Another event dealt with role of the late Abdulaziz Hussein and his role in promoting culture and education in Kuwait. A variety of exhibitions of photos, paintings and artifacts were held as well as a seminar about Kuwait’s 2035 vision. The Al-Qurain Cultural Festival also celebrated this year the 120th anniversary of an agreement between Kuwait and Britain according to which the UK would provide protection for the state.
The Czech Philharmonic Orchestra gave a stellar performance of classical music at the Abdulhussain Abdulridha Theater on 25 January, where they played six classical musical pieces of cultural significance to bring Kuwait’s 25th Al-Qurain Cultural Festival to a close. Many important events were part of the cultural festival including a tribute to noteworthy Kuwaiti figures like the late Redha Al-Feeli, who had outstanding achievements in media and management, and Abdulhussain Abdulredha, a prominent Kuwait actor.