5 things to do today in Dubai

See Gravity or try creative writing course

Things to do today, The Knowledge
Monday, October 21

See Gravity: The smash hit 3D movie starring George Clooney and Sandra Bullock uses the latest technology to take you on a journey through space.
In cinemas across Dubai from Thursday 17.

Creative writing course: A brand new course kicks off today, with UK author Hayley Doyle on hand to help get you from short story to novel.
Dhs700 for four 90-minute sessions. 7.30pm-9pm. Pascal Tepper, Dubai Media City, creativewritingdubai@gmail.com (055 104 0538).

Monty’s goes Iberian: Feast on tasty Spanish dishes such as crispy calamari with lemon mayonnaise from the tapas menu.
From Dhs109 per person. Sun-Thu 7pm-9pm. Ongoing. The Address Montgomerie Dubai, Emirates Hills (04 888 3828).

Head to a hip-hop night: Cirque Le Soir, Dubai’s playful high-end circus-themed nightspot, will be playing urban beats throughout the night courtesy of DJ Bliss.
Free (door policy applies). 10pm-3am. Cirque Le Soir, Fairmont Dubai (056 115 4507).

Moms and Tots at Funky Monkeys: Geared towards kids aged one-three, Moms and Tots improves skills through stimulating activities; after class you get 30 minutes of complimentary play at Funky Monkeys Playland!
Dhs100. Every Monday 9am-10.30am. Suitable for kids aged one-three. Funky Monkeys Playland. www.momsandtotsdubai.com (050 854 6857).

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