Disney's The Lion King

Tickets still available online at DPACnc.com, Ticketmaster.com or by phone at 919.680.2787.

Giraffes strut.  Birds swoop.  Gazelles leap.  The entire Serengeti comes to life as never before.  And as the music soars, Pride Rock slowly emerges from the mist. This is Disney’s THE LION KING, making its triumphant return to DPAC!

More than 80 million people around the world have experienced the awe-inspiring visual artistry, the unforgettable music, and the uniquely theatrical storytelling of this Broadway spectacular – one of the most breathtaking and beloved productions ever to grace the stage.

Winner of six Tony Awards®, including Best Musical, THE LION KING brings together one of the most imaginative creative teams on Broadway.  Tony Award®-winning director Julie Taymor brings to life a story filled with hope and adventure set against an amazing backdrop of stunning visuals.  THE LION KING also features the extraordinary work of Tony Award®-winning choreographer Garth Fagan and some of Broadway’s most recognizable music, crafted by Tony Award®-winning artists Elton John and Tim Rice.

There is simply nothing else like THE LION KING.

Please note that there are no student rush seats for THE LION KING.

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Dates

Tue, Feb 16 - Sun, Mar 20, 2016

Tickets

Tickets still available online at DPACnc.com, Ticketmaster.com or by phone at 919.680.2787.

VIP Ticket Packages: The package includes the best seats in the theater, commemorative souvenir program and complimentary VIP show merchandise item.

 

 

Availability

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Dates / Times

Camera Policy

Photography and Video Recording is prohibited. All electronic devices (cell phones, smart phones, tablets, digital cameras) must be turned off before entering the seating area. Cameras with detachable lens are not allowed into the building.

Content Advisory

Recommended for all audiences including couples, parents, grandparents and kids alike (we recommend that children be at least six years old to attend a performance of The Lion King).

DPAC offers a diverse selection of entertainment. Not all productions may appeal to or be appropriate for every guest or for all ages. Ticket buyers should take responsibility for making informed decisions regarding their purchases. We recommend visiting the official website of each show or for many current Broadway shows, websites like Broadway.com are a good resource to learn more about the show you are coming to see at DPAC. If you ever have questions about the content or appropriateness of a show, please contact us at [email protected].

Doors Open

Lobby doors open 60 minutes prior to the start of the event and doors to the seating area open 30 minutes prior. 

Event Schedule

Act I: 1:10 minutes 
Intermission: 20 minutes
Act II: 1 hour

*Please note all times are approximate and subject to change without notice.

Groups

To purchase groups of 15+ please visit our Group Services page

Kids at DPAC

All guests require a ticket, regardless of age. We recommend that children be at least six years old to attend a performance of The Lion King.

Weather Policy

During winter weather months, all performances scheduled at DPAC normally take place as planned. For more information on our inclement weather policy please visit INCLEMENT WEATHER FAQ.