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[Drawing of Yul Brynner (The King) and Gertrude Lawrence (Anna Leonowens) of The King and I in Theatre Arts, January, 1952]

Image ID: 1708221

[Drawing of Yul Brynner (The King) and Gertrude Lawrence (Anna Leonowens) of The King and I in Theatre Arts, January, 19... (January, 1952)

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Image Title

:  [Drawing of Yul Brynner (The King) and Gertrude Lawrence (Anna Leonowens) of The King and I in Theatre Arts, January, 1952]

Creator

: Leaver, Gardener, 1921-1990 -- Photographer

Published Date

: January, 1952

Notes

: Drawing by Gardner Leaver. Note 2.) Richard Rodgers project

Production Notes

: Previews began in New Haven on February 27, 1951, followed by previews in Boston. Opened on Broadway March 29, 1951at the Saint JamesTheatre, closing March 20, 1954. Yul Brynner originated the role of the King. Gertrude Lawrence, the original Anna, played the role from its opening through August 1952, prior to her hospitalization and subsequent death from liver cancer. Celeste Holm appeared in the production for six weeks during one of Lawr ....
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Source

: Billy Rose Theater Collection clipping file / Productions / The king and I

Location

: The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts / Billy Rose Theatre Division

Catalog Call Number

: *T-CLP

Digital ID

: 1708221

Record ID

: 1885040

Digital Item Published

: 5-22-2010; updated 3-25-2011

Rights Notice

: Copyright Gardner Leaver.

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