5 things to do today

See Tom Cruise sing Def Leppard classics or enjoy strawberries and cream

Things to do today, The Knowledge
Monday, June 25

See Tom Cruise sing Def Leppard classics: Everyone’s favourite Burj-climber belts out hit tunes in new musical Rock of Ages.
In cinemas across town.

Learn how to make a tote bag at Traffic: Fashion expert Lejla Redja runs a workshop on how to make a tote bag.
Pay-as-you-wish donations. 2pm-5pm. Traffic, 179 Umm Suqeim Road, Al Quoz, info@viatraffic.org (04 347 0209).

Enjoy Wimbledon with strawberries and cream: The Rivington Grill is offering specials inspired by the world’s oldest tennis tournament.
Dishes from Dhs35. Daily noon-11pm. Until July 8. Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Dubai (04 423 0903); Madinat Jumeirah (04 366 6464).

Watch Basquiat at Art Sawa in Al Quoz: Art expert Shelley Young hosts Cine Club, which tonight screens 1996 flick Basquiat about the rise of young street artist Jean-Michel Basquiat. Email or phone to book a spot.
Dhs50. 6.30pm-8pm. Art Sawa, Road 323, Al Quoz, info@artsawa.com (04 340 8660).

Hands-on play at the Sharjah Discovery Centre: A great morning out for the whole family, Sharjah Discovery Centre has seven themed interactive play areas that include water, travel, building, a children’s supermarket and even becoming a star on TV. The huge indoor space is also well-air conditioned, so your brood can run about and work off all that excess energy.
Dhs10 (adults), Dhs5 (children). Open Sat-Thu 8am-2pm, Fri-Sat 4pm-8pm. Ongoing. Sharjah, www.sharjahmuseums.ae (06 558 6577).

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