PICK OF THE DAY
Battle of the Chefs
Chef de cuisine Amrish Sood will go face-to-face with Michelin-starred chef Atul Kochhar, at Rang Mahal, JW Marriott Marquis, 6pm. Dh395 includes a five-course menu and a welcome beverage. Call 04-4146435.
Things to do in Abu Dhabi
Hundred Best Arabic Posters Exhibition celebrating the diversity of visual cultures by exhibiting the best posters from across the Arab world, at Warehouse421, until February 9. More at warehouse421.ae.
Things to do in Dubai
Magical Evening with Zoe Rumeau, the French artist who has made her mark through her ability to transform any space, using her creative lighting structures and creations, will be at Comptoir 102, Jumeirah Beach Road, 6-8pm. Call 04-3854555.
Monday Rendez-Vous with DJ Damien, at The Hobo Club, Nassima Royal Hotel (entrance from the car park, level 4). Doors open at 10pm. Reservations at 055-9270815.
Italian Furniture Show at Art Centre Courtyard, Dubai Ladies Club, 9am-9pm. Men permitted until 6pm. Call 04-3435395.
Abri & Funk Radius, at Stereo Arcade, The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, JBR, every Monday, 9pm. Call 052-6182424.
Hip Hop Chic with DJ Pepelz, urban night with the international DJ, at Cirque Le Soir Dubai. Fairmont Hotel. Doors open at 10.30pm. Call 050-9955400.
The Dubai Quiz with Catboy and Lorra, every Monday, 7-10pm, at Industrial Avenue, The Westin Mina Seyahi. Free entry. Buffet dinner with soft beverages Dh125, with three house beverages Dh195. Call 04-5117333.
Les Miserables, the blockbuster musical performed by an international cast, led by current Broadway stars John Owen-Jones as Jean Valjean and Hayden Tee as Javert at Dubai Opera, until December 2. Tickets from Dh275. More at dubaiopera.com.
Havana Monday, a night inspired by the inner-city barrios of 1970s NYC with the Cubashe Band and their Afro-Cuban sounds, at Catch Dubai, 8pm. Call 04-3571755.
Andreea’s Social Monday, music by DJ Kaytek playing deep house mixes. At Habtoor Grand Beach Resort & Spa, 8pm. Call 04-4084400.
Designing 007: Fifty Years of Bond Style, the exhibit presents the design and style of James Bond over the course of five decades, at Burj Khalifa Annex. Tickets from Dh95 for children and Dh125 for adults, at burjkhalifa.ae/en/jamesbond.
Register for Journey of Hope, a three-day charity cycle race through all the seven emirates, from December 1-3, raising funds for Emirates Red crescent. More at premiereonline.com.
See Saw Seeds, an exhibition by Ruba Al Araji, Tulip Hazdar, Yuki Tsukiyama and Aya Sakoda, at Tashkeel, Nad Al Sheba, until December 29. Open 10am-10pm, Saturday to Thursday. Call 04-3363313.
Visual Dialogues, an exhibition by Fereydoun Ave and Shaqayeq Arabi, at Total Arts, The Courtyard, until December 12. Call 04-3475050.
The Market, local arts and crafts, fashion and food, at The Beach, daily 10am to midnight, until April 2017.
Things to do in Sharjah
Face The Music, a variety of music styles ranging from vocal to instrumental in Western and Arabic Classical music presented in Arts-by AUS students and faculty, at Arts Rotunda, Arts Building, American University of Sharjah. Shows at 7pm, until Wednesday. Tickets Dh50, on sale between 2-5pm, at Arts 101 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.