The Merchants of Bollywood

Event location: Peacock Theatre. Ongoing event.

After more than 1000 performances, including a sell-out critically acclaimed international tour and two packed Summer seasons at the Peacock Theatre, the glamour and glitter of Bollywood is back! A theatrical dance extravaganza, The Merchants of Bollywood charts the enchanting history of the world's largest and most prolific film industry, and the dynasty of stars that have lit its way over generations.

**** "The frenetic flow of onstage activity is almost non-stop. It's a high octane pleasure!"


Featuring a cast of multi-talented performers, this turbo-charged, joyfully uplifting show is a riot of swirling colours and sensational dance scenes choreographed by one of Bollywood's top young choreographers, Vaibhavi Merchant. The show is packed full of the latest high-energy Bollywood hits, featuring music by the award-winning duo Salim and Sulaiman Merchant.

Seen by over two million people worldwide, this heart-warming show continues to evolve, incorporating homages to the latest Bollywood blockbusters. It is both a delightful love letter to the world of Indian cinema and a truly extraordinary evening of music and dance.


2 hrs 15 mins (including one 20 min interval)

When Can I Go?

Performance Times

Tue - Sat at 7.30pm

Sat at 2.30pm

Sun at 2pm & 6pm

How Does It Work?

You will receive a confirmation email after booking to present to the box office on arrival.

Where do I go?

The Peacock, Portugal Street, Holborn, WC2A 2HT, London

How to get there:


Holborn (Central/Piccadilly Lines)

Temple (District/Circle Lines)


High Holborn 8, 19, 38, 22B, 25, 188, 501, 521

Kingsway 1, 68, 91, 168, 171, 188, 501, 505, 521, X68

Aldwych/Strand 4, 11, 15, 23, 26, 76, 171, 341

(Routes in bold also serve Sadler's Wells Theatre)

Suitable For Children

Under 5s will not be admitted.

Cancellation Policy

No refunds or exchanges after booking.