5 things to do today: Watch the world-famous musical Mamma Mia! and try UBK’s business lunch

Our daily round-up of things to do: Watch the world-famous musical Mamma Mia!; Try UBK’s business lunch; See the artist Shems Friedlander present the showcase Winter Harvest; Visit Global Village; Head to Pastels Salon to receive a 15 per cent discount on selected nail treatments.

Mamma Mia! Courtesy Mamma Mia
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Watch the world-famous musical Mamma Mia!, based on classic hit songs from the Swedish band ABBA. Runs until January 10, 5pm and 9pm on Thursday and Fridays; 4pm and 8pm on Saturdays; 8pm Sunday to Wednesday; from Dh195, Dubai World Trade Centre, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, www.platinumlist.ae

Try UBK's business lunch to start the year off right. The menu has something for everyone and is designed to be ordered and served quickly. Every Sunday to Thursday, 12pm to 3.30pm, Dh49, Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts, Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Dubai, 04 438 0000

See the artist Shems Friedlander present paintings, pastels, watercolours, scratchboard and photos influenced by his deep knowledge of Sufi mysticism, in the showcase Winter Harvest. Runs daily until January 10, 10am to 8pm, Sundays to Thursdays (closed Fridays and Saturdays), Cube Arts creative centre, Building 8, DIFC Gate Village, Dubai, 04 359 3449, www.cube-arts.com

Visit Global Village, the seasonal cultural shopping event that features pavilions of wares from myriad countries, plus a variety of family entertainment. Daily until April 11, 4pm to midnight, Saturdays to Wednesdays; 4pm to 1am, Thursdays and Fridays, Dh15; free for children under 3; family-pack pricing is available, Exit 37, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road, Dubai, 04 362 4114, www.globalvillage.ae

Head to Pastels Salon to receive a 15 per cent discount on selected nail treatments, including bio sculpture everlasting, shellac, gellish, Minx Nails and Essie Gel. Every Sunday and Monday until January 31, Dh93, available at the Pastels Jumeirah branch, The Ritz Carlton Dubai Marina and Mercato Mall, www.pastels-salon.com

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