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Wah! Wah! Girls
A British Bollywood Musical
East London meets Bollywood in a sparkling new musical from Sadler’s Wells, Theatre Royal Stratford East and Kneehigh.
Inspired by the world of the Mujra dancers, who for generations have entertained the rich and powerful with a spellbinding mix of dance and song, Wah! Wah! Girls tells a passionate and playful story of love against the odds. Set against the vibrant background of the East End in 2012, these unstoppable girls uncover deep secrets and create unexpected dreams.
Written by acclaimed playwright Tanika Gupta (Fragile Land, Sugar Mummies) and directed by multi award-winning director Emma Rice (The Red Shoes, Brief Encounter), this extraordinary team of talents also includes co-director Pravesh Kumar (Britain’s Got Bhangra) and set and costume designer Keith Khan.
Featuring stunning dance sequences co-choreographed by Bollywood master Javed Sanadi and leading Kathak choreographer Gauri Sharma Tripathi, set to a mix of classic Bollywood tracks and new music by composer Niraj Chag, Wah! Wah! Girls is a feast for the senses that draws audiences into the world of the modern British-Asian community. Let the pleasure begin! Wah! Wah!
Running time2 Hours 20 minutes TBC
Performance dates24th May to 23rd June 2012. Tuesday to Saturdays at 7:30pm. Saturday Matinee at 2:30pm & Sunday Matinee at 4:00pm
Venue InformationPeacock TheatrePortugal Street, Kingsway, London, WC2A 2HT
SADLER'S WELLS CONTINUES TO BE LEADING DANCE COMPANY IN WEST END
In 2011, Sadler's Wells announced it's highest ever attendance with over 700,000 going to see a production at it's theatres proving that it's mix of classical and innovative dance productions whether it be ballet, hip hop, Latin American or even tribal makes it one of the most exciting venues in London.
15 Mar, 2012 | By London Theatre Direct