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The Lion King Theatre Break

Lyceum Theatre
Lyceum Theatre
21 Wellington Street, London, WC2E 7RQ
The Lion King show times
Matinees: Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday 2.30pm
Evenings: Tuesday to Saturday 7:30
The Lion King at Lyceum Theatre


Disney’s The Lion King Musical is a stage adaptation of the spectacular film which transports you to the Serengeti Plains with the moving rhythms of Africa. Join the touching story of young lion prince Simba as he starts his epic journey to become the King of the Pride Lands with help along the way from friends Timon and Pumbaa.

After the birth of Simba to King Mufasa and his Queen Sarabi his evil uncle Scar hatches a plan to kill both Simba and Mufasa and proclaim himself as rightful King. Scar tells Mufasa that Simba is trapped and in need of help, Mufasa rushes to rescue his son, but is caught up in a stampede of wildebeests. Simba believing his fathers death is his fault flees the kingdom leaving Scar to reign over the Pride Land. The Lion King Musical follows Simba as he grows up and decides whether to return to the kingdom which has been almost destroyed believing he is to blame.

With remarkable award-winning music, amazing costumes and stunning scenery the Lion King Musical is a hit with all of the family. The 2,000 seat Lyceum Theatre has been home to the Lion King Musical since 1999. Located in Westminster this musical has been seen by over 65 million people worldwide and still remains one of the most popular family musicals to date.

The Lion King Musical features moving vocal performances from the whole cast and some of the most memorable songs from the film such as the phenomenal “Circle Of Life”. This wonderful show is complete with giant giraffes and antelopes and many more animals brought to life by striking puppets and special effects. The Lion King is recommended for ages 6 and above.

Please note: The show is recommended for ages 6 and up. Children under the age of 3 will not be admitted into the theatre

The Lion King Theatre Breaks always includes tickets with hotel accommodation, and the number of tickets you request must be the same as the number of hotel guests.

What the papers say :
It lights up the West End with a blaze of fabulous imagination - Evening Standard

You hope all nights in the theatre will be like this! - The Daily Mail

Final show times are subject to change and specific cast members cannot be guaranteed for every performance

The Lion King theatre break will combine theatre tickets and hotel accommodation for the number of people in your party.

Show Theatre Information

Running Time
2 hours 45 minutes

Theatre Details
Lyceum Theatre
21 Wellington Street, London, WC2E 7RQ

Theatre Directions
(5mins) Go right on Long Acre; turn right into Bow Street/Wellington Street and follow the road 200 metres. The theatre is on your right.

Nearest Tube
Covent Garden

Show Times
Matinees: Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday 2.30pm
Evenings: Tuesday to Saturday 7:30

Booking From: Tuesday, 12th October 1999
Booking Until: Sunday, 5th January 2014

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  • Once you have decided that The Lion King is the show for you, click on the Check Availability button.
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