Disney’s The Lion King at the Lyceum Theatre
The Lion King is Disney’s spectacular and multi award-winning musical based on the hit animated film, now playing at the Lyceum Theatre in London.
Directed by the Tony award-winning Julie Taymor (Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark), Disney’s The Lion King is one of the most imaginative and beautiful musicals to ever be staged. A huge hit around the world, the show is a spectacular visual feast that transports audiences young and old into the gloriously colourful world of the Serengeti Plains of Africa.
Using magical puppetry, costumes and sets, a dazzling world is evoked as the powerful story of Simba the lion is told, as he embarks on an epic adventure from wide-eyed cub to fulfil his destiny as the King of the Pridelands.
Featuring Oscar winning music by Elton John and lyrics by Tim Rice, The Lion King promises an extraordinary, magical trip to the theatre.
Disney’s The Lion king opened at the Lyceum Theatre on 19 October 1999.
Theatre: Lyceum Theatre
“A ROARING SUCCESS” Evening Standard
“AS FRESH AND SOUL-STIRRING AS EVER” Telegraph
Age Restrictions: Disney's The Lion King is recommended for children aged 7 and over. PLEASE NOTE: strobe lighting is used during the performance. Children under the age of 3 will not be admitted. Children over 3 will be admitted, but they must be able to sit in their own seat quietly throughout the performance. If they become restless, they may be asked to leave the auditorium.