Minskoff Theatre | New York, New York
Hakuna Matata! Disney’s The Lion King is heading to the Minskoff Theatre on Thursday 1st February 2024 for a different North American tour. This winter, seize the opportunity to witness the Tony Award-winning Best Musical that chronicles the story of Simba, his friends, and his adventurous trip to being King of the Pridelands. As the third longest-running Broadway show in history, there is plainly nothing else like it! With an huge ensemble of excellent performers, experience how the ingenious costume design, colorful carved masks, and detailed make-up design carry audiences to the scenery and vistas of the African savannah. Observe this spectacular display at the majestic stage in New York, New York, where the best musicals are presented. Bring your family and buddies to witness the Circle of Life come alive on stage in this timeless tale of friendship, courage, and destiny! Be a part of the Lion King’s legacy and reserve your tickets before it’s not too late!
The Broadway version of the acclaimed musical just marked its 25th anniversary. From its official premiere at the New Amsterdam Theatre, the show has undertaken 28 tours across the world, with presentations that have been attended by over 110 million people.
All is quite familiar with the story of the endearing lion cub Young Simba, that embarks on his journey on the African plains. The animated Disney children's beloved is brought to life on stages internationally, narrating the story of the animals that truly dominate the land in Africa as they battle to thrive.
This staging will showcase life-size lions, leopards, elephants, and giraffes. The actors, a lot of whom are employing puppets, operate costumes that embody a wide variety of animals. Certain of the performers move beneath or next to the puppets, while others fully embody their characters.
The New York Times reveals that during the show's 2 hours and 40 minutes, there will be many occurrences of "stunning beauty and innovative set design that is realized by means of imaginative methods ranging from shadow puppetry to Bunraku." The evaluation extends to assert that certainly, nowhere before on Broadway has there been a true-to-life stampede of wildebeests or a vibrant herd of gazelles skimming the veldt that have been portrayed with such jaw-dropping conviction.
Only the most exceptional live entertainment shows are featured at the Minskoff Theatre in New York. With outstanding acoustics and an interactive stage, the theater in New York delivers the perfect environment for an remarkable Lion King experience.
Join the Pride and be a part in the Circle of Life in all its grand glory!