It’s the Circle of Life and finally, the world’s #1 musical, Disney’s The Lion King, is set to premiere in Manila in March 2018!
“We’re proud to partner with our long-time friend Michael Cassel to bring the world renowned stage production of THE LION KING to these vibrant cities,” Thomas Schumacher President & Producer of Disney Theatrical Productions mentions.
“Julie Taymor and her extraordinary creative team have realized a production of enormous scale, beauty and heart. I cannot wait for new audiences to join us in the Philippines, Singapore, Korea, Taiwan and South Africa, the show’s creative birthplace.”
The international tour is going to celeberate The Lion King’s 20th anniversary on stage and the title’s 25th global production.
The show’s director, costume designer and mask co-designer Julie Taymor shares, “It is wonderful that these countries in Asia will be able to experience this new South African cast of THE LION KING.”
“They’re in for a tremendous treat as the soul of this music will come through these extraordinary performers. Asia is a big part of my life, having spent four years in Indonesia and travelled throughoutmany countries in the region. It is thrilling to bring this production back to a part of the world that has been a major inspiration in my life.”
“This international tour will provide the opportunity for audiences around the world to witness this incredible production, featuring South Africa’s greatest talents.”
You can join the waitlist and score tickets at lionkinginternational.com!