Beyond Bollywood
26 November 2019 - 21:00 - 01 December 2019 - 19:30 - Turkcell Stage

With more than a thousand costumes, India’s most talented dancers and a sparkling show, prepare to cross over to the colorful world of India never seen and experienced at Zorlu PSM between November 26th-December 1st!

How far would you go to bring a dream to life?

Beyond Bollywood is not just a show; it is a monsoon of emotions that bring the fire, heart and desire to Indian dances while touching upon love, distance and sacrifice.

Witness the color, energy and sheer exuberance of Bollywood. Beyond Bollywood takes audiences on a truly authentic cultural tour of India capturing the fire, hear and desire of Indian dance.

In the quest of fulfilling her mother’s dying wish Shaily Shergill leaves behind her home in Munich to a journey across India. Will her mother’s dream turn into reality?

With more than 1000 costumes and 2 hours 20 minutes of dancing, Beyond Bollywood is not just a musical; it’s a theatrical experience never seen before outside a Bollywood movie. Written, choreographed and directed by Rajeev Goswami, with lyrics by Irfan Siddiqui and featuring on original score by Salim-Suleiman, the very best of Bollywood’s creative talent bring this spectacular event to life.


“undeniably lavish spectacle”

“a riot of colour and swirling movement”

“a glittering technicolor kaleidoscope”

                The Guardian

Turkcell Stage

Turkcell Stage, being among the world’s limited numbered most developed performance centers with its technological equipment, provides an exclusive and delighting experience to its guests with its enriched acoustic features.

Turkcell Stage expands to a space of 1.570 m2 in total including the 350 m2 movable area, (with 36 m height, 22 m wideness and 24 m depth) 528 m2 stage and backstage. The stage, formed of 12 separate elevators, comes to the fore with its construction enabling entrance to the under stage entrances. The totally mechanic orchestra pit, also being able to be used as a downstage seating area, is situated so comfortable and huge that it can host the greatest symphony orchestras. Turkcell Stage, with a construction of two balconies and a capacity of 2.190 people, puts the best equipment at the art lovers’ disposal with its advanced technological video, sound and light systems. Zorlu PSM, directing Turkey’s art life significantly, has hosted approximately 1000 performances such as the Cats musical, The Phantom of Opera, Gerard Depardieu, Hugh Jackman, PJ Harvey, Damien Rice and about 1 million audiences since the time it was opened. Zorlu PSM, in its 3rd season with a totally new format, also built a new concert area that can be positioned as a winter concert area in İstanbul with a capacity of being able to host 3500 guests standing. The PSM has been continuing both Turkish and foreign thematic standing concerts without slowing down.