sign up to take part in the inaugural XYoga Dubai holistic lifestyle festival. It kicks off with the largest public yoga session of 2016, featuring Bollywood star Shilpa Shetty and yoga guru Suneel Singh, and includes classes and workshops for all ability levels. There will also be retailers offering clothing, food and accessories that help create a healthy balance between mind and body. February 19 and 20, 8am to 6pm on Friday; 8am to 7pm on Saturday, Burj Park, Downtown Dubai, www.xyogadubai.com.
Get tickets to see Radhika Vaz: Older. Angrier. Hairier. The New-York-based comedian presents her one-woman comedy show focusing on the challenges of ageing in a culture that worships youth, her decision not to have children and the stress that accompanied this choice. Friday, 8pm, Dh150, ages 18+, Centrepoint Theatre, Ductac, Mall of the Emirates, Dubai, 04 341 4777, www.ductac.org.
Register to take part in the Rare Disease Day Cycle Ride, a 12.5-km ride to raise awareness about disorders that affect a small percentage of the population in the UAE and around the world. February 26, 2pm, free, starts from Bikers Cafe, Jumeirah Beach Road, Dubai, register at email@example.com, www.rarediseaseday.org.
Check out the classes and workshops coming up at Maraya Art Centre, including crayon batik, tapestry weaving, yarn painting and more. Maraya Art Centre, Al Qasba, Sharjah, 06 556 6555, www.maraya.ae.
Buy tickets now for Disney Live! Mickey’s Music Festival. Enjoy an interactive family spectacular featuring Mickey and Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck and Goofy performing a music mash-up of songs from Disney blockbuster movies, including Aladdin, The Little Mermaid and Disney-Pixar’s Toy Story, remixed in a variety of music genres such as rock, pop, reggae and jazz. April 6 to 9, various timings, from Dh175, Dubai World Trade Centre Arena, Dubai, www.platinumlist.net.
Source: art & life