Things to do on August 13:
Catch Roger Sanchez live at Q43: Roger Sanchez will get behind the decks for a free gig at Q43. The New Yorker is known for hits such as ‘Another Chance’.
Free. 8pm-3am. Q43, Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 443 5403).
See Fantastic Four in cinemas: Get your Marvel heroes fix this weekend as the new Fantastic Four film lands in cinemas. Directed by Josh Trank, this new version of the action flick stars Miles Teller, Kate Mara, Michael B. Jordan and Jamie Bell.
Out in cinemas across Dubai from August 13.
Enter a writing competition: Head to Starbucks on Sheikh Zayed Road today between 7pm and 8pm for a chance to show off your talent for Backstage’s ‘Stage Write 2015’. Then submit a ten-minute play of no more than 2,000 words by 7pm on Friday August 14, for your chance to win a prize.
Free. Until August 15. Starbucks, Sheikh Zayed Road, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Go to a techno night: Kaiserdisco aka Frederic Berger and Patrick Buck from Hamburg will bring their techno set to Level 41’s ‘Focus’ event. Dutch act Secret Cinema and local DJs Deian, Maks and Impaulce are also on the bill.
Dhs150. 7pm-3am. Level 41, Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 427 1000).
Dance to urban music: Start your weekend with ‘Fame Game’. DJ Benyamin and Shef Codes are on the decks playing a mix of R&B and commercial hits.
Free. 11pm-3am. Ongoing. Movida Dubai, Radisson Royal Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road (055 174 4449).