The best music and comedy events in Dubai before summer
Time Out Dubai staff
Serani Live at Chi Garden
Thursday May 3
Dancehall artist Serani performs at Chi Garden. The 29-year-old performer and producer is best-known for his part in Sean Paul's album The Trinity, as well as singles 'No Games', 'Doh' and 'She Loves Me'.
Sandance with Fatboy Slim, Tinchy Stryder, Travis & Morcheeba
Friday May 4
For the final Sandance before summer, the award-winning festival presents one of its best beach line ups. Morcheeba live at sunset, Travis in concert, Tinchy Stryder and finally the biggest beach DJ on the planet, Fatboy Slim.
Whose Line Is It Anyway?
From Thursday May 10 until Saturday May 12
This May, get ready for the UK Kings of improvisation to return to the stage at The First Group Theatre, Madinat Jumeirah after their hilarious sell out performances in 2011. Based on the popular TV show 'Whose Line is it Anyway?' the stage show is performed by the members of the UK Comedy Club. This quick-fire highly interactive comedy improvisation show is packed full of sketches, gags, songs, bizarre physical positions, surreal situations and flying packets of 'Instant Whip!'. .
An Evening with John Cleese (7.30pm Show)
From Wednesday May 23 until Saturday May 26
For the first time, comedy legend will be bringing his 'An Evening with John Cleese' tour to Dubai. Best known for his idiosyncratic turns in Monty Python's Flying Circus and as Basil Fawlty in Fawlty Towers, Cleese wrote and starred in A Fish Called Wanda before appearing in James Bond movie The World Is Not Enough and later in Die Another Day. Cleese remains one of the most recognisable comedy actors on screen.
Jovit Baldivino will appear in concert marking Jovit’s first-ever UAE performance. Jovit Baldivino with his band will perform a two hour concert featuring classic hits such as Faithfully, Too Much Love Will Kill You, Paano, Ika'y Mahal Parin, Carrie and I’d Do Anything For Love. .