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Beyond Bollywood presents Namaste India

Beyond Bollywood presents Namaste India

Location: Imperial Theatre

Date: May 10, 2020

Show Starts: 7:30 PM

Tickets: $45 adults / $40 subscribers / $25 students

Original Score by: Salim / Sulaiman
Written, Choreographed & Directed by: Rajeev Goswami
Lyrics by: Irfan Siddiqui

A magical journey depicting India and its myriad of dance forms – the expressive Bharatanatyam from the south to the vibrant and energetic Bhangra from the north. Witness the spectacle depicting the different states of India through their gorgeous authentic folk dance. A celebration of India’s tradition and culture.

Original Score: Salim & Sulaiman – Working in the same building as film director Sanjay Gupta, the brothers’ Salim and Sulaiman Merchant’s work was overheard by the Bollywood director, who immediately signed them on to compose and record the theme of his 1997 Kajol and Saif Ali Khan-starrer Hameshaa. Before they knew it, Salim and Sulaiman had captured Bollywood’s attention.Today’s Salim and Sulaiman are among Bollywood’s hottest music directors. By incorporating Western, Folk, Hindustani and Sufi influences to their music, the duo has managed to enthral audiences acros the world and not only keep up with the changing face of India’s film industry, but also help redefine it.

Writer, Choreographer & Director: Rajeev Goswami is a renowned Indian Director and Choreographer. He attended the Cen­tral Film School,London, in February 2010, and has, throughout his career, performed in and choreographed countless shows. In 2006 he choreographed for a Broadway-style fusion musical concert, Believe, which included performances by renowned names in music like Taufiq Qureshi, Roopkumar and Sonali Rathod.

Lyricist: lrfan Siddiqui started off by writing the mellifluous song Ashayein from the movie Iqbal. This was not only was a chart-topper, but it soon became an anthem for motivation. He went on to exhibit his lyrical excellence by writing hit songs for Hindi movies Fashion, Heroin, Chance Pe Dance and Kurbaan to name a few. He has also written songs for some of the leading music directors and composers.

SERIES
Theatre/Spectacle

STYLE OF SHOW
Bollywood Spectacular

Event Sponsor

Imperial Theatre