The Lion King Will Have You Roaring
Looking for cheap Lion King tickets to roar your way, well look no further. The Lion King is one of the biggest success stories of cartoon kid hit turned Broadway production sensation. It will WOW you with its intricate puppetry and famous score. The opening scene features animals/actors parading through the theater on their way to see Musafa the king of the pride lands, his wife, and their baby Simba. It includes giraffes on stilts, leaping antelopes, a lumbering giant, and a baby elephant with Afrikan batik ears, not to mention swooping birds, all in one theater. Just like the opening scene in the Disney classic, your attention is seized instantly.
The plot is basically the same, with small additions in music and lyrics. Three songs are added to Elton John and Tim Rice’s familiar sound. Match the music with one of the best modern dance choreographers, Garth Fagon, and your pulse will not stop racing until the end. Follow Simba on his journey to obtaining the throne while he sings his way through avoiding responsibility, but then confronts the guilt he has been carrying about his father’s death. The songs are the perfect compliment to the vivid costume designs. Lion King tickets are a great way to relive the Disney classic in a larger than life way.
Fun Facts about The Lion King:
- The show feature more than 100 puppets
- 25 kinds of animals are represented
- It took 750 pounds of silicone rubber to make the masks of Mufasa and Scar
- The tallest animals in the show are the 26-foot flying giraffes in “I Just Can’t Wait To Be King”
- The Timon puppet weighs 15 pounds
- Ant-Hill Lady features 106 ants