Are all your friends out of town or you’re just new to the country and looking for things to do in Doha? Not to worry, we’ve picked out three of the best things happening this weekend and they’re just perfect if you’re flying solo.
Check out the third biggest sporting event in the world
The IAAF World Athletics Championships, a biennial athletics event, is in the Middle East for the very first time. The 17th edition of the athletics event will start today (September 27) and will run until October 6.
For everything you need to know about the event, click here.
Watch a Broadway play
The Doha Players are performing Proof, a play by American playwright David Auburn, this weekend at Radisson Blu Hotel Doha. The play premiered Off-Broadway in May 2000 and transferred to Broadway in October of the same year. It won the 2001 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and the Tony Award for Best Play. The play concerns Catherine, the daughter of Robert, a recently deceased mathematical genius in his fifties and a university professor, and her own struggle with mathematical genius and mental illness.
For tickets and more information, click here.
Watch a comedy show
Are you ready for a whole night of rib-tickling laughter? Then block your calendars for Friday September 27 as top international comedian Ahmed Ahmed will be performing live in Doha. The show takes place at W Doha at 9.30pm (doors open at 8pm) and there'll be food and drinks available in the Great Room.
Click here for more details.