Watch the film Pirates of Sale as part of the Alserkal Avenue and Cinema Akil film screening series Where We Dwell, which focuses on the concept of home. The 2014 documentary follows Morocco’s first professional circus, Cirque Shems’y, through the stories of four young performers. At 7pm, free, A4 Space, Alserkal Avenue, Al Quoz, Dubai. www.cinemaakil.com.
Attend Sinfónica de Galicia with Dima Slobodeniouk and Javier Perianes: Mahler 6th Symphony. As part of Abu Dhabi Classics, hear the Spanish orchestra present the compositions of Gustav Mahler as well as a selection by Beethoven. . At 8pm, from Dh150, Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi, www.abudhabiclassics.ae.
Take part in the 8th edition of End Small Talk at The Space and add deeper, more intelligent conversations to your life. The movement encourages positive social change by exploring a wide range of topics. Bring an open mind and a willingness to leave your comfort zone. At 6.30pm, free, The Space, twofour54, Park Rotana building, Khalifa Park, Abu Dhabi, www.facebook.com/thespaceAD.
Register to take part in the Haddins Primal Transformation XXIV four-week fitness programme that guarantees results and is supported by Activelife by Daman, who, together with Haddins, is offering a Dh20,000 cash prize for the best body transformation. Starts January 17, Sundays to Thursdays, various timings at locations including Zayed Sports City, Emirates Palace, Saadiyat Beach Residence and Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi, free for members training at ZSC; from Dh1,200 for non-members training at ZSC, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Get tickets for Salaam Dubai 2016, where you can see singers Shaan and KK perform Bollywood hits together for the first time. Friday, 9pm, from Dh100, Dubai Duty Free Tennis Stadium, Al Garhoud, Dubai, www.platinumlist.net.