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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.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
200 W 45th St, Minskoff Theatre, New York City, NY 10036-3901
+1 866-870-2717
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Reviewed 2 days ago

There are so many things that I'd like to mention in this review but simply don't know where to start. The cast, the music, the costumes, special effects, everything was perfect!!! Our sits were located almost in the last rows (row U) and still could...More

Thank Elena D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was my third time to NYC and despite having seen the Lion King twice before (May 2005 and January 2012), my partner really wanted to see it again. I have to say I was a bit unenthusiastic about going to see it again and...More

Thank lozorro92
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The show was amazing! The way they depict the animals is very cool. The whole show was great. The tickets are pricey, but so worth it. We sat 3 rows from the back, still had a great view of the stage. I would highly recommend...More

Thank Laura K
Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I went to see the Broadway play "Lion King". It was amazing! It helps as one of my favorite Disney movies is the "Lion King". The play didn't disappoint. As the play was just spectacular. This is a play which all ages...More

Thank jeffwU2958ED
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great show for the kids. Unbelievable costumes. Story line everyone knows but a good job translating it to the stage.

Thank MRM1952
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very good place to visit in a lovely, may be cloudy day. Usually busy during the week end. You will enjoy nice views while you walk and will notice that this area of New York has a different flavor. Chelsea Market is...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Lion King MOVIE has a great story, outstanding characters (with an excellent voice cast), perfect music and songs and astonishing visuals that take credit for its success. The MUSICAL became the highest grossing show in history, the second longest musical on Broadway (since '98),...More

Thank Fernando P
Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I purchased prime tickets to see the Broadway production, Lion King. This was a bucket list show she had wanted to see for many, many years. To her it was a dream come true. As we stayed in the theatre district, we...More

Thank Joan F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing show, absolutely the best show I have ever saw. Must see when in New York city. The theater is big and and I am sure everyone will get a good view from in almost all the seats so whatever ur budget is u will...More

1  Thank najfarah
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first visit to see and broadway show and it didn't disappoint. The three of us wer mesmorized by the performance. You haven't been to the theatre unless you attend a broadway show.

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27 June 2017|
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Response from DarnGoodPatron | Reviewed this property |
Out of the options you mentioned I'd see The Lion King. I'm not sure what made you decide between only those options, but I'm going to put on my imaginary 80 yr old hat for you. First, Waitress has infidelity in it, so I'd... More
26 March 2017|
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Response from JulieGee | Reviewed this property |
My personal opinion is that anywhere in the centre of the theatre is a good bet. I deviated from my norm of buying closest to center as possible because some orchestra seats were available when most of the theatre was sold... More
3 March 2017|
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Response from luv2travelMAP | Reviewed this property |
We sat in the side/forward seats of the mezzanine. This was an excellent spot to see everything, particularly the characters who come out into the audience.