About The Show

NOW PLAYING AT THE LYRIC THEATRE, QPAC THIS SEPTEMBER FOR A STRICTLY LIMITED SEASON!

THE LION KING is Now Playing at the Lyric Theatre, QPAC and will open at the Regent Theatre, Melbourne in February 2015.

“THERE IS SIMPLY NOTHING ELSE LIKE IT” The New York Times

Seen by over 75 million people, Disney’s landmark musical event THE LION KING is a worldwide phenomenon that will redefine your expectations of theatre. Brilliantly re-imagined by acclaimed director Julie Taymor, Disney’s beloved film is transformed into a spectacular theatrical experience which has won over 70 major international theatre awards.

Set against the majesty of the Serengeti Plains this breathtaking production explodes with glorious colours, stunning effects and unforgettable music including Elton John and Tim Rice’s Circle of LifeHakuna Matata and the Academy Award winning Can You Feel The Love Tonight? At its heart is the powerful and moving story of Simba, the wide-eyed cub who undertakes an epic journey to fulfil his destiny as King of the Pridelands.

“A MASTERPIECE… THE KING OF ALL MUSICALS” Channel 7, Australia

Discover the thrill of THE LION KING!

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Buyi Zama as Rafiki (Photo by Deen Van Meer) Nick Afoa as Simba (Photo by Deen Van Meer) Josslynn Hlenti as Nala (Photo by Deen Van Meer) Rob Collins as Mufasa (Photo by Deen Van Meer) New York Company (Photo by Joan Marcus) Nick Afoa as Simba (Photo by Deen Van Meer) Rob Collins as Mufasa and Jasper James Lloyd as Young Simba (Photo by Deen Van Meer) Nick Afoa as Simba (Photo by Deen Van Meer) The UK Touring Company (Photo by Deen Van Meer) Rob Collins as Mufasa and Josh Quong Tart as Scar (Photo by Deen Van Meer) The Australian Company (Photo by Deen Van Meer)