This classic musical tale of East meets West brings us to the court of the King of Siam who is eager to change the way he is viewed by the world. Anna, a refined Welsh widow is tasked with educating the royal children in the ways of the West. What could ever develop between two people so firmly rooted in their personal, and often deeply opposed, traditions and values?
Kelli O’Hara and Ken Watanabe were both widely acclaimed by audiences and critics alike for their performances in the Broadway revival.The production was nominated for 9 Tony Awards and came away with 4, including one for Kelli O’Hara for Best Leading Actress. Both O’Hara and Watanabe will make the jump across the pond to reprise their roles in the West End revival of The King and I.
Start time: 19:00 Please arrive 30 minutes before the show starts, to collect your tickets from the box office Location: London Palladium, 8 Argyll Street, London, W1F 7TF Child policy: Children under 5 will not be admitted and under 16's must be seated next to an adult. Running time: 2hr 55min (including interval) Performance dates: Booking until 29 September 2018 Special notice: This production contains theatrical smoke and fog effects, pyrotechnics, strobe lighting and loud noises with an auditorium blackout of 8 seconds around 45 minutes into the performance. For your comfort and security, you may be subject to additional checks upon entering the theatre - we appreciate your patience and understanding while these are taking place. Please note that the theatre is unable to accept large items of luggage in their cloakrooms at this time. If you are travelling with such items, storage solutions are available throughout London.