Posted on May 30, 2015 at 11:45 pm

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Priyanka ain’t the only one going international!

There seems to be a lot of buzz regarding Priyanka Chopra’s international debut, but looks like she aint the only one who is getting international offers. Where there are likes of Irrfan who is a best known as a global actor, there is Bollywood beauty Sandeepa Dhar too, who seems to be unstoppable.  The actress who is making a mark in Bollywood is also working hard on strengthening her International footprint as well. Not many know that she is a part of a world renowned Musical play – The west side story where she plays the lead role.

Sandeepa play the female lead in the play. Her character name is Maria who is a hopeless romantic and an innocent Puerto Rican young girl. She falls in love with Tony and finds herself at the centre of the violent conflict between the two gangs.
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Talking about the play she says,

“I am really looking forward to staging the musical in Spain. since Maria (the character that I play in the musical) is originally from Puerto Rico, it’s going to be exciting to see how the Spanish react to me playing a character that is iconic to Spanish music scene. I hope my rendition of Maria is ethnically satisfying for them. ”

This musical is inspired by William Shakespeare’s play. It is produced by the Australian Dance theatre and is choreographed and directed by famous Australian director Garry Stewart.