Date: May 2004 – November 2005
Love is not for sale
Genre: Dance, Drama, Love Story
Starring the winners of the nationwide talent search show, BollyIdol, this is a contemporary tale of young love, family values and honour.
“..the must-see Bollywood musical of the year..” BBC
“Small but perfectly formed Bollywood musical.” Hounslow Chronicle
“Gripping mix of emotional drama and comedy” Birmingham Evening Mail.
PRECIOUS BAZAAR is the story of mujrawalis (courtesans) who live and work amidst the hustle and bustle of a thriving west London environment. Each night these dancers travel with their Madame to various underground clubs where the girls have to please all – at a price.
Suhani, a promising reporter, goes undercover to expose a thriving prostitution racket, leaving her fiancé, Amar to arrange their impending wedding. Disguised as a dancer she enters this seedy world where she meets Roshni a young woman who has given up on her dreams. When Prem, the local MPs son falls in love with Roshni, she finds herself returning his affection. Can Suhani help her break free from Madame’s grip to live happily ever after?
Featuring a cast of 17 actors, this show is packed with the best of contemporary Asian music and familiar Bollywood tracks that will make the audience thrill.
“Saris & bling… in the best of Bollywood screen style”
“Wonderful variety of visual entertainment”
“Gripping mix of emotional drama & comedy”
Birmingham Evening Mail
“Takes the edge”
“Fun & fiery”
“Breathtaking dancers & costumes”
BBC Asian Network