Bombay Dreams: Musical Info & Synopsis


Bombay Dreams follows Akaash, a man from Bombay who dreams of becoming a Bollywood star. Against all odds, Akaash finds himself thrust into the world of Indian cinema when he falls in love with the daughter of a famous Bollywood director. As Akaash navigates the challenges of fame and relationships, Bombay Dreams, touches on themes of love, culture, and self-discovery.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2002)

Cast Size: 20+

Genre: Drama

Setting: India

Creative Team

Music: A.R. Rahman

Lyrics: Don Black

Book: Meera Syal, Thomas Meehan

Cast Albums

Original London Cast (2002)➝


2000s, Dramatic, Original

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