The Lion King is now in its 20th year in the West End and with its
amazing costumes, epic story and spectacular musical numbers is the perfect
Christmas treat for the whole family!
Tanzanian setting of the Serengeti Plains is beautifully recreated on the
Lyceum Theatre stage to tell the well-known story of the orphan lion prince
Simba and his journey with the meerkat Timon and the warthog Pumbaa to reclaim
the throne and become King of the Pridelands.
animated Disney classic of 1994, Simba’s story is about to return the big
screen in the live action movie by Jon Favreau in 2019. Its stage version
debuted on Broadway in 1997, only three years after the release of the original
film, and won 6 Tony Awards. The West
End production opened two years later at the Lyceum Theatre on 19 October 1999
and has been enchanting London audiences, kids and grown-ups, ever since.
Tony winner Julie Taymor, The Lion King features a score by Elton John and Tim
Rice with songs as “Circle of Life”, “I Just Can’t Wait to be King”, “Hakuna
Matata” and “Can You Feel the Love Tonight”.
the availability for tickets to see The Lion King at the Lyceum Theatre this
Christmas! Let London’s most famous musical amaze you!