Play directory : KING AND I

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The information below is intended to give you a brief guide to the show and highlight some of the other The Mandy Network members who have also been involved in this show.

  • Author
    Oscar Hammerstein II
  • Written
    1951
  • Overview
    It springs from the memoirs of Anna Leonowens, governess to the children of King Mongkut of Siam in the early 1860s. The story is about the British schoolteacher, who is employed to modernize the country accordingly to the king's desire.
    The relationship between the King and Anna presents conflict throughout the musical; their love is never totally expressed.