Giraffes strut. Birds swoop. Gazelles leap. The entire Serengeti comes to life as never before. As the music soars, Pride Rock slowly emerges from the mist. This is Disney's THE LION KING, making its triumphant return to the Civic Theatre! Over 100 million people around the world have experienced the awe-inspiring visual artistry, unforgettable music, & uniquely theatrical storytelling of this spectacular - one of the most breathtaking & beloved productions to grace the stage. Winner of 6 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 full of hope & adventure set against an amazing backdrop of stunning visuals. Featuring the work of Tony Award-winning choreographer Garth Fagan & some of Broadway's most recognizable music, crafted by Tony Award-winning artists Elton John & Tim Rice. There is simply nothing else like THE LION KING.