Orpheum Theatre | Omaha, Nebraska
The multi-award-winning musical, The Lion King, is back, and it’s taking over North America! This musical stage adaption of the 1994 Disney animated film has been breaking ground for over two decades and still entertaining theater lovers worldwide! This 2024, the touring production of The Lion King will embark on a national tour, making several stops across esteemed venues! This March, the musical makes its way to Omaha, Nebraska, for a extended run at the Orpheum Theatre! Witness the spectacular performance on Wednesday 6th March 2024! Your Wednesdays will never be the same! The show has notably won six Tony Awards, including winning Best Musical! Over at the Drama Desk Awards, the musical bagged ten awards! With its outstanding music, creative puppetry and costumes, and a stellar cast and creative team, there is no mystery why the Lion King has won numerous accolades. And over two decades since its premiere, it’s still slated to be the hottest and most exciting musical of the spring season! So hurry and snag those tickets now, and don’t miss out on the Lion King on Wednesday 6th March 2024!
The Broadway version of the famous musical just celebrated its 25th anniversary. Since its official launch at the New Amsterdam Theatre, the show has set out on 28 tours across the world, with performances that have been witnessed by over 110 million people.
Everyone is quite familiar with the tale of the charming lion cub Young Simba, who embarks on his exploration on the African plains. The animated Disney children's beloved is presented to life on stages around the world, recounting the story of the animals that truly rule the land in Africa as they fight to endure.
This production will showcase life-size lions, leopards, elephants, and giraffes. The actors, a lot of whom are using puppets, manipulate costumes that represent a diverse range of animals. Some of the performers stride beneath or alongside the puppets, while others fully personify their characters.
The New York Times discloses that during the show's 2 hours and 40 minutes, there will be several instances of "stunning beauty and innovative set design that is achieved through creative techniques ranging from shadow puppetry to Bunraku." The evaluation extends to assert that certainly, nowhere previously on Broadway has there been a authentic stampede of wildebeests or a lively herd of gazelles skimming the veldt that have been rendered with such jaw-dropping assurance.
Only the most exceptional live entertainment shows are shown at the Orpheum Theatre in Omaha. With superb acoustics and an interactive stage, the venue in Nebraska will provide the ideal environment for an unforgettable Lion King journey.
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