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Theatre Information

Lyceum Theatre (London, )
(Covent Garden/Charing Cross) Wellington Street, just off Strand
London,

Schedule

2 hours 45 minutes

Tuesdays: 7:30pm
Wednesdays: 2:30pm and 7:30pm
Thursdays: 7:30pm
Fridays: 7:30pm
Saturdays: 2:30pm and 7:30pm
Sundays: 2:30pm and 7:30pm

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The Lion King Production Information


Previews:

September 24, 1999

Opening:

October 19, 1999

Theatres: Lyceum Theatre (London, )
9/24/1999 - ?

Production Type:Original Production
Production Status:
Run Type:Open Run
Market:West End
Running Time:2 hours 45 minutes
Intermissions:1
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Other Productions of The Lion King


1997   Broadway Original Broadway Production
Broadway
1999   West End London Production
West End
2002   US Tour National Tour
US Tour
2003   Chicago Chicago Production
Chicago

 


Audio Recordings


1994  Film Soundtrack
1997  Original Broadway Cast

Show Information

SHOW TYPE: Musical

OTHER TITLES:

  • Der König der Löwen (German title)

Score Overview


The following is a list of songs in the show or that have been included in the show in various versions:

Main Program

Circle of Life
Grasslands Chant
The Morning Report
The Lioness Hunt
I Just Can't Wait to Be King
Chow Down
They Live in You
a.k.a. He Lives in You
Be Prepared
The Stampede
Rafiki Mourns
Hakuna Matata
One by One
The Madness of King Scar
Shadowland
The Lion Sleeps Tonight
a.k.a. Wimoweh
Endless Night
Can You Feel the Love Tonight
Simba Confronts Scar
King of Pride Rock
a.k.a. Busa

Awards

(winners are in red)

 
Olivier Awards - 2000 - Best Actor in a Musical
Rob Edwards
 
Olivier Awards - 2000 - Best Actress in a Musical
Josette Bushell-Mingo
 
Olivier Awards - 2000 - Best Costume Designer
Julie Taymor
 
Olivier Awards - 2000 - Best Director
Julie Taymor
 
Olivier Awards - 2000 - Best Lighting Designer
Donald Holder
 
Olivier Awards - 2000 - Best Set Designer
Richard Hudson
 
Olivier Awards - 2000 - Best Theatre Choreographer
Garth Fagan
 
Olivier Awards - 2000 - Radisson Edwardian Award for Best New Musical
Elton John
Tim Rice
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Choreography
Garth Fagan
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Costume Design
Julie Taymor
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Director - Musical
Julie Taymor
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Featured Actor - Musical
Max Cassella
Geoffrey Hoyle
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Featured Actress - Musical
Tsidii Le Loka
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Lighting Design
Donald Holder
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Musical
The Lion King
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Orchestrations
Robert Elhai
David Metzger
Bruce Fowler
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Puppet Design
Julie Taymor
Michael Curry
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Set Design - Musical
Richard Hudson
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Sound Design
Tony Meola
 
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