Minskoff Theatre | New York, New York
Hakuna Matata! Disney’s The Lion King is making its way to the Minskoff Theatre on Saturday 13th January 2024 for an additional North American tour. This time of year, seize the opportunity to experience the Tony Award-winning Best Musical that chronicles the story of Simba, his buddies, and his epic voyage to becoming King of the Pridelands. As the 3rd longest-running Broadway production in the past, there is simply nothing else like it! With an huge ensemble of top-notch performers, witness how the clever costume design, lively carved masks, and intricate make-up design carry audiences to the scenery and vistas of the African savannah. Observe this spectacular extravaganza at the grand stage in New York, New York, where the finest musicals are presented. Invite your loved ones and pals to experience the Circle of Life come alive on stage in this timeless tale of camaraderie, courage, and fortune! Be part of the Lion King’s legacy and get your tickets before it’s not too late!
The musical stage adaption of The Lion King has made history as one of the most impressive theatrical projects of Disney Theatrical Productions. The musical brought in all the stops with unique music and lyrics by Elton John and Tim Rice, with additional music from esteemed composers, including the legendary Hans Zimmer. The musical has captivated fans, everyone, across the world. It has a story similar to the 1994 animated film, but the stage adaptation has a deeper 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 exceptional musical, since it’s coming to New York this winter! That means you get first dibs on tickets, and instead of catching this Broadway legend in New York, you’re watching it right in your city! Keep in mind; 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 best 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 attending 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 gorgeous and breathtaking 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 Saturday 13th January 2024 is guaranteed to deliver all the amazing things mentioned by critics. The musical will take you on a journey to another world while in the comfort of your seat at the Minskoff Theatre! The state-of-the-art entertainment hall ensures viewing pleasure by offering top-tier amenities and light and sound technology. You will not be disappointed in catching the Lion King at the Minskoff Theatre!
So hurry and grab your tickets to the Lion King’s showing on Saturday 13th January 2024 at the Minskoff Theatre! Passes are now available at the Get Tickets link!