The Lion King, New York City
Experience the stunning visual artistry, the unforgettable music and the exhilarating choreography of this musical theater phenomenon—one of the most awe-inspiring productions ever brought to life on stage. A remarkable tale of hope and adventure, THE LION KING has found its way into the hearts of millions. As The New York Times says, “There is simply nothing else like it.”Work out when and for how long to visit The Lion King and other New York City attractions using our handy New York City trip planner.
Winner of six Tony Awards® including Best Musical, Disney’s THE LION KING showcases the talents of one of the most acclaimed creative teams on Broadway. Tony Award-winning director Julie Taymor reimagines the popular story using some of the theater’s most extraordinary stagecraft. THE LION KING also features the exceptional work of Tony Award-winning choreographer Garth Fagan and a glorious score crafted by the Tony Award-winning songwriting team of Elton John and Tim Rice.
Now is the time to join the circle of life at THE LION KING, The Award-Winning Best Musical, playing on Broadway eight times a week at the Minskoff Theatre.
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It was the best musical I've ever seen. I'm so glad we went to go see it. The music, the acting, the effects, everything. it was amazing! I wish I could have the money to see it multiple times. So goo... more »
Loved the music. The costumes were great and very creative. The set design was also inspiring. Nice theater. more »
I’ve seen The Lion King On Broadway twice and every time is simply amazing. The costumes, set design, and the music are simply amazing. Whether you have kids or you are a kid at heart, this classic will take you back in time and make you walk down memory lane. Be sure to bring tissue and get ready to sing along, clap, and stand for their awesome performance. You will not regret coming here! Oh and do splurge on a drink so you can take the cup home!
Best broadway show in New York! The experience was unreal and one of the best things we did and saw in New York. Will definitely watch it again as the cast is unreal. The performance is mesmerizing and makes you want more. The story line is exactly like the movie and the level of detail is amazing. Worth every penny and a must see.
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