The sets are reported as being lavish, elegant, and beautiful, and the talent (as always) is fantastic.
The show features Broadway stars Kate Baldwin and Paolo Montalban as the British schoolteacher and the King of Siam.
I've had my eye on this show for quite some time. I think it will be great. And so far all the critics bear out my thinking.
We are planning on going towards the end of the run, but I just got an offer too good to refuse that I had to share with you!
If you use the code “SIAMBLOG” when purchasing, you can get 50% off your tickets for Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday performances. Offer is subject to availability and not valid on previously purchased tickets or in combination with any other offer. #LyricKing
SPECIAL DISCOUNT CODE
This will definitely make you Whistle A Happy Tune!
(one of the many classic songs from the show)
Please see lyricopera.org/promo for full offer details. Code expires 5/19/2016.
For more information on The King and I, or to purchase tickets, visit www.lyricopera.org/kingandi.
You can also call the box office directly at 312-827-5600 for more information.
I also want to say that I took a look at the program, and they are doing everything they can to make this show accessible to kids. Here's a word-search from the program!
And here's a video clip with a number of review pull quotes.