Pass
Crystal Pass

Crystal Pass

Date/Time: Wednesday 1 - Monday 6 February 2023

Venue: InterContinental, Dubai Festival City

Pass: Crystal 

All-access pass to all sessions from Wednesday 1 February to Monday 6 February, including exclusive invitation to the Green Room.
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AED 3,499

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This pass is valid for the following sessions:

Session 16
Flavia Z. Drago: Monsters Play!
Wednesday 1 February 2023 10:00-10:45
Venue
Al Amwaj I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 126
Walaa Kamal: Who Are the True Heroes of the Novel?
Wednesday 1 February 2023 11:30-12:15
Venue
MBRL Theatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 1
Desert Stanzas
Wednesday 1 February 2023 19:30-21:00
Venue
Desert Camp
Caravanserai
Exit 29, Jebel Ali, Lehbab Rd, Dubai
Session 13
Venue
Pierre's TT
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 727
Dr Rana Dajani: The Biology of Friendship
Thursday 2 February 2023 09:30-10:15
Venue
MBRL Theatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 208
Sarah Abdallah: My Friend is Red
Thursday 2 February 2023 10:00-10:45
Venue
Al Amwaj I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 730
Mariela Shaker: Indomitable Spirit
Thursday 2 February 2023 10:30-11:15
Venue
Al Baraha I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 8
Venue
MBRL Theatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 145
Choose Your Own Diet: Workshop with Liliane Zaher
Thursday 2 February 2023 11:00-12:30
Venue
Al Amwaj II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 155
Venue
MBRL Theatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 728
Nathan Pyle: Greetings from Strange Planet
Thursday 2 February 2023 11:30-12:15
Venue
Al Baraha I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 129
How to Write Your First Book: Workshop with Haji Jabir
Thursday 2 February 2023 17:00-18:30
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 9
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 172
Venue
Al Baraha II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 114
Children Take Over LitFest!
Thursday 2 February 2023 17:30-18:30
Venue
Al Riwaq I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 66
Venue
Al Riwaq II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 250
Venue
Al Baraha I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 9
Venue
MBRL Theatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 132
Venue
Al Amwaj II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 146
Venue
MBRL Amphitheatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 261
Venue
Al Amwaj I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 95
Woman in History: Kate Mosse & Manu S. Pillai
Thursday 2 February 2023 18:30-19:30
Venue
Al Baraha II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 7
Venue
MBRL Theatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 206
Venue
Al Baraha I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 17
Brian Cox: Shakespeare, Success & Succession
Thursday 2 February 2023 20:00-21:00
Venue
Al Riwaq II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 68
Fresh Air, Fresh Lyrics: An Open Mic Night
Thursday 2 February 2023 20:00-21:30
Venue
MBRL Amphitheatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 76
Venue
MBRL Foyer
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 732
Ben Miller: The World of Stories
Friday 3 February 2023 09:00-10:00
Venue
MBRL Theatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 733
Venue
Al Riwaq II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 32
Annie Arsane Mattar: Crazy About #BookTok
Friday 3 February 2023 09:30-10:20
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 3
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 231
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 10
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 269
Venue
4th Floor Meeting Room 11
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 69
Venue
Al Riwaq I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 73
Venue
4th Floor Meeting Room 5
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 166
Ann Hiatt: Success Secrets from Silicon Valley
Friday 3 February 2023 10:30-11:30
Venue
MBRL Theatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 232
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 9
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 36
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 3
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 188
Venue
Information Centre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 2
Luigi Bonomi: Quick Pitches
Friday 3 February 2023 11:30-13:30
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 3
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 37
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 4
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 717
Fringe Stage: Spotlighting Young Performers
Friday 3 February 2023 14:00-16:00
Venue
Al Riwaq I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 107
Venue
Al Amwaj II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 218
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 10
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 28
Oliver Jeffers: Meanwhile Back on Earth
Friday 3 February 2023 15:00-15:45
Venue
Al Riwaq II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 34
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 4
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 40
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 9
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 123
Philip Reeve: Railhead
Friday 3 February 2023 16:00-17:00
