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San Mateo Performing Arts Center
600 North Delaware St San Mateo, CA 94401
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"The King and I"
46 ratings
4.7 average rating
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37 events
9 reviews
4 stars
attended Jul 17 2009

Leads were strong.

Orchestra was mostly good but some weak sections detracted from overall quality.

Excellent production overall.

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6 reviews
5 stars
attended Jul 18 2009

I have to agree with the pervious comment...I too am always impressed with Broadway By the Bay. They do a fabulous job. The acting is always believable and the props are very detailed. In addition, i have never been given bad seats from Goldstar....continued

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2 reviews
5 stars
attended Jul 18 2009

I am always impressed with Broadway by the Bay and the productions that they put on. This was no exception. I was pleased with our seats and the production was phenomonal. The only complaint that I have (and have had in the past) is that the...continued

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Book and Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II

Music by Richard Rodgers

Based on “Anna and the King of Siam” by Margaret Landon

Original Choreography by Jerome Robbins

In 1862 Siam, an English widow named Anna and her young son arrive at the Royal Palace in Bangkok. Anna has been summoned by the King of Siam to tutor his many children and wives. Can Anna and the King stay true to their own cultures while learning from each other? One of the great musical love stories of our time, The King and I is a richly textured and uplifting tale with a gorgeous score that includes “Getting to Know You,” “Shall We Dance,” and “Hello Young Lovers.”

About the Ticket Supplier: Broadway By The Bay

Broadway By the Bay is the only major musical theatre company between San Francisco and Palo Alto producing full-scale musical productions using local talents. They are committed to producing the highest-quality shows while maintaining accessibility to their community through affordable ticket prices. In their 50-year history they have received numerous awards and countless acclamations, but none as valued and important than the continued patronage by their community.