Monday, April 12, 2010

Dixie Carter in a Memphis production of THE KING & I

Posted By on Mon, Apr 12, 2010 at 1:01 PM

This fantastic piece of Memphis Theater history comes to us courtesy of veteran performer Ron Gephart. Carter played Tuptim, a young girl given as a gift to the King of Siam by the King of Burma. Those with keen eyes will note that Memphis actor/director Barry Fuller is also in the cast playing The King's secretary Phra Alack.

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According to Fuller, "Dixie was glorious as Tuptim."

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