TOP 5 things to do this week

1. Gold @ New Asia Bar. This weekly 1980s club night launches tomorrow at 9pm, at the New Asia Bar at Raffles Dubai. Expect lots of Rick Astley (above) and cheesy tunes. Guest list only. Call: +971 4 324 8888

2. De La Soul Live in Dubai. The New York Grammy Award-winning hip-hop trio, responsible for the smash hit Me, Myself and I performs at Chi @ The Lodge this Tuesday night. Dh140. Call: +971 4 337 9470

3. the scene club. Head to Knowledge Village's Conference Centre from 7pm this Wednesday for The Scene Club's first Asian Fever night, featuring award-winning Asian indie flicks. Call: +971 4 301 0051

4. The Beat Live in Dubai. The UK ska legends, famous for songs such as Can't Get Used to Losing You, and Mirror in the Bathroom perform at Chi @ The Lodge this Wednesday night. Dh85. Call: +971 4 337 9470

5. Kings, Queens and Divas. This musical takes place at the Madinat Theatre this Wednesday until Saturday, paying homage to pop music's aristocracy, including Michael Jackson. Dh150. Call: +971 4 366 6546