Het Nationale Theater
1935, Hotel der Nederlanden in Batavia, Dutch East Indies. The Indian family band Brown's Sugar Babies is getting ready for the grand final of the jazz competition. The party hall is filling up, but backstage everything goes wrong. Meanwhile, the hotel is teeming with the most shady characters. As problems pile up at lightning speed, bandleader Kurt does everything he can to save his show. Brown Sugar Baby is a swinging and nerve-racking comedy about an Indian jazz band in the turbulent aftermath of the Dutch colony.