August 20, 2014

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The Lion King at Minskoff Theatre
The Lion King
Minskoff Theatre

Julie Taymor's acclaimed staging of the Disney animated film has been hailed as a Broadway landmark. The story focuses on a young lion cub's personal journey toward his destiny as king. Starring Gareth Saxe, Alton Fitzgerald White and Nteliseng Nkhela.

Synopsis:
The Lion King tells the story of the epic adventures of a young lion cub named Simba as he struggles to accept the responsibilities of adulthood and his destined role as king.

Show Dates:
Performances from 15 Oct 1997
Opening 13 Nov 1997
Closing Open-Ended

Performance Schedule:

Tuesday @7pm
Wednesday - Saturday @8pm
Wednesday and Saturday @2pm
Sunday @3pm

Beginning week of August 25: Tuesday and Wednesday @7pm
Thursday and Friday @8pm
Saturday @2 and 8pm
Sunday @1 and 6:30pm


Tickets:
Box office hours: Monday - Saturday 10am - 8pm; Sunday noon - 6pm
Pricing: $92 $189
Box Office: Ticketmaster: 866-870-2717
www.ticketmaster.com, www.TheLionKing.com

Show Run Time:
Two hours, 30 minutes with one intermission



Theatre Information:
Minskoff Theatre
200 West 45th Street
New York, NY 10036
US
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Public Transportation:

Take the N,Q,R,W or 1,2,3 to 42nd St., walk North on Broadway to 45th St. and walk West on 45th St. to the theatre
OR
Take the A,C,E to 42nd St., walk North on Eighth Avenue to 45th St. and walk East on 45th St. to the theatre


Parking:

Champion Parking On West 45
251 West 45th Street
New York, NY 10036
212-819-1866

Icon Parking Systems
164 West 46th Street
New York, NY 10036
212-997-9115


Miscellaneous:
Infrared Listening System Available.
Cast recording available through Walt Disney Records.
Box office open Monday-Saturday 10am - 8pm; Sunday noon - 6pm

Show Advisory:
Kid Friendly

Genre:
Musical

Production Credits:
Julie Taymor (Director, Puppet/Mask/Costume Design)
Garth Fagan (Choreographer)
Richard Hudson (Set Design)
Michael Curry (Puppet and Mask Design)
Donald Holder (Lighting Design)
Hans Zimmer (Additional Music)
Lebo M (Additional Music)
Mark Mancina (Additional Music)
Jay Rifkin (Additional Music)

Other Credits:
Lyrics by: Tim Rice
Music by: Elton John
Book by: Roger Allers and Irene Mecchi


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