The Lion King
27 June - 5 August
Catch The Lion King as it plays in Singapore for a limited season this June to August. The international tour, which will premiere in Manila and then travel to Singapore, Korea and Taiwan in celebration of the play’s 20th anniversary on stage. Seen by over 90 million people around the world and winner of over 70 major international theatre awards, this spectacular musical brings together one of the most innovative creative teams on Broadway. Brilliantly re-imagined by acclaimed director Julie Taymor, Disney’s beloved film is transformed into a dazzling experience that redefines audiences’ expectations of theatre. The Lion King also features some of world’s most recognisable music, composed by multi award-winning artists Sir Elton John and Tim Rice.
The cast of fifty-one includes veterans of the acclaimed London, Las Vegas, Australian and Hamburg productions. In 2011, the play was the longest running musical in Singapore’s theatrical entertainment history, playing to over 300,000 people during its eight-month season.