The King and I

The King and I Sold Out

This show is no longer running at The London Palladium.

Final Three Weeks Added – Limited Engagement Must End 29 September

Don’t miss the multi-award winning and critically acclaimed Lincoln Center Theater’s production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s The King And I, now playing at The London Palladium until 29 September.

Making their West End debuts are the original Broadway stars; reprising her Tony Award-winning performance and ‘Broadway musical’s undisputed Queen’ (The Sunday Times), Kelli O’Hara (Anna), Tony and Oscar nominee Ken Watanabe (The King). The role of Lady Thiang will be shared by Ruthie Ann Miles (who won a Tony Award for her performance on Broadway) and stage and screen actress Naoko Mori (Torchwood, Everest, Absolutely Fabulous). Also joining the cast are major Japanese film and television star Takao Osawa as the Kralahome, trusted adviser to The King of Siam, and West End star of Aladdin, Dean John-Wilson and Na-Young Jeon as the young lovers, Lun Tha and Tuptim.

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Set in 1860s Bangkok, the musical tells the story of the unconventional and 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 one of the finest scores ever written including; Whistle a Happy Tune, Getting to Know You, and Shall We Dance, and featuring a company of over 50 world-class performers, The King and I is a testament to the lavish heritage of gloriously romantic musical theatre.

The greatest musical from the golden age of musicals. A once in a life time opportunity – book now for performances to 29th September.

Important information

Performance starts at 7pm

RUNNING TIME 2 hours, 55 minutes (including a 20 min interval)

The auditorium has an air cooling system.

BOX OFFICE 020 7087 7757
ACCESS 020 7087 7966 / [email protected]
GROUPS 020 7087 7763 / [email protected]

CUSTOMER SERVICES If you have made a booking and need any further assistance please email [email protected] or call 020 7087 7958.

Please note telephone lines are open Monday to Friday from 9am-5:30pm and on Saturdays from 10am-4pm.

AGE RECOMMENDATION 5+ This show is recommended for an audience of all ages. As an advisory to adults who may bring young people, the show is suitable for ages 5 and up. All persons entering the theatre, regardless of age, must have a ticket. Babes-in-arms are not admitted to the auditorium. All children must be old enough to occupy their own seats.

Please note the producers cannot guarantee the appearance of any particular artist. This schedule is subject to change and may be affected by contracts, holiday, illness or events beyond the producers’ control.

On Monday 13 August, Tuesday 14 August, Monday 27 August, Wednesday 29 August (evening performance), Monday 17 September and Wednesday 26 September (matinee performance) Ms Kelli O’Hara will not be appearing and Ms Annalene Beechey will be playing Anna Leonowens.

On Thursday 30 August and Thursday 6, 13, 20 & 27 September (evening performances) Mr Ken Watanabe will not be appearing and Mr Takao Osawa will be playing The King of Siam. Mr Kok-Hwa Lie will be playing the Kralahome.

‘Five stars for a sumptuous King and I. Book now. It’s a hit’
★ ★ ★ ★ ★

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