Saturday, August 12, 12 Noon | FEDERATION SQUARE
Adil Hussain
The Telstra Bollywood Dance Competition is an event that celebrates India’s rich tradition for music, colour and dance within cinema and beyond. Malaika Arora will co-panel the competition, awarding the winning act cash prizes from Telstra. The best dancer will also win a flight to India, courtesy of Singapore Airlines.

Welcoming dance groups from around Australia, the event is a celebration of India’s diverse culture. To be held in conjunction with the flag hoisting, in celebration of Indian Independence Day, this is a colourful spectacle is an event on the festival calendar not to be missed.

The Telstra Bollywood Dance Competition will be judged out of 10 Marks based on the following factors –

  • Choreography
  • Music
  • Technique
  • Costumes and Props
  • Overall performance


Adil Hussain

Malaika Arora

Malaika Arora’s established personality and style hold a bold presence within the Indian entertainment industry. Recognised for her appearances on popular shows such as India's Got Talent, Malaika Arora’s achievements in the entertainment industry also include a world record choreographed group dance of 1235 participants to the track "Munni Badnaam".
Watch out for our special surprise guest