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Minskoff Theatre

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“the lion king”(75 reviews)
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1515 Broadway, New York City, NY 10036-8901
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The seats in this theatre actually have leg room! That is a great point, if you have been in other theatres on Broadway where your knees are in the neck of the person in front of you. Plus the seats seem to be a little...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank dougmendoza
Reviewed 19 November 2018

We saw the Lion King here. Great theater with lots of good seating. Leg room is definitely an issue, as the space between aisles is very small. Other than that, this is an awesome theater and is definitely worth seeing a show at. (6/17/2015)

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank devnk7
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

The lion king is superb and well worth a visit. I've seen it in Vegas and London too and this was the best. Plenty of leg room in the seats which is always an issue for me! Only negative was people behind with young children...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank oufclad
Reviewed 26 October 2018

The Lion King is a spectacle! The singing, the acting, the puppeteering...everything is so finely done. The story is both fun and tragic. This show is one the whole family can go to and be amazed by. The Minskoff Theatre is a wonderful showcase for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bill K
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

We saw the Lion King at this theater. It was literally across the street from our hotel the Marriott Marquis. We had great seats, but it appeared that most of the seats were good. the ushers were very efficient about getting people seated. We had...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Climber734458
Reviewed 7 October 2018

I loved seeing The Lion King here, I thought it was fantastic. The overall effect was great and I thought that the performances by Stephen Carlile (Scar) and the children, Chinua Payne (Simba) and Suri Marrero (Nala) were brilliant. I would recommend the show. What...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank jesshearfield
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Simply put this is experience one has to have in a life time , simply out standing performances, great costumes and the show is BRILLIANT

Date of experience: July 2018
Reviewed 25 July 2018

It’s not a very big theater. I won the Broadway lottery for the Lion King. My tickets were for row L in the mezzanine section. Row L is the very last row in the theater. We were seated in the center of the last row...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Wanda C
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

If weren't for the iced air falling over me in tiny clothes cause of the 90 degrees un the street everything would've been Hakuna Matata...

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank aldbelma
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Theatre is large well appointed and the show was exceptional. Surprised with the number of children given the price. WOW what a show. Excellent experience. Sound was exceptional. Staging and dress excelled. Would almost go again

Date of experience: June 2018
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andrea h
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Response from StuartGustafson | Reviewed this property |
There are three parking lots within a block of the theater. I cannot enter websites into the answer, but if you do a search on "Parking lots near Minskoff Theater" you will see them with addresses, etc.
Bryan H
19 September 2018|
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Response from icemogul99 | Reviewed this property |
Carmine’s & Toni do Napoli both rxcellent Family style Italian and typicL New York. If you can get in. We ended at Catmine’d after the show. They are flat out busy all day. Large. I mean LARGE portions but incredible
11 June 2018|
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Response from 911carolg | Reviewed this property |
You will be asked to open your bag as you enter the theater. This is pro forma, and takes a fraction of a second unless you are carrying contraband.