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The Lion King at the Lyceum Theatre

Be transported to the majestic Serengeti Plains as you watch The Lion King London musical. Read More


Watch the characters from the animated Disney film come to life at The Lion King musical at the Lyceum Theatre in London’s West End.

Following the adventure of a fearless young lion cub called Simba as he learns about life on his journey to become king of the lions, this family-friendly show wows audiences with its spectacular sets, costumes and songs.

Through a mixture of The Lion King cast and incredible puppets, 25 species of animals are represented including astonishing herds of full-size zebras and giraffes.

Together, the animals’ dance portray the evocative rhythms of Africa with music from Elton John and Tim Rice, including the Academy Award-nominated song Circle of Life.


Adult Ticket £30.00 (USD 41.97) to £197.25 (USD 275.98) per ticket

Venue Details & Map

Lyceum Theatre

Wellington Street
0844871 3000

Yelp Reviews

9.00 out of 5
based on 75 reviews

Top 5 reviews of The Lion King: The Musical at the Lyceum Theatre

5.0 out of 5
20 November 2015
by Nadya S.

Ah-mah-zingly AWEsome. A definite must see show. I was gutted to miss it in Edinburgh a few years back after going to see the exhibition.

When we realised we had time to go see a show last night this was top of my list. I can't believe it's taken me so long to see it.

We popped into the theatre box office & manage to snag a couple of excellent seats in the stalls at a fraction of the price... more

5.0 out of 5
16 April 2016
by Ryo Z.

It's my 2nd day in London of a 4 day vacation, and I'm leaving Trafalgar Square and see a huge line of people at a ticket booth.

Curiosity got the best of me, and I walk up to discover it's a ticket booth to the many shows that are in London.

On a spur of the moment decision, I saw the signage for The Lion King, it is truly my favorite Disney film and bought me a ticket for the matinee show... more

5.0 out of 5
10 March 2015
by Ryan P.

Hakuna Matata, what a wonderful phrase

Hakuna Matata, ain't no passing craze

It means no worries for the rest of your days

It's our problem free philosophy, Hakuna Matata

One of my FAVORITE songs in the LION KING! I loved the movie SO MUCH that when it became a PLAY and was STOKED! How were they going to re-create all those ani-malies on stage! Then I saw a small clip of the paly on the... more

5.0 out of 5
05 April 2016
by Priya K.

I LOVE THIS SHOW!!!!!!! I have seen it three times now and everytime I go back I just get more and more excited! One of the best highly recommended shows in London!!!! If you haven't been, GO NOW!!!!!

I love the movie too, the opening scene just takes your breath away... the cast are so great, the stage is ahmayzing!!! Managed to get mid level stall tickets, looking straight onto the stage,... more

5.0 out of 5
22 February 2016
by Shirley A.

Lion King My favourite

What a fantastic show!

The beginning is so amazing and the song 'he lives in you' bring tears to my eyes every single time, wonderful must watch!

I recommend to take sits at the balcony, ask for the surprise trust me it's worth it! Love it too much I've seen it 7 times can't wait to go back and watch it again!

It Just makes me so happy more

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