Culture

Dubai International Dance Festival, 2013

FESTIVAL Next month looks set to be a busy one, finishing on a high note with the 6th edition of the Dubai International Dance Festival, known as one of Dubai's most entertaining and enjoyable events.

The four day cultural event attracts some of the most prestigious dance companies and performers from around the world for a creative and inspiring event for all ages. The Festival is not all exclusively for dance, musicians and orchestra's also perform live shows for the crowds, as well as up and coming bands in the region and guest DJ's throughout the event. 

This year's festival is set to be the biggest yet, new work will be introduced to audiences by dance performers, classical dance will also take-centre stage and many creative collaborations with well known dance academies. 

Live performances and shows is not all there is to this festival either, the  educational programme is well received every year, with dance workshops taught by renowned dance artists and competitions taking place over the course of the festival. During the evenings guests can attend the many themed dance parties around Dubai

The Dubai International Dance Festival will take place on Wednesday 25th September to Saturday 28th September, every day from 2pm - 9pm at DUCTAC theatre in the Mall of the Emirates. 

Text Karen Athwal