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Minskoff Theatre

Opens in 17 min: 10:00 - 20:30
Open today: 10:00 - 20:30
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“the lion king”(68 reviews)
“front row”(6 reviews)
“souvenir cup”(2 reviews)
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1515 Broadway, New York City, NY 10036-8901
+1 212-869-0550
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

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

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

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...

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

Thank icemogul99
Reviewed 8 June 2018

We've been to many amazing shows around the world, and this was the second time to see "Lion King" on Broadway. The staff is well-prepared for the 1,600+ patrons, and we were seated promptly even though every seat was taken. The seats themselves are very...More

Thank StuartGustafson
Reviewed 28 May 2018

My husband and I were here recently to see Lion King, and we just loved this theatre! It lends itself perfectly for this show, with the cast coming out into the aisles at the beginning and end. We were seated in the front left mezzanine,...More

Thank sardawg
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Attended last weekend to see The Lion King with Student Group. Our group sat in the Rear Mezzanine however it felt as if we sat front row. The view was amazing! Overall enjoyed the show. The Theater was easy to locate in Time Square. Close...More

Thank Jae W
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

We went to see the lion king had mezzanine level seats. It was so amazing beautiful and we were able to enjoy every part of the musical.

Thank Jen N
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Good production. Amazing orchestra. Awesome props and costume. Made me a little sleepy in some parts lol

Thank Justine Mae S
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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
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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.