Things to do this weekend

 11 Feb 2016 - 11:17

Things to do this weekend
Bazmoro Tajikistan National Dance Ensemble 

Weekend is here! Here's a list of interesting events happening in Doha 
Bazmoro Tajikistan National Dance Ensemble 

As part of its cultural diversity festival, Katara will host the Bazmoro Tajikistan National Dance Ensemble on Ferbuary 11 and 12. 

Where: Beach 21

When: February 11 and 12; 7:30pm to 9pm.

Tickets: Free admission 
Alive Inside 

Doha Film Institute will be screening 'Alive Inside' a feature documentary demonstrating music's ability to combat memory loss and restoring deep sense of self to those suffering from it. Director Michael Rossato-Bennett visits family members who have witnessed the effects of music on their loved ones. 

Where: MIA Auditorium 

When: February 18; 7:30pm 

Tickets: Free screening but reserve your ticket on

Some of the students participating in the musical Romeo and Juliet


Romeo and Juliet, the Musical 

Over 100 students of Doha College present a modern sci-fi musical of the star crossed love between Romeo and Juliet. From skateboards to roller-skates, this fast-paced performance with high energy is suitable for ages 5 and above.  

Where: Auditorium, Doha College Al Waab campus
When: February 16, 17 and 18; 6:30pm 
Tickets: QR25 Children and QR50 Adults from Doha College Al Waab and West Bay campus. 
Paheses of Oil Painting Techniques Workshop

Qatari artist Eman El Hidous will organise an oil painting steps workshop, explaining the stages of drawing on canvas using oil paints and the way to prepare colours to draw a realistic traditional 3D painting. The four-day workshop will in arabic and for age 18 and above.
Where: Katara Art Sudios B19
When: February 11-14, 2016; 5pm to 8pm
Tickets: 1000QR; Registration on 
A peep into Arab art at Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art

This is the last weekend to visit the ongoing exhibition at Mathaf - Focus: Works from Mathaf Collection that features five solo exhibitions by Farid Belkahia (Morocco), Saloua Raouda Choucair (Lebanon), Faraj Daham (Qatar), Inji Efflatoun (Egypt) and Abdelhalim Radwi. The gallery is open from 3pm to 8pm on Friday and 11am to 6pm on other days. 

Where: Arab Museum of Modern Art (Mathaf)

When: On till February 14; 11am to 6pm (Only on Friday its from 3pm to 8pm; closed on Mondays) 


Medina Centrale 'Family Fun Fridays 

Pearl Qatar has many interesting family activities planned at the Medina Centrale. There are jugglers, stilt walkers and cartoon characters to entertain your little ones along with activities like kids painting and face painting also arranged for them to participate.

Where: Medina Centrale

When: Every Friday until February 19; 3:30pm to 7:30pm 

Vanita Pratibha Sambhrama 2016 

Karnataka Sangha Qatar affiliated to ICC will be organising Vanita Pratibha Sambhrama 2016. Rangoli, Best out of Waste, Cooking without fire, and Antakshari competition will be held. There will also be a Indian traditional wear fashion show in the evening. 

Where: Al Maha Academy

When: February 12, 2016; 7:30 to 11 am and 3:30pm to 7:30pm 
Mail us at [email protected] to send in your weekend events and we will ensure that it is listed in here for our readers.  

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