SHARJAH, Sharjah Government Media Bureau Feb 3, 2018 - Year 2018 promises to be truly special for music lovers in the UAE and the region as Sharjah has unveiled an exciting bouquet of performances by top Arab and international superstars at Al Majaz Amphitheatre, the new iconic leisure and events destination of the Emirate in the heart of Khalid Lagoon.
The exciting musical pageant of global superstars in the first four months of 2018 includes British singer Emile Sande (Friday, February 16), Indian musical genius Adnan Sami (Friday, March 2), Lebanese superstars Njawa Karam and Melhem Zein (Friday, March 9), distinguished Kuwaiti singer Nawal Al Kuwaitia and distinguished Saudi singer and composer Abadi Al Jawahar (Friday, March 16), immensely popular British singing sensation Sami Yusuf (Friday, April 6) and British singer and song writer Chris de Burgh (Friday, April 20).
HE Tariq Saeed Allay, Director of the Sharjah Government Media Bureau, said: “The musical evenings presented by Al Majaz Amphitheatre, which is part of the Sharjah Government Media Bureau, drive the artistic and cultural movement locally and internationally and support creativity in the GCC, the Arab region and the world at large.” He asserted that the Amphitheatre is always keen to select the best musical experiences and shows for its audiences.
Since its inception, Al Majaz Amphitheatre has been hosting internationally acclaimed artistes and musical superstars throughout the year as part of the Emirate’s efforts to promote a new cultural sensibility and appreciation of arts like music in the UAE and the region.
This one-off performance at Al Majaz Amphitheatre in Sharjah, the new cultural destination of the Emirate known as the Cultural Capital of the Arab and Islamic world, promises to be an exciting affair. Over the past few years, Al Majaz Amphitheatre, managed by the Sharjah Government Media Bureau (SGMB) has hosted internationally acclaimed artistes and musicians as part of the Sharjah leadership’s vision to promote a new cultural sensibility and appreciation of music and the arts in the Emirate.
The popular artists and musical legends hosted by Al Majaz Amphitheatre, overlooking the Khalid Lagoon and Buheirah Corniche, in the past couple of years include Yanni, Marcel Khalife, Mohammed Abdu and Julio Iglesias, Assala Nasri, Angham and numerous others.