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Fujairah First International Arts Festival to kick off in February
Amman, Jan.30 ( Petra )--The organizing committee of the Fujairah International Arts Festival (FIAF), scheduled to start February 19, has finished all preparations designed for the event.

The festival will include art performances including, music, theatre and dance with participation of many artists from all over the world.

The festival is organized under directives of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Rashid bin Hamad Al Sharqi chairman of FCMA to celebrate the fine arts, Arab and international creative diversity and introduce the best global artists, musicians, sculptors and others.

Director General of Fujairah Culture and Media Authority (FCMA), Mohamed Saif Alafkham, said in a press release, a copy of which was obtained by Petra , that the festival is a good opportunity to highlight the marvelous nature of the Emirate of Fujairah to all the festival guests.

Alafkham added that FIAF aims to create a unique festival arts season distributed in all regions of the Emirate of Fujairah. Dibba theater will be hosting theatre shows while the musical shows will be held in Fujairah .

An Art camp will also be held in Wadi Al Wurayah in addition to traditional musical evening in Masafi, Tawyeen and Siji and the rest of regions in the emirate. Activities will also include street performances, seminars, discussions panels and press conferences for the artists, he added.

Jordan's former Minister of Culture, Jeris Samawi, who was assigned as a consultant for the festival, commended the special role the Fujairah event plays in boosting the cultural development in the region.

//Petra//S Kh
30/1/2016 - 02:22:13 PM

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