Highways Performance Space in Santa Monica is presenting the world premiere of blue13 dance company’s Bollywood Delicious in time for Valentine’s Day weekend at 8:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, February 13th and 14th, and 2 p.m. Sunday, February 15th.
Highways Performance is at 1651 18th St., Santa Monica. Tickets are $20 general admission and $15 for members, students and seniors. To purchase tickets, or (310) 315-1459.
Director Achinta S. McDaniel delivers another dance theater show of contemporary Bollywood dance and lip-synching parody presented in blue13’s signature Bollywood-Tech style.
“Our new show Bollywood Delicious is a burlesque take on the typical Bollywood show, featuring satirical tongue-in-cheek premieres, restaged audience favorites and new works by assistant choreographers Kory Keith, Arun Mathai and Rashi Birla,” McDaniel said. “This show is not appropriate for young children.”
Information about blue13 dance company, highwaysperformance.org/.
The cast includes: McDaniel, Kory Keith, Arun Mathai, Rashi Birla, Tammie Johnston, Kelly Allen, Daniel Valentine, TJ Cruz, Jody Thigpen, Payal Kansara, Janelle Cruz, Gitit Kohavie and Molly Prendes.
Production personnel includes: Achinta S. McDaniel, artistic director/choreographer; Arun Mathai, assistant choreographer; and musical supervisor Tej Gill.