Connector October 2023

CONNECTOR.AE 10 CONNECTOR.AE 11 Out And About Out And About Ben&Ben Mashina Vremeni Eifman Ballet Gala 14 October 14 October 18 and 19 October Ben&Ben, the popular folk-pop group based in the Philippines, is coming to Dubai for its first arena tour in the UAE. Held at CocaCola Arena, the nine-piece band has received more than a billion streams, and was named the ‘Most Streamed Artist’ in the Philippines by Spotify in 2020. Sing along to tunes like ‘Susi’, ‘Leaves’, ‘Ride Home’ and ‘Strange’. Ticket prices start at Dhs 149. Russian rock band Mashina Vremeni will perform in Dubai for one night only at The Agenda, Dubai Media City. The group was formed in 1969, and the concert is part of the ‘We Are Near’ world tour. The band have been in the music industry for over 50 years, and the concert is sure to be a night to remember. Prices start at Dhs 295. Ballet enthusiasts delight in watching a spectacular performance by the Eifman Ballet of St Petersburg. Choreographed by Boris Eifman, and held at Dubai Opera, the show incorporates various styles by exploring themes of emotions and mental life. Ticket prices start at Dhs 350. 9 10 11 Neha Kakkar 22 October Indian playback singer Neha Kakkar is set to perform an electrifying show this month at Coca-Cola Arena in Dubai. After performing on the second season of ‘Indian Idol’ in 2006, the artist rose to fame and has released multiple hits for Bollywood movies including ‘Kar Gayi Chull’, ‘Garmi’, ‘Dilbar’ and ‘O Saki Saki’. Prices start at Dhs 99. David Garrett: ICONIC Tour 26 October Dubai Opera is set to bring the amazing violinist David Garrett to Dubai for a oneday-only show. Held as part of his ‘ICONIC’ world tour, the artist made his debut on stage at ten years old. In 2023, David Garrett released his album ‘Iconic’, which pays tribute to great violinists including Bach, Heifetz, Kreisler, and Schumann. Prices start at Dhs 295. Alessandro Safina Live 26 October Italian tenor Alessandro Safina is celebrating his 60th birthday with a special concert in Dubai. Held at The Agenda, Dubai Media City, the artist is popular for his shows that incorporate opera with rock. Fans can enjoy listening to tunes like ‘Luna’, ‘Your Song’, ‘O Sole Mio’, and ‘Diva Mea’. Ticket prices start at Dhs 170. 12 13 14