Venue
Al Baraha II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 39
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 3
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 67
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 4
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 71
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 9
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 55
Wendy Meddour: Howard the Average Gecko
Friday 3 February 2023 16:15-17:00
Venue
Al Riwaq I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 113
Venue
MBRL Theatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 221
Change is Coming: Avni Doshi & Tishani Doshi
Friday 3 February 2023 16:30-17:30
Venue
Al Baraha I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 149
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 10
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 210
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 9
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 213
Venue
MBRL Amphitheatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 58
David Walliams: Spaceboy
Friday 3 February 2023 17:00-18:00
Venue
Al Riwaq II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 161
Jekar Khourchid: The Neighbour's Tree
Friday 3 February 2023 17:30-18:15
Venue
Al Amwaj II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 187
Marina Mahathir: The Apple & the Tree
Friday 3 February 2023 17:30-18:30
Venue
Al Riwaq I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 88
Venue
Al Baraha II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 89
Venue
Al Amwaj I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 64
Words with Old Friends: A Scrabble Tournament
Friday 3 February 2023 18:00-20:15
Venue
Karam Al Bahr
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 98
Venue
Al Baraha I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 43
Qassim Haddad: An Evening of Poetry
Friday 3 February 2023 18:30-19:30
Venue
MBRL Amphitheatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 72
Mohsin Hamid: The Last White Man
Friday 3 February 2023 18:30-19:30
Venue
Al Riwaq II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 117
Kit De Waal: My Name is Leon Film Screening
Friday 3 February 2023 19:00-21:00
Venue
MBRL Theatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 134
Zeina Hashem Beck: O
Friday 3 February 2023 19:00-20:00
Venue
Al Amwaj II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 147
Venue
Al Baraha II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 185
Layla May: Eternal Through Music
Friday 3 February 2023 19:00-19:35
Venue
Al Riwaq I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 65
Anthony Geffen: The Future of Storytelling
Friday 3 February 2023 19:00-20:00
Venue
Al Baraha III
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 144
Venue
Al Amwaj I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 236
Karen McManus: Nothing More to Tell
Friday 3 February 2023 19:30-20:30
Venue
Al Baraha I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 256
Vex King: Closer to Love
Friday 3 February 2023 20:00-21:00
Venue
Al Riwaq II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 75
Venue
MBRL Amphitheatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 136
Venue
Al Baraha II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 63
Venue
Al Baraha III
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 110
Dr Ali Khan: Cricket in Pakistan
Friday 3 February 2023 21:00-22:00
Venue
Al Baraha I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 204
Venue
Al Riwaq I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 87
Venue
Al Amwaj I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 169
Venue
Al Riwaq II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 191
Lisa Ray: Mindful Meditation
Saturday 4 February 2023 09:00-09:30
Venue
Al Riwaq I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 248
Katie & Kevin Tsang: Space Blasters!
Saturday 4 February 2023 09:30-10:30
Venue
Al Baraha I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 27
Wendy Meddour: Meet Lubna & Pebble!
Saturday 4 February 2023 09:30-10:15
Venue
Al Amwaj II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 92
Fatima Sharafeddine: Where Do I Put You?
Saturday 4 February 2023 09:30-10:15
Venue
Al Amwaj I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 150
Venue
Information Centre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 151
Venue
Al Baraha III
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 173
The Magic of MinaLima: Telling Stories Through Design
Saturday 4 February 2023 10:00-11:00
Venue
MBRL Theatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 19
Alexander McCall Smith: Serial Storyteller
Saturday 4 February 2023 10:00-11:00
Venue
Al Riwaq II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 192
Hop Lola Hop: Crafts Workshop with Kathy Urban
Saturday 4 February 2023 10:00-11:00
Venue
Al Riwaq I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 219
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 9
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 223
Komiks: Illustration Workshop with Kajo Baldisimo
Saturday 4 February 2023 10:00-11:30
Venue
4th Floor Meeting Room 12
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 252
Danabelle Gutierrez: Tears Across the Earth
Saturday 4 February 2023 10:00-11:00
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 10
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 253
Omar Al Busaidy: Just Read It
Saturday 4 February 2023 10:00-11:00
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 4
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 266
Martin Kiszko: What’s the Score?
