Good news Lion King fanatics!
The world’s most popular stage musical in the world, Disney’s THE LION KING, is set to premiere in Manila in March 2018 as announced by Michael Cassel Group in association with Disney Theatrical Productions plus additional engagements in Singapore, Korea, Taiwan and South Africa.
The International tour, which will be performed in English, will launch in celebration of The Lion King’s 20th anniversary on stage and the show’s 25th global production.
Since its Broadway premiere on November 13, 1997, 24 global productions have been seen by more than 90million people.
The Lion King is only the second show in history to generate five productions worldwide running 10 or more years and translated into eight different languages.
The first round of auditions for the international tour will commence in South Africa in March 2017.
Further announcements regarding theatres and dates will be made over the coming months, with tickets for the international tour’s premiere in Manila to go on-sale in October 2017, ahead of its opening in March 2018.