Menchu Lauchengco-Yulo and Nonie Buencamino will stage their final performances of The King and I

The First Lady of Philippine Musical Theatre Ms. Menchu Lauchengco-Yulo (right frame, rightmost), signs a copy of the recently launched The King And I-Something Wonderful coffee table book. She is joined in this photo by fellow lead stars (right frame, L-R) Bo Cerrudo and Nonie Buencamino during its launch at Resorts World Manila. Learn about s


"The King and I, the third stage triumph of Resorts World Manila (RWM), is down to its final performances this May. The 25th ALIW Awards Best Musical will mount its final shows on May 24, 8PM; May 25, 2PM and 7PM; and May 26, 2PM.

"Topbilled by stage icons Nonie Buencamino and Menchu Lauchengco-Yulo, with Bo Cerrudo and Shiela Valderrama, catch the remaining shows of The King and I at the state-of-the-art Newport Performing Arts Theater and expect more emphatic performances as the cast give it their all until it stages its final curtain call.

"Furthermore, The King and I coffee table book, Something Wonderful is now available at all National Bookstores outlets and at the NPAT Vestibule during the last dates of The King And I performances on May 24 and 25, and at the final show on the 26th.

"Meanwhile, as Resorts World Manila’s staunch support continues for Philippine performing arts and theater culture while championing world-class Filipino talents, another musical spectacle is set to captivate audiences come October. Cinderella, the next RWM major production, will be headlined by Karylle and Christian Bautista.

"The King and I tickets are available at the RWM Box Office. Visit or call Tel. No. (02) 908-8833 for more information."

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