Melbourne audiences will get their chance to snap up tickets for the worldwide phenomenon, The Lion King, which opens at the Regent Theatre in February 2015. Tickets for theatrical production, which was transformed from the beloved Disney film of the same name, go on sale to the public today.
The show has been seen by more than 70 million people worldwide and has won over 70 international theatre awards, which is testament to the popularity of the show and the adulation it has received. The Lion King follows the story Simba the lion cub on his journey to become King of the Pridelands. Simba’s journey is set against the backdrop of the Serengeti Plains and the entire performance is set to an unforgettable soundtrack including Elton John and Tim Rice’s ‘Circle of Life’, ‘Hakuna Matata’ and ‘Can You Feel the Love Tonight?’ which won an Academy Award for Best Original Song.
The Lion King is currently playing to huge audiences at Sydney’s Capitol Theatre and has already had significant interest from Melbourne audiences. It seems the audience’s love for The Lion King has not waned and the reception, from fans and critics alike, has been overwhelming.
Nothing beats the colour and atmosphere that is created on stage during The Lion King. Whether it’s your first time or a repeat visit, you will be blown away by the explosive and beautiful performances from everyone involved in this iconic production.
The Melbourne season of The Lion King is strictly limited, so get your friends together and secure your seats now. Click here to purchase tickets for The Lion King at the Regent Theatre.
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