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“The Cheetah” and “Giraffes” in the opening number “The Circle of Life” from THE LION KING North American Tour. ©Disney. Photo Credit: Joan Marcus

Buyi Zama as “Rafiki” in THE LION KING North American Tour. ©Disney. Photo by Joan Marcus

Gerald Ramsey as “Mufasa” in THE LION KING North American Tour. ©Disney. Photo by Matthew Murphy

Nia Holloway as “Nala,” Buyi Zama as “Rafiki” and “The Lionesses” in THE LION KING North American Tour. ©Disney. Photo Credit: Deen van Meer

“Lionesses Dance” in THE LION KING North American Tour. © Disney. Photo Credit: Deen van Meer

Disney Presents The Lion King


June 13 to August 4, 2019

Closed: August 4, 2019


Princess of Wales Theatre

300 King Street West, Toronto

Running Time

2 hours 30 minutes (includes intermission)

Audience Advisory

This production employs the use of strobe lights. Recommended for ages 6 and older. Babes in arms or children under the age of two (2) are not permitted in the theatre. Children older than two (2) should be able to sit quietly in their own seats throughout a performance.

Show Goers Rating

5/5 - 7163 reviews

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Giraffes strut.  Birds swoop.  Gazelles leap.  The entire Serengeti comes to life as never before.  And as the music soars, Pride Rock slowly emerges from the mist. This is Disney’s The Lion King, making its triumphant return to the Princess of Wales Theatre!

More than 85 million people around the world have experienced the awe-inspiring visual artistry, the unforgettable music, and the uniquely theatrical storytelling of this Broadway spectacular – one of the most breathtaking and beloved productions ever to grace the stage.

Winner of six Tony Awards®, including Best Musical, The Lion King brings together one of the most imaginative creative teams on Broadway.  Tony Award®-winning director Julie Taymor brings to life a story filled with hope and adventure set against an amazing backdrop of stunning visuals. The Lion King also features the extraordinary work of Tony Award®-winning choreographer Garth Fagan and some of Broadway’s most recognizable music, crafted by Tony Award®-winning artists Elton John and Tim Rice.

There is simply nothing else like The Lion King.

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