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1515 Broadway, New York, NY 10036

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AWE INSPIRING! A gorgeous, gasp-inducing spectacle.

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Derek Smith as Scar
Cameron Pow as Zazu
Adrienne Walker as Nala
Ben Jeffrey as Pumbaa
L. Steven Taylor as Mufasa
Tshidi Manye as Rafiki
Fred Berman as Timon
Jelani Remy as Simba
James Brown-Orleans as Banzai
Bonita J. Hamilton as Shenzi
Enrique Segura as Ed, Understudy (Zazu, Timon)
Mehret Marsh as Young Nala at certain performances
Aliyah Mastin as Young Nala at certain performances
Cayen Martin as Young Simba at certain performances
Jordan Troure as Young Simba at certain performances
Jim Ferris as Standby (Zazu, Timon, Pumbaa)

Ensemble - Lawrence Keith Alexander, LaMar Baylor, Allison Blackwell, India Bolds, Elishah Bowman, Derrick Davis, Lindiwe Dlamini, Bongi Duma, Rosie Lani Fiedelman, Christopher Freeman, Pia Hamilton, Lindsey Jolyn Jackson, Lisa Lewis, Joel Karie, Kimberly Marable, Mduduzi Madela, Jaysin McCollum, Ray Mercer, Sbu Ngema, Nhlanhla Ngobeni, Donna Michelle Vaughn, Chondra La-Tease Profit, Nteliseng Nkhela, Jamal Lee Harris

Swing - Angelica Edwards, Kenny Ingram, Andre Jackson, Willia-Noel Montague, Kyle Lamar Mitchell, James A. Pierce III, Jacqueline Rene, Kellen Stancil, Bravita Threatt

Please note that casting is subject to change.


Directed by Julie Taymor
Choreography by Garth Fagan
Set Design by Richard Hudson
Puppet & Mask Design by Michael Curry
Lighting Design by Donald Holder
Costume, Puppet & Mask Design by Julie Taymor
Lighting Design by Donald Holder
Music by Elton John
Lyrics by Tim Rice
Book by Roger Allers & Irene Mecchi

What You Say

69 reviews, average rating: (4.8 Stars)

Ash: “Beautiful!”

Lion King is my favorite Disney movie, and I didn't think it could get any ... more

Alex Karpinski: “The King Is A Lion”

The Lion King, How should I put this? It's more, understandable than the mo... more

Bradley And Mom: “This Is The Best Show That I Have Ever Seen!”

We love this show!it rocks better than the one at Walt Disney World.this ... more

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