The Lion King at Orpheum Theatre

Orpheum Theatre, Omaha, Nebraska



The Lion King at



The Lion King

Orpheum Theatre

Showing live this spring is the top-selling box office and Broadway hit... THE LION KING is jumping off the screen and onto the stage in a long-awaited appearance in Omaha, Nebraska! So brace yourselves for this unparalleled Broadway musical that kids, adults, and the young at heart will enjoy taking part in.

Built on the premise of the Disney movie, The Lion King, the production offers a unique experience of the timeless classic. All your favorite characters will be there, and of course unforgettable songs such as “I Just Can’t Wait To Be King” and the ultimate happy-go-lucky tune, “Hakuna Matata.” This is your chance to lose yourself in the spirit of the wild and get to see the best Disney characters be brought to life. Head on to the renowned Orpheum Theatre for this show! Mark your calendars for Saturday 9th March 2024 because The Lion King will be performed live soon.

Secure tickets for yourself and your family and friends right this instant! Click on ‘get tickets’ to proceed with your purchase. Hakuna matata!

The Broadway version of the acclaimed musical just celebrated its 25th anniversary. Since its official premiere at the New Amsterdam Theatre, the performance has embarked on 28 tours worldwide, with shows that have been attended by over 110 million people.

Everyone is quite familiar with the tale of the endearing lion cub Young Simba, who sets out on his journey on the African plains. The animated Disney children's classic is presented to life on stages across the globe, recounting the story of the animals that indeed dominate the land in Africa as they fight to survive.

This production will present life-size lions, leopards, elephants, and giraffes. The actors, several of whom are using puppets, operate costumes that depict a broad assortment of animals. Certain of the performers move beneath or beside the puppets, while others entirely embody their characters.

The New York Times reveals that throughout the show's 2 hours and 40 minutes, there will be numerous cases of "stunning beauty and innovative set design that is achieved through innovative approaches ranging from shadow puppetry to Bunraku." The evaluation extends to assert that undoubtedly, nowhere before on Broadway has there been a realistic stampede of wildebeests or a animated herd of gazelles skimming the veldt that have been rendered with such eye-catching assurance.

Only the most exceptional live entertainment shows are presented at the Orpheum Theatre in Omaha. With excellent acoustics and an interactive stage, the theater in Nebraska delivers the optimal setting for an memorable Lion King adventure.
Join the Pride and be a part in the Circle of Life in all its awe-inspiring magnificence!

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Orpheum Theatre - Omaha, Omaha, Nebraska, 68102, US