Minskoff Theatre | New York, New York
The Lion King is undoubtedly the performance of a lifetime! Apart from because it’s one of the longest-running shows ever, but also thanks to its awe-inspiring story and music, resonating forever in the minds and hearts of those who witnessed it! The animal epic, The Lion King, has dominated the live industry since its premiere on Broadway in 1997! And it’s still here today owing to insistent public demand!
This year, the touring production of The Lion King makes its spectacular comeback and will visit all the major cities! Kicking off this year, the beloved musical makes a visit in the lively New York, New York! Fortunate Broadway musical fans can look forward to experiencing the award-winning production, music, and groundbreaking costume design!
It’s like you’re seeing a whole new world right from the comfort of your seats in the majestic Minskoff Theatre! Witness this captivating showing on Friday 5th January 2024 as The Lion King lights up the stage! Select your tickets now for Friday’s show by visiting the Buy Tickets link!
The musical stage adaption of The Lion King has made history as one of the most bold theatrical projects of Disney Theatrical Productions. The musical pulled out all the stops with unique music and lyrics by Elton John and Tim Rice, with other music from esteemed composers, including the legendary Hans Zimmer. The musical has enchanted fans, people of all ages, across the world. It has a story similar to the 1994 animated film, but the stage adaptation has much more depth, the music has been given an African music approach, and the costumes are extraordinary!
For this reason, it would almost be a sin to miss this remarkable musical, since it’s coming to New York this winter! That means you get priority on tickets, and instead of catching this Broadway legend in New York, you’re watching it right in your city! Mind you; the show never compromises quality. The Broadway critic of Entertainment Weekly wrote in his review, “The Lion King can make you fall in love with theater, no matter what theater it's in.” Indeed, the production has traveled all over the world. And now that it’s on its 26th year since premiering in 1997, it remains one of the top musicals.
“Where are you, really, anyway? The location is supposed to be a theater, a thoroughfare never thought of as a gateway to Eden. Yet somehow you have fallen into what appears to be a primal paradise,” says the New York Times’ Ben Brantly after seeing the Broadway production in 1997.
Another critic, John Simon wrote, “Come to The Lion King with two pairs of eyes, one ear, and half a brain. You will be bombarded by some of the most beautiful and spectacular sights theater can offer from before and behind, so eyes in the back of your head will come in handy.”
This winter, the Minskoff Theatre welcomes the touring tale of The Lion King! The show on Friday 5th January 2024 is guaranteed to deliver all the awe-inspiring things talked about by critics. The musical will take you on a voyage to another world while in the comfort of your seat at the Minskoff Theatre! The cutting-edge entertainment hall ensures viewing pleasure by providing top-tier facilities and light and sound technology. You will not be disappointed in catching the Lion King at the Minskoff Theatre!
So hurry and get your tickets to the Lion King’s showing on Friday 5th January 2024 at the Minskoff Theatre! Tickets are now up for grabs at the Get Tickets link!