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Disney’s The Lion King

See Disney’s the Lion King at the Lyceum Theatre

Disney’s award-winning musical The Lion King explodes with glorious colours, stunning effects and enchanting music. It follows the powerful story of Simba as he journeys from wide-eyed cub to his destined role as King of the Pridelands.

Ingenious puppetry, stunning effects and the enchanting music by Elton John, Tim Rice and Lebo M will transport you to the heart of the African Pridelands. See your favourite Disney story unfold live in the West End by booking your tickets directly from the official box office.

Now in its 24th year at London's Lyceum Theatre, visionary director Julie Taymor’s acclaimed reimagining of Disney's beloved film will redefine your expectation of theatre.

The Lion King Theatre Tickets

The Lion King tickets are available to book throughout the year, with prices starting at £35. Book your tickets from the official ATG box office.

Performance Information

The Lion King Musical running time is 2 hours 30 minutes which includes one 15 minute interval.

Please note: Children under 3 years of age are not permitted to enter the Lyceum Theatre. The Lion King is recommended for ages 6 and up. All persons aged 16 or under must be accompanied by an adult and may not sit on their own within the auditorium. All persons entering the theatre, regardless of age, must have a ticket.

What is the plot of Lion King the Musical?

Adapted from Disney’s much-loved animated movie, The Lion King tells the tale of a young lion, Simba. Following the death of his father, Simba starts a new life away from the African Pride Lands.

When responsibility beckons, Simba must return to his homeland to take on his foes and regain his crown as king. See the story live in all its glory by booking your tickets.

The Lion King Musical Songs

The stage adaptation of The Lion King includes many of these much-loved classics, including ‘Circle of Life’, ‘I Just Can’t Wait To Be King’, ‘Hakuna Matata’ and ‘Can You Feel The Love Tonight?’. Performed live on stage by the show’s talented cast, prepare to hear The Lion King’s soundtrack like never before.

Behind the Scenes of The Lion King at the Lyceum Theatre

The Lion King theatre cast invites you backstage to discover all the breath-taking videos from behind-the-scenes. See how they bring the sounds of the Serengeti to life, or watch the cast at their weekly dance class. Learn how the intricate costumes and beautiful masks are created and maintained.

Book your tickets to The Lion King Musical to see the Disney classic live in London’s West End.

Discover all the breathtaking videos from behind-the-scenes in the West End

Introducing Janique Charles as Nala

Janique Charles who plays Nala in the London production reflects upon the process of embracing the courageous and strong character.

Introducing the Wardrobe Department

An amazingly talented team are responsible for maintaining more than 200 beautiful and intricate costumes in the show...including 22 hand-beaded corsets!

Bringing the sounds of the Serengeti to life

Taking inspiration from African tradition The Lion King features two percussionists on either side of the stage who bring the Serengeti to life using an array of instruments from all over the world.

Explore London with the cast of Disney's The Lion King

With an international cast from all around the world, some of The Lion King's newest cast members explored what London has to offer.

Introducing the Masks and Puppets Department

With over 200 masks and puppets in the show, it takes a dedicated and skilled team to ensure these are maintained and ready for each performance.