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100 million people worldwide have witnessed the phenomenon that is Disney’s THE LION KING and finally New Zealand audiences can experience this unparalleled theatrical experience for themselves.

 Michael Cassel Group, in association with Disney Theatrical Productions, and local presenting partner Spark Arena and Live Nation are proud to announce that Disney’s THE LION KING will premiere in New Zealand in June this year. 

After a hiatus of over a year, The Lion King International Tour will finally be back on stage and thrilling audiences - and Aotearoa has been chosen as the host! 

THE LION KING will open for a strictly limited season on Thursday, 24th June 2021 at Spark Arena in Auckland, in a specially designed theatre-mode layout. 

“There is simply nothing else like it” The New York Times

“A perfect marriage of entertainment and art” New York Daily News