Kincaid Regional Theatre – Disney’s The Lion King Jr.

The KRT KIDS production of DISNEY’S THE LION KING JR.
Music & Lyrics by Elton John & Tim Rice
Additional Music & Lyrics by Lebo M, Mark Mancina, Jay Rifkin, and Hans Zimmer
Book Roger Allers & Irene Mecchi
Based on the Broadway production directed by Julie Taymor
Music Adapted & Arranged and Additional Music & Lyrics and “Luau Hawaiian Treat” written by Will Van Dyke
“It’s a Small World” written by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman
PEFROMANCES June 9-18, 2022:
Evenings at 7:30pm: June 9, 10, 11, 17
Matinees at 2pm: June 12 & 16
Matinee at 3pm: June 18
TICKETS:
Ages 17 & under – $10
Ages 18 & up – $15
Tickets available online at www.krtshows.com. Also available at the box office prior to show. General admission seating.
SYNOPSIS:
The Lion King JR. tells the story of the epic adventures of a curious cub named Simba as he struggles to accept the responsibilities of adulthood and his destiny as king. Along the way, the young lion encounters a colorful cast of characters including spunky lioness Nala, charismatic meerkat Timon, and loveable warthog Pumbaa. To claim his rightful place on the throne and save his beloved Pridelands, Simba must find his inner strength and confront his wicked Uncle Scar. The Lion King JR. features classic songs from the 1994 film such as “Hakuna Matata” and the Academy Award®-winning “Can You Feel the Love Tonight” as well as additional songs penned for the Broadway production.
ABOUT KRT KIDS:
This multi-week educational opportunity allows the youth of our region to participate in professional quality theatrical productions while learning the many aspects of live theatre performance. These aspects include auditioning, the rehearsal process, character creation, stage presence, and design elements like costuming and prop creation. The cast is comprised of students elementary through high school age and are thrilled to present this amazing production for you.
DISNEY’S THE LION KING JR. is presented through special arrangement with and all authorized performance materials are supplied Music Theatre International (MTI). www.MTIshows.com

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