The King and I

The King and I

August 6 - 12

All performances begin at 8:15pm

Rodgers and Hammerstein's captivating and timeless East-meets-West musical treasure includes "Something Wonderful," "Shall We Dance?" and "Getting to Know You."

Cultures collide as Anna struggles to find her place in the exotic Siamese world of beauty and grand tradition, ruled by a King whom she must learn to serve and understand.

Kevin Gray, playing The King of Siam, returns to The Muny after previously playing the Engineer in Miss Saigon (2001). Making her Muny debut as Anna Leonowens is Laura Michelle Kelly. Rounding out the cast are Joan Almedilla as Lady Thiang, Joshua Dela Cruz as Lun Tha, and Alan Ariano as the Kralahome.

The King and I is directed by Rob Ruggiero

All performances begin at 8:15pm and end at approximately 11:00pm.

Pirates! (or, Gilbert & Sullivan Plunder'd)

The Muny premiere of

Pirates! (or, Gilbert & Sullivan Plunder'd)

July 30 - August 5

All performances begin at 8:15pm

Swashbuckling pirates! A curse! Caribbean comedy!

The Muny premiere of Pirates! (or, Gilbert & Sullivan Plunder'd) is a new version of Gilbert and Sullivan's The Pirates of Penzance. The spirit and songs of the original have been revamped within a rousing and riotous Caribbean setting that supplies greater adventure, bigger laughs and non-stop entertainment. The Muny will be presenting the fourth U.S. production of this exciting show!

Hunter Foster makes his Muny debut as the Pirate King. Joining him is Broadway veteran Ed Dixon as General Stanley, and Kathy Fitzgerald as Ruth. Rounding out the cast are Alan Mingo Jr. as The Sergeant, Analisa Leaming as Mabel, and Jay Armstrong Johnston as Frederic.

Pirates! (or, Gilbert & Sullivan Plunder'd) is directed by Gordon Greenberg.

All performances begin at 8:15pm and end at approximately 10:25pm.

Thoroughly Modern Millie

The Muny premiere of

Thoroughly Modern Millie

June 18 - 24

All performances begin at 8:15pm

When a small-town girl arrives in New York City to lead a new, thoroughly modern lifestyle, adventure ensues! Thoroughly Modern Millie is a big, fun-filled show with energetic dance numbers, fabulous flappers, and the spectacle of 1920s New York. Winner of six Tony® Awards, including Best Musical.

Broadway veteran Tari Kelly stars as Millie Dillmount. She is joined by Tony® Award winning actress Beth Leavel as Mrs. Meers, and legendary performer Leslie Uggams reprising her Broadway role of Muzzy. Also appearing are Andrew Samonsky as Jimmy, Megan McGinnis as Miss Dorothy, Stephen Buntrock as Trevor Graydon, Francis Jue as Ching Ho, Darren Lee as Bun Foo and Tory Ross as Miss Flannery.

Thoroughly Modern Millie is directed by Marc Bruni and choreographed by Chris Bailey.

In The Press…

Leslie Uggams To Star At The Muny

Tony® and Emmy® Award-winning actress and singer Leslie Uggams will reprise her critically acclaimed Broadway role of Muzzy in the 2012 Muny premiere of Thoroughly Modern Millie, June 18 - 24. Leslie was last seen at The Muny in the 1977 production of Guys and Dolls.

"I am thrilled to welcome Leslie back to the Muny stage," commented Mike Isaacson, Muny executive producer. "Her unique style and grace, joined with her amazing talent, brings an electricity to the role of Muzzy. She is a true legend in the entertainment industry and the Muny audience is in for a real treat."

"It's wonderful to be returning to The Muny and to such a delightful role," says Leslie Uggams. "Muzzy is one of those bon vivant, larger-than-life characters, and her songs are torchy and bluesy and lots of fun. It was a great experience for me to be in Thoroughly Modern Millie on Broadway, and I look forward to revisiting the show in such a great theatre as The Muny."



The Muny production premiere of


June 25 - July 1

All performances begin at 8:15pm

Merry murderesses Roxie Hart and Velma Kelly electrify the grand Muny stage! This Tony®- and Oscar®-winning international smash hit tells a jazzy tale of how murder can feed celebrity. Number one pick on the Muny survey for years, Chicago features extraordinary choreography and a brilliant score by Kander and Ebb.

Broadway sensations Patti Murin and Natascia Diaz star as Roxy Hart and Velma Kelly. Justin Guarini as Billy Flynn joins them. Also appearing are Jackie Hoffman as Mama Morton, Patti Cohenour as Mary Sunshine and Dean Christopher as Amos Hart.

Chicago is directed and choreographed by Denis Jones.

All performances begin at 8:15pm and end at approximately 10:40pm.


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