Olney Theatre Company’s ‘The King and I’ Extends Through January 5, 2014 by Heather Latiri

Olney Theatre Center Announces Extension of 

'Shall We Dance?' Paolo Montalban (The King) and Eileen Ward (Anna). Photo by  Stan Barouh.
‘Shall We Dance?’ Paolo Montalban (The King) and Eileen Ward (Anna). Photo by Stan Barouh.

Due to the positive response it has garnered from audiences and the multitude of almost sold-out shows, Olney Theatre Center announces the extension of its current production, The King and I. The show, which opened on November 14, 2013 is now set to run through January 5, 2014.

Eileen Ward (Anna) and the children. Photo by Sonia Matthew.
Eileen Ward (Anna) and the children. Photo by Sonia Matthew.

Additional show dates have been scheduled as follows:

• Tuesday, December 31 (matinee) — 2:00 pm
•    Tuesday, December 31 (evening) — 7:30 pm
•    Wednesday, January 1 (matinee) — 3:00 pm
•    Thursday, January 2 (evening) — 7:00 pm
•    Friday, January 3 (evening) — 7:00 pm
•    Saturday, January 4 (matinee) — 2:00 pm
•    Saturday, January 4 (evening) — 8:00 pm
•    Sunday, January 5 (matinee) — 2:00 pm


All performance are at Olney Theatre Center, 2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Road, in Olney, MD  

TICKET PRICES: Tickets are $32.50-$75. Discounts available for groups, seniors, military, and students.

The King and I is recommended for audiences 5 and up.

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Olney Theatre Center, celebrating its 75th Anniversary in 2013, is an award-winning, nonprofit, Equity theatre. Located just north of Washington, D.C. in arts-rich Montgomery County, Maryland, Olney Theatre Center offers a diverse array of professional productions year-round. Olney Theatre Center is situated on 14 acres in the heart of the beautiful Washington-Baltimore-Frederick “triangle,” within easy access of all three cities. Olney Theatre Center is home to the National Players, America’s longest-running touring company and led by Artistic Director Jason Loewith and Managing Director Amy Marshall. For more information please visit our website.

Follow Olney Theatre Center on Twitter @olneytheatre or twitter.com/olneytheatreand on Facebook at facebook.com/olneytheatre

The King and I is made possible in part by contributions from production sponsors Vernon L. Skinner, Jr., Kathleen Quinn & Senator Jennie and Mr. William Forehand.

‘Shall We Schmooze?’ Eileen Ward on Playing Anna in ‘The King and I’ at Olney Theatre Center by Joel Markowitz.Directing ‘The King and I’ At Olney Theatre Center By Mark Waldrop.Amanda Gunther’s review of The King and I on DCMetroTheaterArts.https://youtu.be/WipTy6oKSdA


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