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The Lion King

200 W 45th St, Minskoff Theatre, New York City, NY 10036-3901
+1 866-870-2717
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Experience the stunning artistry, the unforgettable music and the exhilarating choreography of this musical theater phenomenon-one of the most awe-inspiring productions ever brought to life on stage. A remarkable tale of hope and adventure, THE LION KING has found its way into the hearts of millions. As The New York Times says, "There is simply nothing else like it." Now is the time to join the circle of life at THE LION KING, The Award-Winning Best Musical, playing on Broadway eight times a week at the Minskoff Theatre. The show running time is 2 hours 30 minutes. Performance times vary by season, please visit our website for current performance dates and times.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“broadway show” (401 reviews)
“all ages” (321 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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200 W 45th St, Minskoff Theatre, New York City, NY 10036-3901
Midtown
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+1 866-870-2717
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Reviewed yesterday

This show was awesome. We sat in the first row of the Mezzanine, near the centre, and had an awesome, unobstructed view of the performance. The costumes and performances were breathtaking, especially Tshidi Manye as Rafiki - outstanding! We really enjoyed the performance and were...More

Thank Dani G
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was such an amazing surprise. The scenes and costumes are so elaborate. Just when u they can’t outdo themselves they do !

Thank martygood
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Attended the lion king show in Times Square and it didn't disappoint. I had read quite a few reviews of the show and they were right. The costumes/ choreography/ crew and music was fantastic. Ok the price same day little bit on the steep side...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was really something! Totally different, but in a good way. The music and the story doesnt need any coments, its simply great, and so were the performers. But what really stood out was the costumes, especially for the animals “compars”. Once in a life...More

Thank Barunka Č
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I loved The Lion King movie as a kid and was so excited for the show, my first Broadway show in NYC. Every aspect of this show was amazing and exceeded my expectations! If you have the chance, go see it!

Thank Kristen B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I watched the video probably hundreds of times with my kids when they were young so knew the story well. I thought they did a great job of the costumes for the animals, very creative. The sets and costumes were amazing, but the singing was...More

1  Thank travelling55
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the most incredible shows I have ever seen in my whole life. Phenomenal in every single detail. Please go!!!awesome,nothing to compare with!!!

1  Thank Marzena D
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I knew it would be great, yet The Lion King still managed to exceed my expectations. The consuming is incredible, the music is moving and powerful from beginning to end and the cast coming down the isles from the house to the stage is so...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An incredible show that is brilliantly choreographed, with amazing costumes and beautiful singing! A must see!

Thank AlexRohe
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The lion king is one of best performances on Broadway. We took the kids and they were on the edges of their sears mesmerized by the animals come to life. The music, the scenery and the story make this show the hit it is.

Thank lollygal
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Sorry only seeing question now. If you have booked tickets and have them held at the box office don’t cue up go straight up to the box office and collect them and then cue up. Be there about 45mins before doors open to give... More
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