The Assembly

A Global Teacher Prize Concert where famous pop artists thank teachers for their unsung work.

  • The Varkey Foundation is launching ‘The Assembly: a Global Teacher Prize Concert’ to thank teachers for their unsung work and spread the message of teacher respect to the next generation

    On the eve of the Global Teacher Prize ceremony, the Varkey Foundation will hold ‘The Assembly: A Global Teacher Prize Concert’ as a joyful ‘thank you’ to teachers all around the world for the unsung work they do every day.

    On Saturday 23rd March ten thousand people are expected to join Little Mix, who are headlining the event, together with Rita Ora and Liam Payne, at Dubai Media City Amphitheatre in paying tribute to one of the world’s most important professions.

    The musicians will also be joined on stage by the Top 10 Finalists of the Varkey Foundation Global Teacher Prize, where the spotlight will turn to the teachers, whose inspirational stories will be shared with a live audience.

Concert Details: 

Date: Saturday 23 March 2019

Venue: Dubai Media City Amphitheatre

Time: Doors open from 5pm 

Tickets: Prices start at AED 350 and are available from 800Tickets or  

* For all delegates of the Global Education and Skills Forum, we are delighted to invite you to the ‘The Assembly: a Global Teacher Prize Concert’. Please pick up your complimentary ticket along with your GESF pass at the Registration desk from 22nd March. 

Open to all ages

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