Saturday 4 February 2023 10:00-11:00
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 3
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 50
Hala Kazim: Ask Hala – Friendship in a Cup
Saturday 4 February 2023 10:00-11:30
Venue
Pierre's TT
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 111
Amal Nasser: Why Doesn't Fernando Want to Grow Up?
Saturday 4 February 2023 10:45-11:30
Venue
Al Amwaj II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 205
Dr Reem Al Gurg: Little Jerboa - Braille Reading
Saturday 4 February 2023 10:45-11:30
Venue
Al Amwaj I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 138
Venue
Al Baraha I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 56
Mouhannad Alakous: When the Black Colour Laughs
Saturday 4 February 2023 11:00-12:00
Venue
MBRL Young Adult Library
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 10
Oliver Jeffers: There’s a Ghost in this House
Saturday 4 February 2023 11:30-12:15
Venue
Al Riwaq II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 14
Alison Bonomi: Quick Pitches
Saturday 4 February 2023 11:30-13:30
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 4
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 193
Venue
Al Riwaq I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 203
Kat Farmer: Ditch the Dismal Dress! Get Changed!
Saturday 4 February 2023 11:30-12:30
Venue
Information Centre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 21
Ann Hiatt: Success Secrets from Silicon Valley
Saturday 4 February 2023 11:30-12:30
Venue
Al Baraha III
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 229
Venue
4th Floor Meeting Room 6
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 234
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 9
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 245
Michael Lynes: Isaac Alvarez Mysteries
Saturday 4 February 2023 11:30-12:30
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 3
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 249
Venue
MBRL Theatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 258
Huda Al-Ghoson: Unbounded
Saturday 4 February 2023 11:30-12:30
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 10
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 54
Christopher Edge: Escape Room
Saturday 4 February 2023 11:30-12:30
Venue
Al Baraha II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 127
Venue
4th Floor Meeting Room 12
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 246
Aisha's Cake: Julia Johnson & Maitha Al Khayat
Saturday 4 February 2023 12:00-12:45
Venue
Al Amwaj II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 91
Venue
Al Amwaj I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 180
Santhosh George Kulangara: Travel for a Living
Saturday 4 February 2023 12:30-13:30
Venue
Al Baraha I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 159
Onjali Q Raúf: The Lion Above the Door
Saturday 4 February 2023 13:00-14:00
Venue
Al Baraha III
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 18
Venue
Al Riwaq II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 190
Venue
MBRL Theatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 260
Venue
Information Centre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 264
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 3
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 284
Melanie La'Brooy: The Wintrish Girl
Saturday 4 February 2023 13:00-13:45
Venue
MBRL Young Adult Library
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 719
Fringe Stage: Spotlighting Young Performers
Saturday 4 February 2023 13:00-16:00
Venue
Al Riwaq I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 82
Venue
Al Baraha II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 121
Simon Waterson: Building a Body like Bond’s
Saturday 4 February 2023 13:30-14:30
Venue
Al Amwaj I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 153
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 9
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 209
Venue
4th Floor Meeting Room 12
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 240
Shahd Al Shammari: How Literature Saved My Life
Saturday 4 February 2023 13:30-14:30
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 10
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 47
On Politics & Longing: Inaam Kachachi & Yasmina Khadra
Saturday 4 February 2023 13:45-14:45
Venue
Al Amwaj II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 23
Venue
Al Baraha I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 254
Scott Lauder: The Three Hares
Saturday 4 February 2023 14:00-15:00
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 4
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 267
Venue
4th Floor Meeting Room 6
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 116
Venue
Information Centre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 222
Sir Simon Mayall: Soldier in the Sand
Saturday 4 February 2023 14:30-15:30
Venue
Al Baraha II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 235
Writing Animal Stories: Workshop with Hannah Gold
Saturday 4 February 2023 14:30-16:00
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 3
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 51
Bonnie Garmus: Lessons in Chemistry
Saturday 4 February 2023 14:30-15:30
Venue
Al Baraha III
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 59
Reza Aslan: An American Martyr in Persia
Saturday 4 February 2023 14:30-15:30
Venue
Al Riwaq II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 105
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 9
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 118
Venue
MBRL Theatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 227
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 10
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 263
Venue
