MusicalComedyDramaRevivalBroadway
Opening Date
Apr 16, 2015
Closing Date
Jun 26, 2016
1st Preview
Mar 12, 2015
1st Preview
Mar 12, 2015
Previews
39
Performances
499
MusicalComedyDramaRevivalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Vivian Beaumont Theatre
(Apr 16, 2015 - Jun 26, 2016)

Setting
On the docks and in and around the Royal Palace in Bangkok. The 1860s.

Media
See all 6 photos
Music by Richard Rodgers; Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II; Book by Oscar Hammerstein II; Based on the novel "Anna and the King of Siam" by Margaret Landon; Music orchestrated by Robert Russell Bennett; Musical Director: Ted Sperling; Dance arrangements by Trude Rittman; Incidental Music Arranged by Trude Rittman
Directed by Bartlett Sher; Choreographed by Christopher Gattelli; Based on the Original Choreography by Jerome Robbins; Associate Director: Tyne Rafaeli; Associate Choreographer: Greg Zane
Scenic Design by Michael Yeargan; Costume Design by Catherine Zuber; Lighting Design by Donald Holder; Sound Design by Scott Lehrer; Hair and Wig Design by Tom Watson; Make-Up Design by Jon Carter; Associate Scenic Design: Mikiko Suzuki MacAdams; Associate Lighting Design: Karen Spahn; Associate Sound Design: Alex Neumann; Associate Make-Up Design: Fiona Mifsud; Assistant Scenic Design: Reid Thompson; Assistant Costume Design: Ryan Park, Shawn McCulloch and Wilberth Gonzalez; Assistant Lighting Design: Rachel K. Levy and Caroline Chao; Assistant Hair and Wig Design: Tommy Kurzman; Assistant Make-Up Design: Genavieve White; Moving Light Programmer: Victor Seastone
General Manager: Jessica Niebanck; Company Manager: Matthew Markoff; Associate Gen. Mgr: Meghan Lantzy; Assistant Co. Mgr: Jessica Fried
Production Manager: Paul Smithyman; Production Stage Manager: Jennifer Rae Moore; Associate Prod. Mgr: Shaminda Amarakoon; 1st Assistant Stage Manager: Lisa Ann Chernoff; 2nd Assistant Stage Manager: B. Bales Karlin and Katie Stevens; Assistant Prod. Mgr: Polina Minchuk
Musical Coordinator: David Lai; Conducted by Ted Sperling; Associate Conductor: Andrew Resnick; Assistant Conductor: Charles duChateau; Concert Master: Belinda Whitney; Violin: Lisa Matricardi, Karl Kawahara, Louise Owen, Matthew Lehmann and Rena Isbin; Viola: Liuh-Wen Ting and Debbie Shufelt-Dine; Cello: Peter Sachon and Charles duChateau; Bass: Lisa Stokes-Chin; Flute: Elizabeth Mann; Flute/Piccolo: Diva Goodfriend-Koven; Clarinet: Todd Palmer and Shari Hoffman; Clarinet/Bass Clarinet: Christopher Cullen; Oboe/English Horn: Keisuke Ikuma; Bassoon: Damian Primis; French Horn: Lawrence DiBello, Adam Krauthamer and Steven Sherts; Trumpet: John Chudoba, Jason Covey and Wayne duMaine; Trombone: Mark Patterson and Joël Vaïsse; Tuba: Morris Kainuma; Harp: Grace Paradise; Percussion: Daniel Haskins; Music Copying: Kaye-Houston Music
Casting: Telsey + Company and Abbie Brady-Dalton, CSA; LCT Director of Marketing: Linda Mason Ross; General Press Representative: Philip Rinaldi; Advertising: SPOTCo, Inc.; Marketing: SPOTCo, Inc.; Digital: SPOTCo, Inc.; Vocal & Dialect Coach: Deborah Hecht; Fight direction by Thomas Schall; Asian Movement Consultant: Jamie H. J. Guan; Dance Captain: Yuki Ozeki; Fight Captain: Brian Rivera; Assistant Dance Captain: Aaron J. Albano; Photographer: Paul Kolnik; Video Services: Fresh Produce Productions; Videographer: Frank Basile
This production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's The King and I is dedicated to the memory of Mary Rodgers Guettel
Anna Leonowens
Mar 12, 2015 - Apr 17, 2016
Ken Watanabe
Broadway debut
The King of Siam
Mar 12, 2015 - Jul 12, 2015
Sir Edward Ramsey
Prince Chulalongkorn
Captain Orton
Louis Leonowens
Mar 12, 2015 - Jan 17, 2016
Ruthie Ann Miles
Broadway debut
Lady Thiang
The Kralahome
Phra Alack
 
