The Lion King

Disney’s The Lion King tickets at the Lyceum Theatre, London

Lyceum Theatre, London

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The wait is over, Disney’s The Lion King returns to London

Book The Lion King tickets in London’s historic West End. As the sun rises and the city reawakens, watch in awe as giraffes strut, gazelles leap and birds swoop bringing the Serengeti, and the story of Simba, to life all around you…

Using magical puppetry, costumes and sets, a dazzling world is brought to life in one of the most imaginative and beautiful musicals to ever be staged.

Featuring Oscar winning music by Elton John and lyrics by Tim Rice, Disney’s The Lion King is not to be missed.

Disney’s The Lion King tickets are booking until 28 May 2022 at the Lyceum Theatre, London.

What is The Lion King about?

Set against the majesty of the Serengeti Plains and to the evocative rhythms of Africa, Disney’s multi award-winning musical will redefine your expectations of theatre.

At its heart is the powerful and moving story of Simba – the epic adventure of his journey from wide-eyed cub to his destined role as King of the Pridelands.

Who is in The Lion King London cast?

Kayi Ushe takes on the role of adult Simba, with Janique Charles as adult Nala. Joining them are George Asprey as Scar, David Blake as Banzai, Gugwana Dlamini as Rafiki, Shaun Escoffery as Mufasa, Gary Jordan as Zazu, Jamie McGregor as Timon, Melone M’Kenzy as Shenzi and Mark Roper as Pumbaa. 

Reviews of Disney's The Lion King

"A roaring success" - Evening Standard
"As fresh and soul-stirring as ever" - Daily Telegraph
"There is simply nothing else like it" - The New York Times
"You hope all nights in the theatre will be like this!" - Daily Mail
★★★★  Average review score

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Age restrictions
Disney's The Lion King is recommended for children aged 7 and over. 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.
Running time
2 hours 30 minutes (including interval)
Performance dates
Booking to 28 May 2022
Special notes
Note 1: Strobe lighting is used during the performance
Note 2: There is a wall present between Stalls seats Z17-23 and ZA15-23
Important COVID entry requirements

You are required to wear a mask at all times while inside this venue.
Proof of vaccine and/or test
You are required to show proof of a negative Covid-19 test or proof of vaccination in order to attend this performance.
Health check
When you arrive at this venue, you may be asked to fill out a health questionnaire or have your temperature taken.
Covid safety
This venue has additional Covid-19 safety measures in place to ensure the health and well-being of the staff, performers, and guests. This venue is complying with the latest industry 'See It Safely' guidelines.

Venue Information

Lyceum Theatre, 21 Wellington Street, WC2E 7RQ
Nearest Tube or Train: Charing Cross (Northern line, Bakerloo line), Covent Garden (Piccadilly line)
Nearest Buses: 6, 9, 11, 13, 15, 23, 77A, 91, 139, 176

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