Connect with us:

Vidya Balan at 'Dangal' premiere
Priyanka Chopra at Shrishti Arya's party
Sunny Leone promoting 'Raees'
Aamir Ali at 'Liberty Cinemas' re-open ceremony
Alia Bhatt at '62nd Jio Filmfare Awards 2016' press meet
Jacqueline Fernandez celebrating Christmas
Synopsis of

Balgandharva  (2011 - Marathi)

story of Balgandharva, Balgandharva plot

Balgandharva cumulative rating: 4 out of 54/5 (1 users)

My Rating

Balgandharva story, synopsis, plot

  •  
    Yogita Shinde

    By Yogita Shinde(17 Aug 2011)

    In early 20th century British India, Indian theatre musicals, especially in the Marathi language, reached a pinnacle with the incredible actor-singer Narayan Shripad Rajhans. He was born on June 26, 1888, in an age when women were not allowed onstage. So men dressed as women--female impersonators--and Bal Gandharva (‘Little Singer from Heaven’) was among the most famous. His musicals were distinguished by their songs and lavish spectacles--both elements that left their imprint on emerging Indian cinema--and Bollywood. No wonder this period is known as the ‘Gandharva era’, and his songs popular even today.