Cultivating the creative talents of Abu Dhabi’s people of determination, Abu Dhabi Festival is partnering with the Zayed Higher Organization for People of Determination to bring art education into their homes in a unique new initiative.
In a ground-breaking partnership with the University of Cambridge’s new Centre for Strategic Philanthropy, Abu Dhabi Festival brings the Centre’s pioneering executive education programme to emerging philanthropists from the GCC and MENA region.
The most sought-after violinist of her generation, Nicola Benedetti CBE, celebrates the history and emotional power of the violin and its iconic repertoire. Nicola Benedetti will present a unique, personal, beautifully filmed concert experience that includes music by Biber, Bach, Paganini and Ysaÿe.
Riwaq Al Adab Wal Kitab aims to strengthen and support the Emirati publishing industry and to cultivate and showcase the achievements of Emirati creative writers and writers across the Arab world, in line with the UAE's publishing renaissance and the efforts of the nation’s wise leadership.
Abu Dhabi Festival’s second Ramadan Series is an unexpected intersection of the contemporary and the traditional, where spiritual beauty and elegant creativity come together in the spirit of this blessed time.
Young Media Leaders equips Emirates-based youth with knowledge and skills to develop careers in print journalism, photojournalism, digital media and broadcast journalism as emerging leaders in UAE media.