Propman
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Tuptim
Conrad Ricamora
Broadway debut
Lun Tha
Royal Child
Royal Child
Uncle Thomas
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
 
Royal Wife
 
Townsperson
Royal Wife
 
Townsperson
 
Archer
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
A Guard
 
Monk
 
Townsperson
 
Guard
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Royal Child
Royal Child
Royal Wife
 
Townsperson
 
Royal Singer
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
 
Royal Child
Angel/George
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
 
A Guard
 
Monk
 
Townsperson
Royal Wife
 
Townsperson
 
Royal Singer
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Royal Child
Royal Wife
 
Townsperson
 
Royal Singer
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Princess Ying Yaowalak
 
Royal Child
A Guard
 
Monk
 
Townsperson
 
Propman
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Topsy
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
 
Royal Wife
 
Townsperson
 
Monk
 
Townsperson
 
Propman
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
 
Monk
 
Townsperson
 
Guard
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Royal Wife
 
Townsperson
 
Royal Court Dancer
 
Archer
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Fan Dancer
 
Royal Wife
 
Townsperson
 
Dog
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Royal Wife
Mar 12, 2015 - May 31, 2015
 
Townsperson
Mar 12, 2015 - May 31, 2015
 
Royal Singer
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Mar 12, 2015 -
Royal Child
A Guard
 
Monk
 
Townsperson
 
Propman
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
 
Monk
 
Townsperson
 
Dog
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Royal Wife
 
Townsperson
 
Archer
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Royal Wife
 
Townsperson
 
Royal Singer
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Royal Child
Mar 12, 2015 - Jul 19, 2015
 
Monk
 
Townsperson
 
Guard
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Little Eva
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
 
Royal Wife
 
Townsperson
 
Monk
 
Townsperson
 
Royal Court Dancer
 
Dog
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Simon of Legree
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
 
A Guard
 
Monk
 
Townsperson
Royal Child
Eliza
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
 
Royal Wife
 
Townsperson
Royal Child
Standby: Betsy Morgan (Anna Leonowens)
Understudies: Edward Baker-Duly (Captain Orton), Adriana Braganza (Princess Ying Yaowalak), LaMae Caparas (Eliza), Andrew Cheng (Phra Alack, Angel/George), Olivia Chun (Princess Ying Yaowalak), Ali Ewoldt (Tuptim), Murphy Guyer (Sir Edward Ramsey), Cole Horibe (Phra Alack), James Ignacio (Louis Leonowens), Misa Iwama (Lady Thiang), Kelvin Moon Loh (Lun Tha), Paul HeeSang Miller (Lun Tha), Paul Nakauchi (The King of Siam), Rommel Pierre O'Choa (Sir Edward Ramsey, Simon of Legree), Marc Oka (The Kralahome), Yuki Ozeki (Uncle Thomas, Topsy, Little Eva), Diane Phelan (Tuptim), Sam Poon (Prince Chulalongkorn, Louis Leonowens), Brian Rivera (The King of Siam, The Kralahome, Captain Orton), Ann Sanders (Anna Leonowens, Lady Thiang), Atsuhisa Shinomiya (Angel/George), Michiko Takemasa (Eliza), Kei Tsuruharatani (Simon of Legree) and Rocco Wu (Prince Chulalongkorn)

Vivian Beaumont Theatre (Apr 16, 2015 - Jun 26, 2016)

Associate Prod. Mgr: Kevin Orzechowski
Conducted by Andrew Resnick; Associate Conductor: Charles duChateau; Viola: Mark Holloway; Assistant Conductor: Keisuke Ikuma
Assistant Dance Captain: Christopher Vo (Aug 11, 2015 - ?)

Cast

The King of Siam
May 03, 2016 - Jun 26, 2016
Anna Leonowens
Apr 19, 2016 - May 01, 2016
The King of Siam
Apr 19, 2016 - May 01, 2016
Anna Leonowens
May 03, 2016 - Jun 26, 2016
Phra Alack
 
Propman
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Dog
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
 
Fan Dancer
 
Royal Wife
 
Townsperson
Hana Colley
Broadway debut
Fan Dancer
 
Royal Child
Royal Child
Royal Child
Royal Child
Royal Wife
 
Townsperson
 
Royal Singer
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Royal Child
Jul 21, 2015 - ?
Topsy
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
 
Royal Wife
 
Townsperson
The King of Siam
Sep 29, 2015 - Mar 16, 2016
Royal Child
Royal Wife
Jun 02, 2015 - Jun 14, 2015
 
Townsperson
Jun 02, 2015 - Jun 14, 2015
 
Royal Singer
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Jun 02, 2015 - Jun 14, 2015
 
Royal Singer
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Jun 23, 2015 - Jul 05, 2015
 
Royal Singer
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Jul 14, 2015 - ?
 
