Lyceum Theatre London
The magnificent Lyceum Theatre is
known for its huge occupancy and is regarded as one of the largest theatres in London. With an
astounding occupancy 2100, theatre bas been categorized into three levels as
Stalls, Royal Circle
and Grand Circle.
The theatre is located in an area known as Covent Garden
which is hugely exciting and lively. It is one of the most lively parts of the London’s Theatreland.
Lyceum Theatre London is located near some of the finest
restaurants along with high street shops and tourist spots of London. Some of the famous tourist
attractions of London near Lyceum Theatre are Transport Museum, Covent Garden
Market and Royal Opera House, whereas Soho, Leicester Square and Chinatown are
also at the a nearby distance.
Lyceum Theatre London is located at an accessible location
and can be visited via various modes of commutation such as tubes, buses, cars
and taxis. For the disabled patrons and their carers, discounted tickets are
available. The box office of Lyceum theatre is equipped with induction loop and
infra-red system at refreshment kiosk.
The stunning theatre is situated
on Wellington Street
with a history which dates back to 1772. At that time, theatre was abode for
exhibitions and concerts close to the current site. Since then theatre has
undergone various transformations. The current appearance of the building owes
a lot to its renovation which underwent in the year 1834 by Samuel Beazley.
Lyceum Theatre London has produced a huge variety of Shakespeare’s
works and also one of the famous venue for concerts of some of the legendary
bands from 60s and 70s such as Queen, Led Zeppelin, The Grateful Dead, The Who,
U2, The Smiths and Culture Club. In the year 1996, theatre underwent huge
refurbishments followed by some of the finest shows such as Oklahoma and Jesus Christ. Since 1999, The
Lion King is running with houseful shows. It has become of the most critically
and commercially acclaimed shows of London!
About Show-The Lion king
Come and feel the magic of award
winning London show, The Lion King at the magnificent Lyceum Theatre London!
The popular show is set against the backdrop of the Serengeti Plains featuring
evocative rhythms of Africa. Disney's multi award-winning musical, The Lion
King is adapted from the famous Disney animated film, The Lion King. In the
year 1997, the show was premiered on Broadway, whereas made its debut in
October 1999 in London Westend and since then running with packed houses.
The popular London show, The Lion
King Musical will take the theatre lovers to the beautiful world full of
splendid colours, stunning effects and fascinating music. The powerful and
moving story of Simba is certainly one of the key highlights of the show. The
heart touching journey of Simba, the young cub who is destined role as King of
the Pridelands. The adventurous journey
from wide-eyed cub to reclaiming his kingdom back from his evil Uncle is
Acclaimed director Julie Taymor
has fabulously reimagined the beloved film and converted into a spectacular
theatrical experience. Heart touching music by Elton John, lyrics by Tim Rice,
a musical score created by Hans Zimmer and choral arrangements by Lebo M
collaborates to create some of the heart touching musical numbers. Disney's The
Lion King features some heart touching musical numbers such as I Just Can't
Wait to Be King, The Circle of Life, Endless Night and Shadow Land.
Being one of the best-selling
show, The Lion King is a completely delightful experience for theatre lovers of
all ages. The story starts with the birth of Lion cub, Simba who is the son of
King Mufasa and Queen Sarabi. Mufasa’s brother Scar is jealous of him and plots
to usurp the kingdom by getting rid of Simba and King Mufasa. The blockbuster
show is a complete roller coaster ride and emotional journey of young Simba
with his friends Timon, Pumba and Nala.
The two hours and forty five
minutes long show is hugely popular among people of all age groups whether they
are kids or old people. If you have enjoyed the movie version then the
theatrical version will be an amazing experience!