Lion King Edmonton Tickets
A stunning musical based on the popular Disney animated film of the same name, Lion King is a treat to behold. Directed by Tony Award winning director Julie Taymor, Lion King takes audience on a creatively spectacular ride, with stunning visuals and colorful music. Lion King boasts an amazing creative team including Grammy winning artists Elton John and Tim Rice, along with Tony Award winning choreographer, Garth Fagan. The theatrical display has earned rave reviews in various media sources including The Daily Telegraph and Time. Lion King Edmonton tickets are now available for theater goers who wish to see the show live.
The Lion King musical debuted at the Orpheum Theater in July 1997. Garnering success, it made its way to the Broadway and premiered at the New Amsterdam Theater in November 1997. It ranks fourth on Broadway’s list of longest-running shows and has become the highest grossing Broadway production of all time.
The musical drama tells the timeless story of a young lion, Simba, and his quest to take back his rightful place as king. Simba has to save his home, the Pride Lands from the evil clutches of his uncle, Scar, and fulfill his destiny.
With several Drama Desk and Tony Awards to its credit, the musical is truly an exceptional feat of creativity. The play won the Tony Award for the “Best Musical” in 1998 as well as “Best Direction” and “Best Choreography” awards, among others. The play has been witnessed by nearly seventy-five million people around the world. It has been produced for American, British, Canadian, African and Asian audiences by various theatrical companies.
Lion King Musical has earned glowing reviews from various top press sources including The New Yorker, The Daily Telegraph, Time and Good Morning America. Time has called it “a gasp-inducing spectacle” while The Daily Telegraph has proclaimed it a “celebration of life”.
Fans of the animated film and theater goers will likely be excited about an opportunity to witness the famous musical again. The family oriented nature of the musical also makes it a must watch. Grab Lion King Edmonton tickets to watch the show as it makes its way to Edmonton as part of its North American tour.