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.
Performances from 15 Oct 1997
Opening: 13 Nov 1997
Tuesday and Wednesday @7pm
Thursday and Friday @8pm
Saturday @2 and 8pm
Sunday @1 and 6:30pm
Show Run Time:
Two hours, 30 minutes with one intermission
200 West 45th Street
New York, New York 10036
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
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
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251 West 45th Street
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• Infrared Listening System Available.
• Cast recording available through Walt Disney Records.
• Box office open Monday-Saturday 10am - 8pm; Sunday noon - 6pm
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)
Lyrics by: Tim Rice
Music by: Elton John
Book by Roger Allers and Irene Mecchi
Radio City Christmas Spectacular: Buy One, Get One Free!
The Rockettes® dazzle in brilliant dance numbers and Radio City® shines with the joy of the season.
Follow Santa on his sleigh ride, see ice skaters swirl across the stage, and catch a snowflake or two
in this immersive theatrical experience like no other. And this year, delight in the magic of Santa’s enchanted toy factory! We’re bringing back a fan favorite to Santa’s workshop, with charming ragdolls that come to life.