At its heart is the powerful story of Simba and his epic adventure to his destined role as King of the Pridelands.
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
The Palace Theatre of Varieties opened on Whit Monday 1891 and cost its owners the then colossal sum of £40,500. In the late 1970’s the Palace Theatre underwent a major refurbishment and re-opened in 1981 with Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Jesus Christ Superstar and has since then retained its position as the premier provincial touring venue.