4th Floor Meeting Room 12
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 275
Beverley Jatwani: Together We Can Change The World
Saturday 4 February 2023 15:00-15:45
Venue
Al Amwaj I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 216
Venue
Al Amwaj II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 101
Venue
Al Baraha I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 211
Sahar Naja Mahfouz: I'm Looking for Something
Saturday 4 February 2023 15:30-16:15
Venue
MBRL Young Adult Library
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 230
Venue
4th Floor Meeting Room 6
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 90
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 4
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 139
Piyush Pandey: Open House
Saturday 4 February 2023 16:00-17:00
Venue
Information Centre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 157
Rob Biddulph: The Blue-footed Booby
Saturday 4 February 2023 16:00-16:45
Venue
Al Baraha III
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 20
Venue
Al Baraha II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 128
Venue
Al Amwaj I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 189
Dr Raja Al Gurg: The Power of Authenticity
Saturday 4 February 2023 16:30-17:30
Venue
MBRL Theatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 262
Venue
4th Floor Meeting Room 12
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 272
Salha Obeaid: Circle of Spice
Saturday 4 February 2023 16:30-17:30
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 3
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 81
Venue
Al Amwaj II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 108
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 9
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 164
Venue
Al Baraha I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 194
Antigone Retold
Saturday 4 February 2023 17:00-18:00
Venue
MBRL Amphitheatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 247
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 4
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 99
Zineb Laouedj: Sweet America
Saturday 4 February 2023 17:00-18:00
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 10
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 120
Venue
Al Baraha II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 195
Creative Writing Therapy: Workshop with Qasim Saudi
Saturday 4 February 2023 17:30-18:00
Venue
Al Riwaq I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 49
Venue
Information Centre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 57
Jeffrey Archer: Next in Line – Fact or Fiction?
Saturday 4 February 2023 17:30-18:30
Venue
Al Riwaq II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 177
Wafa’ Tarnowska: Nour’s Secret Library
Saturday 4 February 2023 17:45-18:30
Venue
Al Amwaj I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 181
Venue
MBRL Theatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 148
Tareq Imam: The Madman's Dictionary
Saturday 4 February 2023 18:15-19:15
Venue
Al Amwaj II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 196
Venue
Al Riwaq I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 201
Harry & Chris: Musical Comedy
Saturday 4 February 2023 18:30-19:30
Venue
MBRL Amphitheatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 207
Jekar Khourchid: Where Does the Sky End?
Saturday 4 February 2023 18:30-19:15
Venue
MBRL Young Adult Library
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 22
Anna Turns: Go Toxic Free
Saturday 4 February 2023 18:30-19:30
Venue
Al Baraha I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 285
Daisy Rockwell: Poetry in Painting
Saturday 4 February 2023 18:30-19:30
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 10
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 104
Venue
Al Baraha II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 122
James Fox: Colours in Context - A Cultural History
Saturday 4 February 2023 19:00-20:00
Venue
Information Centre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 163
Mind over Body: Anil Seth & Jo Marchant
Saturday 4 February 2023 19:00-20:00
Venue
Al Amwaj I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 197
Venue
Al Riwaq II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 154
Shrabani Basu: Victoria & Abdul Film Screening
Saturday 4 February 2023 19:30-22:00
Venue
MBRL Theatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 29
Venue
Al Riwaq I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 165
Dr Ali Khan: Film & Cinema in Pakistan
Saturday 4 February 2023 19:45-20:45
Venue
Al Amwaj II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 24
Barkha Dutt: India on the Fault Lines
Saturday 4 February 2023 20:00-21:00
Venue
Al Baraha I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 25
Venue
MBRL Amphitheatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 41
Celebrating Kahlil Gibran
Saturday 4 February 2023 20:00-22:30
Venue
Al Baraha III
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 167
Venue
Al Riwaq II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 225
Cecelia Ahern: All about Love
Saturday 4 February 2023 20:30-21:30
Venue
Al Baraha II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 251
Venue
Al Amwaj I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 125
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 10
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 215
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 4
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 38
Venue
Al Amwaj I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 53
Don’t Ask the Dragon: Lemn Sissay & Greg Stobbs
Sunday 5 February 2023 10:00-10:45
Venue
Al Baraha I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 61
Jeffrey Archer : Do You Want to Write a Bestseller?
