Orpheum Theatre | Minneapolis, Minnesota
If you’re looking for excellent entertainment this spring, there’s fantastic news for you! One of the most highly acclaimed and longest-running stage musicals in the history of theater is coming to a city near you! We all know the story of the timeless Disney epic, this iconic production. The musical adaptation broke ground when it first premiered in 1997 due to its amazing plot, mind-blowing music, innovative costumes, and scenic design! This time, the show continues its legacy by embarking on a North American tour! The Lion King’s touring production hits the road this upcoming spring, including a coveted stop in the bustling Minneapolis, Minnesota! The show is set to take over the month of April at the Orpheum Theatre! Catch the extraordinary performance on Saturday 6th April 2024! We guarantee it will be out-of-this-world! This unparalleled musical not only made headlines all over the world, but also won multiple Tony Awards and Drama Desk Awards! So if you love Disney classics or top-tier stage shows, you better secure tickets and catch The Lion King at the Orpheum Theatre on Saturday 6th April 2024! Your Saturdays will never be the same!
The Broadway version of the award-winning musical just celebrated its 25th anniversary. Since its official debut at the New Amsterdam Theatre, the show has embarked on 28 tours across the world, with shows that have been attended by over 110 million individuals.
Everybody is familiar with the story of the charming lion cub Young Simba, who begins his exploration on the African plains. The animated Disney children's classic is presented to life on stages around the world, telling the saga of the animals that genuinely rule the land in Africa as they struggle to thrive.
This staging will feature life-size lions, leopards, elephants, and giraffes. The actors, many of whom are utilizing puppets, control costumes that represent a diverse range of animals. Some of the performers move beneath or alongside the puppets, while others completely embody their characters.
The New York Times shares that during the show's 2 hours and 40 minutes, there will be many occurrences of "stunning beauty and innovative set design that is accomplished via imaginative methods ranging from shadow puppetry to Bunraku." The critique continues to assert that undoubtedly, nowhere else on Broadway has there been a authentic stampede of wildebeests or a animated herd of gazelles skimming the veldt that have been rendered with such eye-catching conviction.
Only the best live entertainment shows are shown at the Orpheum Theatre in Minneapolis. With outstanding acoustics and an engaging stage, the theater in Minnesota offers the ideal atmosphere for an memorable Lion King adventure.
Join the Pride and immerse yourself in the Circle of Life in all its majestic glory!