Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King and I Tickets
About Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King and I
With a sweeping story of friendship set against the epic backdrop of Siam's struggles against colonialism, Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King and I is an enduring Broadway classic. Snag your cheap Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King and I tickets here for a captivating evening whisked away to Bangkok.
A dramatic tale of national struggle
Based on a real life story, The King and I tells the tale of a British governess who helps the King of Siam tread the waters of tradition and modernity in a world of European colonialism. Though Anna Leonowens and the King struggle to understand each other, they develop a deep friendship. With the British threatening to take control of Siam, Anna helps the King establish his country's sovereignty. However, a fateful decision made by the King drives the two apart, leading to a bittersweet conclusion of Anna's life in Bangkok.
A musical decorated with Tonys
The musical was written by Rodgers and Hammerstein as a star vehicle for actress Gertrude Lawrence, who captivated audiences with her dazzling charisma. First opening in 1951 at the St. James Theatre, the musical snagged three Tony Awards. It has produced Broadway classics like "Getting to Know You" and "Shall We Dance?"
After an award-winning revival in 2015, The King & I has taken to the road, bringing the magic of 1860s Siam to the whole country. Purchase your cheap Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King and I tickets today to reserve your seat for an unforgettable night of Broadway.