Sunday 5 February 2023 10:00-11:00
Venue
Al Riwaq II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 80
Venue
MBRL Theatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 84
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 9
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 86
Venue
Information Centre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 93
Venue
Al Amwaj II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 11
Christopher Edge: Top Tips for Young Writers
Sunday 5 February 2023 10:15-11:00
Venue
Al Baraha II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 5
Venue
Al Baraha III
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 156
Venue
Al Amwaj II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 179
Delhi - A Soliloquy: M. Mukundan & Nandakumar K.
Sunday 5 February 2023 11:30-12:30
Venue
Al Amwaj I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 198
Geronimo Stilton: World of Adventure
Sunday 5 February 2023 11:30-12:30
Venue
Al Riwaq II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 199
Venue
Al Riwaq I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 273
Venue
4th Floor Meeting Room 12
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 42
Venue
Al Baraha I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 79
Venue
Information Centre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 83
Venue
MBRL Theatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 106
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 9
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 109
Venue
Al Baraha II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 52
Olaf Falafel: Blobfish
Sunday 5 February 2023 12:00-13:00
Venue
Al Baraha III
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 141
Lucy Easthope: When the Dust Settles
Sunday 5 February 2023 13:00-14:00
Venue
Information Centre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 142
Venue
MBRL Theatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 176
Comic Book Workshop with Sarah McIntyre
Sunday 5 February 2023 13:00-14:30
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 10
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 233
Kathy Urban: Hop Lola Hop
Sunday 5 February 2023 13:00-13:45
Venue
Al Amwaj II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 3
Venue
Al Amwaj I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 62
David Walliams: The World’s Worst Pets
Sunday 5 February 2023 13:00-14:00
Venue
Al Riwaq II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 721
Fringe Stage: Spotlighting Young Performers
Sunday 5 February 2023 13:00-16:00
Venue
Al Riwaq I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 178
Martin Kiszko: Green Poems for a Blue Planet
Sunday 5 February 2023 13:30-14:30
Venue
MBRL Young Adult Library
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 242
Venue
Al Baraha II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 259
Hananah Zaheer: Lovebirds
Sunday 5 February 2023 13:30-14:30
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 3
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 78
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 9
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 97
Nathan Pyle: Greetings from Strange Planet
Sunday 5 February 2023 13:30-14:30
Venue
Al Baraha III
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 115
Venue
Al Baraha I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 243
Sudha Murty: Stories with Grandma
Sunday 5 February 2023 14:15-15:00
Venue
Al Amwaj II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 158
Rob Biddulph: Draw with Rob
Sunday 5 February 2023 14:30-15:30
Venue
Al Riwaq II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 276
Venue
Information Centre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 85
Venue
MBRL Theatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 131
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 4
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 152
Catriona Ward: The Making of a Monster
Sunday 5 February 2023 15:00-16:00
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 9
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 162
Ian Fairservice: A Formidable Legacy
Sunday 5 February 2023 15:00-16:00
Venue
Al Baraha II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 174
Venue
MBRL Young Adult Library
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 226
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 10
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 228
Venue
4th Floor Meeting Room 12
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 255
Venue
4th Floor Conference Room 3
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 26
Benedict Allen: Adventure off the Grid
Sunday 5 February 2023 15:00-16:00
Venue
Al Baraha III
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 175
Venue
Al Amwaj II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 48
Man Vs. Man: Mohammed Alnaas & Waciny Laredj
Sunday 5 February 2023 15:30-16:30
Venue
Al Baraha I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 103
