The King and I (12 to 28 Jun 2009)

June 12, 2009toJune 28, 2009

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Rodgers & Hammerstein’s timeless classic, The King and I, has captured the hearts and minds of millions with its charming story of the British governess brought into the court of Siam to tutor the King’s many children. Once within the splendour of the Royal Palace, beautifully recreated within the magical setting of the Royal Albert Hall, Anna and the King grow to understand one another and learn about each other’s cultures.

Fully staged in the round, this spectacular production plays for just twenty performances. The unique love story is told with one of the most glorious and unforgettable scores ever written. The much-loved songs and sweeping melodies from the show include: The March of the Siamese Children, Shall We Dance, I Whistle a Happy Tune, Hello Young Lovers and the unforgettable Getting to Know You.

With music by the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra, and starring one of the UK’s best-loved stage performers Maria Friedman alongside Daniel Dae Kim, star of the hit TV series Lost, this promises to be a memorable musical not to be missed.

Tickets:
£21.50 – £59.50, box seats £56.00 – £62.50

For more information:
Visit our Attractions page on the Royal Albert Hall