x Abu Dhabi, UAE Thursday 20 July 2017

Five things to do today: catch The Wedding Singer the musical and try steak night at the Hawksbill

Our round-up of things to do today in the UAE: The Punchline Comedy Club, painting a musical performance of The Wedding Singer.

The comedian Rob Deering. Courtesy Rob Deering
The comedian Rob Deering. Courtesy Rob Deering

get ready to laugh it up with world-class comedians, courtesy of The Punchline Comedy Club Middle East. Pace yourself with delicious food and fun as Andrew Stanley from Ireland, Rob Deering from the UK and Paul Myrehaug from Canada take their shots at the Emirates Golf Club. Show starts at 9pm, Emirates Golf Club, Dubai, Dh200 for show and pub grub, www.timeouttickets.com

plan your weekend to include time at Safa Park where, on Saturday, 20 easels, artist-grade canvases and an unlimited supply of paints and brushes will be made available to visitors, along with a selection of themed inspiration materials. It’s the perfect time to let your imagination run wild. Saturday, from 4 to 8pm, Dh60 for one hour, The Archive, Gate 5, Safa Park, Dubai, 04 341 7303, www.thejamjardubai.com

try not to miss this sweet comedy that went from Hollywood to Broadway and is bound to have you singing along – the Abu Dhabi Choral Group presents the musical The Wedding Singer. At 8pm, Brighton College Abu Dhabi, tickets cost Dh80, on sale at Spinneys Khalidiya, Video Desk and at the event, www.abudhabichoralgroup.com

explore two themes in one space at the exhibition Meta White. Udo Rutschmann exposes the unpredictable forces of time in his Incubator series, while Safaa Erruas’s reflects on the complexities of society in Chronic Shadows. From 10am to 7pm, The Mojo Gallery, Alserkal Avenue, Al Quoz, Dubai, 04 347 7388, www.themojogallery.com

choose from freshly gilled steaks and accompaniments served with a mini carafe of grape beverage to enjoy under the stars while watching a movie. Or perhaps a pizza and beverage is more up your alley. Take your pick at Hawksbill Restaurant, Saadiyat Beach Golf Club, Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi, 02 557 8000, www.sbgolfclub.ae

efortini@thenational.ae

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