Arab Stars Showcase Abu Dhabi concert postponed

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Knowledge story, The Knowledge

Tonight’s Arab Stars Showcase concert in Abu Dhabi has been postponed.

A total of three household names were set to perform at Emirates Palace on Thursday August 14: Palestinian Arab Idol winner Mohammad Assaf, Saudi Arabian illusionist Ahmed El Bayed, and speed painter Mohammed Al-Dairi.

However it has been announced that the event has been cancelled, with the explanation ‘more information will be shared at a later stage’.

A statement from Emirates Palace read: ‘Emirates Palace regrets the cancellation of Mohammed Assaf from the Arab Stars Showcase.

‘We are postponing the Arab Stars Showcase that was scheduled for August 14. More information will be shared at a later stage. For ticket enquires please contact helpdesk@ticketmaster.ae or 800 TM UAE (86 823).’

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