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VenueLondon Palladium
TownWest End
CountyGreater London
From18th April 2000
Opened3rd May 2000
To5th January 2002
WhenMon-Sat 19:30, Wed/Sat Mats 14:30
PricesFrom £10.00. To £37.50.
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The King and I

The King and IT18621150
The 1951 classic is based on a diary, entitled Anna and the King, which tells the story of young Westerner Anna Leonowens who is brought to the court of the king of Siam to become the tutor for his children. The musical, which was made into a film starring Deborah Kerr and Yul Brynner in 1956, features several classic songs including "Shall We Dance", "Getting to Know You", "Hello Young Lovers" and "I Whistle a Happy Tune".
Author Rodgers
Author Hammerstein

Archive :: production:T18621150, musical:S1573, venue:V398

Production details

This production of The King and I started life in Australia in 1991. It opened on Broadway in 1996, starring Donna Murphy and Diamond-Phillips and scooping Tony Awards that year for Best Revival and Best Actress. The show ran for two years on Broadway and later featured country-music-loving star Marie Osmond as Anna. web site

Special Performances

  • 6 Dec 00 Vocaleyes


Performer Josie Lawrence (Anna Leonowens)
Performer Claire Moore (Anna - Wed/Sat Mats)
Performer Keo Woolford(The King) (The King)
Performer Sean Ghazi (Lun Tha)
Performer Claire Moone (Anna Leonowens - Wed Mats)
Performer Aura Deva (Tuptim)
Performer Ho Yi (Kralahome)
Performer Taewon Yi Kim (Lady Thiang)
Performer Robin Kermode (Sir Edward Ramsay)
Performer Richard Avery (Captain Orton)
Performer Irene Alano
Performer Khan Bonfils
Performer Criselda Collis
Performer Karen Kashiki
Performer Na Ye Kim
Performer David Lee
Performer Mei-Chun Lin
Performer Benjamin Loh
Performer Ming Low
Performer Melanie May Po
Performer Kaori Murakami
Performer Azumi Ono
Performer Oliver Pang
Performer Anton Perez
Performer Therese Rademark
Performer Stephanie Reese
Performer Gina Respall
Performer Samart Santhaveesnik
Performer Ayako Shimizu
Performer Gina Tse
Performer Unku
Director Christopher Renshaw
Design Brian Thomson
Costume Roger Kirk
Lighting Nigel Levings
Choreographer Jerome Robbins
Director Robert Russell Bennett (orchestration)
Director Bruce Coughlin (assistant orchestration)
Director John Owen Edwards (music)
Design Lar Lubovitch (musical staging)
Choreographer Jerome Robbins
Producer SEL and GEO
Producer David Ian for Magnum Productions
Producer Qdos Entertainment
Producer Dodger Theatrical Holdings Inc
Producer The Rodgers and Hammerstein Organization

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