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The King & I presented by The Culture House

Date/Time

Nov 16, 2017 to Nov 19, 2017

Description

East versus West makes for a dramatic, richly textured and ultimately uplifting tale of enormous fascination. It is 1862 in Siam when an English widow, Anna Leonowens, and her young son arrive at the Royal Palace in Bangkok, having been summoned by the King to serve as tutor to his many children and wives. The King is largely considered to be a barbarian by those in the West, and he seeks Anna's assistance in changing his image, if not his ways. With both keeping a firm grip on their respective traditions and values, Anna and the King grow to understand and, eventually, respect one another, in a truly unique love story. Along with the dazzling score, beautiful costumes and many many fun role, it is one of the all-time marvels of the musical stage. Music by Richard Rodgers. Book & Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II.

  • Thurs, Nov. 16th & Fri, Nov. 17th @ 7:00pm
  • Saturday, Nov. 18th @ 2:00pm and 7:00pm
  • Sunday, Nov. 19th @ 2:30pm

Location

View map Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center
87th and Metcalf
Overland Park, KS

Additional Information

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