The Lion King - Chicago

When the young lion prince Simba is born his evil uncle Scar is pushed back to second in line to the throne. Scar plots to kill both Simba and his father, King Mufasa, and proclaim himself king. Simba survives but is led to believe that his father died because of him and he decides to flee the kingdom.

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Cadillac Palace Theatre

( Chicago, IL)
151 West Randolph Street
Chicago, IL
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by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2020
Sky News has reported that Providence Equity Partners will inject  £50m in new equity into Ambassador Theatre Group in order to help it survive the shutdown of its venues due to the health crisis. AGT venues include London's Lyceum Theatre, Savoy Theatre and more. 
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2020
Due to the gravity of the events occurring across the country and around the world, the Hollywood Pantages has decided to postpone its 90th Birthday Celebration (originally scheduled for today, June 4.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2020
Music Theatre of Connecticut has announced PRIDE IN THE THEATRE: The Theatrical Impact on the LGBTQ+ Movement, an online event premiering Saturday, June 20th, 2020 at 8:00pm.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2020
Two alumnae of the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA), violinist Jessica McJunkins, BM Music '09, and Olivia Mead, HS Dance '00, are the recipients of the third annual Alumni Artpreneur of the Year Awards.
by Student Blogger: Molly Tucker - Jun 4, 2020
My life changed for the better on my eighth birthday. My loving parents gifted me with tickets to the touring production of The Lion King because it was coming to Atlanta around my big day.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2020
The annual Dora Awards celebrate excellence in professional theatre, dance and opera in a ceremony that includes 46 Dora Awards, the Silver Ticket Award, and the Jon Kaplan Audience Choice Award.
by Student Blogger: Blake Velick - Jun 30, 2020
Anyone in the business side of theatre must not only understand the theatre they produce, but they also must have an economic mindset when making decisions.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2020
Ben Cameron's Broadway Sessions will present a digital Black Lives Matter fundraising concert on June 4th.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2020
Education at Serenbe Playhouse has made changes to its summer camp schedule, programming, and policies.  If you had previously booked for a summer camp between June 1st and June 19th, or for the Alice in Wonderland Performance Camp, please contact Serenbe at  boxoffice@serenbeplayhouse.org for exchange options.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2020
In a first for the pioneering Australian performing arts company, Circa Contemporary Circus is launching a podcast. In Producing Heroes Circa Artistic Director Yaron Lifschitz sits down with some of the producing heroes of the creative world, to capture their extraordinary tales of producing the shows and events that have shaped the 21st Century.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2020
History may have its eyes on Hamilton, but today, we have our eyes on the history of its stars. Below take a deep dive into the careers of the Schuyler Sisters- Renée Elise Goldsberry, Phillipa Soo and Jasmine Cephas Jones.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2020
The Early Night Show with Joshua Turchin- Virtual Edition (Corona Cabaret) releases a new episode today.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2020
Beyonce will release a visual album, titled 'Black is King' exclusively on Disney+!
by Laura Fuller - Jun 26, 2020
Louis Maskell is a leading theatre actor, with credits including: Benvolio/Dick in Doctor Faustus (Shakespeare's Globe), Bob/André in Flowers for Mrs Harris (Chichester & Crucible Theatre, Sheffield), Tony in West Side Story (National Tour), and Freddy Eynsford-Hill in My Fair Lady (Crucible Theatre, Sheffield).
by Stephi Wild - Jun 25, 2020
While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to! Check out this weekend's highlights from some of your favorites, including Lin-Manuel Miranda, Nathan Lane, Billy Porter, Andrew Rannells, and more!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2020
We're down to our top 5 in the Next on Stage competition! Learn more about Murilo's charity, why he applied for Next on Stage, and what 'VAI BRASIL!' means!
by TV News Desk - Jun 25, 2020
Today BET Networks announces new additions to the line-up of the 20th Annual 'BET Awards,' honoring prolific activists in the Black community and recognizing those who unfortunately left us in 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2020
Creative Cauldron presents its 18th summer camp schedule, and for the first time, it's all virtual. No worries about screen exhaustion, this is an engaging and interactive program with all of the same elements that campers have come to know and love at Creative Cauldron!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2020
J.R. Heckman releases his latest single, 'Reimagine' this Friday, June 26, 2020 on all streaming platforms! 
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2020
This year, the ASCAP Screen Music Awards took to the screen itself to honor 2020's winning music creators.
by Stage Tube - Jun 24, 2020
Nathan Lane recently sat down with Collider to discuss his new series Penny Dreadful: City of Angels.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2020
Shereen Pimentel steps into the Batter's Box for Episode 39 of Break a Bat! with host Al Malafronte
by TV News Desk - Jun 23, 2020
ASCAP raises the curtain on its second virtual celebration of annual award winners today through June 25, recognizing its top film, television and video game composers as recipients of 2020 ASCAP Screen Music Awards.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2020
Today is all about dads, and we're celebrating Father's Day 2020 in a very Broadway way. Below, check out some of the greatest paternal showtunes of all time, including happy songs to fathers, sad songs from fathers, and even some fatherly advice.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 20, 2020
Today, our Behind the Curtain interview is with Darcy Kane, a dresser on Moulin Rouge!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2020
