, and our external existence. How do we show up bare [...]

Free, but pre-register

Theatre For One: We Are Here (Nairobi Edition)

Online

A third evening for the one-to-one microplays, featuring six female writers/performers from Kenya whose works question the space between ancestry and civilisation, the real and the surreal, the inner being, and our external existence. How do we show up bare [...]

Free, but pre-register

Theatre For One: We Are Here (Nairobi Edition)

Online

A fourth evening for the one-to-one microplays, featuring six female writers/performers from Kenya whose works question the space between ancestry and civilisation, the real and the surreal, the inner being, and our external existence. How do we show up bare [...]

Free, but pre-register

Theatre For One: We Are Here (Nairobi Edition)

Online

The final outing for the one-to-one microplays, featuring six female writers/performers from Kenya whose works question the space between ancestry and civilisation, the real and the surreal, the inner being, and our external existence. How do we show up bare [...]

Free, but pre-register

Theatre For One: We Are Here (Nairobi Edition)

Online

Two more days have been added to cope with public demand for the one-to-one microplays, featuring six female writers/performers from Kenya whose works question the space between ancestry and civilisation, the real and the surreal, the inner being, and our [...]

Free, but pre-register

Theme 8

Theatre at Mall of the Emirates Levekl 2, Mall of the Emirates, Dubai

A brand new three-day festival of theatre for original short plays (8 to 12 minutes long) in English and in any genre, all based on a common theme – which for this inaugural year is ‘Black & White’. According to [...]

Starts at AED 50

Wait Until Dark

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

The Junction’s resident company, H72 Productions, has picked a real edge-of-your-seat thriller for its first show of the new season. Somewhere in Susan Hendrix’s Greenwich Village apartment is a score for which thieves and conmen would kill – and two [...]

AED 100

Theatre For One: We Are Here (Nairobi Edition)

Online

The second and last of the extra performances added to cope with public demand for the one-to-one microplays, featuring six female writers/performers from Kenya whose works question the space between ancestry and civilisation, the real and the surreal, the inner [...]

Free, but pre-register

Wait Until Dark

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

A second chance to scare yourself witless with H72 Productions' edge-of-your-seat thriller. Somewhere in Susan Hendrix’s Greenwich Village apartment is a score for which thieves and conmen would kill – and two of them are keen to do just that. The [...]

Wait Until Dark

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

Last chance to scare yourself witless with H72 Productions' edge-of-your-seat thriller. Somewhere in Susan Hendrix’s Greenwich Village apartment is a score for which thieves and conmen would kill – and two of them are keen to do just that. The [...]

Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain

Theatre by QE2 Queen Elizabeth 2, Port Rashid, Dubai

The Horrible Histories series takes (mostly British) history and turns it into a series of gags with a semi-serious purpose (there are facts as well as jokes, and most of the jokes are in some way factual). The stage version [...]

AED 120

Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain

Theatre by QE2 Queen Elizabeth 2, Port Rashid, Dubai

The Horrible Histories series takes (mostly British) history and turns it into a series of gags with a semi-serious purpose (there are facts as well as jokes, and most of the jokes are in some way factual). The stage version [...]

AED 120

Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain

Theatre by QE2 Queen Elizabeth 2, Port Rashid, Dubai

The Horrible Histories series takes (mostly British) history and turns it into a series of gags with a semi-serious purpose (there are facts as well as jokes, and most of the jokes are in some way factual). The stage version [...]

From AED 120

Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain

Theatre by Erth Khor Al Maqta Al Khaleej Al Arabi Road, Abu Dhabi

The Horrible Histories series takes (mostly British) history and turns it into a series of gags with a semi-serious purpose (there are facts as well as jokes, and most of the jokes are in some way factual). The stage version [...]

From AED 216

Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain

Theatre by Erth Khor Al Maqta Al Khaleej Al Arabi Road, Abu Dhabi

The Horrible Histories series takes (mostly British) history and turns it into a series of gags with a semi-serious purpose (there are facts as well as jokes, and most of the jokes are in some way factual). The stage version [...]

From AED 216

La Porte a Cote

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

Stephane Brismontier and Audrey Jegu take the leads in Fabrice-Roger Lacan's comedy of modern love. She's a psychologist, he sells yoghurt; they are neighbours, they can’t stand each other, and they both use dating sites ... This gently ironic, intelligent [...]

AED 150

La Porte a Cote

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

Second performance of Fabrice-Roger Lacan's comedy of modern love with Stephane Brismontier and Audrey Jegu taking the leads. She's a psychologist, he sells yoghurt; they are neighbours, they can’t stand each other, and they both use dating sites ... This [...]

AED 150

La Porte a Cote

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

Another performance of Fabrice-Roger Lacan's comedy of modern love with Stephane Brismontier and Audrey Jegu taking the leads. She's a psychologist, he sells yoghurt; they are neighbours, they can’t stand each other, and they both use dating sites ... This [...]

AED 150

La Porte a Cote

The Junction Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

Final performance of Fabrice-Roger Lacan's comedy of modern love with Stephane Brismontier and Audrey Jegu taking the leads. She's a psychologist, he sells yoghurt; they are neighbours, they can’t stand each other, and they both use dating sites ... This [...]

AED 150

Dial M For Murder

Dubai Opera Dubai

A new British production of Frederick Knott’s Dial M for Murder, widely regarded as the blueprint for the modern thriller play (and made famous by Alfred Hitchcock’s 1950 film). Tom Chambers stars as the charismatic but manipulative Tony Wendice, a [...]

From AED 200

Dial M For Murder

Dubai Opera Dubai

The second and final night for this new touring production of Frederick Knott’s play, widely regarded as the blueprint for the modern thriller (and made famous by Alfred Hitchcock’s 1950 film). Tom Chambers stars as the charismatic but manipulative Tony [...]

From AED 200