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The King and I

Overview

Music and Lyrics presents Curve Theatre Leicester’s production of
Rodgers & Hammerstein’s
The King and I
Music by Richard Rodgers
Book and Lyrics by Oscar...

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Running time: 2h 20m including interval

Overview

Music and Lyrics presents Curve Theatre Leicester’s production of
Rodgers & Hammerstein’s
The King and I
Music by Richard Rodgers
Book and Lyrics by Oscar...

Read More

Running time: 2h 20m including interval

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Location

New Victoria Theatre, Woking, Peacocks Centre
The Ambassadors,Peacocks Centre,GU21 6GQ

The King and I

Music and Lyrics presents Curve Theatre Leicester’s production of
Rodgers & Hammerstein’s
The King and I
Music by Richard Rodgers
Book and Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein

Starring Ramon Tikaram and Josefina Gabrielle.

The King and I is loved as one of the greatest musicals of all time.  Seen by millions of people across the world since it was first performed in 1951, when it was showered with awards and became the blockbuster Hollywood movie, its glorious soundtrack is still a best seller today.

The heart-warming story of the British governess brought to the court of Siam to tutor the King’s many children is told using one of the most beautiful scores ever written with sweeping melodies such as The March of the Siamese Children, Shall We Dance, I Whistle A Happy Tune, Hello Young Lovers and the unforgettable Getting To Know You.

This breath-taking new production from the Curve Theatre, Leicester, directed by Paul Kerryson, is a lavish, grand-scale spectacle. With giant gold Buddhas, sumptuous costumes, a chorus of adorable children, acrobatic dancers and live music this beautiful production guarantees standing ovations.

The King and I stars Ramon Tikaram as the The King of Siam, whose West End credits include Bombay Dreams, Judas in Jesus Christ Superstar and TV’s This Life and Josefina Gabrielle as Anna whose musical highlights include The Witches of Eastwick, Sweet Charity and the lead in Oklahoma! at the National Theatre.

'A full-blown spectacle with classy West End production values and a considerable wow factor'  The Guardian

'Paul Kerryson’s lush, spectacular revival of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s musical... elegant, splendid and admirable'  The Times

'The scale and splendour of this show will blow you away”  Mail on Sunday

 

Based on the novel entitled ANNA AND THE KING OF SIAM
Original Orchestrations by Robert Russell Bennett
New Orchestrations by Julian Kelly
Presented by arrangement with JOSEF WEINBERGER LIMITED on behalf of R&H THEATRICALS of New York

 

The King and I

Tickets are subject to booking / transaction fees, details of which are given during the purchase process.

The King and I Access

Booking Information

Access Booking line: 0800 912 6971

New Victoria Theatre Visual Story: a visual resource to help prepare visitors for a new experience and to help them become familiar with new surroundings and what to expect. Click here to download it

Access Performances
  • Audio Description None scheduled
  • Sign Language Interpreted None scheduled
  • Captioned None scheduled
  • SUR Titles None scheduled
  • Relaxed Performances None scheduled
Venue Access Information

There are nine wheelchair spaces in the back row of the Royal Circle and one wheelchair space in the Stalls. It is advisable to book wheelchair spaces in advance.

- There is level access to the Box Office, bars, toilets and back row of the Royal Circle.
- There is lift access to the Stalls.
- The Upper Circle is only accessible via the stairs, there is no lift access.

The New Victoria Theatre auditorium is equipped with Sennheiser MobileConnect WiFi sound amplification system. MobileConnect uses WiFi to deliver superior quality audio to a smart device such as an iPod or iPhone, either through headphones or via a necklace for hearing aid users. Devices can be booked via the box office in advance, alternatively patrons can download the Sennheiser MobileConnect app and use their own device.

Induction Loop Necklace

Suitable for persons wearing a hearing aid, the induction loop necklace is worn around the neck. Whilst wearing the necklace switch your hearing aid to the 'T' setting and the sound is amplified. The necklace has an adjustable volume control.

Headset

Sound is amplified sound through headphones. Suitable for persons without a hearing aid.

Guide, hearing and other working dogs are welcome in all parts of the theatre.

There are accessible toilets on all three levels of the venue.

New Victoria Theatre, Woking Information

New Victoria Theatre, Woking
  • Undercover parking for 2,500 cars is available in the Peacocks Shopping Centre. For details on parking charges visit: www.woking.gov.uk/council/parking
  • There are nine wheelchair spaces in the back row of the Royal Circle and one wheelchair space in the Stalls. It is advisable to book wheelchair spaces in advance. - There is level access to the Box Office, bars, toilets and back row of the Royal Circle. - There is lift access to the Stalls. - The Upper Circle is only accessible via the stairs, there is no lift access. Audio Described Performances Spamalot Sat 11 Feb 2.30pm Legally Blonde Wed 9 May 7.30pm Sister Act Wed 29 Aug 7.30pm British Sign Language Performances Yes Prime Minister Sat 25 Feb 2.30pm Captioned Performances Spamalot Thu 9 Feb 7.30pm Legally Blonde Wed 16 May 7.30pm
  • There are three bars in the theatre and a Friends Bar for our Friends of the Theatre.
  • There is lift access between the Stalls and Royal Circle.
  • There are areas available to hire within the theatre.
  • There is no cloakroom available at this venue.
New Victoria Theatre

The Ambassadors
Peacocks Centre
Woking
Surrey
GU21 6GQ


Directions

By car:

The New Victoria Theatre is attached to the Peacocks Centre in central Woking, easily accessible from the M25 (Jct 10,11), M3 (Jct 3) and A3. Undercover parking for 2,500 cars is available in the Peacocks. The Blue car park is the closest to the theatres / cinemas, the entrance for both being found on level one. For details on parking charges visit Woking Council's Parking website.

By train:

Frequent trains from London Waterloo and towns in the surrounding area. Woking BR is five minutes walk away. Train information: 08457 484950 (24 hours) or check your train times on-line via The Rail Track web site.

By bus or coach:

The limited space for coaches to drop off directly outside the theatres is reserved for groups with mobility difficulties. Please contact the Groups Hotline 0333 009 5386  (Calls charged at local rate) for a permit for this space or for details of alternative coach parking facilities.


Contact Information
Telephone Booking : 0844 871 7645

Calls cost 7p per minute, plus your phone company's access charge.

Groups Bookings : 0333 009 5386

Calls charged at local rate.

Access Bookings : 0800 912 6971

Stage Door / Admin:* : 01483 545999

Security

ATG continues to make the safety and security of its customers and staff a priority.  As such, please bear in mind that we may undertake bag checks, so recommend you leave extra time to avoid queues, and refrain from bringing suitcases rucksacks and large bags into the Theatre. Many thanks for your cooperation.

Important Notice About Travelling To The Theatre

There are currently roadworks around the New Victoria Theatre that could disrupt your journey. Please take a look at the links below to plan your journey and leave enough time to arrive at the theatre before your show.

Woking Borough Council - Road closures and diversions

Surrey Country Council – Roadworks

Latecomers Policy

Can customers please note that there is a latecomers policy for some theatre performances, so customers arriving late may not be admitted into the theatre until a suitable interval.

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