Aligned with the ‘Year of Tolerance 2019’ to raise the UAE’s prominence as a global frontrunner for acceptance and coexistence
• The show is organised in association with the Ministry of Education
• GEMS Dubai American Academy and GEMS Modern Academy students staged their brilliance and remarkable skills
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 27 November 2019: Today, GEMS Education students put up a spectacular performance at La Perle aligned with UAE’s Year of Tolerance’. The marvellous show was presented under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, and in association with world-famous director, Franco Dragone and the Ministry of Education.
The talented students of the ‘Masterpieces’ program drew audiences into a work that embodied elements of choral music and dance moves with a scintillating performance of ‘The Voice of Tolerance’ at La Perle.
A group of 36 GEMS Education students rehearsed for 10 weekends during their mid-term break at La Perle to bring the mesmersising performance to life. The students dazzled spectators with a compelling visual spectacle that included sing-along moments and several unexpected surprises.
‘The Voice of Tolerance’ served as a true reflection of the brilliance and notable skills of the GEMS Education students. Viewers were immersed in the sophisticated world of dance and songs that transported them to the world of dynamic artistry.
Dino Varkey, CEO, GEMS Education said: “It is a tremendous achievement that, through hard teamwork, these talented students from GEMS Education schools presented such a spectacular performance aligned with the message of the Year of Tolerance. On behalf of our students and our schools, I thank Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum for inspiring us with his vision and for inspiring us.”
Franco Dragone, the mastermind behind shows such as The House of Dancing Water in Macau and Le Reve in Las Vegas, has created a platform unlike any other in Dubai – La Perle, which has more than 130 world-class artistic, athletic and technical team members from 23 countries – all working together to create show-stopping experiences.