January 18, 2023
Disney’s The Lion King
The award winning landmark musical DISNEY’S THE LION KING runs at the Lyceum Theatre in London’s West End where the production has been seen by over 18 million people in the last two decades.
The uniquely international company are from 17 countries around the world, led by George Asprey as Scar, David Blake as Banzai, Janique Charles as Nala, Gugwana Dlamini as Rafiki, Shaun Escoffery as Mufasa, Gary Jordan as Zazu, Jamie McGregor as Timon, Melone M’Kenzy as Shenzi and Mark Roper as Pumbaa. Londoner Yeukayi Ushe plays the iconic role of ‘Simba’.
Since the premiere of Julie Taymor’s internationally celebrated stage adaptation on Broadway in 1997, THE LION KING has entertained more than 100 million theatregoers in 25 productions worldwide. When the show closed its doors on Sunday 15th March 2020 it was the West End’s best-selling stage production and the sixth longest-running West End musical of all time.
Produced by Disney Theatrical Productions, under the direction of Thomas Schumacher, THE LION KING has made theatrical history, with six productions worldwide running for 15 or more years.The musical uses breathtaking masks and puppetry to create pure theatrical magic. At its heart is the powerful and moving story of Simba – the epic adventure of his journey from wide-eyed cub to his destined role as King of the Pridelands.
A: Lyceum Theatre, 21 Wellington Street, London WC2E 7RQ
Performances at the Lyceum Theatre, London are on sale now
Tickets can be purchased by visiting Here or phoning – 0800 912 6971
Booking until 2nd October 2022 for individuals