- The multiple Academy Award winner engaged with select guests at Roxy Cinemas
- Hans Zimmer visits Dubai in anticipation for his performance at the Coca-Cola Arena in January 2023
- The artist is the first to leave his handprint on the Roxy Cinemas Dubai Hills Mall walk of fame
United Arab Emirates, Dubai: The multiple Academy Award-winning and highly celebrated German composer, Hans Zimmer, attended an exclusive evening with select guests at Roxy Cinemas, Dubai Hills Mall. The artist also inaugurated the Roxy Cinemas, Dubai Hills Mall’s walk of fame by participating in a handprint ceremony. Roxy guests will now be able to take a picture with a Hans Zimmer tile at the venue.
Zimmer shared the details of his impressive body of work during the interaction. Zimmer shared his personal experiences working with seasoned professionals in the industry and expressed the magnitude of work and passion that goes behind the productions. He also reflected on his inspiration and motivation behind the projects he works on.
Speaking about his first upcoming performance in Dubai, Hans Zimmer, said “My instinct told me that right now Dubai is the place where poetry, music and art are merging.”
“I have this urge to go and do something new every time and do something which will move you and give you an experience. I want people to talk about it for weeks later,” he added.
Hans Zimmer is bringing his new breath-taking European tour “Hans Zimmer Live” to Dubai in January 2023 making this a special one-off concert taking place for the first time in the Middle East. Produced by Executive Visions Inc and RCI Global, this event is being brought to the United Arab Emirates by Dubai’s Department of Economy and Tourism (DET) as part of its Dubai Presents series and will be one of the closing shows of the Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF).
Zimmer is recognised as one of Hollywood’s most innovative musical talents. His most notable work includes the soundtracks of The Lion King, Gladiator, The Last Samurai, the Pirates of the Caribbean series, The Dark Knight trilogy, Inception, Interstellar and Dunkirk, amongst many others. To date, Zimmer has won two Oscars and four Grammys, and has been nominated for two Emmys and a Tony.
The Hans Zimmer Live show has been playing to sold-out audiences. It is a night not to be missed, fans can buy the show tickets (before they sell out) from www.coca-cola-arena.com & www.hanszimmerlive.com
About Dubai Holding Entertainment™:
Dubai Holding Entertainment is one of the largest diversified entertainment groups in the region, committed to solidifying the Emirate as one of the most sought-after touristic destinations in the world by offering an impressive range of destinations and attractions that caters to all UAE residents and visitors to the Emirate. The portfolio includes, amongst others, Ain Dubai, the largest and tallest observation wheel in the UAE; Dubai Parks and Resorts, the region’s largest integrated theme park destination; Global Village, one of the longest established tourist attractions in Dubai having opened its doors in 1997; Coca-Cola Arena, one the region’s largest multipurpose indoor arenas; Arabian Radio Network (ARN), the largest radio network in the region; MPN a multimedia sales house, operating premium out-of-home assets, video production, event sponsorship and activations; Roxy Cinemas, a premiere theatre experience; The Green Planet, a bio-dome spread over 4 levels housing a tropical indoor rainforest with over 3000 plants and animals; and Laguna Waterpark in La Mer which has the only WaveOz180 Flow Rider in the GCC and the region’s first Manta family raft ride.
About Roxy Cinemas:
Launched in January 2017, Roxy Cinemas is a premium cinema concept located at The Beach, City Walk, Box Park, La Mer, Al Khawaneej Walk, Dubai Hills Mall and Al Barsha Galleria Mall. Roxy Cinemas is part of the Dubai Holding Entertainment portfolio, one of the largest diversified entertainment groups in the region. With multiple movie viewing experiences, Roxy Xtreme, Roxy Outdoors, Diamond, Platinum, Gold and Silver, Roxy Cinemas offers a wide range of latest blockbusters, art-house movies, documentaries, sporting events, special events and features in a luxe setting. Central locations, gourmet food and VIP experiences, make Roxy Cinemas the ideal choice of entertainment for Dubai’s communities.