Experience Disney’s The Lion King musical

Experience Disney's The Lion King musical at North Charleston Performing Arts Center.

The Lion King, the world’s #1 musical, makes its Lowcountry premiere this month at the North Charleston Performing Arts Center. Sixteen performances will be held between December 4 and 15th, 2019.  Based on the classic Disney film, The Lion King brings the beloved story to life through a cast of actors and elaborate puppetry. It won 6 Tony awards and the touring company has thrilled millions of fans worldwide. Current season ticket holders can renew their tickets now. Tickets are available at the Coliseum Advance Ticket Office, by calling (843) 202-ARTS (2787) or online at www.NorthCharlestonColiseumPAC.com.

Jared Dixon as “Simba” in THE LION KING North American Tour. ©Disney. Photo Credit: Deen van Meer.

The Lion King anchors the 21st season of the Best of Broadway series. Other featured shows this season include: Waitress (February 7-9, 2020); The Color Purple (February 28 – March 1, 2020); Cats (March 27-29, 2020); and A Bronx Tale (April 24-26, 2020). All performances are at the North Charleston Performing Arts Center.

The Best of Broadway series will also feature two special shows: Rent (October 15 & 16, 2019) and The Simon and Garfunkel Story (November 1, 2019).

“This is the greatest season in the history of the Best of Broadway,” said Frank Lapsley, General Manager of the North Charleston Performing Arts Center. “Our fans have been asking for The Lion King for years and we are thrilled to be able to bring the show to North Charleston.”