London Best Selling Shows Lion King

The magic of spell binding Walt Disney’s long running and multi-award winning musical The Lion King is simply inescapable! The show is delighting theatre lovers across the London’s West End. The blockbuster show made its grand Broadway debut in the year 1997. The award winning show has become one of the most successful shows in the London history with several world-wide productions as well as the original London production running with packed houses at the Lyceum Theatre in the heart of the West End.

The popular show Lion King is set against the backdrop of the Serengeti Plains with evocative rhythms of Africa, Disney’s The Lion King is directed and designed by Julie Taymor. She has beautifully presented a colourful, imaginative and highly creative world that has enlivened up flora, fauna and animals of Africa.

With timeless score by Elton John and Tim Rice, along with additional songs by Lebo M, Julie Taymor, Mark Mancina and Hans Zimmer, The Lion King is a complete musical treat for all. To enjoy the wonderful saga of young Simba, thousands of viewers comes to Lyceum Theatre every week and unleash the majestic storytelling. You will be transferred to the dazzling world featuring glorious colours, stunning effects and enchanting music.

Currently, the spectacular production features New Zealander Nicholas Afoa who has made his West End debut in the role of Simba. He has reprised his performance from the Australian production. The show is adapted from the Disney animated film and made its London premiere in October 1999 and since then running with packed houses.

Lion King The Musical features a powerful and moving story of Simba and portrays his epic adventure of his journey from wide-eyed cub to his destined role as King of the Pridelands. The popular show is a stunning amalgamation of glorious colours, stunning effects and enchanting music. Some of the timeless numbers in the show are I Just Can’t Wait to Be King, The Circle of Life, Endless Night and Shadow Land.

Disney’s The Lion King is certainly one of the best-selling shows and enjoyed by people of all age groups.

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Special Message from Lion King London Team to Primary Pupils of Newington

Recently, a good luck message of the cast and crew of the award winning West End musical The Lion King have been sent to children at Newington Community Primary School in Ramsgate. The spectacular London musical is enjoyed by the pupils at the Lyceum Theatre in London a few weeks ago. The stunning production beautifully depicts the heritage and culture of Africa with enchanting music and ethics behind the saga of young prince Simba!

The inspiring message reads: “We heard about all the great work you are doing to get ready for your production of The Lion King.

“Whether you are on a West End stage or in a school hall, putting on a show takes a lot of people and even more hard work. Here in London’s West End we perform The Lion King eight times a week. It takes 150 people to make the show happen each night from performers to make-up artists and stage managers to stage crew, every single person contribute to the show in a meaningful way.

“We’re thrilled that you’ve experienced the impact of The Lion King by producing your own unique version of the show. As you get ready for your opening night knows that you are now part of a global heritage.

“The tale of a lion cub embarking on his journey to the throne has resonated with people on six continents, been performed in eight languages and has reached an audience of over 90 million people. Your production is now part of that legacy; thank you for joining us on the path unwinding.

“Support each other, celebrate your accomplishments and above all have fun sharing your work.

“From us all at The Lyceum Theatre in London to everyone at your school…”It is time…”

And the message concludes with the age old theatrical ethos – “Break a leg on opening night!”

The Head Teacher Cliff Stokes also stated: “What a massive boost for our school. The children are really buzzing about the show and this message from the cast and crew from the show that enthralled them all just a few weeks ago is very special.

 

“I am sure our version of The Lion King will do its best to uphold the huge high standards, ethos and sheer joy behind the original musical. We can’t wait.”

The pupils of Newington also enjoyed Wicked at the Apollo Victoria. The spell binding show is the saga of witches from Oz, at the Apollo Victoria. On May 24 and 25, the show will be presented live in the Newington Primary School’s theatre space.

The memorable show The Lion king London

In the year 1999, Walt Disney’s The Lion King made its grand debut at the magnificent Lyceum Theatre London! The popular show is running with houseful shows and went on becoming one of the hottest tickets. The award winning London show by Julie Taymor is a stunning amalgamation of live action, puppetry and incredible sets. The classic movie has been enlivened up onstage featuring  colourful characters.

The stunning atmosphere of the African savannah with life sized elephant to the lovable, yet evil hyenas makes the show a completely delightful experience. Brilliant collaboration of song writing duo Elton John and Tim Rice, churned out some of the remarkable award winning songs such as “The Circle of Life”, “Can You Feel the Love Tonight” and “I Just Can’t Wait to Be King”.

