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Rain Dance Colour Festival - Raise The Roof

Live at
Opera House Manchester
Sat 14 Jan 2023
  Tickets available from £23.65
subject to a transaction fee of £3.80
See one of the world’s most famous songs ‘Jind Mahi’ featured in the film ‘Bend It Like Beckham’ performed by “King of Bhangra” Malkit Singh MBE, along with Arjun, the pioneer of Hindi/R&B Fusion, captivating audiences all over the world, adding Navin Kundra who, recognised as ‘The UK’s fastest rising British Asian singing sensation’ will make this a unique and unforgettable music experience.

Opera House Manchester

Sat 14 Jan 2023
3 Quay St, Manchester M3 3HP, UK
Sat at 19:30
For group bookings of 10 or more:

Why go and see it?

See one of the world’s most famous songs ‘Jind Mahi’ featured in the film ‘Bend It Like Beckham’ performed by Malkit Singh MBE promising to be a night to remember, so book your tickets now!

Raise the Roof is building awareness for better mental health & wellbeing at the Opera House (Est. 1912).

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Raise the Roof produced by Rain Dance Colour Festival promotes mental health and wellbeing, featuring key messages from NHS health and care leaders through our beloved artists, enticing new audiences to enjoy the magic of Bhangra, Bollywood. R&B and global fusion music through the community.

Malkit Singh is often credited as the legendary pioneer, who brought Punjabi folk from the fields and straight onto the world stage. His songs have featured in many films including blockbuster’s Bend it Like Beckham and Monsoon Wedding. From humble Punjabi origins, Malkit has used Bhangra music in cross-cultural experiments, earning him the highest respect amongst Bhangra aficionados. He has a global fan base which continues to grow from strength to strength every year.

Arjun, the pioneer in the Hindi/R&B Fusion genre, music videos attract millions of views, and was signed to India’s biggest record label T-Series. ‘I’ll Be Waiting’, his first single released on the T-Series channel has racked up over 80 million views, charted at #1 in the iTunes India Chart and spent over 40 weeks in the UK BBC Asian Download Chart.

Navin Kundra is an award-winning artist well known for his three consecutive top 20 singles in the UK urban charts. With recognition for his wonderful voice and being a splendid entertainer, from King Charles III, his ability to transcend cultural, language, genre and age barriers on stage, on camera and online is next to none making Raise the Roof a multi-generational event that you cannot miss!

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Cast and Creatives

Arjun
Arjun
Malkit Singh
Malkit Singh
Navin Kundra
Navin Kundra

Stats and facts

Arjun is currently the most viewed UK Asian artist on YouTube, with over1
billion views

Opera House Manchester

3 Quay St, Manchester M3 3HP, UK
Deansgate Station
The Box Office is open for 90 minutes prior to the performance commencing. See 'What's On' section for performance times Please be aware this is a cashless venue and will only accept card payments at retail points.
Bars are situated on all levels of the theatre.
Avoid the queues and be our guest in the Ambassador lounge. Add some sparkle to your night out and enjoy a show with bespoke service.
No Children under 5 will be admitted to the Venue except where specifically stated at the time of booking.
There is no cloakroom available at this venue.

Originally The New Theatre, it opened on Boxing Day, 1912. It went through several iterations, being renamed once before becoming the Opera House in 1920. It's also been used for different functions; as a cinema in WW2, then a bingo hall before reopening as a theatre again in 1984. Since, it has hosted magnificent shows like Barnum and Phantom of the Opera.

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Opera House Manchester

Sat 14 Jan 2023
3 Quay St, Manchester M3 3HP, UK
Sat at 19:30
For group bookings of 10 or more: