Durham Performing Arts Center | Durham, North Carolina
This 2024, musical enthusiasts can anticipate another year of The Lion King! This show is considered one of the enduring and among the most brilliant musicals to ever come out of Broadway, and now it's well past into its second decade! Because of insistent public demand, this remarkable show directed by Julie Taymor continues its lasting legacy with performances on Broadway, as well as across North America! The Lion King’s team is now in full throttle as they prepare for another season of conquering multiple major cities! On Friday 24th May 2024, The Lion King will be illuminating the Durham Performing Arts Center as part of its extensive run in Durham, North Carolina! You will be enchanted with the musical’s outstanding music by Elton John, Hans Zimmer, and more. Meanwhile, Taymor’s groundbreaking costume and puppet design are sights to behold! So if you haven’t checked out The Lion King yet, you better catch it now! Reserve your tickets now to see The Lion King as it makes Durham Performing Arts Center its home for the month of May!
The New York Daily News calls it 'the perfect marriage of entertainment and art"... The musical theatre adaption of the "The Lion King" has masterfully brought together a vibrantly amazing cast, astonishing visual production, costume, set, and puppetry, and infectious musical numbers. Hence, the numerous awards and honors, including six Tony Awards, one for Best Musical and Best Direction of a Musical, are nothing but well-deserved. Over 100 million (and counting) audiences worldwide have come to see "The Lion King" ever since it debuted on stage in 1997. On Friday 24th May 2024, you, your friends, and your tribe will get this eventful opportunity to catch The Lion King as it opens here at the Durham Performing Arts Center, Durham, North Carolina. Don't miss this spectacular show; book your tickets now!