Various musicals grace the stage every year, from Broadway to local theaters, to the delight of audiences around the globe. The top-notch scripts, beautifully crafted costumes, and unbelievable set design at musical theater performances, magically transport the audiences to a completely different world. All the more fun, when it’s the musical that recreates the magic of the classic Disney tale “The Lion king” on stage, with an infectious music score, wonderful puppetry and artistic theatrics. Secure Buy the Lion King Show tickets onlineand begin the fun-filled journey for your desired performance.
The record breaking Disney animated movie “The Lion King” was released in 1994, and it was its overwhelming success that led to its first stage adaptation in 1997 under same name, The Lion King musical. Set around the majestic Serengeti Plains with curtains raise on the rhythmic African beats, the musical made its Broadway debut at the New Amsterdam Theater. The timeless tale of young Simba with its well-planned theatrics, gripping storyline and enchanting performances, instantly captured the attention of the audiences and critics. The ever increasing popularity of the musical continues to attract audiences to the theaters and it is still performing to packed venues.
The story of ‘The Lion King musical’ revolves around the adventurous quest of a young cub to emerge as the rightful king of Pride Rock. The musical is rich in imagery and the emotional subject manages to establish a powerful connection of the fictional characters with real life experiences, which makes quite an impact on the viewers. The audience can relate to the story, and this universal appeal is another big reason for the musical’s widespread success and fan-following around the globe. From the beginning score by the legendary Sir Elton John to thoughtful lyrics by Tim Rice, with its ingenious theatrics, amazing set design, painstakingly crafted costumes, breathtaking puppetry, Julie Taymor has left no stone unturned to make it a success.
The Lion King musical is one of the longest running shows on Broadway and has bagged numerous awards and accolades. Since its premiere the musical has won five Tony Awards, eight Drama Desk Awards and one Theatre World Award in various categories including ‘The Outstanding Musical’, ‘Best Choreography’ and ‘The Best Costume Design for a Musical’. It has also won two Laurence Olivier Awards and the recent achievements include recognition with Moliere Awards for the ‘Best Lighting Design’, ‘Best Musical’ and ‘Best Costumes’. On the whole, with its spectacular set designs and ingenious theatrics, The Lion King Musical is a must watch show, regardless the age group of audiences.
The sixth longest running show in Broadway history is now backing with updated schedule and tour dates. Be it cheap The Lion King tickets or prime seats, tickets for this musicals are not always easy to come by, as performing arts lovers pour in great numbers to enjoy this masterpiece. If you do not wish to miss this critically acclaimed show, buy The Lion King ticket now and reserve your spot to enjoy a mesmerizing evening!