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The Lion King

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Address: 200 W 45th St, Minskoff Theatre, New York City, NY 10036-3901
Phone Number: 18668702717
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Experience the stunning artistry, the unforgettable music and the...

Experience the stunning 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." 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. The show running time is 2 hours 30 minutes. Performance times vary by season, please visit our website for current performance dates and times.

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Remarkable costumes.

If you have not seen The Lion King, it is worth the ticket price. The costumes are remarkable. The show includes some music of Elton John from the movie along with some... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Dallas, TX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you have not seen The Lion King, it is worth the ticket price. The costumes are remarkable. The show includes some music of Elton John from the movie along with some original pieces by Hans Zimmer. Since this is a musical of a Disney annimated film, know there will be children in the audience. There is more crowd noise... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

up to 2 tickets for $30 per ticket. We googled playbill.com rush lottery and it directs you to a site to enter a lottery - well, we won and made the trip up to NYC and saw the show. Incredible, worth it and it is a have to see show. The best part was we paid $60 for 2 tickets,... More 

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Morecambe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This show was fantastic and to see it on Broadway way was just the icing on the cake! Totally amazing. Loved it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The entire show is amazing. The acting is superb, the designs for the animals artistic and stunning, the singing sublime. It made me cry and smile and laugh ...each character impeccably cast and overall the impact is superlative! Don't Miss It !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was my first visit to a show on Broadway. The Lion King is definitely a must see, it's expensive but worthed every penny.The costumes are wonderful, the musicians are awesome and the cast is amazing, I had the time of my life, really loved this show!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very spectacular show, what you expect from a Broadway musical. Specially if you travel with the family. Best customs ever.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Again, saw when opened in 1990's. Amazed at how they transformed the cartoon movie to an eclectic costumed staged production. Wonderful to see with family and great for kids. They will love the show and especially the costumes.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had set out heart on seeing this show during our week long NY visit and I'm so glad we did. Yes it was expensive but SO worth it. Following advice on here we went directly to the box office about an hour before the show. Sadly there were no $99 seats left for that night. However we were offered excellent... More 

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Albany, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This show satisfies the Disney lover, the theatre enthusiast (such as myself), and those who don't particularly enjoy Disney or theatre. I'm a bit of a musical theatre snob and purist, so I am ambivalent about Broadway being "Disneyfied." However, the Lion King is an exception. It contains beautiful music that will give you chills, amazing costumes and dancing, interesting... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't know enough adjectives to describe my feelings. From costumes and stage decor to sound and actors; simply an outstanding show. Great overall production. I got to be honest I'm not a big fan of Broadway shows; I was yawning and searching for a place to eat during my Phantom of the Opera visit. So when I was just considering... More 

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