Is there anyone who hasn’t watched the Lion King on screen? Obviously we all have watched it not just once but many times. This June, it’s coming to Singapore at Mastercard Theatres of Marina Bay Sands as the world’s #1 musical, Disney’s THE LION KING helmed by Michael Cassel Group in association with Disney Theatrical Productions.
Interesting Facts of The Lion King:
- In its 20th year, THE LION KING continues ascendant as one of the most popular stage musicals in the world. Since its Broadway premiere on November 13, 1997, 24 global productions have been seen by more than 90 million people.
- Produced by Disney Theatrical Productions (under the direction of Thomas Schumacher), THE LION KING is the only show in history to generate six productions worldwide running 15 or more years.
- The Lion King is performed in eight different languages (Japanese, German, Korean, French, Dutch, Spanish, Mandarin and Portuguese)
- Having played over 100 cities in 19 countries on every continent with the only exception of Antarctica, The Lion King’s worldwide gross exceeds that of any film, Broadway show or other entertainment title in box office history.
- The Broadway score features Elton John and Tim Rice’s music from The Lion King animated film along with three new songs by John and Rice. This is an album inspired by the original music in the film, written by Lebo M, Mark Mancina and Hans Zimmer. The resulting sound of THE LION KING is a fusion of Western popular music and the distinctive sounds and rhythms of Africa, ranging from the Academy Award®-winning song “Can You Feel the Love Tonight” to the haunting ballad “Shadowland.”
- From screen to stage, it took 3 years to develop THE LION KING..
(including 20 mins interval)
Saturday 2:00pm & 7:30pm
Sunday 1:00pm & 6:00pm
Ready to watch Disney’s beloved film is transformed into a spectacular experience that will redefine your expectations of theatre? Lets welcome the King – THE LION KING!
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