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‘Clusters of Light’ premiers at Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

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An epic theater production combining high definition cinema and opera that tells the story of Islam was officially unveiled in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (UAE) March 30 as part of its inauguration as Islamic Culture Capital 2014.

Posted: March 31st, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Never before seen special effects to cap inauguration of Sharjah

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"Clusters of Light' will feature never before seen special effects on its premiere at Al Majaz Amphitheater.

Unprecedented and never before seen special effects will be unveiled during the premier performance of “The Clusters of Light” on the inauguration of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (UAE) as Islamic Culture Capital 2014.

Posted: March 25th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Sharjah’s biggest businesses join together for celebration

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Some of the biggest businesses in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (UAE) poured their support for the grand celebrations of Sharjah Islamic Culture Capital 2014 and its highlight theatrical production “The Clusters of Light.”

Posted: March 24th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Sharjah festival to draw media men worldwide

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More than 500 media representatives from all over the world are flocking to Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (UAE) to cover the grand celebration of Sharjah as Islamic Culture Capital 2014 and premier of “The Clusters of Light” theatrical performance.

Posted: March 21st, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Sharjah to unveil largest performance about Islam

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Bahraini musician and composer Khalid Sheikh (right) during the musical  recordings of  the musical and theatrical epic ‘The Clusters of Light’ - the largest of its kind about Islam.

The “largest” theatrical performance about Islam is set to be unveiled in the million dollar Al Majaz Amphitheatre of the United Arab Emirates to commemorate the inauguration of Sharjah emirate as “The Capital of Islamic Culture for 2014.”

Posted: March 13th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

UAE unveils $38-M amphitheater

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The Al Majaz Amphitheatre nearing completion in Sharjah emirate ahead of the celebration and inauguration of Sharjah as The Capital of Islamic Culture for 2014. Photo by Sharjah Media Center

An “unprecedented” and brand new amphitheatre worth more than $38 million is nearing completion in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) ahead of the 2014 inauguration of Sharjah emirate as Capital of Islamic Culture.

Posted: March 13th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

‘Stonehenge,’ ‘Big Ben,’ ‘Harry Potter,’ others in 3-day British fest in Taguig

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Filipino anglophiles should ready their best “selfie” poses as well as their best jumpshots as top tourist attractions in the United Kingdom (UK), Stonehenge, Tower Bridge, Buckingham Palace and Big Ben are coming to the Philippines for a three-day festival of British Culture.

Posted: March 4th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Manila aiming to host Miss World pageant

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Miss World Megan Young shows to Vice President Jejomar Binay the proposal for the hosting of the international pageant in the country. Young and Miss World Philippines national director Cory Quirino made the proposal to Binay saying that the contest will help in the rebuilding efforts for the areas devastated by Super Typhoon “Yolanda.” OFFICE OF THE VICE PRESIDENT

After the Philippines made history in 2013 by being the first to win in five major international beauty pageants, is it time for the country to finally host a major international beauty pageant?

Posted: February 6th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

11-year-old girl overcomes worries to win Mexican art contest

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If 11-year-old Martina Ysabelle Perez had not decided to submit her artwork even though there were problems with the illustration board she painted on, she would not have won against 3,200 other entries in an international art competition hosted by Mexico.

Posted: February 2nd, 2014 in Arts and Books,Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

The ‘multiplicity’ of Filipinos and the art of bringing people together

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NCCA Chairman Felipe De Leon Jr explains that Filipinos have been making waves in the international singing stage is because Filipinos love to bring people together. Singing, being one of the most expressive performance arts, is used as a tool by Filipinos to bring people together.  MATIKAS SANTOS/ INQUIRER.net

The reason why Filipinos love social media so much or why Filipinos invite others to eat with them is also the same reason why Filipinos have been constantly making waves in the international singing stage.

Posted: January 18th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Digital games not substitute for traditional toys

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Ernst Kick

In this age of digital games such as Angry Birds, Plants vs Zombies, and Candy Crush, do traditional toys still have a place in people’s lives?

Posted: October 7th, 2013 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

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