The story of The Lion King is set against the backdrop of African pride-lands. The story commences with the birth of Simba the Lion Cub to King Mufasa and Queen Sarabi. The evil brother of Mufasa, Scar is unhappy with the birth of the newborn Prince. He conspires to get rid from the family of his brother to be the King of Pride Rock. The heart touching story of young Simba and his struggles to reclaim his kingdom back also depicts some beautiful relationships such as between Simba and Nala along with his new friends Timon and Pumba.

The Lion King is truly a heart-warming story featuring talented cast and musicians. The memorable show is recommended for 7+ kids and runs for two hours and forty five minutes. The Lyceum Theatre is located at a vibrant part of London’s Theatreland. The venue also features some of the finest restaurants along with high street shops. Some of the popular tourist attractions such as the London Transport Museum, Covent Garden Market and the Royal Opera House are located at a nearby distance. You can also enjoy visit to Soho, Leicester Square and Chinatown which are located at a walking distance of the theatre.

You can also visit the theatre via various modes of commutations such as buses, tubes, taxis and cars. Covent Garden on the Piccadilly line or Charing Cross on the Northern and Bakerloo lines are the nearest tube stations. You can also visit the theatre via bus numbers 6, 11, 13, and 15. You can also hire a taxi or drive your own car as the nearest car park is the Savoy Adelphi Garage 5 minutes away from the Lyceum.

Lyceum Theatre London Updates

Wonderful and mesmerizing Disney’s most loved and classic family movie has been successfully adapted to London Westend show, The Lion King! Lyceum Theatre is hosting the spectacular production since 1999 featuring some of the chartbusting musical churned by the composer Elton John. Under the superb direction of Julie Taymor, the enthralling London show is a must watch experience for theatre lovers.

The superb London show is known for its magnificent stage designing along with unmatched Julie Taymor’s creativity. The show has won several critical acclamations as well as awards for its outstanding performance. The multi award-winning family musical revolves around the young lion prince Simba, and his struggles to reclaim his kingdom back. To usurp the thorne, his evil uncle Scar conspires to get rid of King Mufasa and his family. However,  Simba survives and blames himself to be the cause of his father’s death. Simba flees the kingdom with heavy hurt.

The splendid London musical is one of the most popular shows in London and New York.  The Lion King features some brilliant musical numbers such as ‘Circle of Life’, ‘Hakuna Matata’ and ‘Can You Fell the Love Tonight’.

In the year, The Lion King made its world-premiere on Broadway and performed in several large cities around the world. The musical went on winning 6 Tony Awards® on Broadway in New York, and also earned Evening Standard distinction as the theater event of the year and was nominated for no less than 8 Olivier Awards.

The blockbuster musical Lion King runs approximately 2 hours and 45 minutes. The show is recommended for all ages, young and adults alike. The musical is hugely popular among families recommended for 6+ children.  The chartbusting London classic is penned and music by Tim Rice and Elton John. Talented director Julie Taymor has made the musical version of Disney’s loved classic movie the Lion King simply remarkable. She is the first woman to win a Tony Award® for ’Best Director of a Musical’.

The Lion King is set against the majesty of the Serengeti Plains featuring evocative rhythms of Africa. Disney’s multi award-winning musical The Lion King is beautifully converted into a spectacular theatrical experience with extensive usage of glorious colours, fabulous effects and delightful music.

The Lion king Show In London

Looking for some great time with your dear ones! Book online advance Lyceum Theatre tickets and have a memorable time. Walt Disney’s The Lion King made its great London debut in the year 2000 and since then running with packed houses. The spectacular production by Julie Taymor is a magnificent composition of live action, puppetry and unbelievable stunning sets.

The classic story of Simba has been retold beautifully and presented fabulously onstage at the Lyceum theatre. The popular show is adapted from the classic 1994 movie version. The show features a cast of colourful characters against the backdrop of African savannah. With life sized elephant to the lovable, yet evil hyenas, The Lion King features some wonderful memorable scores penned by talented duo Elton John and Tim Rice. Some of the chartbusting musical numbers are “The Circle of Life”, “Can You Feel the Love Tonight” and “I Just Can’t Wait to Be King”.

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The story of The Lion King is set in the African pride-lands and starts with the birth of Simba the Lion Cub to King Mufasa and Queen Sarabi. The evil brother of King, Scar is jealous of the newborn Prince and conspires to Kill the family of his brother to be the King of Pride Rock. The Lion King is the struggle of Simba to reclaim his kingdom back. The show also portrays some beautiful relationships such as Simba with Nala and his new friends Timon and Pumba.

