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The King & I: a Hunk of Burnin' Love

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Presented by IndyFringe at Indyfringe Basile Theatre, Indianapolis IN

Aug 18 - 27 2017
The King & I: a Hunk of Burnin' Love

Part of the Indyfringe Theatre Festival, and in celebration of the 40th anniversary of Elvis Week.

After Melvin experiences an Elvis-related miracle, he changes his name to Melvis Praisely, starts an Elvis evangelical church, and rockets to cult-like superstardom, facing many of the same obstacles faced by his King.

“This irreverent musical comedy attempts to unpack celebrity idolatry, consumer culture and the veneration of a simpler time with hilarious results…CRITIC’S PICK” Cincinnati Citybeat.  “I laughed, sang, and got teary-eyed…” Indyfringe Tweet Team “Quintessentially

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Ticket Price

$15 Adults $12 Seniors/Students $10 Children 12 & Under.  General admission. Tickets available online or at the door. On sale now.

Contact: 317-522-8099

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Additional time info:

No late entry. No pass outs.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


  • Short promo for The King & I: a Hunk of Burnin' Love, filmed at the Indyfringe Basile Theatre.


Indyfringe Basile Theatre

719 E. St. Clair Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202

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