To play Anna in 'The King and I,' Kelly's gotten an education
The Boston Globe
Laura Michelle Kelly, who plays the headstrong English governess Anna Leonowens in the national tour of “The King and I,” has been reading passages in her dressing room each night from the memoirs of the real-life figure on whom her character is based.
'The King and I' still rules at the Opera House
Fall River Herald News
One day I wish to build a fence around Siam. Next day, maybe let the rest of the world in.”That statement – made by King Mongkut of Siam – may sound like ...
'The King and I' comes to Pittsburgh as a classic in the best sense
“The King and I” starts big, as a steamship glides into the harbor of Bangkok against a fiery red sky. Afterwards, this national tour production refines its visuals — some ornate columns here, the overhead branches of a willow tree there. Yet the ...
Florence Little Theatre presents the musical “The King and I.”
WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC
Set in 1860's Bangkok, the musical tells the story of the King of Siam and school teacher Anna Leonowens, whom the modernist King, in an imperialistic world, brings to Siam to teach his many wives and children. Production dates are: Friday, April 21st ...