Quick Answer: How Long Is Lion King On West End?

When did Lion King start in West End?

October 19, 1999The show opened in the West End’s Lyceum Theatre on October 19, 1999, and is still running after more than 7,500 performances..

How do I get cheap Theatre tickets in London?

Visit the London TKTS booth If you’re looking to book last-minute London theatre tickets, visit the TKTS booth in Leicester Square. It offers half-price and discounted theatre tickets on the day of the show, and up to a week in advance.

Who wrote the original Lion King?

The Lion King was directed by Roger Allers and Rob Minkoff, produced by Don Hahn, and has a screenplay credited to Irene Mecchi, Jonathan Roberts, and Linda Woolverton. Its original songs were written by composer Elton John and lyricist Tim Rice, with a score by Hans Zimmer.

Is The Lion King coming to Manchester?

Performances begin 27 October 2022 Tickets are now back on sale for THE LION KING’s rescheduled season at the Palace Theatre in Manchester.

How long is the Lion King musical London?

2 hours 30 minutesThe Lion King running time is 2 hours 30 minutes which includes one interval.

What bird is Zazu?

red-billed hornbillZazu, a character in the animated film The Lion King is an African red-billed hornbill.

When did The Lion King Open in London?

1999Disney’s The Lion King is playing at the Lyceum Theatre where it opened in 1999. It’s currently the sixth longest running show in London’s West End.

Is The Lion King still showing in London?

The next Relaxed Performance of The Lion King at the Lyceum Theatre, London is scheduled for Sunday 5 September 2021, at 1.30pm. Click here for more information and to book.

Is Lion King musical Cancelled?

Due to the ongoing impact of Covid-19, it is with sadness that we have taken the decision to suspend all performances of THE LION KING until July 2021.

Where is the Lion King touring in 2021?

The Lion KingLocationVenueDatesFort Worth, TXBass Performance HallJanuary 13-31, 2021Nashville, TNTPACFebruary 3-27, 2021 #Greensboro, NCTanger CenterMarch 2-14, 2021 #Madison, WIOverture CenterMarch 18–April 11, 202113 more rows

Did the Lion King musical win any Tony awards?

Produced by Disney Theatrical Productions, The Lion King won six 1998 Tony Awards: Best Musical, Best Scenic Design (Richard Hudson), Best Costume Design (Julie Taymor), Best Lighting Design (Donald Holder), Best Choreography (Garth Fagan), and Best Direction of a Musical.

Is Lion King still on in Manchester?

“Due to the ongoing impact of Covid-19, it is with sadness that we have taken the decision to suspend all performances of The Lion King until spring 2021,” they said. “This includes performances in London and on the UK tour, which was scheduled to begin its season at the Manchester Palace Theatre in October.

How long is the Lion King interval?

How long is the performance? The performance is 2 hours 30 minutes in length including one 15-minute interval.

How much are tickets for Lion King in London?

Tickets from £20* From 26 October 2021 onwards a £3.50 per ticket fee will apply. As the official venue Box Office for Disney’s The Lion King musical, we are a full member of STAR.

How do you book a box at the Theatre?

To book, look for the Ambassador Box seats when booking your tickets online, they can be found on either side of the seating plan in selected venues. Alternatively you can book by phone on 0844 871 7615 (Calls cost 7p per minute, plus your phone company’s access charge).

How much does the Lion King tickets cost?

Standard ticket prices for “The Lion King” and other Broadway musicals range from around $80 to around $140. “The Lion King” is widely believed to be selling far more seats for $227 than most Broadway shows sell at their top rates, a situation that bolsters its grosses.

Who wrote Lion King?

Jonathan RobertsIrene MecchiLinda WoolvertonThe Lion King/Screenplay

Is The Lion King coming to Liverpool 2020?

The Lion King will return to Manchester in 2020 playing the Palace Theatre from 22 October 2020 – 31 January 2021. The Lion King celebrated an incredible 20 years in the West End last year. The musical had its premiere in London on 19 October 1999 at the Lyceum Theatre, which remains its home in London.