Dance St. Louis continues its 2016-17 season with the presentation of “Taj Express: The Bollywood Musical Revue” for three performances at the Touhill Performing Arts Center on March 31 – April 1. Direct from Mumbai, starring Bollywood’s finest, “Taj Express” explodes with the sounds and movements of the world of Bollywood, capturing its vibrant, expressive spirit.
Through a fusion of film, dance, and music, this dazzling international sensation takes audiences on a live cinematic journey through modern Indian culture and society while showcasing dance forms like Bollywood, Bharatnatyam, Parkour, hip-hop, ballet, Indian folk, Indian classical, and Latin American. The production is a high-energy celebration of Bollywood culture, new India’s pop music, and deep traditions, featuring 2,000 colorful costumes, joyful dance, and thrilling live music.
“Taj Express” Director of Choreography Vaibhavi Merchant has choreographed more than 75 Bollywood films in her career, and has received numerous awards, including the prestigious National Award for Choreography, IIFA, and the American Choreography Award.
Tickets are $40-60, For additional details, please visit www.dancestlouis.org