Chat with a famous football manager: Former Sunderland footie boss and renowned pundit Peter Reid will answer questions from punters at this ‘An Evening with...’ session. Free. 8pm. West Beach Bar & Bistro, Mövenpick Jumeirah Beach, JBR (04 449 8888).
Buy your Pinocchio tickets now: Tickets are already on sale for Pinocchio, which takes to the stage at the Madinat Theatre from tomorrow. It’s the much-loved classic story of the puppet that comes to life, who just happens to have a little problem when it comes to telling fibs… Dhs140. Wed-Thu 4pm; Fri-Sat 11am, 3pm. September 19-22. First Group Theatre, Souk Madinat Jumeirah, www.madinattheatre.com (04 366 6546).