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The inaugural Sharjah Fringe festival will be held in Sharjah, the 'culture capital'  of the UAE,  from 16  January  to 1  February 1 2020. 

Presented by the Sharjah Investment & Development Authority (Shurooq) in partnership with Sharjah Tourism, this newest Fringe festival is co-produced by Dolphin Creative Events (UAE) and the  South African National Arts Festival.

1000 hours of pure entertainment across 600 performances in 17 days! With theatre, music, puppetry, magic, dance and interactive street shows, the Sharjah Fringe – the first-ever Fringe festival in the Middle East –  will transform the UAE’s cultural heartland into a creative, theatrical playground.