Children under the age of 3 are not permitted.
2hr 30 min (inc interval)
Booking until 16 February 2020
The Lion King is recommended for ages 6 and up.
All persons aged 16 or under must be accompanied by an adult and may not sit on their own within the auditorium.
All persons entering the theatre, regardless of age, must have a ticket.
Children under 3 years of age are not permitted to enter the Lyceum Theatre.
Disney's The Lion King at the Lyceum Theatre contains smoke and fog effects as well as strobe lighting.
For wheelchair and access tickets to the Lyceum Theatre please call 0800 912 6972
The multi-award winning musical: The Lion King
Set against the majesty of the Serengeti Plains and to the evocative rhythms of Africa, Disney’s multi award-winning musical The Lion King at the Lyceum Theatre will redefine your expectations of theatre.
Based on the Disney animated film, The Lion King premiered on Broadway in 1997 and The Lion King London opened in October 1999, playing to packed houses ever since!
The Lion King Musical transports audiences to a dazzling world that explodes with glorious colours, stunning effects and enchanting music. At its heart is the powerful and moving story of Simba – the epic adventure of his journey from wide-eyed cub to his destined role as King of the Pridelands.
Brilliantly reimagined by acclaimed director Julie Taymor, Disney’s beloved film has been transformed into a spectacular theatrical experience that explodes with glorious colours, stunning effects and enchanting music.
With music by Elton John, lyrics by Tim Rice, a musical score created by Hans Zimmer and choral arrangements by Lebo M, Disney’s The Lion King London songs include I Just Can’t Wait to Be King, The Circle of Life, Endless Night and Shadow Land.
Disney’s The Lion King is our best-selling show and has delighted audiences of all ages for over 18 years at London’s Lyceum Theatre.
Book your tickets to The Lion King today!
“There is simply nothing else like it.” New York Times
“You hope all nights at the theatre will be like this” Daily Mail
Getting to the Lyceum Theatre
Public transport is recommended. The nearest tube stations are Covent Garden ( Piccadilly Line), and Temple (Circle and District Lines). If arriving by train the nearest rail station is Charing Cross Railway Station., however City Thameslink Station and Blackfriars Railway Station are also nearby. The theatre is well serviced by multiple bus stops and lines including the 1, 4, 6, 9, 11, 13, 15, 23, 26, 59, 68 76, 87, 91, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176, and 188 from Lancaster Place (Stop T) and Aldwych Somerset House (Stop R). If driving to the theatre the nearest carparks are located in Bloomsbury Square and Lincoln’ Inn Field. There is also an NCP underground car park in Parker Street.