Live8 genius to head new Bollywood
A NEW show which promises to be the biggest Bollywood extravaganza to hit the UK will roll into Birmingham later this year.
The Merchants of Bollywood is the brainchild of Harvey Goldsmith – the man behind some of the world’s leading live events, including Live Aid and Live8.
The Merchants of Bollywood, the first authentic musical from Bollywood city is a theatrical dance spectacular which charts the enchanting history of the world’s largest and most prolific film industry, and a dynasty of stars that have lit its way over generations.
The show will transcend time and is a touching tribute to the Bollywood greats of yesterday and the hits of today. The show features a cast of 40 dancers, singers and actors direct from Film City Mumbai performing to hits that every Bollywood fan will relate to, including classics such as ‘Mehndi Laga Ke Rakhna’ from DDLJ to the very latest hits from Box office smashes such as Dhoom and Dus.
The Merchants of Bollywood, based on the real life story of the show’s choreographer Vaibhavi Merchant, is a potent mixture of dreams and sacrifices, family rebellion and romance. Set to some of the most memorable songs and music from Bollywood films, The Merchants of Bollywood has already been hailed as a spectacular success by audiences and critics in Australia.
Hot off its success in Australia, the show will be touring the UK this Winter, premiering in Birmingham as the first stop of the UK tour.
Watch this space for more information on the show!