It’s all about film and comedy as the Chuckle Club returns and many screenings take place
Time Out Bahrain staff
The Chuckle Club Wed 9-Fri 11
Bahrain’s most popular comedy event is back for a new season of laughs with a great line-up of three international stand-ups including Bruce Devlin, Tom Toal and Kyle Groomes. The tour runs through Amwaj Marina, The British Club and InterContinental Regency, respectively, with each gig starting from 8.30pm. It’s BD12 per ticket. Email firstname.lastname@example.org. Tickets available on www.amiando.com/chuckleclubsept2015.
Apéro de rentrée Thu 10 Celebrate the back to school period with an aperitif and open buffet featuring traditional bouillabaisse at Al Bander Resort, organised by Alliance Francaise. A live musical performance with French songs also takes place. It runs from 7.30pm to 11pm. Call 1768 3295.
Create Bahrain screenings Thu 10
Head out for the screenings of the Create Bahrain project, a series of short films by JEO Productions documenting different types of artists from around the country. It’s taking place at Malja in Amwaj Islands. Doors open at 7pm and entry is free. Visit www.maljabahrain.com.
French movie special Thu 10 Take your kids for a movie special from 4.30pm to 6pm at Alliance Francaise, as listening to a language associated with animated movies helps your child develop listening skills and imagination. It’s BD2 for non-members and free for members. Call 1768 3295.
W Night Thu 10
Head out to Bushido Lounge where resident DJ Albert-L is keeping up the vibe during their weekly ladies night. Women get complimentary beverages from 9pm until late. Call 1758 3555.
Junior J Thu 10 Ibrida sees the return of the UAE’s club DJ Junior J, supported by the sounds of resident DJ Andy Gates and house band Energy. Call 1711 1972.
Family movie nights Thu 10 Head out to the Country Club gardens at The Royal Golf Club where they’re hosting a series of weekly family movie screenings. Entrance is free and everyone is welcome from 6pm. Call 1775 0777.
Voices Film Festival Thu 10-Sat 12 This non-profit cultural event, organised by Naqsh Films, is an attempt to bring into the spotlight films about differently abled persons, giving an opportunity to let their voices be heard. This year, for the first edition of the competition, the criteria is films about the hearing impaired. Over 35 films from across the world are being screened at Dana Cinema in Dana Mall for the event. Visit www.naqshfilms.com.
Films under the stars Fri 11
Sit among the stunning landscaped gardens at The Ritz-Carlton and enjoy sea views under the stars while watching family-friendly movies every Friday from 6pm. Entrance is free. Call 1758 6499.
French cooking classes Sat 12 Get a first-hand experience creating authentic French cuisine under the expert guidance of La Mer’s Head Chef Gari from 10am-noon at Sofitel Bahrain.It’s BD18 net including lunch and soft drinks. Classes are small so advance bookings are required. Call 1763 6363.