This is the 148th show, in the 26th year of the program. And just touch Akbar
Agha, the organizer, and he'll go on and on about his earlier shows, his guests
across the years, his photo albums and a lot many things. Here's a man in love.
This time Agha has roped in Tejashri, a versatile classical danseuse from Delhi
and disciple of renowned dancer Gopikishan. She will perform to the tunes of "Laaga
Chunari Re Daage Chupavu Kaisi" (from the Raj Kapoor film Dil Hi To Hai),
"Madhuvan Mera Dhiga Nacherey" (from the film Madhuvan) etc. The 19-year-old
lady has performed at the wedding of Hrithik Roshan at Bangalore. She has also
performed with Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Sridevi and Govinda in some private
programs abroad. She is also in a new film being directed by Bollywood director
A musical program called Bhoole Bisre Geet will follow the above dance program. Hadi Ali Khan, Deepa Khalde, Deepa Dhar, Sohail Mukesh, Arshad Mukesh, Suvarna, Lalit Jain, D C Galada, Gaffar Tanveer, Mamta, Yashoda, Ali Abbas, Mohd. Osman and Khazim Agha (an Iranian artist) are some of the singers. They will sing some hits of Mohd Rafi, Manna Dey, Talat Mahmood, Mahendra Kapoor, Noorjahan, Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhosle, Geeta Dutt and others. The show will also have some comic pieces by Hamid Kamaal (that's the hero of Dhed Matwale).
The Hyderabad Young Men's Association, the chief patron of which is M Farooq, the Minister for Municipal Corporation, is conducting this program. The Association has also given performances in Muscat, Dubai, Sharjah and Abu Dhabi.
Please contact Akbar Agha at 351-0979 for further details.