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[Photograph of the Liberty Music Shop window display advertising the cast album of The King and I]

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[Photograph of the Liberty Music Shop window display advertising the cast album of The King and I]  [King and I (musical), by Rodgers & Hammerstein] (195?)

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Image Title

:  [Photograph of the Liberty Music Shop window display advertising the cast album of The King and I]

Alternate Title

: King and I (musical), by Rodgers & Hammerstein

Created Date

: 195?

Notes

: Original run: rehearsal, publicity and audition shots. Note 2.) Richard Rodgers project Note 3.) Uncredited photograph.

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 Theatre Collection photograph file / Productions / The King and I (musical), by Rodgers & Hammerstein

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: *T PHO B

Digital ID

: 1712913

Record ID

: 1888114

Digital Item Published

: 5-22-2010; updated 5-8-2012

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