Phizzical Productions teams up with Sony TV UK to find a star for new Bollywood musical
Phizzical Productions has teamed up with Sony TV UK to reach communities across the UK and unearth the next biggest Bollywood star to hit the stage in ‘Bombay Superstar’. Sony TV has discovered many talented voices in India with shows like Indian Idol; now is your chance to be discovered.
Phizzical and Sony TV are looking for singers who can sing in Hindi and want to perform in musical theater to star in the show ‘Bombay Superstar’, a new Bollywood musical set in the sizzling disco era of the 1970s. take place in London on July 11, in Leicester on July 17 and in Coventry on July 18.
‘Bombay Superstar’ – a co-production with Phizzical Productions, Belgrade Theatre, Coventry and the New Wolsey Theater – is a glamorous and outrageous story at the heart of the world’s biggest film industry, Bollywood. Blurring the lines between reel and real-life events, this catchy retro musical is the passionate tale of a cursed romance between a feisty rising star and her married co-star that delights and scandalizes their dazzled fans. Bombay Superstar is delivered in English and sung in Hindi with subtitles throughout the show to enable accessibility to audiences nationwide.
“Bombay Superstar” is written and directed by the master of authentic Bollywood-inspired work, Sâmir Bhamra (Bring on the Bollywood; Precious Bazaar), who is also the artistic director of Phizzical Productions. Phizzical Productions was founded in 2003 and has thrilled, inspired and nurtured people of all ages and walks of life. As the company nears its 20th anniversary, the investment in new branding and a new website marks an incredible moment as Phizzical Productions continues its mission to tell tomorrow’s stories today and further distinguishes itself by as a leading voice within the arts industry. Phizzical Productions is a master at producing world-class entertainment delivering bold and adventurous South Asian arts and culture experiences to audiences across the country. They are committed to challenging the status quo and promoting equality to bring new perspectives to entertaining and engaging stories.
Miyrah Mistry, UK and Europe Marketing Manager for Sony Pictures Networks, said, “Sony TV is delighted to continue its partnership with Phizzical Productions this year for the spectacular new show Bombay Superstar. There is so much talent that exists within the South Asian community in the UK. It’s been a tough few years for everyone, and it’s great to be working with Phizzical Productions to present this unique opportunity for someone to star in Bombay Superstar and train with some of the best actors and singers in the industry. So if you think you’re a good actor, can sing, or know friends or relatives who say they can, now’s your chance to prove it and come to the auditions. We look forward to seeing you there!”
All information on how to apply is available at www.phizzical.com