The Merchants Of Bollywood

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 15TH FEBRUARY 2014

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The Merchants Of BollywoodA song-and-dance spectacular, The Merchants of Bollywood features everything you'd expect from the stars of Bombay's giant movie industry - fabulous costumes, outstanding choreography and acting that's so cheesy it's brilliant. There's a flimsy plot about a Bollywood ingenue, but really it's just a way to give the dancers time to make their dozens of costume changes between one extravagant dance routine and the next. The songs have all been borrowed from successful Bollywood movies, and they're intensely catchy, with choreography by Vaibhavi Merchant - one of Bollywood's top choreographers. This is an infectiously joyful show that ends with the audience on their feet and dancing. Check out our ticket offers for The Merchants Of Bollywood.

 

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Charing Cross Railway Station
 
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Drury Lane NCP
 
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    VENUE  Peacock Theatre 
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    VENUE  Peacock Theatre 
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