Five reasons why Eric Clapton is the real guitar hero
Ben East has five reasons why Eric Clapton, who plays the Media City Amphitheatre in Dubai tonight, is the ultimate musician.
Drawing in the crowds: the renowned illustrator and author Sarah McIntyre on picture books
The illustrator and writer of children’s books Sarah McIntyre says picture books are invaluable.
In pictures: the only 12 EGOT winners
Winning the Academy Award for Best Original Song, for Let it Go (from the animated family film Frozen) makes the Robert Lopez of only 12 people to score an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony Award - termed the EGOT and immortalised in a 2009 episode of 30 Rock. Here is a picture gallery of the other winners.
The Emirates Airline Festival of Literature is one for the books
The Emirates Airline Literature Festival kicked off with a star-studded ceremony in Dubai on Tuesday.
Ahmed Bukhatir is living his dream at the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature
The singer turned novelist Ahmed Bukhatir wants to be the UAE’s ambassador for books.
Emirati director Nayla Al Khaja back to push movie limits
Chris Newbould talks to the Emirati film director Nayla Al Khaja, whose next feature is set to court controversy.