Saga, “Umrao Jaan Ada – The Musical” which is going to be held from 3rd August to 11th August at Jawahar Lal Nehru stadium, New Delhi.
Watch the magic of Umrao Jaan unfold, featuring mesmerizing live music by Salim – Sulaiman Merchant. The grand show is an adaptation of Mirza Hadi Ruswa’s Urdu classic, “Umrao Jaan Ada”. The musical show is directed by Rajeev Goswami and written by extremely talented “Aashayein” (Iqbal) famed Indian Bollywood screenwriter Irfan Siddiqui.
The show is going to cast very skilled actor-singers to make it an unforgettable experience for the audience. Some power-packed performances are sure to get you glued to your seats.
The musical show will be presented by Mahagun and Looks Salon is going to be the styling partner. To experience the beautiful epic musical,Gravity Zero Entertainment has made the ticket booking hassle-free for the audience! Now you can book your tickets directly from Insider.in and Paytm.
Director Rajeev Goswami shared about his making the experience, “As a director, I couldn’t have asked for more! It wasn’t easy bringing back a story of the 19th a century and making it look convincing to the audiences who today have the world at the tip of their fingers. Moreover, we adapted the book. So breaking it down to scenes topped with managing not just acting but live singing and live music. I loved every bit of this challenge.”
Music composer Salim Merchant expressed his happiness saying, “It’s a dream to recreate this epic musical! There is a lot of effort that has gone into the little nuances to take our audiences back to the early 19th century. It’s been a sheer joy to bring the sound of ghazal & thumri live on stage,”.
“It is for the first time in India that a musical theatre performance with live music and singing is happening which will take Indian theatre production to international standards,” said Sulaiman Merchant.
So, come and experience the story of the courtesan, Umrao Jaan Ada in a way you have never experienced before, an amalgamation of theatre and melody.