Orpheum Theatre | Omaha, Nebraska
If you’re looking for excellent entertainment this spring, there’s terrific 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 incredible plot, amazing music, innovative costumes, and scenic design! This year, 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 vibrant city of Omaha, Nebraska! The show is set to take over the month of March at the Orpheum Theatre! Catch the remarkable performance on Saturday 16th March 2024! We promise it will be out-of-this-world! This extraordinary 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 hurry get tickets and catch The Lion King at the Orpheum Theatre on Saturday 16th March 2024! Your Saturdays will never be the same!
The musical stage adaption of The Lion King has made history as one of the most ambitious theatrical projects of Disney Theatrical Productions. The musical pulled out all the stops with distinctive music and lyrics by Elton John and Tim Rice, with other music from esteemed composers, including the legendary Hans Zimmer. The musical has wowed fans, young and old, across the world. It has a story similar to the 1994 animated movie, but the stage adaptation has much more depth, the music has been given an African music approach, and the costumes are breathtaking!
For this reason, it would almost be a sin to miss this exceptional musical, since it’s coming to Omaha this spring! That means you get first dibs on tickets, and instead of experiencing this Broadway legend in New York, you’re watching it right in your city! Keep in mind; the show never comprises quality. The Broadway critic of Entertainment Weekly wrote in his review, “The Lion King can make you fall in love with theater, no matter what theater it's in.” Indeed, the production has traveled all over the world. And now that it’s on its 26th year since premiering in 1997, it remains one of the must-see musicals.
“Where are you, really, anyway? The location is supposed to be a theater, a thoroughfare never thought of as a gateway to Eden. Yet somehow you have fallen into what appears to be a primal paradise,” says the New York Times’ Ben Brantly after attending the Broadway production in 1997.
Another critic, John Simon wrote, “Come to The Lion King with two pairs of eyes, one ear, and half a brain. You will be bombarded by some of the most gorgeous and spectacular sights theater can offer from before and behind, so eyes in the back of your head will come in handy.”
This spring, the Orpheum Theatre welcomes the touring tale of The Lion King! The show on Saturday 16th March 2024 is guaranteed to deliver all the awe-inspiring things mentioned by critics. The musical will take you on a voyage to another world while in the comfort of your seat at the Orpheum Theatre! The cutting-edge entertainment hall ensures viewing pleasure by offering top-tier facilities and light and sound technology. You will not be disappointed in catching the Lion King at the Orpheum Theatre!
So hurry and get your tickets to the Lion King’s showing on Saturday 16th March 2024 at the Orpheum Theatre! Reservations are now up for grabs at the Get Tickets link!