Connector July 2023

CONNECTOR.AE 10 CONNECTOR.AE 11 Out And About Out And About Bassem Youssef Omar Kamal Cairokee And El Far3i At Beat The 15 July 22 July 22 July The Theatre at Mall of the Emirates in Dubai is bringing funnyman Bassem Youssef for a hilarious one-night-only comedy set. Known as the ‘Jon Stewart of the Arab World’, the Egyptian comedian and former doctor will make the crowds howl with laughter, with his sharp wit and unique take. Prices start at Dhs 199. Omar Kamal is headed to Abu Dhabi for an amazing concert, sure to wow the crowds. The one-day-only event on 22 July will be held at Cultural Foundation, opposite Qasr Al Hosn, where the artist will explore themes of love, loss and hope through his songs. Prices for the show start at Dhs 300. Delight in a brilliant performance as part of the Beat the Heat series with Dubai Summer Surprises, as Cairokee and El Far3i, put on a show. Held at the Agenda, Dubai Media City, Egyptian rock band Cairokee that have been releasing music since 2003 and will perform hits including ‘Ana Negm’ and ‘Layla’. Palestinian-Jordanian musician El Far3i will also join the set, putting on a show that incorporates Arabic acoustic music and rap. Prices for the show start at Dhs 160. 9 10 11 The annual highly-anticipated event is on until 3 September. From electrifying performances to endless sales and entertainment for all the family, there is much to explore during the 26th edition. Opening Week The first week of DSS will see amazing concerts at Coca-Cola Arena. On 1 July, two brilliant Arabic artists, Hussain Al Jassmi and Kadim Al Sahir will perform, followed by a show by Saudi artist Mohammad Abdo on 2 July. Shopping Spree For over nine weeks, malls around Dubai will see around 800 brands with 3,500 outlets offering shoppers discounts of up to 70% on everything including shoes, clothing, accessories, electronics, sporting equipment, makeup and home decor. Shoppers can be in with a chance to become a SHARE Millionaire from 24 July to 3 September, when shopping at Mall of the Emirates and City Centre malls. Anyone can enter when spending Dhs 300 and more simply by scanning their receipts through the SHARE Rewards App. Another chance to win big is as part of the Back To School Raffle Campaign. Twenty lucky winners will get Dhs 5,000 each, on spending Dhs 200 or more at participating malls, from 7 August until 3 September. Shop Till You Drop At DSS! Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) is back for a new edition and is set to offer residents and tourists endless deals and entertainment.