A Tribute to Begums and Baijis of Bollywood: The First Women of Hindi Cinema

Theatrical Dance Performance, 1 Hour 30 Mins

  • Sat, 27-Apr-2019
  • 06:30 PM
A Tribute to Begums and Baijis of Bollywood: The First Women of Hindi Cinema

A Tribute to Begums and Baijis of Bollywood: The First Women of Hindi Cinema

Theatrical Dance Performance, 1 Hour 30 Mins

  • Sat, 27-Apr-2019
  • 06:30 PM

Sufi Kathak Foundation, The Royal Opera House, Mumbai and Avid Learning present an evening of stories, music and dance with a theatrical dance performance by Kathak Dancer and Founder of the Sufi Kathak Foundation Manjari Chaturvedi that will pay homage to early depictions of courtesans in film. This performance, conceptualized, created and directed by her, celebrates the women performers of Bollywoodand brings back to life the magic, grace and soul of the Tawaif. More than a dance relived; it is a story retold. This enchanting performance is an ode to erstwhile and now forgotten women performers whose stories will be retold as dramatic interludes throughout the performance. Do not miss an evening that celebrates the Tawaif’sunique art and contribution to the world of Hindi Cinema.       

 

DATE – Saturday, 27th April 2019  

TIME – 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM – Performance

VENUE – Royal Opera House, Mama Parmanand Marg, Mumbai - 400 004

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