Keller Auditorium | Portland, Oregon
If you’re seeking excellent entertainment this winter, there’s fantastic news for you! One of the most highly acclaimed and longest-running stage musicals in the history of theater is coming to a city near you! We all know the story of the timeless Disney epic, this iconic production. The musical adaptation broke ground when it first premiered in 1997 due to its amazing plot, amazing music, innovative costumes, and scenic design! In the current season, the show continues its legacy by embarking on a North American tour! The Lion King’s touring production hits the road this upcoming winter, including a coveted stop in the bustling Portland, Oregon! The show is set to take over the month of January at the Keller Auditorium! Catch the impressive performance on Friday 26th January 2024! We promise it will be out-of-this-world! This unparalleled musical not only made headlines all over the world, but also won multiple Tony Awards and Drama Desk Awards! So if you love Disney classics or top-tier stage shows, you better secure tickets and catch The Lion King at the Keller Auditorium on Friday 26th January 2024! Your Fridays will never be the same!
The musical stage adaption of The Lion King has made history as one of the most bold theatrical projects of Disney Theatrical Productions. The musical brought in all the stops with unique music and lyrics by Elton John and Tim Rice, with additional music from esteemed composers, including the legendary Hans Zimmer. The musical has captivated fans, young and old, across the world. It has a story akin to the 1994 animated movie, but the stage adaptation has a deeper depth, the music has been given an African music approach, and the costumes are breathtaking!
For this reason, it would almost be a sin to miss this outstanding musical, since it’s coming to Portland this winter! That means you get the opportunity on tickets, and instead of catching this Broadway legend in New York, you’re watching it right in your city! Keep in mind; the show never comprises quality. The Broadway critic of Entertainment Weekly wrote in his review, “The Lion King can make you fall in love with theater, no matter what theater it's in.” Indeed, the production has traveled all over the world. And now that it’s on its 26th year since premiering in 1997, it remains one of the best musicals.
“Where are you, really, anyway? The location is supposed to be a theater, a thoroughfare never thought of as a gateway to Eden. Yet somehow you have fallen into what appears to be a primal paradise,” says the New York Times’ Ben Brantly after seeing the Broadway production in 1997.
Another critic, John Simon wrote, “Come to The Lion King with two pairs of eyes, one ear, and half a brain. You will be bombarded by some of the most beautiful and spectacular sights theater can offer from before and behind, so eyes in the back of your head will come in handy.”
This winter, the Keller Auditorium welcomes the touring tale of The Lion King! The show on Friday 26th January 2024 is guaranteed to deliver all the wonderful things mentioned by critics. The musical will take you on a journey to another world while in the comfort of your seat at the Keller Auditorium! The cutting-edge entertainment hall ensures viewing pleasure by providing top-tier facilities and light and sound technology. You will not be disappointed in catching the Lion King at the Keller Auditorium!
So hurry and score your tickets to the Lion King’s showing on Friday 26th January 2024 at the Keller Auditorium! Passes are now available at the Get Tickets link!