Disney's The Lion King

Live at

Edinburgh Playhouse

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Thu 2 Jun - Sat 2 Jul 2022

Musical
2 hours 30 minutes
incl. interval

General sale opens at:

Fri 3 Dec 10:00

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We want everyone to enjoy the show safely, together. Please see the measures we have put in place for your safety, well-being and enjoyment.
Set against the majesty of the Serengeti Plains and to the evocative rhythms of Africa, Disney's multi award-winning musical is a unique theatrical experience that you will remember forever.
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Edinburgh Playhouse

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Thu 2 Jun - Sat 2 Jul 2022
18-22 Greenside Place, Edinburgh EH1 3AA, UK
2 hours 30 minutes incl. interval
Tue - Sat at 19:30
Wed and Sat at 14:30
Sun at 14:30
Age guidance 6+
For group bookings of 10 or more:

At its heart is the powerful story of Simba and his epic adventure to his destined role as King of the Pridelands.

Please visit our dedicated access page for information on accessible performances taking place throughout the tour.

There is simply nothing else like it.
- New York Times
Awe-inspiring. A gorgeous gasp-inducing spectacle
- Time
This deeply felt celebration of life feels as fresh and soul-stirring as ever
- The Daily Telegraph
It lights up the West End with a blaze of fabulous imagination
- Evening Standard

Nights you don't want to miss

  • Opening Night
    Come and join us for our opening night

Stats and facts

100million
people have seen The Lion King worldwide
232
puppets feature in each performance of The Lion King
6
African languages are spoken or sung in The Lion King
1998
the year 6 Tony awards were won by The Lion King's creative team

Edinburgh Playhouse

18-22 Greenside Place, Edinburgh EH1 3AA, UK
Edinburgh Waverley Station
The box office will open 90 minutes prior to performances.

Enjoying the show safely, together.

COVID-19 Status

To ensure the continued safety of our visitors and staff, currently, all attendees over the age of 18 will be required to provide proof of their COVID-19 status to gain entry to the venue.

Find out more about what this means and about the measures we have put in place for your safety, well-being and enjoyment.

COVID-19 Status Information

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Watch the trailer

Edinburgh Playhouse

change
Thu 2 Jun - Sat 2 Jul 2022
18-22 Greenside Place, Edinburgh EH1 3AA, UK
2 hours 30 minutes incl. interval
Tue - Sat at 19:30
Wed and Sat at 14:30
Sun at 14:30
Age guidance 6+
For group bookings of 10 or more: