Director: Julie Taymor; Written by: Irene Mecchi, Roger Allers; Cast: (the cast may change on different dates) George Asprey, Shaun Escoffery, Brown Lindiwe Mkhize, Gary Jordan, Richard Frame, Keith Bookman, Nick Afoa, Janique Charles, Dominique Planter, David Blake, Mark Mcgee, Athea Andi,Lahaina Asumang, Ta'niyah Fearon-Telfer, Theo Grant, Samuelle John-Brown, Hugo Max Woodhouse, Kenyah Sandy, Nia-May Taylor, Etian A Almeida; Music and lyrics: Elton John, Tim Rice, Lebo M, Mark Mancina
If you've seen the Oscar-winning animated Disney movie then the West End version of "The Lion King" won't disappoint.
Set in the majesty of the Serengeti Plains, it tells the story of the young cub Simba and his adventures in the jungle, as he turns from a wide-eyed cub into King of the Pridelands.
The sets and huge puppet heads of the jungle animals are spectacular, and the songs by Elton John and Tim Rice are great. A real treat for your kids.
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pearlyqueen – “I loved this show so much and everything was fantastic, from the costumes and dances to the acting and singing. It is a really exciting show and you know it from the moment all the animals charge down the aisles beside you up onto the stage, like a jungle… more”
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