The King and I (Broadway, Broadway Theatre, 1985) | Playbill

The King and I


SYNOPSIS: Welsh schoolteacher Anna Leonowens travels from England to Siam to serve as governess to the king's many children. Their clash of wills and the lessons they learn from each other are examined in this Rodgers and Hammerstein musical, based on Leonowens's account of her experiences.
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Outer Critics Circle
1996 Outstanding Lighting Design Winner
Tony Award
1985 Best Direction of a Musical Nominee
1985 Special Award Winner
1985 Best Featured Actress in a Musical Nominee


(as of Jun 23, 1985) Total Current Gross: $725,343.00 Highest Weekly Gross: $407,169.00 (Week Ending Jun 9, 1985)   Average Ticket Price: $40.24 Average % Capacity: 80.76%


Week Ending Week Number This Week Gross Potential Gross Diff $ Avg Ticket Top Ticket Seats Sold Seats in Theatre Perfs Previews % Cap This Week Diff % cap
Jun 23, 1985 3 $318,174.00 $0.00 -$88,995.00 $39.65 $0.00 8,025 1,765 5 0 90.93% 20.33%

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