10 Jan, 2016
Short+Sweet is the largest festival of 10 minute plays in the world! And now it’s back in its fourth successful year in Dubai! The main portion of the 2016 Short+Sweet Dubai Theatre Festival will be held at The Junction from January 29th to February 28th, 2016, with the Gala Final happening in March at the Madinat Theatre.
Over six jam-packed weeks, more than 250 of Dubai’s most exciting actors, writers, directors and Independent Theatre Companies will present over 80 10-minute plays. The festival will include something for everyone – comedy, drama, romance and thrillers – and all in just 10 minutes!
Plays presented in the festival will include the best 10-minute plays from around the world as well as scripts by some of Dubai’s top playwrights, including some exciting new talent. The plays will be performed by actors from Dubai, other emirates – Abu Dhabi, Sharjah and interational groups from India.
VENUE: THE JUNCTION, ALSERKAL AVENUE
TOP 40 Week 1 7.30pm, Fri Jan 29 and Sat Jan 30
TOP 40 Week 2 7.30pm, Fri Feb 5 and Sat Feb 6
TOP 40 Week 3 7.30pm, Fri Feb 12 and Sat Feb 13
TOP 40 Week 4 7.30pm, Fri Feb 19 and Sat Feb 20
Wildcards 1 3.00pm, Sat Jan 30
Wildcards 2 3.00pm, Sat Feb 6
Wildcards 3 3.00pm, Sat Feb 13
Wildcards 4 3.00pm, Sat Feb 20
PEOPLE’S CHOICE FINAL
VENUE: THE JUNCTION
3:00 pm & 7.30pm, Friday, February 26th
VENUE: THE JUNCTION
3:00 pm & 7.30pm, Saturday, February 27th
RED CARPET GALA FINAL
VENUE: THE MADINAT THEATRE, MADINAT JUMEIRAH
7.00pm, Friday March 11th
Short+Sweet Dubai is offering a finals packages to give you a great deal! Bookings can be made online (just scroll down) or come directly to The Junction box office to pay cash in advance. This pass gives you entry to the People’s Choice Final, the Wildcards Final and a voucher for a seat in the stalls at the Gala Final. (Pass is 250 AED, Savings of 100 AED)
Please call 04 3388525 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your tickets for the Wildcards and/or People’s Choice Finals!