The full line-up for the Bahrain Spring of Culture 2020 has been announced.
Grammy award winning artist Lauryn Hill is set to perform, as will Turkish singer Barbaros Büyükakkan. The festival will run from February 9 until April 30.
Other highlights include performances from Pianotainment, a piano comedy show featuring Stephan Weh and Marcel Dorn, and the Bulgarian Symphony Orchestra.
For movie buffs, the Tunisian Film Festival and Japan Animation Film Festival will be held in February and March, and there will be other film screenings throughout the 12-week long event.
This year’s event is the 15th season of the Spring of Culture, which is organised by the Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities, the Economic Development Board and the Shaikh Ebrahim bin Mohammed Al Khalifa Centre for Culture and Research.
Events will be held across a number of venues, including Qal’at al Bahrain, the Bahrain National Museum, and Studio 244.
You can find the full itinerary and more information on the Spring of Culture website here.
Prices vary. Feb 9-Apr 30. Various locations (3990 0630).