Don’t miss Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “The King and I” at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, running now through August 20. This Tony Award-winning musical will be performed in the Opera House theater, which will only help to make it an unforgettable experience.
“The King and I” is Rodgers and Hammerstein’s masterpiece tale of the interesting relationship between the King of Siam and a British schoolteacher, set in 1860s Bangkok. Beautiful direction from Tony Award winner Bartlett Sher is sure to captivate audiences, as will the assortment of fan favorite tunes like “Getting to Know You,” I Whistle a Happy Tune,” “Shall We Dance” and of course, “Something Wonderful.” The show will run for approximately two hours and 45 minutes, including a 15-minute intermission. Tickets range from $49 to $159. The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is located at 2700 F Street Northwest in Washington, DC.