Sherazade & LavionRose at Amsterdam Hub - Today only
French indie singer Sherazade and band LavionRose will be performing their latest tracks live. Blending Sherazade’s lyrical vocals – sung in Russian, Arabic, French, English, Armenian and Turkish – with world music, rock, Gypsy music and even a bit of jazz. Their sound is completely unique.
Dhs60. From 8pm. Amsterdam Hub, Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach, The Walk, JBR, www.afdubai.org (04 448 4848).
BBC Proms at Dubai Opera - This week only
The world’s most famous classical music concert is in Dubai from Wednesday March 22 to Friday 24. Tonight, see the BBC Symphony Orchestra led by Dubai-based composer Joanna Marsh, followed by Joseph Tawadros Quartet for some tranquil Arabian oud music.
From Dhs50. Mar 21-24, times vary. Dubai Opera, Downtown Dubai (04 440 8888).
Buenos Beats at Lima Lounge, Totora Cebicheria Peruana - Weekly event
Every Thursday, Lima Lounge turns back the clock for a night of ’80s, ’90s and ’00s tracks from DJ Nua and a live singer. Head down early for happy hour from 5pm to 8pm, when house beverages will cost you half the price.
Free. Thu 9pm-2am. Gate Village 7, DIFC (04 399 9666).
Blackstreet at The Living Room DXB - Today only
See the Grammy Award-winning group behind huge ’90s R&B tracks No Diggity, Don’t Leave and Gotta Get You Home. They will be live alongside resident DJs Ron E Jaxx, DJ Shero & DJ Taz. Ladies get two free drinks before midnight.
Dhs100. 10pm-3am. JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai, Business Bay (055 562 2626).
Deep Like 100 at Snoopy Island - Today only
Alternative house night Deep Like Thursdayz! is marking its 100th night on Thursday March 23, followed by a trip to Fujairah’s Snoopy Island on Friday 24. Party on the beach to sets from DJs including Swiss duo Animal Trainer, who kicked off the first-ever Deep Like event two years ago. Tickets include a sunset barbecue and two beverage vouchers.
From Dhs300, Dhs50 (shuttle bus to and from Dubai). Fri Mar 24, 4pm to Sat Mar 25, 5pm. Snoopy Island, Fujairah, www.facebook.com/itsdeeplike.
Feta with the Queen at The Music Room - Today only
Larger-than-life comedian Katerina Vrana is one of Greece’s funniest stand-up acts. In December last year, Vrana came third in The Laughter Factory’s competition, The Funniest Person in the World, and she’s bringing her sell-out English language tour Feta With the Queen to Dubai for one night only.
Dhs100. 9pm. Majestic Hotel Tower, Bur Dubai (04 359 8888).
One Big Friday with Gorgon City, Sigma and Sam Divine at Zero Gravity - Today only
Best known for their smash-hit remix of Kanye West’s Nobody to Love, and Changing featuring Paloma Faith, Sigma will be back in the city for another set of huge drum ’n’ bass tunes along with British house and UK garage duo Gorgon City and Ibiza regular Sam Divine.
Free before 7pm, Dhs150 thereafter. Noon-3am. Zero Gravity, Dubai Marina, www.platinumlist.net (04 399 0009).
Sven Väth at Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE - Today only
Also known as Papa Sven, Väth is no stranger to the super-clubs of Ibiza and is the man behind the famous clubbing concept Cocoon (he also set up the techno club of the same name in Frankfurt back in 2004). A big supporter of vinyl, he has refused to play anything else in his sets for the whole of his 30-year career.
Free (reservations recommended). 1pm-11pm. Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE, Golden Tulip Al Jazira Hotels And Resorts, Ghantoot (056 113 3400).
Sia live at Dubai World Cup - Today only
Following a day of exciting horse racing, see enigmatic Australian singer Sia, live. She’ll perform some of her biggest hits, such as Chandelier and Cheap Thrills, in the spectacular setting of Meydan Racecourse, after the final race of the day.
From Dhs600 (Apron Views ticket). Sat Mar 25, gates open 2pm. Meydan Racecourse, Nad Al Sheba, store.meydan.ae (04 327 2110).
Beverage deals at Cactus Jacks - This month only
Get four selected house beverages for just Dhs100, three nights a week, with live music on the outdoor terrace, plus a DJ spins tracks Tuesday to Sunday.
Dhs100 (four house beverages). Sat-Mon 11pm-3am. Millennium Airport Hotel, Garhoud (04 702 8855).
Another Movie Night at Tr!beca Kitchen + Bar - Weekly event
Every week, Another Movie Night posts two options on their website, and the film with the most votes get screened at Tr!beca. Previous options have included Dirty Dancing, Deadpool, Bridesmaids, Scarface and Die Hard.
Free. Mon 7pm, film starts at 8pm. JA Ocean View Hotel, The Walk, JBR, www.anothermovienight.com (056 333 8500).
DJ Ruckus at VIP Room - Today only
Fresh from the Coachella stage – and the DJ at many a celebrity birthday bash – DJ Ruckus has been making waves with his fusion of hip-hop, rock, electro, house, soul, funk and reggae.
Free. Tue Mar 28, 11pm-3am. VIP Room, JW Marriott Marquis, Business Bay (052 881 8888).