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Partying Bollywood style

  • A visitor reads a Bollywood magazine while waiting for the Bollywood festival to start at the Gajayana Playhouse in Malang, East Java, on Sept. 21, 2014. JP/Aman Rochman

    A visitor reads a Bollywood magazine while waiting for the Bollywood festival to start at the Gajayana Playhouse in Malang, East Java, on Sept. 21, 2014. JP/Aman Rochman

  • A Bollywood Mania members puts on her makeup before the festival begins. JP/Aman Rochman

    A Bollywood Mania members puts on her makeup before the festival begins. JP/Aman Rochman

  • Dancers walk to the stage prior to their performance at the Bollywood Mania Festival. JP/Aman Rochman

    Dancers walk to the stage prior to their performance at the Bollywood Mania Festival. JP/Aman Rochman

  • A singer sings an Indian song during the festival while spectators take pictures. JP/Aman Rochman

    A singer sings an Indian song during the festival while spectators take pictures. JP/Aman Rochman

  • Some boys watch female dancers gear up for their turn to perform. JP/Aman Rochman

    Some boys watch female dancers gear up for their turn to perform. JP/Aman Rochman

  • Singer and dancers entertain spectators at the festival. JP/Aman Rochman

    Singer and dancers entertain spectators at the festival. JP/Aman Rochman

  • A visitor has her hand painted on the sidelines of the festival. JP/Aman Rochman

    A visitor has her hand painted on the sidelines of the festival. JP/Aman Rochman

  • Transgender community members perform a Bollywood-style dance during the festival. JP/Aman Rochman

    Transgender community members perform a Bollywood-style dance during the festival. JP/Aman Rochman

  • Transgender members put on their makeup and costumes for a stage play during the festival. JP/Aman Rochman

    Transgender members put on their makeup and costumes for a stage play during the festival. JP/Aman Rochman

  • A Mahabarata movie poster is visible in the makeup room of the Gajayana Playhouse in Malang, East Java. JP/Aman Rochman

    A Mahabarata movie poster is visible in the makeup room of the Gajayana Playhouse in Malang, East Java. JP/Aman Rochman

  • Halimah, 38, is busy touching up her makeup before her turn to perform. JP/Aman Rochman

    Halimah, 38, is busy touching up her makeup before her turn to perform. JP/Aman Rochman

  • Nustain, 48, from Jakarta, poses with friends before the festival begins. JP/Aman Rochman

    Nustain, 48, from Jakarta, poses with friends before the festival begins. JP/Aman Rochman

  • East Java Bollywood Mania Club Indonesia members enjoy their food and drinks during a gathering at the Purwodadi Zoo in Pasuruan, East Java, on Sunday, July 17. JP/Aman Rochman

    East Java Bollywood Mania Club Indonesia members enjoy their food and drinks during a gathering at the Purwodadi Zoo in Pasuruan, East Java, on Sunday, July 17. JP/Aman Rochman

  • The club members use a radio to broadcast their event and play Bollywood songs during their holidays. JP/Aman Rochman

    The club members use a radio to broadcast their event and play Bollywood songs during their holidays. JP/Aman Rochman

  • Ahmad Supriyadi, 31, whose stage name is Priyanka Chopra in tribute to the Indian actress, wears an Indian costume during the halal bi halal gathering at  Purwodadi Zoo in Pasuruan. JP/Aman Rochman

    Ahmad Supriyadi, 31, whose stage name is Priyanka Chopra in tribute to the Indian actress, wears an Indian costume during the halal bi halal gathering at Purwodadi Zoo in Pasuruan. JP/Aman Rochman

  • Some tools, used for radio streaming, are put on a mat during the gathering. JP/Aman Rochman

    Some tools, used for radio streaming, are put on a mat during the gathering. JP/Aman Rochman