Marcus Center for the Performing Arts
Box Office 414.273.7206

Disney's The Lion King

Experience the phenomenon of Disney's THE LION KING when Milwaukee's best-loved musical makes a triumphant return to the Milwaukee Theatre following its record-breaking 2008 engagement! Marvel at the breathtaking spectacle of animals brought to life by award-winning director Julie Taymor, whose visual images for this show you'll remember forever. Thrill to the pulsating rhythms of the African Pridelands and an unforgettable score including Elton John and Tim Rice's Oscar®-winning song "Can You Feel The Love Tonight" and "Circle of Life." Let your imagination run wild when the Tony Award®-winning Broadway sensation returns to the Milwaukee Theatre stage...

Please Note: Performances of Disney's The Lion King are at The Milwaukee Theatre

500 W Kilbourn Ave

Milwaukee, WI 23203


Important information about your visit to the Milwaukee Theatre

Plan ahead to ensure the best experience!


Student Rush Available for Disney's The Lion King

  • Tuesday - Thursday, Sunday evening - $29; Friday, Saturday and Sunday matinee - $34
  • Available two hours prior to each show
  • One ticket per valid high school / college ID
  • Cash only

This show's performances are over.

Milwaukee Theatre

Nov 11, 2014 - Dec 7, 2014

Single Tickets on Sale:
Jun 15, 2014
Mar 12, 2014
Approximate Runtime:
2 Hours 30 Minutes
Intermission Length:
20 Minutes
Wheelchair Assistance
Wheelchair Assistance
Audio Description
Audio Description
Sign Language
Hearing Assist Devices
IR Hearing Assistance
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Group Ticket Sales No Longer Available for The Lion King

Please call the Marcus Center Box Office to purchase tickets at 414-273-7206.

Disney's The Lion King Groups


Sound Designer
Tony Meola
Elton John
Tim Rice
Julie Taymor
Roger Allers & Irene Mecchi
Costume Designer
Julie Taymor
Garth Fagan
Set Designer
Richard Hudson
Lighting Designer
Donald Holder


"Once again, 'The Lion King' roars with spirit"

"'The Lion King' roars triumphantly into Milwaukee Theatre"

"Blissful Beauty in THE LION KING"

"Lion King Is Still a Winner"

"The Lion King still reigns as the king of musical theater."

"The Lion King Stuns Audiences at the Milwaukee Theatre."

“The Lion King” review by Lawrence Riordan

"In return engagement, Disney's 'Lion King' dazzles"

"A Beloved Disney Classic Comes to Town"


In Town Interviews and Articles

"Chip hangs at Milwaukee Theatre, gets behind the scenes look at The Lion King"

"'The Lion King' returns to Milwaukee"

"Opening night at the ‘Lion King’: Slideshow"

"Backstage with The Mix"

"Local man has big part in traveling Lion King musical"

"Monday on Lake Effect: Lion King Puppets"

"Tshidi Manye who plays Rafiki in Disney's The Lion King is interviewed."

Pre-Show Interviews & Articles

"Pulling the strings: Behind the scenes with 'The Lion King' puppets" 

"Puppetry is part of ‘The Lion King’s’ magic" 

"Hear me roar: ‘The Lion King’ is back"

"Animals are the star in 'The Lion King'"

"Hear me roar: ‘The Lion King’ is back"

"'The Lion King' actor Ben Lipitz on life as Pumbaa"

"Profile: Lion King Starlet, Rashada Dawan"

Fleming's Steakhouse Marcus Center Restaurant Partner
Flemings Steakhouse Marcus Center Restaurant Partner

Fleming's of Milwaukee is located in the heart of Brookfield, just 10 miles west of downtown Milwaukee. Stop in for a drink and select from a list of 100 wines by the glass. Then stay to enjoy an impressive menu inspired by a passion for steak and wine, featuring chef-recommended selections such as the new Dry-Aged Prime Ribeye.

Fleming's Steakhouse

15665 W. Bluemound Rd.



Rodizio Grill Milwaukee
Rodizio Grill

"America's *1st* Brazilian Steakhouse" - Since 1995 Rodizio Grill has pioneered a new style of dining and made eating a whole new experience.

777 N. Water St.

VIP Tickets

Package includes the best seats in the theater, commemorative souvenir program and complimentary VIP show merchandise item.


Performances of Disney's The Lion King are at The Milwaukee Theatre

Milwaukee Theatre Seating Chart
500 W Kilbourn Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53203

Wisconsin Center District parking lot entrance:
500 W. Wells Street, Milwaukee, WI  53203
See more preferred parking locations at Park Milwaukee

Frequently Asked Questions
For more important information on your upcoming visit to The Milwaukee Theatre, visit The Lion King Information Page

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