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Frankie Goes to Bollywood

Opening on 31 Jul, 2024

2 hr 30 mins
Until 17 August 2024
Suitable for 8+

Why watch Frankie Goes to Bollywood?

  • Frankie Goes to Bollywood, the exciting British musical, is making its way to London's Southbank Centre after a much-acclaimed UK tour.
  • With its story inspired by real-life incidents of British women in Bollywood, the show offers a heartwarming tale of self-discovery and identity.
  • The splendid production values, including ornate costumes and spectacular sets that capture the essence of Bollywood, add to the charm of the show.
  • The musical's artistic director, Pravesh Kumar, an MBE recipient for his services to British theatre, further adds a touch of excellence to Frankie Goes to Bollywood in London.

Frankie Goes to Bollywood is a must-see for anyone looking for a fresh, engaging, and meaningful theatrical experience. It tells the riveting story of a British woman’s unexpected journey into the heart of Bollywood, portrayed brilliantly by a talented cast. The show is a captivating blend of glamorous Bollywood aesthetics and the subtle nuances of British culture. The musical's artistic director, Pravesh Kumar, lends his expertise to create a show that strikes a balance between entertainment and depth. The show has been hailed as 'witty and knowing' by The Stage, and its London run is not one to be missed.


What happens when Frankie, a British woman who never aspired for stardom, stumbles upon a chance to make it big in Bollywood? Frankie Goes to Bollywood follows her thrilling journey as she navigates the cut-throat world of the Indian film industry. As she ascends the precarious ladder of fame, she grapples with the question of how far she can go for fame and fortune without losing her identity. Packed with heroes, villains, opulent costumes, and breathtaking sets, this is a tale of a British woman finding her place in Bollywood. Can she remain true to herself while trying to belong in an alien world?

Show timings

  • Show timings for Frankie Goes to Bollywood may vary every week. You can check the show timings for your preferred date at the next stage of booking.

Cast & crew

  • Leading Roles: Laila Zaidi as Frankie, Navin Kundra as Prem and Shakil Hussain as Raju King

Note: Producers can not guarantee the appearance of any particular artist, which is always subject to illness and holidays.

Age & content guide

  • The play is recommended for individuals aged 8 and above.
  • Age suitability recommendations are just suggestions. So, trust your judgment when booking tickets for any show, and enjoy!

Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank CentreRead more

As the names suggest, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre in London was inaugurated by the late Queen in 1967. The music venue is known to feature performances of classical, jazz, and avant-garde music and dance.

Seating Capacity: 916

Getting there

Address: Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, London, SE1 8XX

Tube: The closest Tube station is Waterloo Underground Station, just a 4-minute walk from Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre.

Train: If you wish to take a train to the theatre, the Waterloo Mainline Station is the closest.

Facilities & accessibility

Available Facilities: Bar, cloakroom and restrooms

Accessibility: Elevators and accessible restrooms

Additional information

  • Security: To ensure your comfort and security, you might encounter a few security checks when you arrive at the venue.
  • Dress code: Smart casual or semi-formal attire is the way to go.
  • Outside Food: While outside food isn't usually allowed, many theatres have cafes or restaurants nearby for you to check out before or after the show.

Tickets redemption

  • You’ll get an instant email confirmation right after you book your tickets.
  • Enjoy a hassle-free entrance to the venue by showing your mobile ticket and a valid photo ID – no printout necessary!

Cancellation & refunds

  • Tickets cannot be refunded, amended, or rescheduled.

Frequently asked questions about Frankie Goes to Bollywood

How much do the Frankie Goes to Bollywood tickets cost?

The cost of the tickets starts from £21.13 and will vary depending on the type of seats you choose.

What is the opening date for Frankie Goes to Bollywood?

The show opens on 31 Jul 2024 at Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre.

What age is Frankie Goes to Bollywood appropriate for?

The show does not have a strict age limit. However, it is most suitable for children aged 8 and above.

Where is Frankie Goes to Bollywood playing in London?

The show is playing at Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre in London.

What is Frankie Goes to Bollywood about?

Frankie Goes to Bollywood is a musical journey through the ruthless world of Bollywood, where Frankie, a British woman, stumbles upon fame and must confront what she is willing to do for it.

How long does Frankie Goes to Bollywood run for?

The running time of the show is 2 hrs 30 mins with an intermission.

Who are the main stars of Frankie Goes to Bollywood?

The main stars of the show are Laila Zaidi as Frankie, Navin Kundra as Prem and Shakil Hussain as Raju King.