Royal Wife
Jul 14, 2015 - ?
 
Townsperson
Jul 14, 2015 - ?
The King of Siam
Jul 14, 2015 - Sep 27, 2015
 
Monk
 
Townsperson
 
Dog
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
A Guard
 
Monk
 
Townsperson
 
Propman
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Fan Dancer
 
Royal Wife
 
Townsperson
 
Dog
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Archer
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
 
Royal Wife
 
Townsperson
 
Royal Court Dancer
Royal Wife
Jun 16, 2015 - ?
 
Townsperson
Jun 16, 2015 - ?
 
Royal Singer
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Jun 16, 2015 - ?
A Guard
 
Monk
 
Townsperson
 
Dog
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Jul 07, 2015 - ?
Royal Child
Simon of Legree
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
 
A Guard
 
Monk
 
Townsperson
Royal Court Dancer
Jul 07, 2015 - ?
Royal Wife
 
Townsperson
 
Royal Singer
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Captain Orton
Emily Stillings
Broadway debut
Royal Wife
 
Townsperson
 
Archer
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Louis Leonowens
Jan 19, 2016 - Jun 26, 2016
Angel/George
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Jul 07, 2015 - ?
The King of Siam
Mar 17, 2016 - Apr 17, 2016
Archer
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
 
Royal Wife
 
Townsperson
 
Royal Court Dancer
Kelli Youngman
Broadway debut
Royal Wife
 
Townsperson
 
Archer
"Small House of Uncle Thomas" Ballet
Standby: Analisa Leaming (Anna Leonowens, Anna Leonowens)
Understudies: Aaron J. Albano (Simon of Legree), Alan Ariano (The Kralahome), Korey Buecheler (Uncle Thomas, Topsy, Little Eva), Billy Bustamante (Lun Tha), Bonale Fambrini (Louis Leonowens, Prince Chulalongkorn), MaryAnn Hu (Lady Thiang), Q Lim (Tuptim, Tuptim, Tuptim), Kelvin Moon Loh (Phra Alack), Tony Marin (Prince Chulalongkorn), Arisa Odaka (Uncle Thomas, Topsy, Little Eva), Autumn Ogawa (Uncle Thomas, Topsy, Little Eva), Yuki Ozeki (Eliza), Bobby Pestka (Phra Alack), Diane Phelan (Tuptim, Tuptim), Ann Sanders (Lady Thiang), Julius Sermonia (Lun Tha), Alicia Shumway (Tuptim), Rocco Sisto (Sir Edward Ramsey), Christopher Vo (Simon of Legree, Angel/George) and Minami Yusui (Little Eva, Topsy, Uncle Thomas)
Act 1
Sung By
I Whistle a Happy Tune
Anna Leonowens and Louis Leonowens
My Lord and Master
Tuptim
Hello, Young Lovers
Anna Leonowens
March of the Siamese Children
Orchestra
A Puzzlement
The King of Siam
The Royal Bangkok Academy
Royal Children and Wives
Getting to Know You
Anna Leonowens, Royal Children and Wives
We Kiss in a Shadow
Lun Tha and Tuptim
A Puzzlement (Reprise)
Prince Chulalongkorn and Louis Leonowens
Shall I Tell You What I Think of You?
Anna Leonowens
Something Wonderful
Lady Thiang
Act 2
Sung By
Western People Funny
Lady Thiang and Royal Wives
I Have Dreamed
Lun Tha and Tuptim
Hello, Young Lovers (Reprise)
Anna Leonowens
The Small House of Uncle Thomas
Tuptim, Royal Singers and Dancers
Song of The King
Anna Leonowens and The King of Siam
Shall We Dance
Anna Leonowens and The King of Siam
I Whistle a Happy Tune (Reprise)
Anna Leonowens

Tony Award®

 

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical

2015 Nominee
Ken Watanabe

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical

2015 Winner
Kelli O'Hara

Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical

2015 Winner
Ruthie Ann Miles
 

Best Choreography

2015 Nominee
Choreographed by Christopher Gattelli
 

Best Direction of a Musical

2015 Nominee
Directed by Bartlett Sher
 

Best Scenic Design of a Musical

2015 Nominee
Scenic Design by Michael Yeargan

Best Costume Design of a Musical

2015 Winner
Costume Design by Catherine Zuber
 

Best Lighting Design of a Musical

2015 Nominee
Lighting Design by Donald Holder

Drama Desk Award

 

Outstanding Sound Design in a Musical

2015 Nominee
Sound Design by Scott Lehrer
Season:
Week Ending Gross % Gross Pot. Attendance % Capacity # Previews # Perf.
Statistics supplied are courtesy of The Broadway League.
PRODUCTIONS

More Productions by Opening Date