Hussain and Sherine ...opening concerts.
Sharjah World Music Festival to begin on Friday
SHARJAH, January 5, 2017
The fourth edition of Sharjah World Music Festival 2017 (SWMF 2017) is gearing up for a grand opening at Al Majaz Amphitheatre on Friday evening.
The opening evening will have concerts by Arab superstar Hussain Al Jassmi and Egyptian pop queen Sherine Abdel Wahhab.
The SWMF will feature this year a collection of concerts, musical shows and artistic activities featuring local, regional and international music, in line with Sharjah’s goal to be a regional incubator of culture and art, said a report by Wam news agency.
Sherine, popularly known as the “Queen of Feelings”, will be debuting before a Sharjah audience with a selection of her biggest hits such as “Ah Ya Leil”, among others.
Emirati sensation Hussain will take the stage next.
The tickets are available in six categories, from Dh250 to Dh1,500, at Masrah Al Qasba Theatre, Al Majaz Amphitheatre, Al Majaz Waterfront and The Flag Island Theatre. They can also be purchased online at www.ticketmaster.ae
The music festival will run till January 14 and 24 artists from 14 countries will take part in the festival.