The King and I
About The King and I
Tipped to be London’s theatrical event of 2018, the critically acclaimed Lincoln Center production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s The King and I comes to London's iconic Palladium.
Starring the original Broadway stars; reprising her Tony Award-winning performance, Kelli O’Hara and Tony and Oscar nominee Ken Watanabe.
Set in 1860’s Bangkok, the musical tells the story of the tempestuous relationship that develops between the King of Siam and Anna, a British schoolteacher whom the modernist King, in an imperialistic world, brings to Siam to teach his many wives and children.
With a score of treasured songs including; Whistle a Happy Tune and Shall We Dance, and featuring over 50 world-class performers, The King and I is testament to the lavish heritage of romantic musical theatre.
2hrs 55min (inc. interval)