Must-see musical: The King and I
The hit musical The King and I makes its way to Sydney this month, settling into its new home at the Opera House.
The King and I was hailed as ‘the most ravishing show you may ever see on Broadway’ when it opened in 1996 – and has been delighting and entertaining audiences ever since. The dazzling Sydney show is an exciting and fresh new take on the prestigious classic.
Created in Australia, The King and I is a story of love and joy set to one of the most glorious scores ever written. The delightful story follows Anna Leanowens who is brought to the court of Siam as a tutor to the King’s children.
In the play, the King of Siam (Teddy Tahu-Rhode) invites Anna (Lisa McCune) to educate his many children about Western customs and the English language. What follows is a story of growth, learning, hardships and love.
Starring acclaimed actress Lisa McCune and renowned international opera sensation Teddy Tahu-Rhode, the dazzling musical is filled with stunning scenery, magnificent costumes and world-class performers.
“Lisa McCune has never sounded or looked lovelier. She is a joy to behold. Unforgettable magic.” – The Australian
“Rhodes was wonderful…the chemistry between he and McCune was electric”
– Sunshine Coast Daily
“The King and I may well be the best musical you ever see, and I really do mean EVER.”
– Stage Whisper
If you’re looking to be entertained this spring you must book your tickets now.
Go to thekingandimusical.com.au