Under the patronage of Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, the Sharjah Capital of Islamic Culture 2014 celebrations will kick off Sunday, with the attendance of Undersecretary of Saudi Ministry of Culture and Information Dr. Nasser Al-Hujailan, a number of Sheikhs, ministers, prominent figures, media executives and artists from all over the world.
More than 500 journalists, broadcasters and media executives from around the world, along with local media representatives, will report on the ground-breaking event, WAM reported.
The monument of Sharjah's Islamic Culture Capital and the new outdoor Al Majaz Amphitheatre were inaugurated today's evening. The epical musical performance "Clusters of Light", which narrates the greatest story in the human's history, will be staged on the semicircular Roman-Style Theatre.
The epical performance tells the story of Islam, since the birth of Prophet Mohammad (peace be upon him) to his death and presents the true image and pure essence of Islam.