Umrao - The Noble Courtesan at The Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Thursday, August 6, 2015 - Monday, August 31, 2015


Umrao - a stage adaption of the famous 1899 Urdu novel UMRAO JAAN ADA by Mohammed Hadi Mirza. The play has been commissioned by the AMC. The aim is to bring a very traditional story of Lucknowi culture with its lovely poetry, music and dance to the audience in an innovative way with live music set to traditional Urdu poetry.

Writen by Simon Mundy and Vasilios Arabos 

subject to change without notice 

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