5 things to do today: see the exhibition Unseen or get tickets for the 2016 F1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

See Unseen, the summer exhibition that features works by six artists who have recently presented at the gallery, including the imagined resurrection of Michael Jackson, the exploration of human preservation, and a tribute to forgotten female Algerian soldiers. Open 10am to 6pm, Lawrie Shabibi, Alserkal Avenue, Al Quoz, Dubai, 04 346 9906, www.lawrieshabibi.com Sign up […]

See Unseen, the summer exhibition that features works by six artists who have recently presented at the gallery, including the imagined resurrection of Michael Jackson, the exploration of human preservation, and a tribute to forgotten female Algerian soldiers. Open 10am to 6pm, Lawrie Shabibi, Alserkal Avenue, Al Quoz, Dubai, 04 346 9906, www.lawrieshabibi.com

Sign up to take part in courses presented by the Australian screen-acting academy Screenwise. Options include Screenteens for ages 12 to 16, Screen Acting for Beginners for adults and Masterclass with actor and director Denise Roberts, who is chief executive of Screenwise. September 19 to 25, various timings, dates and prices, The Junction, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai, www.screenwise.com.au

Register your children ages 3 and older for the Fairmont Falcons Kids’ Club summer camp, where they can enjoy educational activities including Treasure Hunters, Tropical Paradise, Safari Adventure, Raiders of the Lost Artifacts and Space is the Place. Runs until August 25, 1pm to 5pm, from Dh60 per hour; Dh180 per day; Dh610 per week, Fairmont The Palm, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, 04 457 3331, www.fairmont.com/palm-dubai

Get tickets for the 2016 Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. The race weekend features the final competition of the season and popular post-race concerts, including The Chemical Brothers and Rihanna. November 25 to 27, various times, from Dh625 for a two-day Abu Dhabi Hill general-admission ticket, race events at Yas Marina Circuit and concerts at du Forum, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, 800 927, www.yasmarinacircuit.com

Visit City Centre Mirdif and enjoy free live stage shows featuring Alvin and The Chipmunks, plus meet and greets and workshops with the characters as part of Dubai Summer Surprises. Live shows at 1pm, 3pm, 5pm, 7.30pm and 9.30pm; workshops from 10am to 10pm, City Centre Mirdif, Dubai, www.facebook.com/citycentremirdif

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