Durham Performing Arts Center | Durham, North Carolina
If you’re looking for excellent entertainment this spring, there’s fantastic 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 amazing plot, mind-blowing music, innovative costumes, and scenic design! In this time, 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 bustling Durham, North Carolina! The show is set to take over the month of May at the Durham Performing Arts Center! Catch the remarkable performance on Sunday 19th May 2024! We assure 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 need to secure tickets and catch The Lion King at the Durham Performing Arts Center on Sunday 19th May 2024! Your Sundays will never be the same!
Coming to you at Durham Performing Arts Center in Durham on Sunday 19th May 2024. A remarkable tale of hope and adventure, The Lion King has found its way into the hearts of millions and millions of people worldwide, and now you too can experience the breathtaking music, dance and costumes. The Lion King is a winner of over 70 major performing arts awards including six Tony Awards for Best Musical, Best Scenic Design, Best Costume Design, Best Lighting Design, Best Choreography and Best Direction of a Musical. The Lion King is a dramatic coming of age story, follow the young Prince Simba as he goes from spoiled brat of Pride Rock to being cast out after his father is brutally murdered by his evil Uncle Scar! But all is not lost, Simba discover two unlikely friends out in the jungle and together they strike out to retake the pride-lands back from the evil Scar. Simba must take on this forbidding enemy and fulfil his destiny to become the King of the jungle. A vibrant and exciting tale from the great creatives at Disney, The Lion King is a story of love and redemption that nobody should miss. Grab your tickets now!