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Address: 200 W. 45th St., Minskoff Theatre, New York City, NY 10036
Phone Number: 866 870-2717
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Description: The Lion King, modeled on the popular children's movie, opened at the...
The Lion King, modeled on the popular children's movie, opened at the Minskoff Theatre in November of 1997, and is still running. The show is 2 hours 45 minutes long, and show times are as follows: Wednesday-Saturday - 8PM Wednesday & Saturday - 2PM Sunday - 1PM & 6:30PM
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I still don't know how Disney imagined this show..... It brought tears to my eyes. The music is, of course, amazing, moving, funny, uplifting, etc. Loved it!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 17, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

I still don't know how Disney imagined this show..... It brought tears to my eyes. The music is, of course, amazing, moving, funny, uplifting, etc. Loved it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 NEW

What a visual masterpiece. We've seen the road tour version of Lion King, which was fantastic, but to see it on Broadway was worth every $$$. Yes, we paid dearly to see Lion King on Broadway, but when you think about all the people and costumes and effects, you begin to appreciate the cost. Over 50 million people have seen... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 NEW

After 17 years on Broadway, in my opinion, The Lion King is still one of the best shows on Broadway. This was the third time my husband and I had seen it, the second time my 13-year-old son had seen it, and the first time for my 6-year-old daughter. The show is just as amazing the second and third time... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

WOW! Age does not matter, so please don't hesitate to go. The story truly came to life on stage. The costumes, singing, staging- it was fantastic!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

I grew up on Disney and my friend and I decided to play tourist and come in and see a show and goof around for a day. We both love Disney - so we had been saving up for Lion King. The one downside is the cost - but visually it is amazing! Great acting and singing. The puppets were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015 via mobile

This show really is worth seeing - although we paid a colossal amount for the tickets - the costumes, scenery, dancing and music was truly fantastic. Highly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

Words cannot describe the costumes and staging of this Broadway musical. Music was beautiful as well, but was just mesmerized by the creativity of the production.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Second trip to the theatre in many years as a 30th treat for the boyfriend. Did not dissapoint - no quues , excellent seats, show, costumes, effects really really good and highly recommended. We were in row Q about 10 rows back with brilliant view of the stage !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

We're currently visiting New York and all those we spoke to said this was a must, and so we did and was worth every penny! The production and cast and performance was outstanding!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Having experienced the Lion King at West End, London a couple of years ago our expectations were "sky high" - but still exceeded! Fantastic singers and performance. Tickets are "crazy" expensive but the performance is of the very best standard. Highly recommended!

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