The Sound of Music bids to make Sri Lanka’s capital Colombo an entertainment hub for tourists. The renowned musical masterpiece has just closed after a five-day run at Nelum Pokuna, courtesy of John Keells group, which undertook the mammoth—and somewhat risky—task of importing the show.
Smash-hit stage show The Sound of Music brings the magic of Broadway to Sri Lanka for the first time
The Sound of Music film smashed box office records around the world when it opened in 1965, and the many Broadway productions have also been massively popular. Now, for the first time, one of the most critically-acclaimed musicals in history is to be staged in the Sri Lanka capital Colombo courtesy of Cinnamon Life.
A treat for eyes, ears and taste buds heralds a new monthly event in Sri Lanka’s capital city thanks to Fairway Colombo hotel and the historic Hospital Street in the Dutch Hospital Precinct.
Choral music lovers will throng to Colombo in October when Sri Lanka’s capital city hosts the spectacular 4th Asia Pacific Choir Games, a feast of music and gala celebrations organized by INTERKULTUR of Germany.
The Hindu English-language newspaper in India reports how The Dewarists, a hit musical television series on MTV, travelled to Sri Lanka to shoot the final season 5 episode of this must-watch programme.
There is more to Sri Lanka than sun, sea and sand, spectacular scenery, cultural history and mystery, eight UNESCO World Heritage Sites, and more species of wildlife than you can shake a stick at. But you need to know where to look—and ARTRA is a good place to start.