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The Lion King
The Lion King

More than 60 million people around the world have come to discover the thrill, the majesty, the truly one-of-a-kind musical that is The Lion King. And there's no better place to experience this landmark entertainment event than in the city where it all began. Join us at the Minskoff Theatre, in the heart of Times Square, and discover the pride of New York.

First Preview Date
October 15, 1997
Opening Date
November 13, 1997
Closing Date
Open ended
Show Run Time
2 hours and 30 minutes with 1 intermission
Tickets By Phone Regular Ticket Price Premium Ticket Price
(866) 870-2717 $99 - $167 $199

Tickets may also be purchased in person at the box office. See Theatre Information for location and hours.

Current Week's Schedule

Mon Sep 26th Tue Sep 27th Wed Sep 28th Thu Sep 29th Fri Sep 30th Sat Oct 1st Sun Oct 2nd
7:00 7:00 8:00 8:00 2:00 & 8:00 1:00 & 6:30
Additional Fees

Tickets purchased online and by phone are subject to convenience charges. Handling fees vary by how your tickets are delivered.  Facility fees, where applicable, are included in the ticket price. Note: You can avoid on-line and telephone fees by purchasing your tickets in person at the show's box office.

Group Tickets

Visit Disney Theatrical Sales or call 800-439-9000 (Toll-free in the USA) or +1-212-703-1040 (Outside of the USA) weekdays from 9AM until 6PM EST. The Lion King group minimum is 20 seats.

Rush Information

$30 - lottery entries will be accepted digitally at lionking.com/lottery beginning at the curtain time of the previous performance. Winners are notified at 9AM on the day of the desired performance. Limited to one entry per person and two tickets per winner. Tickets must be picked up no earlier than 30 minutes before curtain.

Show Advisory

All ages will be admitted. Everyone must have a ticket.

Foreign Language Audio Commentary

ShowTrans® headsets available in Japanese, Portuguese or Spanish. Headsets are available at the theatre. No reservation is required. 

Additional Comments

Ticketholders for Disney’s Broadway shows – in advance and for any reason whatsoever – may change the date they see the show at any time up until two hours in advance of their scheduled performance.  There is no limit to the number of times the tickets may be exchanged.  Tickets must be exchanged at the original point of purchase via the Disney on Broadway Hotline (800-439-9000), Ticketmaster.com or in-person at the show's box office. A $12 exchange fee applies.  This service is available only to guests of Disney’s New York City productions of Aladdin and The Lion King, and the exchange may be made only for another performance of the production originally purchased.  New special offer, discount and promotion codes may not be applied to exchanged tickets. Full refunds are not allowed.

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The Lion King

Musical, Puppets, Spectacle, Original, Broadway

Description

More than 60 million people around the world have come to discover the thrill, the majesty, the truly one-of-a-kind musical that is The Lion King. And there's no better place to experience this landmark entertainment event than in the city where it all began. Join us at the Minskoff Theatre, in the heart of Times Square, and discover the pride of New York.

Credits

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Music by Elton John. Book by Roger Allers, Irene Mecchi. Lyrics by Tim Rice. Adapted from the screenplay by Irene Mecchi, Jonathan Roberts, Linda Woolverton.

Directed by Julie Taymor. Choreographed by Garth Fagan.

Starring Fred Berman, Tshidi Manye, Cameron Pow, Jelani Remy, Derek Smith, L. Steven Taylor, Adrienne Walker.

Also Starring James Brown-Orleans, Kyleigh Curran, Bonita J. Hamilton, Tre Jones, Mehret Marsh, Cayen Martin, Enrique Segura.


For full credits, view the show on IBDB.com

Minskoff Theatre
Address

200 West 45th Street
Corner of 45th Street and Broadway

Box Office Hours

Monday-Saturday: 10am-8pm; Sunday: 12pm-6pm

The Lion King on Tour

For more information regarding the tour, click here.

Currently Playing At
San Diego, CA USA
Sep 7 - Oct 2
San Diego Civic Theatre
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The Lion King

Upcoming Cities

Albuquerque, NM USA
Oct 4 - Oct 30
Popejoy Hall
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San Francisco, CA USA
Nov 2 - Dec 31
Orpheum Theatre - San Francisco
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New Orleans, LA USA
Jan 4, 2017 - Jan 29, 2017
Saenger Theatre (LA)
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Detroit, MI USA
Feb 1, 2017 - Feb 26, 2017
Detroit Opera House
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Providence, RI USA
Feb 28, 2017 - Mar 19, 2017
Providence Performing Arts Center
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Salt Lake City, UT USA
Mar 23, 2017 - Apr 16, 2017
George S. and Dolores Dor Eccles Theater

St. Louis, MO USA
Apr 18, 2017 - May 7, 2017
Fox Theatre - St. Louis
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Oklahoma City, OK USA
May 9, 2017 - May 28, 2017
Civic Center Music Hall
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Greenville, SC USA
May 31, 2017 - Jun 25, 2017
Peace Center For The Performing Arts
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Houston, TX USA
Jun 27, 2017 - Jul 23, 2017
Hobby Center For The Performing Arts
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Please check back soon for more dates.

All performance dates and information subject to change.

The Lion King (Cast Recording)

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