February 19th - 29th, 2016
Fujairah Culture and Media Authority (FCMA) is launching the First Fujairah International Arts Festival from 19 to 29 February 2016 under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamad bin Mohammad Al Sharqi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Fujairah, and the constant supervision of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Rashid bin Hamad Al Sharqi, Chairman of Fujairah Culture and Media Authority.
The festival is a huge artistic event that brings together artists from all over the world to perform their art in Fujairah. It covers various art fields such as music, performing arts, theatre, traditional art etc. Artists and art troupes from fifty five countries will present their art during the festival which includes some of the biggest cultural and arts events organized in Fujairah such as the 7th Fujairah International Monodrama Festival and the third cycle of Al Saif Championship.
Various cultural and arts activities and performances will be distributed throughout the areas of Fujairah. For example, Dibba Theatre will host theatre activities, Masafi and Tuwayyain areas will enjoy traditional music and dance evenings, and most of the streets of Fujairah will become venues for carnivals. Other activities include press conferences for celebrities, workshops and panels.