Drawing from the transcendental power and potency of music—whether classical compositions or contemporary songwriting—Dana articulates otherworldly auditory landscapes for empowerment and cultural preservation.
Dana Presents: Rumi - The Musical Premiere at London Coliseum, West End
Rumi - The Musical Live at London Coliseum 23 - 24th November
Rumi - The Musical. Dana Al Fardan presents a new West End production based on the life of Rumi. Rumi - The Musical examines the transformative and powerful relationship between Rumi and his mentor Shams Tabrizi, and how this extraordinary friendship, integral to Rumi’s development as both thinker and writer, impacted the lives of Rumi’s family, friends and followers, contextualising many of his popular words and works. Co produced by Nadim Naaman based on a story by Evren Sharma. Orchestrations and Arrangements by Joe Davison.
"Rising" is Dana Al Fardan's contribution for the #QatarUSA2021 Year of Culture.
Dana has collaborated as part of the Qatar-USA Year of Culture 2021 through her song, Rising, with the United States Air Forces Central Command Band (AFCENT Band) to achieve their shared drive to promote inclusion and connectivity.
Shifting the paradigms of expectation naturally comes with a weight of responsibility - not only to yourself, and to the people who paved the way before you - but to holding space for the next generation of aspiring artists...