A new musical adaptation of Monsoon Wedding will open at Leeds Playhouse next year.
Based on the film of the same name, the musical explores family dynamics, tradition and modernity at a wedding in Delhi.
Directed by the film’s director Mira Nair, the musical has a book by Sabrina Dhawan and Arpita Mukherjee, with lyrics by Masi Asare and Susan Birkenhead. It has music by Vishal Bhardwaj.
The show will open at Leeds Playhouse on June 17 and run there until July 11, followed by a transfer to London’s Roundhouse for a run from July 17 to August 29.
It is produced by Leeds Playhouse and the Roundhouse.