5 things to do today: catch a screening of Metropolis or get tickets to see Yanni at du Forum

Catch a screening of the 1927 sci-fi film Metropolis as part of A Hard Day’s Night, a film programme presented by Alserkal Avenue and Cinema Akil. The series focuses on the themes of the workforce, manufacturing and industry. Metropolis, directed by Fritz Lang, is about a futuristic utopian city that exists above an underworld populated […]

Catch a screening of the 1927 sci-fi film Metropolis as part of A Hard Day’s Night, a film programme presented by Alserkal Avenue and Cinema Akil. The series focuses on the themes of the workforce, manufacturing and industry. Metropolis, directed by Fritz Lang, is about a futuristic utopian city that exists above an underworld populated by the working class. Wednesday, June, 29, 9pm, free, A4 Space, Alserkal Avenue, Al Quoz, Dubai, www.cinemaakil.com

Sit in on a talk by members of Barjeel Art Foundation and Tashkeel at thejamjar as part of the out|side summer programme of conversations and films about art. The talk will focus on rethinking the arts curriculum to enable students in the region to connect with all aspects of art. Wednesday, June 29, 8.30pm, thejamjar, Alserkal Avenue, Al Quoz, Dubai, 04 341 7303, www.thejamjardubai.com

Register your children ages 4 to 16 for the Summer Football Camp. The action-packed programme, created and developed by FC Dubai coaches, includes football skills and games. Runs until September 1, 9am to noon and 1pm to 4pm, Sundays to Thursdays, from Dh150 per half day; Dh1,000 per full-day week, FC Dubai, Al Quoz, Dubai, 04 348 3869, www.thefcdubai.com

Improve your golf game at Yas Links Golf Academy. Choose from packages that include a practice pass and green fee. Fundamentals are taught with the latest technology, three indoor swing studios and a 9-hole floodlit par-3 course. Lessons available from 6am to 10pm, from Dh175 for a 50-minute lesson for Yas Links members; Dh225 for guests, Yas Links, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, 02 810 7710, golfacademy@yaslinks.com

Get tickets to see Yanni. The renowned Greek world-music composer returns to the UAE as part of his tour prompting his latest album, Sensuous Chill. September 30, from Dh495, du Forum, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, www.ticketmaster.ae

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