A lack of technological gimmicks and the presence of an 11-person live orchestra transported the audience of "Beauty and the Beast" Broadway to simpler times.

Broadway in UAE

Review: ‘Beauty and the Beast’ in Abu Dhabi

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Abu Dhabi Film Festival

'Leviathan' wins top award in Abu Dhabi

Reema Khan.

Exchange deal

'Give Pakistani films a chance in India'


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The raiding team inside the villa

Huge drug haul stashed inside wooden doors

Video: Raid on villa yields massive stockpile of contraband drugs hidden inside door frames

Catherine Butler of Rochester, New York, is seen in a booking photo provided by the Gates Police Department. Police say Butler, wearing a zombie costume and makeup, was charged with drunken driving twice within three hours Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014 after attending a Rochester bar's "zombie prom" party.

'Zombie' arrested twice in New York

Woman in zombie costume charged twice with DUI on the same night

Children inside a cage watch at close quarters a lion at the Safari Lion Zoo in Rancagua, Chile, on October 30, 2014. the Safari Park Zoo is the only park in Latin America where tourists can see from a short distance six lions in a two-hectares large open area.

Have you got the guts to tickle a lion's tummy?

Gallery: Zoo in Chile lets the brave tickle the beast's belly

Saudi Arabia

Disgruntled driver reveals secret marriage

Hours before boarding plane home, former employee tells wife about husband’s second woman

Motorists were pleasantly surprised to see sudden light drizzle on Mohammad Bin Zayed road on Friday.

Dubai witnesses first rains of winter

Light showers on Friday offer welcome relief for residents


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