The Lion King - Musical

The Lion King - Musical Feel the joy. Feel the thrill. Feel alive... at THE LION KING.

Experience the stunning visual artistry, the unforgettable music and the exhilarating choreography of this musical theater phenomenon—one of the most awe-inspiring productions ever brought to life on stage. A remarkable tale of hope and adventure, THE LION KING has found its way into the hearts of millions. As The New York Times says, “There is simply nothing else like it.” Winner of six Tony Awards® including Best Musical, Disney’s THE LION KING showcases the talents of one of the most acclaimed creative teams on Broadway. Tony Award-winning director Julie Taymor reimagines the popular story using some of the theater’s most extraordinary stagecraft. THE LION KING also features the exceptional work of Tony Award-winning choreographer Garth Fagan and a glorious score crafted by the Tony Award-winning songwriting team of Elton John and Tim Rice. Now is the time to join the circle of life at THE LION KING, The Award-Winning Best Musical, playing on Broadway eight times a week at the Minskoff Theatre.

06/06/2019
THE LION KING Celebrates 9000 Performances on Broadway

Last night we celebrated our 9000th performance on Broadway—and recognized our cast and crew who have been with us since our first rehearsal in 1997. Thank you to our audiences from around the world who have made this milestone possible!

The first woman to win best direction of a musical was Julie Taymor for THE LION KING in 1998. (Billboard)
06/04/2019
25 Facts About the Tony Awards You Need to Know Before the Big Show

The first woman to win best direction of a musical was Julie Taymor for THE LION KING in 1998. (Billboard)

With the 73rd annual Tony Awards coming up on June 9, it's time to brush up on your Tony trivia. Here are 25 facts that will make you the hit of your Tony viewing party.

06/01/2019
‪Happy Pride Month! ‬
06/01/2019

‪Happy Pride Month! ‬

50 days. #TheLionKing
05/30/2019

50 days. #TheLionKing

05/28/2019
ELEPHANT from "Circle of Life"

Take a closer look at how the Elephant puppet (aka Bertha) is brought to life by four cast members on stage in THE LION KING.

"Winters, who played Nala in the show in 2012, and returned this year, is a child of immigrants from Jamaica. But few kn...
05/22/2019
– A Broadway Star Seeks Her Chinese Roots

"Winters, who played Nala in the show in 2012, and returned this year, is a child of immigrants from Jamaica. But few know that she also has Chinese ancestry." (Voices of NY)

Many people know the name of Syndee Winters from “The Lion King,” which after debuting in 1997 has become the third longest-running Broadway musical. The authentic African landscape and music in the show has impressed audiences over the years and helped it win six Tony Awards. Winters, who playe...

Disney on Broadway celebrates Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month. 📷 Mary Kang
05/21/2019

Disney on Broadway celebrates Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month. 📷 Mary Kang

Bradley Gibson on being the reigning King of Pride Rock. (Soule)
05/21/2019
‘Lion King’ Bradley Gibson, The Pride of Pride Rock

Bradley Gibson on being the reigning King of Pride Rock. (Soule)

Bradley Gibson, is the reigning King of Pride Rock in Disney’s on Broadway, The Lion King. After making his debut in 'A Bronx Tale', Bradley chose to make the magical leap to Disney’s Tony winning,

04/12/2019
Good Morning America

We're on Good Morning America! Tune in around 8:50 for our performance celebrating 25 years of Disney on Broadway.

Disney Broadway takeover! Rob Marciano is chatting with Disney’s Broadway stars before they perform a special Disney mash-up!

Check out this epic shot of our London cast performance from last week's Olivier Awards.
04/11/2019

Check out this epic shot of our London cast performance from last week's Olivier Awards.

It's the Circle of Life and it moves us all. Tag a friend you want to see THE LION KING with! 👇🏽
03/18/2019

It's the Circle of Life and it moves us all. Tag a friend you want to see THE LION KING with! 👇🏽

Women of Broadway
03/15/2019
Women of Broadway

Women of Broadway

If you were unable to attend this week's Women's Day on Broadway event, or missed one of the panels, the full panels are now available to stream!

Women of Broadway
03/05/2019
Women of Broadway

Women of Broadway

Panelists just announced for this year's event. Hope to see you there!

02/21/2019
CHEETAH from "Circle of Life"

Take a closer look at how the graceful and slender Cheetah puppet is brought to life on stage in THE LION KING.

Black History Month / Darnell Bennett Photography
02/08/2019

Black History Month /
Darnell Bennett Photography

01/16/2019

Watch four iconic scenes from THE LION KING come to life through this awesome proscenium paper art.

2009 / 2019. #10YearChallenge 🦁
01/16/2019

2009 / 2019. #10YearChallenge 🦁

Remember your pride this holiday season.
12/24/2018

Remember your pride this holiday season.

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