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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The Lion King Reviews
The highlight of our family trip to New York was The Lion King on Broadway. We bought the cheapest seats and still had a great view. The show held the intrest of everyone in my group. Snacks and... more »
I have see the traveling broadway Lion King show when it came to Charlotte, NC many years ago. However, it had been my dream to see it on Broadway in NYC for as long as I can remember. For my husband.... 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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