Rutland Youth Theatre presents: The King and I Opening Night

  • Paramount Theatre 30 Center Street Rutland, VT, 05701 United States

RUTLAND — Rutland Youth Theatre is proud to present 'The King and I' on December 9th and 10th at the Paramount Theatre in Rutland.

Music by Richard Rodgers. Book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein, II. Based on “Anna and the King” by Margaret Landon. Original Choregraphy by Jerome Robbins. 

Produced by Saskia Hagen Groom and directed by Mikki Lane, ‘The King and I’ tells the classic story of East meets West in 1862 in a dramatic, richly textured and ultimately uplifting tale of enormous fascination. An English widow is ordered by the King of Siam to tutor his many wives and children and to assist in changing his barbaric image. Each develop an understanding and eventually respect for one another in a truly unique love story. 

Musical Director is Melissa Chesnut-Tangerman, Choreographer is Tegan Waite. Stage Manager is Barb Lassen. 

Show times are December 9th at 7pm and December 10th at 2pm and 7pm at the Paramount Theatre, Rutland VT. Tickets just $10 children/seniors and $12 for adults.