Lincoln Center Theater has released a teaser for the upcoming Broadway revival of Rodgers and Hammerstein's The King and I, starring five-time Tony Award nominee Kelli O'Hara and Ken Watanabe. The duo offer a glimpse of the show's rousing song "Shall We Dance?"
Bartlett Sher, who earned a Tony Award for the 2008 Lincoln Center Theater Broadway revival of South Pacific, will helm The King and I, which will begin previews March 12 at the Vivian Beaumont Theater. The production will officially open April 16.
O'Hara (The Bridges of Madison County, South Pacific, The Light in the Piazza) will star as Anna Leonowens opposite Watanabe in his Broadway debut as the King of Siam.
Read more about the revival, which boasts a cast of more than 50, here.
Playbill Staff (2015, Februrary 17). Watch Sparks Fly in Kelli O'Hara and Ken Watanabe's "Shall We Dance?" King and I Revival Teaser (Video). Retrieved from Playbill.com: http://bit.ly/1JprcRQ