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The Ballet At The Dubai Opera, Downtown
Experience an exclusive gala evening presented by the Eifman Ballet of St. Petersburg at the Dubai Opera. This unique two-act program showcases excerpts from the renowned choreographer's works, revealing more about his personal and artistic journey. The show will convey iconic pieces such as Anna Karenina, Eugene Onegin, Rodin, Her Eternal Idol, Beyond Sin, Requiem, Red Giselle, Tchaikovsky. PRO et CONTRA, Russian Hamlet, The Pygmalion Effect, Molière Passion, or The Mask of Don Juan, and The Seagull.
18th & 19th October
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Candlelight Concert – Coldplay, Oud Metha
In a room full of only candlelight at the L'Alliance Française in Oud Metha, the spectacular Candlelight Concert series will present an hour-long performance of Coldplay’s most loved hits on 7th October. The music is performed live, and each composition is explained before it’s played.
Show times are 5pm, 6.30pm, 7:30pm & 9:30pm on October 7th.
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Reform Athletica Pilates Studio
Having opened its doors in September in DIFC, Reform Athletica's state-of-the-art fitness studio, is offering up a new dimension of wellness. With an array of classes catering to all fitness levels, from signature Pilates sessions to HIIT workouts, TRX and more, the studio offers a holistic approach to fitness. Embrace a lifestyle of well-being as you engage in transformative classes that elevate your physical and mental well-being. The new studio has two floors of studio space, a juice bar, changing facilities and personal training rooms and is offering a special ICD Founders package whereby the first 100 buyers will receive 30 classes for 3000AED.
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Glamping in Hatta
With the weather beginning to cool down, now is the perfect time to escape the city's hustle and bustle and embrace the natural beauty of Hatta. Nestled in the UAE’s stunning landscapes, Hatta offers a retreat where you can reconnect with nature. Underneath the starlit sky, embark on a camping adventure that promises tranquility and a unique connection to the great outdoors. With activities like hiking, kayaking, dog friendly facilities and more, Hatta promises a rejuvenating experience for the whole family.
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The Guild, DIFC
With October comes the second phase of The Guild's grand opening in DIFC. The culinary haven will unveil The Rockpool, where seafood enthusiasts can revel in a menu that highlights the freshest catch. Additionally, The Salon, the heart of The Guild, is in an ornate dining hall reminiscent of bustling brasseries in London and New York. Prepare to try dishes that elevates live wood fire and charcoal cooking to an art form. There is also an intimate dining room that accommodates up to 16 guests, offering an exclusive setting for a special occasion.
HAVE AN IMMERSIVE EXPERIENCE AT:
Museum Of The Future
It’s advisable to book tickets a couple of weeks before diving into the immersive exhibits at the Museum of the Future. Curated by leading product, media, and exhibition designers, these experiences will blend the realms of science, technology, and spirituality, giving visitors a glimpse into a world still 50 years ahead of us.
BOOK AN ITALIAN FEAST AT:
Signor Sassi, St Regis Gardens, The Palm
New Italian dining spot, Signor Sassi, marries quintessential Italian charm with a touch of Dubai glamour, boasting both indoor and outdoor bars, a restaurant, and a terrace. Drawing inspiration from the villas of Lake Como, the establishment is known for its generous servings and its star-studded clientele, which includes A-listers like Rihanna, Lionel Richie and Tom Jones. Head there to try everything from delicate antipasti to traditional pasta and artfully presented seafood. Among the standout dishes are the famous spaghetti lobster, mouth-watering braised beef short ribs, and the burrata, rocket, and truffle pizza.
BOOK A FACIAL AT:
Ouronyx, Business Bay
Situated in Zaha Hadid’s Opus in Business Bay, Holistic facial aesthetics clinic, Ouroynx has partnered with dermatological skin resurfacing brand, pHformula to offer a selection of exclusive skin services. The collaboration enables clients to combine their Ouronyx aesthetic non-surgical procedures with a pHformula facial treatment plan to effectively enhance and prolong the results of their treatments. Using state-of-the-art technology, Ouroynx doctors will assess your face using 3D scanning technology and devise a personal care plan that focuses on your individual needs, while a pHformula therapist will create a bespoke plan of facial treatments to treat various skin concerns. The facials are available every Thursday and Friday at Ouronyx.
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The Dubai Fitness Challenge 30x30 makes its return on the morning of Saturday, October 28th, and will run all the way through to a grand finale on Sunday, November 26th. Launched by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council in 2017, this month-long fitness challenge encourages residents to participate in some form of activity for 30 minutes across 30 days. Free classes will be hosted across the city at various gyms and public spaces.
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Tiffany & Co. Blue Box Café, Dubai Mall
Dubai's upcoming Blue Box Café marks Tiffany & Co.'s first foray into the Middle East and the fourth such café in the world. Decked out in signature Tiffany blue from floor to ceiling, the café is accentuated by a centrepiece resembling a chandelier crafted from Tiffany boxes and adorned with marble-clad accent walls. With seating for up to 38 guests, the café promises to be an exclusive destination for a trio of unforgettable culinary experiences. The Blue Box Café will pay homage to the timeless elegance of Breakfast at Tiffany's presenting a menu of French-inspired New York classics. 'Tea at Tiffany's' will offer an all-day dining menu that infuses dishes with a delicate French touch.