The King and I will be performed at the Walnut Street Theatre in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on November 8th, 2011 through January 8th, 2012.
The King and I has captured the hearts of many, young and older, with its charming story of the British governess brought into the court of Siam to teach the King’s many children. Once inside the magnificence of the Royal Palace, Anna and the King understand one another and learn about each other's cultures.
The unique love story is told with one of the most glorious and unforgettable scores ever written. The beloved songs and sweeping melodies from the show include: 'The March of the Siamese Children', 'Getting to Know You', 'I Whistle a Happy Tune', 'Hello Young Lovers' and the memorable 'Shall We Dance'. This impressive new production assures to be the musical event of the holiday season!