Lebanese soprano Majida el Roumi graces Saudi ‘Winter at Tantora’ festival tonight

Lebanese soprano Majida el Roumi graces Saudi ‘Winter at Tantora’ festival tonight
Updated 28 December 2018

Lebanese soprano Majida el Roumi graces Saudi ‘Winter at Tantora’ festival tonight

Lebanese soprano Majida el Roumi graces Saudi ‘Winter at Tantora’ festival tonight
  • Lebanese singer tells Arab News she is honored to be part of kingdom’s opening up to the world

AL-ULA: Lebanese singer Majida El-Roumi will make her Saudi Arabian debut when she performs at the Winter at Tantoura festival in Al-Ula on Friday.
The Lebanese star told Arab News that “it is an honor for me to perform in this great global event in Saudi Arabia.
“This is a joyful moment for me to be part of the Kingdom’s welcome to the world. Saudi Arabia is a country that is dear to our hearts. The world is waiting enthusiastically for the Kingdom to open its doors,” she said.
El-Roumi shared an image on her official Twitter account, saying: “To Al-Ula, Saudi Arabia.” Saudis responded enthusiastically, confirming their attendance and sharing her songs.
Archaeological remains stretching back more than 2,000 years and an abundance of natural attractions make Al-Ula one of the world’s greatest undiscovered wonders.
The Winter at Tantoura festival is hosted by residents of Al-Ula and runs from Dec. 20 until Feb. 9, 2019.
During a series of themed weekend events, festival visitors can choose from activities including a celebration of the winter planting season, weekly cultural events, a spectacular equine experience and musical performances from some of the world’s greatest artists.