Art Asia Revisits – Bollywood Baraat

Live Bollywood Show

21 May 2011

Guildhall Square, Southampton

bollywood baraat crowdBollywood Baraat was a 10-month  project culminated in a one-off live show in Southampton, designed to blend live theatre and film to create an outdoor Bollywood-style spectacular.

Bollywood Baraat was led by Art Asia in partnership with City Eye, Nuffield Theatre Southampton and the John Hansard Gallery.

It was Southampton 21 May 2011: boy meets girl, they fall in love, a wedding date is set and everyone is invited to celebrate in the best Bollywood style. But wait! On the very day of the wedding, as the baraat (wedding procession) winds through the beautiful Spring setting of Southampton’s parks, a rumour spreads through the crowd — the wedding’s off!

 

The trailer

 BBC Photos

AV8 coverage

Bollywood Baraat facebook page

Bollywood Baraat the Movie £5, Bollywood Baraat Soundtrack CD or the two for £7 plus P & P. To order  email us or call Art Asia on 023 8022 6212.