Disney’s award-winning musical The Lion King will be holding open auditions in London for roles in the West End production which is celebrating 16 years at London’s Lyceum Theatre. Auditions for male and female singers will take place on Saturday 7th November, 2015 at Bloomsbury Central Baptist Church, Shaftesbury Avenue, while auditions for male and female dancers will take place on Saturday 21st November, 2015 at Moonshot Centre, New Cross. Morning registration is at 10am and it is advised … [Read more...]
The Lion King Musical London 2017 Lyceum Theatre
Set against the majesty of the Serengeti Plains and to the evocative rhythms of Africa, Disney's multi-award winning musical The Lion King will redefine your expectations of theatre.
A spectacular visual feast, this adaptation of Disney's much-loved film transports you to a dazzling world that explodes with glorious colours, stunning effects, and enchanting music. At its heart is the powerful and moving story of Simba - the epic adventure of his journey from wide-eyed cub to his destined role as King of the Pridelands.
"If you have never seen The Lion King before, or even if you have, keep going back to keep this show alive. It thoroughly deserves its longstanding place on the map of London’s Theatreland."
Review by LondonTheatre1.com by LondonTheatre1.com
The Lion King Musical London
Monday - No Show
Tuesday - 7.30pm
Wednesday - 2.30pm and 7.30pm
Thursday - 7.30pm
Friday - 7.30pm
Saturday - 2.30pm and 7.30pm
Sunday - 2.30pm
Running Time: 2 hours 30 minutes
Lion King is recommended for ages 6 and up. Children under the age of 3 will not be admitted into the theatre. All persons aged 16 or under must be accompanied by an adult and may not sit on their own within the auditorium. All persons entering the theatre, regardless of age, must have a ticket.
21 Wellington Street, London, WC2E 7RQ
Venue and Travel Information
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden
Tube Lines: Piccadilly
Directions from nearest tube: Go right on Long Acre; turn right into Bow Street/Wellington Street and follow the road 200 metres. The theatre is on your right.
Railway Station: Charing Cross
After the success of dedicated Autism-Friendly Performances in 2013 and 2014, a third dedicated performance of Disney’s THE LION KING has been announced for Sunday 30th August 2015 at 1:30pm. Tickets now on sale. THE LION KING staged the West End’s first dedicated Autism-Friendly Performance in April 2013. Working with The National Autistic Society, the UK’s leading charity for people with autism and their families, The Walt Disney Company modified the performance to make it more appropriate … [Read more...]
Disney's The Lion King Celebrates 15 Years in London on Sunday 19th October 2014 CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED PRODUCTION REMAINS THE WEST END’S MOST POPULAR MUSICAL WITH OVER 810,000 GUESTS PER YEAR DISNEY GIVES AWAY 1500 TICKETS FOR THIS SUNDAY’S ANNIVERSARY PERFORMANCE TO LONDON THEATREGOERS FINAL DATES ARE ALSO ON SALE FOR THE LION KING’S SELL-OUT UK TOUR, WHICH WILL HAVE BEEN SEEN BY OVER 1.8 MILLION TITLE SET TO BE LICENSED EXCLUSIVELY TO SCHOOLS IN 2015 On Sunday 19th October … [Read more...]
The production company behind The Lion King, Disney, are possibly the closest thing mankind has to the makers of magic, and their musical films bring pleasure universally to young and old. It seems that after 15 years in London, they are still getting that magic recipe just right, as the theatre was packed out on this Wednesday night, and I'm told that's the norm. And it's not surprising. The Lion King is truly a thing of wonder, and yet not quite in the normal 'Disney way'. There is little in … [Read more...]
14-week ‘Cub School’ nurtures the talents required to play vital roles in The Lion King. Auditions to be held in London on Saturday 20th September 2014 Open auditions are to be held for ‘Cub School’ – the programme where children who have the potential to play Young Simba and Young Nala in Disney’s musical THE LION KING have the opportunity to hone the skills required to take on these challenging roles. ‘Cub School’ is a free, fourteen-week performance-training programme from which … [Read more...]