The press conference of \u201cUmrao Jaan Ada \u2013 The Musical\u201d was held on 24th July in The Lalit Hotel, New Delhi. The live musical is going to be staged from 3rd August to 11th August at Jawaharlal Nehru Weightlifting Indoor Stadium, New Delhi, organised by gravity Zero Entertainment.\r\n\r\nThe members of the team present at the event included prominent Music Directors Salim Merchant and Sulaiman Merchant, Director Rajeev Goswami bagged the credit of managing the longest-running musical theatre, \u201cBeyond Bollywood\u201d.Renowned Bollywood Singer Pratibha Singh Baghel who is going to play the iconic Umrao Jaan Ada and TV Actress Kanika Maheshwari will be portraying the character of Khanum Jaan.\r\nThe musical show with live performances is an adaptation of Mirza Hadi Ruswa\u2019s classic novel Umrao Jaan Ada which focuses on the life of Umrao Jaan, a courtesan. Bollywood\u2019s famous music composer duo Salim \u2013Sulaiman Merchant will be adding magic theatrical adaptation. The lyrics are penned by Irfan Siddiqui, whereas the story is created by Varun Gautam. Actress Pooja Pant has choreographed the performances for the artists. For the grand musical experience, Gravity Zero Entertainment collaborated with Insider and Paytm for premier ticketing and event experience.\r\nPresent at the event, Music Composer, Salim Merchant spoke about the play, " As Umarao Jaan Ada is a music theatrical, music is the backbone of the play. However the play is an adaptation of a book which was originally named " Umrao Jaan Ada", the story of the play has lots of layers and has its own uniqueness."\r\nDirector Rajeev Goswami shared the story of the play and its concept," It is a story of a small-town girl called Ameeran and her tragic love story. We have tried to portray the world-famous story in live musical form. I hope you all will enjoy it."\r\nBollywood Singer, Pratibha Singh Baghel Playing lead as Umrao Jaan in the play said, " I have really worked hard on my Kathak as I am a Singer by Profession and I had to justify with the role of Classic Umrao Jaan. Also, the play has amazing music which was very difficult for me to sing live on stage but I gave my best."