Top 100 Greatest Musicals Poll – Number 4 – The Lion King

The Lion King Lyceum Theatre

Based on the 1994 Disney animated film of the same name, The Lion King features music by Elton John, lyrics by Tim Rice, musical score by Hans Zimmer and choral arrangements by Lebo M. Under the direction of visionary director Julie Taymor, who combined puppetry, with ground-breaking stagecraft, The Lion King soon became of the most popular stage musicals around the world. Opening on Broadway in 1997, it is now Broadway’s third-longest running show in history and the highest grossing Broadway production of all time. The London production opening in 1999 and is still running. The show became the highest earning show in box-office history for both stage and film in 2014 when it surpassed The Phantom Of The Opera. The Broadway Production of The Lion King won 6 Tony Awards including Best Musical and 8 Drama Desk Awards. Productions of The Lion King have now been seen across the … Read more

Nicholas Afoa Joins The Cast Of The Lion King

Book now for Nicholas Afoa as Simba in The Lion King London

New Zealander Nicholas Afoa has just joined the London cast of Disney’s The Lion King. Nicholas had a promising career as a rugby player until a sporting injury turned his focus to his love of musical theatre. Nearly a decade later, the 29 year old was chosen from over four hundred hopefuls to play the role of Simba in the Australian production of The Lion King in 2013. This month, Nicholas joins the London cast of The Lion King, it marks his second ever theatre role and his first visit to London. Welcome Nicholas! BOOK NOW FOR THE LION KING AT THE LYCEUM THEATRE

The Lion King Tickets – No Booking Fee Offer

The Lion King at the Lyceum Theatre London. Tickets on sale now

BritishTheatre.com is pleased to bring you a NO BOOKING FEE offer when you purchase tickets to see Disney’s The Lion King at the Lyceum Theatre. We paid a visit to the show this week and are pleased to report that fifteen years after its opening The Lion King is as fresh and vibrant as ever. Read our review. The No Booking Fee offer is now live and valid on Tuesday-Thursday evenings and Wednesday matinees (excluding February half term) from February 2nd to March 24th 2016. Book by Friday February 26th 2016. Valid on price bands tickets A-E. BOOK NOW TO SEE DISNEY’S THE LION KING

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