Barzakh Festival
Performance Barzakh Festival — A Festival of World Music

Open to the Public


Location East Plaza, The Arts Center at NYU Abu Dhabi

5 bands over 2 days: 47SOUL, The Ex + Fendika, and RAM.


  • Thursday, March 1, 2018, 7:30pm
    • 47Soul blasts electro Arabic Dabke sound through underground music scenes. Additional artist to be announced.

  • Friday, March 2, 2018, 6pm
    • A stunning collaboration between legendary Dutch punk adventurers The Ex + Fendika, Ethiopia’s pre-eminent traditional dancers and musicians.
    • Haiti’s RAM powerfully blend rock, traditional Haitian sounds, and vibrant voudou rhythms and lyrics.


This event is open to the public. Advance registration is required, please visit The NYUAD Arts Center website for more ticket information.