Tag: arts

What a day!

What a day!

4 Feb, '0712 Comments

Woke up at the usual hour of 5am to a promise of rain, but what rain it poured about and hour or so later! A typical thunder shower that thankfully didn’t last too long, otherwise my garden would have suffered yet again, not to mention the lake outside our front door getting bigger. Little did […]

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Spring of Culture is back!

Spring of Culture is back!

22 Jan, '0714 Comments

Amal alerts us that the schedule for this year’s Spring of Culture has been announced! This is the second year this excellent event is being held in Bahrain, and my goodness, the roll-call this year is for a month of complete immersion into art, music, dance, poetry, painting, theatre, recitals, and sculpture. What else can […]

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‘Women without Shadows’ tonight at BCC

‘Women without Shadows’ tonight at BCC

11 Jan, '0718 Comments

Haifaa Al-Mansour will be showing her much acclaimed film Women without Shadows tonight at 6PM at the Bahrain Cinema Club. The film and its director both received various local and international accolades, some of which are: The Golden Dagger in Muscat Film Festival for best documentary- 2006 The Critics Golden Dagger for best film- Muscat […]

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Happy Festive Season!!

Happy Festive Season!!

24 Dec, '0616 Comments

Happy Festive Season!!, originally uploaded by malyousif. Christmas is here again, and these are part of the tradition in our household, gingerbread cookies! These were made, baked and decorated by my daughter Hanan. We wish you all a very happy festive season, and this time, all three great religions celebrate their own happy occasions almost […]

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Flashmobs, Saudi Style

29 Nov, '0623 Comments

Not accepting defeat, the extremists became violent, started beating the actors and whoever stood between them and between achieving their goal of destroying the night, including audiences and students. Gun shots in the air, the security officer decided put an end to this mess and bring back order. more on SaudiSphere Ladies and gentlemen, this […]

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