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The Lion King

Disney’s award-winning musical, The Lion King, follows the powerful story of Simba as he journeys from wide-eyed cub to his destined role as King of the Pridelands.

Brilliantly reimagined by acclaimed director Julie Taymor, with music by Elton John and Lyrics by Tim Rice, Disney’s stage adaptation of its beloved film opened at London’s Lyceum Theatre on the 19th October 1999 and continues to break Box Office records, making it the West End’s best-selling musical.

Now in its 21st year in the West End, this globally loved, award-winning musical explodes with glorious colours, stunning effects and enchanting music, including classic songs such as “Circle of Life”, “I Just Can’t Wait to be King”, “Hakuna Matata” and “Can You Feel the Love Tonight”.

Since opening on Broadway in November 1997, the show has become the most successful musical in history, delighting audiences across the world in cities such as Las Vegas, Sao Paulo, Johannesburg, Tokyo, Melbourne and Shanghai.

Interesting facts about the show:

* It has been seen by 100+ million audience members worldwide
* It has won 70 major theatre awards internationally
* There are 25 productions of the show around the world
* It is the 3rd longest running Broadway show
* There are 6 indigenous African languages sung and spoken throughout the show: Swahili, Zulu, Xhosa, Sotho, Tswana,     Congolese

The Theatre

The Lion King is playing at the Lyceum Theatre, located in the Covent Garden area.



10+ BAND A £59.50pp

10+ BAND B £49.50pp

10+ BAND C £39.50pp

Valid Tuesday – Friday evenings & Wednesday Matinee

Senior groups of 10+: £35.00pp

Valid Wednesday matinees & evenings

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