Al-TaghroodaPoetry in Song


Al-Taghrooda is a traditional type of chanted poetry and is often recited by men travelling on camelback through the desert.

Minimum Age: All Ages
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1 November 2019 - 24 May 2020
Sunday and Monday 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Friday and Saturday 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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Poetry in Song

These poems and songs are performed either individually or collectively with the main performer singing the first line and the rest of the group responding.
In 2012, Al-Taghrooda was inscribed on the UNESCO’s Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. Today, it is performed during social and national festivals across the United Arab Emirates.

The Taghrooda performance will be included in the majlis activation.

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