Minskoff Theatre | New York, New York
This 2023, musical enthusiasts can eagerly await another year of The Lion King! This show is regarded as one of the everlasting and among the most stunning musicals to ever come out of Broadway, and now it's well surpassed into its second decade! Because of insistent public demand, this remarkable show directed by Julie Taymor continues its lasting legacy with performances on Broadway, as well as across North America! The Lion King’s team is now in full throttle as they get ready for another season of captivating multiple major cities! On Wednesday 22nd November 2023, The Lion King will be illuminating the Minskoff Theatre as part of its multi-date run in New York, New York! You will be enchanted with the musical’s outstanding music by Elton John, Hans Zimmer, and more. Meanwhile, Taymor’s creative costume and puppet design are sights to behold! So if you haven’t checked out The Lion King yet, you better experience it now! Buy your tickets now to see The Lion King as it makes Minskoff Theatre its stage for the month of November!
The theatrical production 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 distinctive 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 akin to the 1994 animated movie, but the stage adaptation has a deeper depth, the music has been given an African music approach, and the costumes are breathtaking!
For this reason, it would almost be a shame to miss this outstanding musical, since it’s coming to New York this fall! That means you get the opportunity 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 must-see 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 stunning and spectacular sights theater can offer from before and behind, so eyes in the back of your head will come in handy.”
This fall, the Minskoff Theatre welcomes the touring production of The Lion King! The show on Wednesday 22nd November 2023 is guaranteed to deliver all the amazing things talked about 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 cutting-edge entertainment hall ensures viewing pleasure by offering top-tier facilities and light and sound technology. You will not be let down in catching the Lion King at the Minskoff Theatre!
So don't wait and grab your tickets to the Lion King’s showing on Wednesday 22nd November 2023 at the Minskoff Theatre! Passes are now up for grabs at the Get Tickets link!