This heart-warming story, The Lion King has been enlivened up onstage in a spectacular fashion featuring talented cast and musicians. With fantastic atmosphere that will transport you to the heart of Africa, the show is a complete roller coaster ride for people of all age groups.

The Lyceum Theatre is running the show and positioned in the area of London known as Covent Garden. This is one of the most vibrant and exciting part of the city in the heart of London’s Theatreland. The venue also features some wide range of restaurants close to the Lyceum that cater for every taste, along with high street shops. Some of the popular tourist attractions such as the London Transport Museum, Covent Garden Market and the Royal Opera House are at a nearby distance. Soho, Leicester Square and Chinatown are also at a walking distance.

 

Review of The Lion King Shows London

Planning for an enjoyable evening with your loved ones this weekend! Get set for award winning London show, The Lion King running with packed houses at the magnificent Lyceum Theatre! Walt Disney’s The Lion King made its London debut in the year 2000 and still ruling the box office. Julie Taymor’s epic production is a brilliant amalgamation of live action, puppetry and incredible sets.

The show is adapted from the classic movie featuring some of the colourful characters against the backdrop of African savannah. The story of The Lion King features life sized elephant to the lovable, yet evil hyenas. Elton John and Tim Rice, brilliant musical compositions make the show a heart warming experience as it features some great musical numbers like “The Circle of Life”, “Can You Feel the Love Tonight” and “I Just Can’t Wait to Be King”.

The story of The Lion King is set against the backdrop of African pride-lands and revolves around young cub Simba! Simba is the Lion Cub to King Mufasa and Queen Sarabi. But, Scar, the evil brother of Mufasa is jealous of the newborn Prince and plots to conspires to get rid of him as he wants to be the King of Pride Rock. After the death of King and Queen, Simba run away and never return.

The Lion King also features some great relations with Nala and the lion cub. Simba’s new friends Timon and Pumba, along with Nala convince him to reclaim his kingdom. This heart-warming story is has been enlivened up onstage featuring talented cast and musicians. The aweinspiring London show is a recommended for 7+ kids.

The two hours and forty five minutes show is a complete audio visual treat for theatre lovers. The popular London Westend theatre Lyceum Theatre is located in a famous London area Covent Garden. The venue comprises of wide range of restaurants located close to the Lyceum theatre! You can enjoy lip smacking cuisine that caters for every taste. There are huge range of high street shops along with various other tourist attractions such as the London Transport Museum, Covent Garden Market and the Royal Opera House. Soho, Leicester Square and Chinatown are also located at a walking distance from the theatre.

Lion King Musical Theatre Deal Packages

Experience the magic of award winning London musical, The Lion King at the magnificent Lyceum theatre! Walt Disney’s The Lion King made its remarkable debut in the year 1999 and still running with packed houses. Julie Taymor’s epic production is a brilliant collaboration of live action, puppetry and stunning sets. The show is a complete treat for music lovers as it features cast of colourful characters.

The story of The Lion King is against the backdrop of the African savannah featuring life sized elephant to the lovable, yet evil hyenas. One of the key highlights of the award winning London show is the heart touching memorable musical numbers. The hugely talented duo Elton John and Tim Rice have composed some of the heart warming musical numbers such as “The Circle of Life”, “Can You Feel the Love Tonight” and “I Just Can’t Wait to Be King”.

Lyceum Theatre has beautifully enlivened up the African pride-lands. The story of The Lion King revolves around the young cub, Simba. The show commences with the birth of Simba the Lion Cub to King Mufasa and Queen Sarabi. Scar is the evil brother of Mufasa who is jealous of the newborn Prince. He conspires to get rid of him along with his brother to be the King of Pride Rock. The show depicts some great relationships like Simba and Nala along with his new friends Timon and Pumba.

This heart-warming story of Simba features some of the talented cast and musicians. The two hours and forty five minutes show is recommended for 7+ kids. The Lyceum Theatre is located in the area of London popularly known as Covent Garden. This is one of the most exciting and vibrant part of the city in the heart of London’s Theatreland.

The venue has some of the wide range of restaurants that caters to for every taste. There are some of the finest high street shops along with several tourist attractions such as the London Transport Museum, Covent Garden Market and the Royal Opera House. You can also enjoy visit to Soho, Leicester Square and Chinatown as they are located at a walking distance of the theatre.