Abu Dhabi Summer Season calendar of events

The Abu Dhabi Summer Season offers fun for the whole family, with a variety of events.

US actor and comedian Eddie Griffin will be performing at Comedy Friday to conclude the season, on September 4. Frank Hoensch / Getty Images
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Sesame Street Live: Elmo Makes Music

Join the cast of the children's show for a musical featuring favourites The Hustle, You Should Be Dancing and Rockin' Robin.

August 6 to 8 at du Forum; August 14 to 15 in Al Ain. Tickets for Abu Dhabi show from Dh95

Mythbusters: Adam Savage

The co-host of the popular science show performs experiments on stage with plenty of audience participation.

August 13 to 15 at du Forum. Tickets from Dh95

Shreya Ghoshal Live

The Bollywood playback singer returns to Emirates Palace for a hit-laden performance.

August 15. Tickets are Dh145

Hans Klok, The World’s Fastest Illusionist

The Dutch illusionist is known for his complex on-stage escapes, risky stunts and illusions.

August 21 to 22 at du Forum. Tickets from Dh195

The Illuminaire, Fire and Light Spectacular

A sensory feast with a cast consisting of Olympic athletes, dancers, musicians, martial artists and visual artists.

August 21 to 22 in Al Ain; August 28 to 29 at Emirates Palace. Tickets for Abu Dhabi show begin from Dh195

Bader Saleh

The Saudi comic returns to the du Forum with laugh-out-loud jokes and hilarious observations.

• August 28. Tickets begin from Dh75

Mummenschanz, Musicians of Science

The Swiss performance troupe deliver captivating non-verbal theatre shows full of movement and surrealism. Props include toilet paper, wires and tubes.

August 28 to 29 at Al Ain Municipality Theatre; September 4 to 5 at Emirates Palace. Tickets from Dh75 and Dh95 Comedy Friday

American actor and Deuce Bigalow star Eddie Griffin leads regional and international comics to conclude the Abu Dhabi Summer Season.

September 4, Al Raha Theatre. Tickets from Dh145

For more details on Abu Dhabi Summer Season shows, visit www.abudhabisummerseason.ae