x Abu Dhabi, UAESaturday 22 July 2017

Five things to do today: catch The Illusionists and enjoy a foot massage

Our daily round-up of things to do in the UAE. Register your kids for Hayley's Comet Autumn and see the exhibition Fragmental Painting.

The Illusionists show. Torsten Blackwood / AFP
The Illusionists show. Torsten Blackwood / AFP

catch the show The Illusionists, featuring seven world-class master magicians performing a variety of outrageous and unbelievable tricks, including levitation, mind-reading, disappearances and escapes. Until September 6, Sheikh Rashid Hall, Dubai World Trade Centre. Shows at various times, check www.theillusionistsdubai.com and www.tixbox.com for more details

see the exhibition Fragmental Painting, with works by Patrice Palacio and Xavier Llongueras, who present their art technique: an intersection of two artistic worlds, mosaics and paintings, which takes its abstract origins from Cubism. From 10am to 9pm, Pro Art Gallery, Palm Strip Shopping Mall, Jumeirah Beach Road, Dubai, www.proartuae.com

register your kids ages 4 to 18 for vocal training, acting lessons and dance classes, all designed for specific age groups to give young stars the very best in theatrical training. Starts on September 8, from Dh900 for 15 weeks, James & Alex Dance Studios, Dubai Media City, 04 447 0773, www.hayleyscomet.com

find a variety of classes and programmes available at Ductac, including comic making, painting, pottery, Arabic calligraphy, filmmaking, kilim weaving, animation, figure drawing and more. Dubai Community Theatre and Arts Centre, Mall of the Emirates, Dubai, 04 341 4777, www.ductac.org

enjoy a foot reflexology treatment. Based on traditional Chinese medicine, this massage is a combination of kneading and acupressure applied on precise points of your feet to increase circulation, rebalance the body’s energy system and relieve stress. Dh195 for a 40-minute session, Sheraton Abu Dhabi Hotel & Resort, 02 697 0224

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