Lion King UK Tour 2019/2020 - how to get tickets

The award-winning Broadway musical The Lion King returns to the UK stages in 2019. Read the article to find out all facts about where and when you can enjoy the musical and how to get tickets online.

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The musical adaption of The Lion King returns for a UK tour in 2019 for the first time since 2012. Besides the regular shows in London, performances for Bristol and Edinburgh where already confirmed and more cities and dates are expected to be announced soon. With regard to other musical performances you can expect The Lion King to be also shown in Liverpool, Birmingham, Leeds, Cardiff, Manchester and many more.
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Below you’ll find the official dates and venues as of yet:

07/09/2019 until 23/11/2019 - Bristol @ Bristol Hippodrome

05/12/2019 – Edinburg @ Edinburgh Playhouse

You can buy your tickets here conveniently online.


The show will take 2hrs 30 including interval and is recommended for children ages 6 or older.

The musical The Lion King is based on the 1994 Disney film of the same name. It debuted in 1997 in Minneapolis, Minnesota at the Orpheum Theatre before premiering on Broadway in the same year. The multi award-winning musical features amazing music from megastars Elton JohnHans Zimmer and Tim Rice. The Lion King is Broadway’s third longest-running show and the highest grossing Broadway production of all time. After the huge success on Broadway the Lion King also opened in the UK in 1999. The show has been running in London’s Lyceum Theatre ever since and counts more than 7500 performances.

Enjoy a show full of colours, amazing effects and iconic music and follow Simba’s journey to become King of the Pridelands.

Watch the trailer here: