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Chic Lady Show
Go shopping at this annual beauty services and fashion event that features abayas, jewellery and lots more.
Adnec, Al Safraat, Abu Dhabi. Tel: (02) 6222733. Taxi: Adnec. chicladyexhibition. com
Check out the American singersongwriter’s new opera based on a postapocalyptic novel by Octavia Butler.
NYUAD Arts Center, Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi, 8pm, free, reservations required. Taxi: NYUAD Arts Center, on the East Plaza of the campus. nyuad-artscenter.org
Go to a gala
The Shine Bright Like A Diamond charity gala for Unicef will feature a four-course dinner and raffle draw.
The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort & Spa, Khalifa City, Abu Dhabi, 7pm, Dhs699. Tel: (02) 6169999. Taxi: The Westin. westinabudhabi golfresort.com
See some mimes
Watch the unique Swiss theatre troupe Mummenschanz use kooky props and exaggerated masks to tell stories.
Emirates Palace, Al Ras Al Akhdar, Abu Dhabi, 4pm and 8pm, Dhs95 to Dhs195. Taxi: Emirates Palace. abudhabievents.ae