10th Annual Boston Bhangra Competition Set for 11/16 at Orpheum Theatre
The 10th annual Boston Bhangra Competition will take place on Saturday, November 16th, 2013 at the world renowned Orpheum Theatre. Boston Bhangra will host 12 of the best bhangra teams from North America who will compete to be crowned the Boston Bhangra Champions! The last 9 years of the show have been very successful with strong support from sponsors and has sold out with an attendance of 3,000 people!
Bhangra is a folk dance from the state of Punjab and parts of Pakistan. It is a very energetic and fun dance to watch. It has been compared to a fusion of hip hop and cheerleading with a cultural twist. It has been integrated into many hip hop/reggae songs, and is one of the most upcoming foreign dance forms in the world!
We will also have special guest performances by Bhangra superstar G. Sharmilla from India and Youtube Sensation Jus Reign from Canada. They have mega hit songs like: Sat Sri Akal, Zindabad, Assi Haan Punjabi, Akh Da Nishana and many more.
This show will be advertised internationally via television, newspaper, radio, and the internet making it the largest south asian promoted event in the northeast!
Sponsors include E3NA, TV Asia, Ocean Spray, Harvard Pilgrim, Bollywood Fashions, LPL Financial, Boston University, Passage to India and India New England.