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Lincoln Center is great

Saw it five years ago or so on a nice hot fall day with mom. It's an amazing story to see on stage... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2016
MIZT13
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Long Island, New York
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Love this show!

I was surprised with tickets to see The King and I and was so excited to see it and Daniel Dae Kim... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2016
mad155
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DC
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 7 February 2016

As a native New Yorker ( I currently live in DC under job duress) I have seen many Broadway plays and some of the best - Cats, La Cage, Phantom etc- the original casts. This play is equal to them. It is truly outstanding and...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2016

Scenery and set are excellent with stunning opening. O'Hara well-suited to her role and diction clear. However, the King was inaudible at times and spoiled the performance as the story became difficult to follow. The whole musical has a very dated feel to it and,...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Fast moving and colourful. The whole thing was spoilt by the inaudible presentation by Ken Watanabe as the King. I could understand one word in 10 so the story lost a lot of its continuity. Had I not seen the original film with the talented...More

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Reviewed 28 April 2018

I saw this performance at Lincoln Center a few years ago. It is the epitome of a Broadway theater experience. The costumes, sets and amazing talent are unbelievable . And a show at Lincoln Center is a treat on any night.

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Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Saw it five years ago or so on a nice hot fall day with mom. It's an amazing story to see on stage no matter what cast you saw. Enjoyable stage production that everyone should see. Love the classic show revivals.......

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Reviewed 11 August 2016

I was surprised with tickets to see The King and I and was so excited to see it and Daniel Dae Kim - he did an amazing job as the King of Siam and it being at the Lincoln Center was the cherry on top....More

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Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Had actually wanted to see Hamilton but went to The King and I because it was the only one I could find last minute tickets for. I didn't think I would enjoy it that much (having watched the movie on repeat a million times over...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2016

For a couple of hours you will be immersed into the magical story of the King and I. The theatre is very cosy and everything from the beautiful costumes to the realistic setting to the amazing actors made is absolutely worth the time and money....More

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Reviewed 19 July 2016

"The King and I" is a classic! It has been on Broadway many times and Yul Brinner, the late iconic actor, performed it on many unforgettable occasions. Last June, I attended one of the last performances of "The King and I" on Lincoln Center Theater...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2016

I loved this play!! wonderful actors and a small, intimate theater. Very worth the ticket price, easy to find theater.

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Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

We had the pleasure and joy of seeing the King and I at Lincoln Center's Vivian Beaumont Theatre. The show was just fantastic! My family and I, connoisseurs of Broadway shows and musicals for more than five decades, thought it was amongst the best we...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2016

I've been wanting to see this show for ages and am SOOOOO glad I did! The stage, costuming, music - everything - was out of this world. It's a long show (about 3 hours including intermission), but it went by quickly and was truly captivating....More

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Upper West Side
Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the
Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a
quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of
downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the
city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the
American Museum of Natural History, which has been
welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for
over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center,
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blueborage
29 August 2016|
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Response from Braave1982 | Reviewed this property |
King and I is on tour.
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strawberry1005
25 June 2016|
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Response from Jean B | Reviewed this property |
I can't answer that. I suppose they are normal theater size.
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strawberry1005
25 June 2016|
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Response from MusicTraveler2010 | Reviewed this property |
The seats are a bit tight. If you can choose a seat I'd recommend an aisle seat. Also, you may find some seats that are next to empty seats, especially in a side section and upstairs.
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