Date/Time: 26 Feb 2022

Presented by: The Ruchi Sanghi Dance Company

Australia's most prestigious Kathak dance company, Ruchi Sanghi Dance Company presents 'Anarkali:The Musical'.


* The NIDA Theatres will be open 1 hours prior to the commencement of the performance.

Approximate running time: 2 hours.

Australia's most prestigious Kathak dance company, Ruchi Sanghi Dance Company presents 'Anarkali: The Musical'.

Based on the legend of Salim and Anarkali 'Anarkali The Musical' reinvents the tragic love story of Prince Salim and the courtesan Anarkali.

For his love of Anarkali, Salim rebelled and went to war against his father, Emperor Akbar. For her love of Salim, the beautiful and brave Anarkali surrenders herself to save his life…

'Anarkali The Musical' interlaces a thrilling plot with spectacular Kathak dance numbers, performed by 80 amazing Kathak dancers wearing over 300 dazzling costumes, and lavish period sets guaranteed to transport the audience to the Mughal Era.

The original music score has been created by the revered music duo Abhijit and Srijani Dan. The brilliant musical cast creates the sensory magic with Indian classical, Sufi, Thumri, Ghazal and Indian folk music, a combination never seen before on Sydney’s stages."

Anarkali The Musical - Rescheduled to 26th February 2022

Ruchi Sanghi Dance Company, the presenter of 'Anarkali The Musical', and the NIDA Theatres, have now rescheduled the performances for dates listed below.

Current dates and New Dates – NIDA Parade Theatre

  • Saturday 10 July 2021 2:30pm now valid for Saturday 26 February 2022 2.30pm
  • Saturday 10 July 2021 6:30pm now valid for Saturday 26 February 2022 6.30pm

What happens to my tickets?

Tickets are valid for the rescheduled date listed above without the need for exchange.

Patrons unable to attend the new date listed above may obtain a full refund here by COB on Friday 19th November 2021.

Children: This event is suitable for all ages, children less than 4 years old do not require a ticket if seated on an adults lap.

Camera policy: At the request of the presenter, no cameras (video or still) or recording devices are permitted to be used inside the auditorium for this event.