This year's virtual West End Live is underway! The first highlights programme features performances from Six, Wicked, Heathers, The Lion King, Bat Out of Hell, Les Miserables, Come From Away, Jersey Boys, Memphis, and &Juliet.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2020
The Lexington Theatre Company debuts another element of the #CreativeAtHome initiative with its new podcast, a?oeCreative Conversations.a??
by BroadwayWorld UK TV - Jun 2, 2020
In today's Living Room Concert, Jonathan Antoine gives us a beautiful rendition of 'Empty Chairs at Empty Tables' from Les Misérables - a sneak peek from his new album Going The Distance. Watch the video below!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2020
Deadline reports that Frozen 2 is coming to Disney+ in the UK and Ireland two weeks early! The film will premiere on the streaming service on Friday, July 3.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2020
Founder/Executive Director of Broadway for Racial Justice (BFRJ), Brandon Michael Nase, checked in with BroadwayWorld ahead of its full launch today, June 19.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2020
Broadway actor/writer Eric Ulloa, Dirty Laundry Theatre, Music-Talks and Sis the actress, activist and sister to the people, announced their collaboration in creating a unique virtual pride festival- Refractions of Pride.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2020
The Early Night Show with Joshua Turchin- Virtual Edition (Corona Cabaret) released a new episode today. Season three, episode ten features special guests: Alexa Swinton (Emergence, Billions), Tyrah Skye Odoms (Annie on Broadway, The Lion King) and Talia Baird.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2020
Gulfshore Playhouse will proceed with its STAR Academy production of 'The Addams Family' written by Marshall Brickman and Rick Ellice with music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa. Performed by students ages 13 to 18, 'The Addams Family' will run from July 31 to Aug. 8, 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2020
Huntington Theatre Company celebrated its first ever virtual gala fundraiser, Spotlight on Trailblazers, on Monday, June 15, 2020, streaming on the Huntington's Facebook and YouTube channels. The event will be reprised in a highlights version broadcast on Boston's WCVB-TV Channel 5 on Saturday, June 20 at 7:30pm.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2020
The York Theatre Company will reunite the cast and creative team of the 2016 Musicals in Mufti production of the 1971 hit Broad-way revue Don't Bother Me, I Can't Cope, a musical entertainment by Micki Grant, conceived by Vinnette Carroll, for a Virtual Company Reunion as part of the live weekly streaming panel series 'Show! (and Tell)'.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2020
Ben Cameron's Broadway Sessions will continue to  present a digital Black Lives Matter fundraising concert on June 11th.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2020
Tony nominated Hadestown star Patrick Page will star opposite Hannah Yelland (Brief Encounter, Nicholas Nickleby) in a special livestream of MACBETH this Saturday, June 13th beginning 2pm EDT presented by PLAYS IN THE HOUSE.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2020
Ben Cameron's Broadway Sessions continues to present a digital Black Lives Matter fundraising concert tonight.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2020
The Roger Rees Awards is dedicated to honoring every voice, especially those who feel voiceless, allowing students to express themselves and celebrating that expression. We stand with the Black community. We stand with our Black students past, present, and future. We stand with our Black educators. We stand with their families. Black Lives Matter.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2020
The Broadway Education Alliance  presented the 10th annual Roger Rees Awards for Excellence in Student Performance, a celebration of high school musical programs, in a special livestream event tonight.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2020
The Barn Theatre is paying tribute to British musical theatre composers through their concert series! They have paid tribute to Amies & Clements, Elliot Davis, Finn Anderson, and Daniel and Laura Curtis.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2020
History may have its eyes on Hamilton, but today, we have our eyes on the history of its stars. Below take a deep dive into the career of the general himself, Christopher Jackson!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2020
A virtual production will be streamed of Jason Robert Brown's Songs For A New World, filmed entirely in isolation. Séimí Campbell directs Rachel John (Hamilton), Ramin Karimloo (Phantom of The Opera), Cedric Neal (Motown) and Rachel Tucker (Come From Away).
by TV News Desk - Jul 1, 2020
GRAMMY/BRITs-nominee and two-time recipient of BET's Best International Act award, BURNA BOY, officially unveils an official music video for his newest single “Wonderful” from his upcoming 4th studio album TWICE AS TALL. 
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2020
Today (July 1) in live streaming: Lin-Manuel Miranda is the special guest on The Chaos Twins, Lauren Patten visits Backstage Live, and so much more!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2020
Christopher Jackson has signed with CAA, Deadline reports. Creative Artists Agency LLC or CAA is an American talent and sports agency based in Los Angeles, California.
by TV News Desk - Jul 1, 2020
Capital One City Parks Foundation SummerStage is thrilled to announce the continuation of its free digital series SummerStage Anywhere. The platform will offer one-of-a-kind digital arts content daily kicking off the week of July 6th. 
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2020
Classic Stage Company today announced a new lineup of multiple award-winning participants in the free online version of its signature series Classic Conversations, hosted by John Doyle, featuring eminent actors who are also collaborators of Doyle and CSC.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2020
The Sydney Opera House will host a vibrant showcase of live performance, interviews and musical footage to fundraise for the Actors Benevolent Fund (ABF), as part of its popular digital program From Our House to Yours on Saturday 11 July at 8pm AEST.