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Ben Lipitz

 

Stage Credits

  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2002
Pumbaa
Pumbaa [Replacement]
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2001
Ensemble/Other Roles
  [Regional (US)]
Goodspeed Production, 2000
Policy Pinkle
  [Chester, CT (Regional)]
US Premiere, 1998
Rhino
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1997
Pumbaa [Replacement]

Photos

Julie Czarnecki and Ben Lipitz Photo

Julie Czarnecki and Ben Lipitz

From: 
Date:
03/15/2012
Susan Riley Stevens, Greg Wood, Julie Czarnecki and Ben Lipitz Photo

Susan Riley Stevens, Greg Wood, Julie Czarnecki and Ben Lipitz

From: 
Date:
03/15/2012
Ben Lipitz, Greg Wood and Julie Czarnecki Photo

Ben Lipitz, Greg Wood and Julie Czarnecki

From: 
Date:
03/15/2012

 

Stage

Performances
  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2002
Pumbaa

Pumbaa [Replacement]

  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2001
Ensemble/Other Roles

  [Regional (US)]
Goodspeed Production, 2000
Policy Pinkle

  [Chester, CT (Regional)]
US Premiere, 1998
Rhino

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1997
Pumbaa [Replacement]






Ben Lipitz News

THE LION KING is Coming to the Detroit Opera House Photo THE LION KING is Coming to the Detroit Opera House
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 3, 2021

The Lion King, Detroit's most eagerly awaited stage production ever will leap onto the Detroit Opera House stage from January 27 - February 20, 2022.

Photos: See Darian Sanders & Kayla Cyphers in New Images From THE LION KING Tour Photo Photos: See Darian Sanders & Kayla Cyphers in New Images From THE LION KING Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 2, 2021

Disney’s The Lion King North American tour released two new production photos today of Darian Sanders (Simba) and Kayla Cyphers (Nala). 

BWW Review: THE LION KING STAMPEDES INTO THE MAJESTIC at Majestic Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE LION KING STAMPEDES INTO THE MAJESTIC at Majestic Theatre
by Bryan Stanton - Oct 27, 2021

The Lion King, a family favorite, performing at the Majestic is just that....Majestic.

Review Roundup: THE LION KING Tour Roars Back to the Stage; What Are The Critics Sayi Photo Review Roundup: THE LION KING Tour Roars Back to the Stage; What Are The Critics Saying?
by Review Roundups - Oct 26, 2021

The cast includes¬†Spencer Plachy¬†as 'Scar,'¬†Gerald Ramsey¬†as 'Mufasa,'¬†Gugwana Dlamini¬†as 'Rafiki,'¬†Nick Cordileone¬†as 'Timon,'¬†J√ľrgen Hooper¬†as 'Zazu,'¬†Ben Lipitz¬†as 'Pumbaa,'¬†Darian Sanders¬†as 'Simba,'¬†Kayla Cyphers¬†as 'Nala,'¬†Keith Bennett¬†as 'Banzai,'¬†Martina Sykes¬†as 'Shenzi' and¬†Robbie Swift¬†as 'Ed.'¬†Jaylen Lyndon Hunter¬†alternates the role of 'Young Simba', along with¬†Charlie Kahler.

THE LION KING Returns To The Orpheum Theatre Memphis Photo THE LION KING Returns To The Orpheum Theatre Memphis
by AniKatrina Fageol - Oct 25, 2021

The Lion King returns to the Orpheum Memphis Theatre this November and Memphis is celebrating some new young talent!

BWW Review: THE LION KING at Key Bank State Theatre/Playouse Square Photo BWW Review: THE LION KING at Key Bank State Theatre/Playouse Square
by Roy Berko - Oct 7, 2021

THE LION KING, whose North American touring company, which recently opened in CLE's Playhouse Square's Key Bank State Theatre, has an enviable record. It is the third longest running show in Broadway history, clocking a little over 9,300 curtain raisers. Only THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (12,370) and the revival of CHICAGO (9,692) have had longer Great White way runs.

THE LION KING to Resume Performances This October in Cleveland at Playhouse Square Photo THE LION KING to Resume Performances This October in Cleveland at Playhouse Square
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 13, 2021

The Lion King North American touring company reunited in Cleveland on September 7, for the first time since the shutdown, to begin rehearsals for the tour’s relaunch. The tour is resuming performances at the KeyBank State Theatre for a two-week return engagement beginning Friday, October 1 and playing through Friday, October 15, 2021. 

Photos & Video: See THE LION KING North American Tour's First Day Back After the Shut Photo Photos & Video: See THE LION KING North American Tour's First Day Back After the Shutdown
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 10, 2021

The Lion King North American touring company reunited in Cleveland on September 7, for the first time since the shutdown, to begin rehearsals for the tour’s relaunch. The tour is resuming performances at the KeyBank State Theatre for a two-week return engagement beginning Friday, October 1 and playing through Friday, October 15, 2021

Cast Announced for THE LION KING National Tour Coming to Playhouse Square This Fall Photo Cast Announced for THE LION KING National Tour Coming to Playhouse Square This Fall
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 10, 2021

Disney Theatrical Productions, under the direction of Thomas Schumacher, and Playhouse Square have announced casting for The Lion King North American tour, which will return to the road this fall and resume performances in Cleveland. The two-week return engagement at Playhouse Square will begin Friday, October 1, 2021.

Casting Announced For National Tours of FROZEN and THE LION KING Photo Casting Announced For National Tours of FROZEN and THE LION KING
by Stephi Wild - Aug 10, 2021

Learn more about the casts of both productions and how to purchase tickets here!

Ben Lipitz Videos

BWW TV: Disney's THE LION KING at the Pantages
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 22, 2013

Casting has been announced for the Los Angeles return engagement of Disney's THE LION KING. Los Angeles' most eagerly awaited stage production ever will leap onto the Hollywood Pantages stage from November 20, 2013 - January 12, 2014. The press opening night is Friday, November 22 at 8pm. The landmark musical will return to Los Angeles for the first time since its triumphant return engagement in November 2006, where the production played a sold-out run at Hollywood Pantages.

STAGE TUBE: Happy New Year from THE LION KING National Tour Cast
by Stage Tube - Dec 31, 2012

The National Tour of Disney's THE LION KING leaps onto the SHN Orpheum Theatre stage now through January 13, 2013. THE LION KING returns to San Francisco for the first time since its triumphant 43-week run at the SHN Orpheum Theatre in 2004. The cast of the National Tour took a moment to wish everyone a Happy New Year. Click below!


Ben Lipitz Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Ben Lipitz been in?
Ben Lipitz has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Ben Lipitz been in?
Ben Lipitz has not appeared in the West End