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Disney’s The Lion King

December 2 @ 12:00 am - January 2 @ 11:59 pm

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 the Buell Theatre! More than 100 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.


Ages 6+. Children under the age of 2 will not be admitted. Health and Safety Measures To protect the health of our guests and artists, the DCPA will require all individuals 12+ to show proof of vaccination to attend indoor seated performances at the Arts Complex. Children under 12 must show either a negative COVID-19 test or proof of vaccination, if eligible. Additionally, all audience members ages 2+ will be required to wear a mask.


December 2, 2021 12:00 am - January 2, 2022 11:59 pm

Buell Theatre
1350 Curtis Street
Denver, CO 80202