Attend a music performance by Lang Lang or see the exhibition Icons

See the exhibition Icons, which features works by Jojakim Cortis and Adrian Sonderegger, who took it upon themselves to recreate some of the world’s most iconic images in their studio, using optical tricks to duplicate moments that changed perspectives. Runs daily until May 26, 10am to 3pm and 5pm to 8pm, Saturdays to Thursdays (closed […]

See the exhibition Icons, which features works by Jojakim Cortis and Adrian Sonderegger, who took it upon themselves to recreate some of the world’s most iconic images in their studio, using optical tricks to duplicate moments that changed perspectives. Runs daily until May 26, 10am to 3pm and 5pm to 8pm, Saturdays to Thursdays (closed on Fridays), East Wing, Limestone House 12, DIFC, Dubai, 050 553 3879, www.east-wing.org

Attend a classical music performance by Lang Lang this evening. As part of Abu Dhabi Festival, the Chinese pianist will perform masterpieces by Tchaikovsky, Bach and Chopin. Tickets cost from Dh225, Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi, www.abudhabifestival.ae

Head over to Kite Beach and spend an afternoon creating your own wind chimes with seashells. Attendees are invited to hang them on a man-made tree installation to create a ‘musical’ tree. Free, Kite Beach, Jumeirah 3, Dubai, www.dubaiculture.gov.ae

Book tickets for a performance by stand-up comedian Nemr Abou Nassar, known as Lebanon’s King of Comedy. Nassar has performed as a member of the Axis of Evil comedy tour and the radio show The Comedy Revolution on Mix FM. Ali Al Sayed and Mina Liccione are also on the bill. Saturday, from 7pm, from Dh200, ages 21+ only, MusicHall Dubai, 800 266339, www.dubomedy.com

Reserve your place for a three-hour session that will prep you for next year’s Comic-Con. Learn tricks and tips for creating your own character from scratch and then learn how to develop that into a storyline for your own comic strip. Appropriate for all skill levels and ages. Saturday, 3pm to 6pm, Dh250 per person, thejamjar, Street 17A, Al Quoz, Dubai, 04 341 7303, www.thejamjardubai.com

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