Whether you’re a fan of the hit TV musical-drama Glee, a wannabe pop star, or an enthusiastic singer in the shower, Kids Theatre Works! Dubai’s premier theatre school, will give your passion the platform to be heard at the first community ‘Glee Club‘ open to all ages in the UAE.
Set to perform an exciting mix of show-stopping tunes and modern day classics, the ‘Glee Club’ welcomes all ages to join in and aims to bring people together from across walks-of-life and experiences through song. Mother and daughters, cousins and uncles can together share their passion for the stage and work to create a piece that is fun for everyone. Read more
Since a lot of the Dubai schools combine this holiday with their half-term break you may find yourselves searching for activities to keep your kids active during this break. However, there is no need to panic as in Dubai there are always lots of Eid Camps on offer covering activities such as netball, swimming, football, basketball, art, drama and much much more .Expat Echo Dubai will be keeping the directory updated as new camps are announced, so whatever your child’s passion may be there will be an a camp for them. Read more
Every year, millions of people around the world catch the dreaded seasonal flu! When one thinks of the flu, they think of cold weather, runny noses, itchy eyes and soar throats – one does not however typically think of the desert and palm trees. Despite the fact that Dubai has glorious winter weather, people are nonetheless still prone to catching the flu. Read more
The sport of diving has been around for centuries, from early beginnings jumping off rocks, to a professionally recognised sport that takes place in some of the best sporting facilities in the world. The sport is growing in popularity all over the world due to sports icons such as Tom Daley and the diving reality based celebrity television show Splash; which has run in around fifteen countries so far, from Australia to Romania.
The water based sport, which combines the discipline and athletic ability of gymnastics and trampolining with the aesthetic beauty of ballet, helps children develop all round fitness with the mental toughness to overcome their fears in a fun and friendly environment. Read more
While Dubai’s children make the most of the long summer holiday, their parents are starting to think ahead to the new school term, compiling to do lists and thinking about what the year will bring for their kids.
The team from Back to School, the event designed with fun and education in mind for children aged four to 14, have compiled a list of their top five tips on how to help start the new semester the right way. Read more
What if boiling water or oil spilled on to your child?
How about if your child was in need of CPR?
And, if you have an au pair, nanny or housemaid for your child, would she know what to do?
Well, these accidents and emergencies happen all of the time. And, if – God forbid — they happened to your child, not having learned how to react effectively could mean the difference between life and death.