Ibrahim Wahib Al Lami: Back to the Future
Sunday 5 February 2023 16:00-17:00
Venue
Information Centre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 124
Venue
Al Amwaj I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 94
Venue
MBRL Theatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 102
Ebtisam Al-Beiti: Citrus The Smoothie Sloth
Sunday 5 February 2023 16:15-17:15
Venue
Al Riwaq I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 137
Venue
Al Baraha II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 140
Tomb of Sand: Daisy Rockwell & Geetanjali Shree
Sunday 5 February 2023 16:30-17:30
Venue
Al Baraha III
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 170
The LitFest Big Sing: Clash of the Choirs
Sunday 5 February 2023 16:30-18:00
Venue
Al Riwaq II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 220
Jekar Khourchid: Fires in Paradise
Sunday 5 February 2023 16:30-17:15
Venue
MBRL Young Adult Library
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 100
Venue
Al Amwaj II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 133
Surprise Session with Mystery Author…
Sunday 5 February 2023 17:00-18:00
Venue
Al Baraha I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 46
Sidra Honey: Carla Barbara Coppi & Dr Reem Al Gurg
Sunday 5 February 2023 17:15-18:00
Venue
Al Amwaj I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 135
William Dalrymple: The Company Quartet
Sunday 5 February 2023 17:30-18:30
Venue
MBRL Theatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 271
Nicholas Jubber: The Fairy Tellers
Sunday 5 February 2023 17:30-18:30
Venue
Information Centre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 200
Venue
Al Riwaq I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 119
Venue
MBRL Amphitheatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 214
Maria Dadouch: The Mystery of The Glass Ball
Sunday 5 February 2023 18:00-19:00
Venue
MBRL Young Adult Library
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 217
Venue
Al Baraha II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 143
Lisa Ray: Close to the Bone
Sunday 5 February 2023 18:30-19:30
Venue
Al Amwaj II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 244
Venue
Al Baraha I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 4
Haji Jabir: Who’s the Real Hero?
Sunday 5 February 2023 18:30-19:30
Venue
Al Amwaj I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 212
Jalal Barjas: The Dukduk's Whimper
Sunday 5 February 2023 19:00-20:00
Venue
Information Centre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 268
Venue
Al Riwaq I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 274
Venue
Zaytoun Restaurant
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 96
Venue
Al Riwaq II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 171
Venue
MBRL Amphitheatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 257
Venue
Al Baraha II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 30
The Big Fat LitFest Quiz
Sunday 5 February 2023 19:30-21:00
Venue
Al Baraha III
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 31
Venue
MBRL Theatre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 130
Fear in Fantasy: Inaam Kachachi & Tareq Imam
Sunday 5 February 2023 20:00-21:00
Venue
Al Amwaj II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 239
Childhood on the Edge: Kit de Waal & Lemn Sissay
Sunday 5 February 2023 20:00-21:00
Venue
Al Baraha I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 202
Venue
Al Riwaq I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 241
Venue
Information Centre
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Session 44
Venue
Al Baraha II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 702
Mouhannad Alakous: A Watermelon in Mars
Monday 6 February 2023 09:00-10:00
Venue
Al Baraha I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 713
Wafa' Tarnowska: Nour's Secret Library
Monday 6 February 2023 09:00-09:50
Venue
Al Baraha III
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 703
Qasim Saudi: Shoe Tree
Monday 6 February 2023 09:30-10:30
Venue
Al Baraha II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 714
Sudha Murty: Stories for All
Monday 6 February 2023 09:30-10:20
Venue
Al Riwaq II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 112
Venue
Al Amwaj I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 731
Heather McGregor: How to Write a Weekly Column
Monday 6 February 2023 10:00-11:00
Venue
Al Amwaj II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 729
Venue
Al Baraha III
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 704
Venue
Al Riwaq I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 724
Amal Nasser: Ghoul of Anger
Monday 6 February 2023 11:00-12:00
Venue
Al Baraha I
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 705
Philip Reeve: The World of Utterly Dark!
Monday 6 February 2023 11:30-12:30
Venue
Al Baraha II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City
Session 725
Onjali Q Raúf: Hope on the Horizon
Monday 6 February 2023 11:30-12:30
Venue
Al Riwaq II
InterContinental
Dubai Festival City