Angham and Hussain Al Jassmi to perform at Khorfakkan amphitheatre's first concert

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Leading Arab vocalists, Hussain Al Jassmi and Angham, will be performing their most popular hits at the new Khorfakkan Amphitheatre on December 31.

The event has been organised by the Sharjah Government Media Bureau.

Al Jassmi will play many of his hits including the chart-topper Sittah Al Sobh, Bel Bont el Areed, Ra’ak Allah and Mohem Jeddan.

While Angham’s will perform Shantet Safar, Ya Reitak Fahimni, Sede Wesalak and Kol Ma N’arrab La Baad.

The 190,000-sq.ft. Roman-style amphitheatre was inaugurated on December 14.

The semicircular structure has an imposing stone facade that includes 234 arches and 295 columns and is situated on an elevated hill affording visitors a spectacular view overlooking the Khorfakkan corniche.

Tariq Saeed Allay, Director of Sharjah Government Media Bureau, said: "The Khorfakkan Amphitheatre is part of a series of ongoing development projects launched under the directives of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah. The artistic and cultural landmark marks a new milestone in the Emirate’s cultural journey.

"We intend to celebrate Sharjah’s newest cultural landmark with a memorable night of music featuring two prominent superstars. This will be an occasion for the people of the emirate to enjoy an exceptional evening of beautiful music and joy at the emirate’s latest cultural and entertainment destination, while ensuring the safety and wellbeing of all those attending the concert."

Precautionary measures against COVID-19 will be strictly observed at the venue.

Sterilisation gates are being installed, social distancing will be enforced and face masks are mandatory.

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