Bollywood sensation, Actress and Singer Priyanka Chopra will attend a private music and dance show at the Emirates Palace on October 29. She will be taking part in the show called Magic of Bollywood. The show has been choreographed by famous singer and choreographer Ganesh Hegde.
More than 1,000 invitations have been sent out for the exclusive concert, which is backed by B R Shetty, the founder and chief executive of NMC Healthcare.The Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra will headline the 90-minute extravaganza, supported by a cast of 85 performers including Elli Avram, the Swedish-Greek Bollywood actress, dancer and Bigg Boss 7 reality TV show star; the model, singer and VJ Anushka Manchanda; and the Indian model, actor and VJ Purab Kohli, among others.
Hegde’s previous work includes India’s Zee Cine Awards since its debut in 1998, the Filmfare Awards since 2004; and numerous international stage shows such as Temptations 2004 and SRK Temptations Reloaded 2008, featuring Shah Rukh Khan, Saif Ali Khan, Preity Zinta and Rani Mukerji.
The Abu Dhabi show has been conceived on a similar scale, with an LED lights display, pyrotechnics and image mapping – where images will be projected on a 3-D wall to create a moving background during the performances.
Priyanka Chopra, who organisers say will appear on stage on a specially designed prop, will also feature in multiple dance sequences and participate in the grand finale.
Bollywood celebrities spotted at ADFF last year included the veteran actress Moushumi Chatterjee, the directors Jahnu Barua and M S Sathyu, the producer Ashok Amritraj, and the crossover actor Irrfan Khan, famous for his performances in Life of Pi (2012) and The Lunchbox (2013), which screened at ADFF last year. This year, Khan returns to the capital as a jury member for ADFF’s Narrative Feature competition.
Priyanka Chopra is very popular in UAE and she keeps visiting UAE for various purposes. She also came to promote her movie Gunday and attended the Dubai International Film Festival.