The Lion King in Durham 2024

The Lion King

Witness the spectacle of Disney’s Lion King, the Broadway best musical, on its US tour in Durham, NC from May 15 – June 9, 2024 at Durham Performing Arts Center. Directed by Julie Taymor, winner of six Tony Awards, this touring production dazzles with stunning costume design, choreography, and memorable performances by Simba, Scar, Mufasa, and Timon. With music by Elton John and Tim Rice, it’s captivated millions. Be part of the adventure with the The Lion King North American tour — purchase your The Lion King musical tickets today!

The Lion King Durham Tickets

Currently, there are no tickets available for The Lion King in Durham. Please check back later or explore other cities for available dates and tickets.

Cast in Durham

The Lion King North American tour continues to captivate audiences with its vibrant cast and stunning performances. Below is the list of main roles and their current actors:

  • Darian Sanders as Simba
  • Gerald Ramsey as Mufasa
  • Peter Hargrave as Scar
  • Khalifa White as Nala
  • Nick Cordileone as Timon
  • John E. Brady as Pumbaa
  • Nick LaMedica as Zazu
  • Mukelisiwe Goba as Rafiki
  • Forest VanDyke as Banzai
  • Martina Sykes as Shenzi
  • Robbie Swift as Ed

The Venue: Durham Performing Arts Center

Durham Performing Arts Center Seating Chart

Durham Performance Arts Center Seating Chart

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Frequently Asked Questions

When is The Lion King musical in Durham, NC?

The Lion King musical will be in Durham, NC from May 15, 2024, to June 9, 2024. The performances will take place at the Durham Performing Arts Center (DPAC).

Where can I purchase tickets for The Lion King in Durham?

Tickets for The Lion King in Durham can be purchased on the ConcertsAndTickets website and the official DPAC website. It’s recommended to buy tickets early as they tend to sell out quickly.

What are the showtimes for The Lion King in Durham?

Showtimes for The Lion King in Durham are as follows:

  • Tuesdays through Thursdays at 7:30 PM
  • Fridays at 8:00 PM
  • Saturdays at 2:00 PM and 8:00 PM
  • Sundays at 1:00 PM and 6:30 PM
  • A special 1:00 PM matinee on Thursday, May 16

Check the event page on the ConcertsAndTickets website for the most accurate schedule and times.

Is there accessible seating available at DPAC?

Yes, DPAC offers accessible seating options. Special requests for accessible seating should be made at the time of ticket purchase.

Will there be any special performances of The Lion King in Durham?

Yes, there will be special performances including American Sign Language interpreted shows and open captioning. Specific dates and times can be found on DPAC’s official website.

What is the recommended age for children attending The Lion King?

The Lion King is recommended for children ages 6 and up. All attendees must have their own ticket, regardless of age.

How long is the runtime of The Lion King musical?

The runtime of The Lion King musical is approximately 2 hours and 40 minutes, including one intermission.

Are booster seats available for children at the venue?

Yes, booster seats are available in limited quantities at DPAC for public ticketed performances.

What should I know about parking at DPAC?

Parking is available in the surrounding areas of DPAC. It is advisable to arrive early to secure a spot and allow ample time to get to your seats before the show starts.

Can I bring food and beverages into the theater?

Outside food and beverages are not permitted inside the theater. However, there are concessions available for purchase within the venue. Please note that all snack and beverage purchases are cashless, requiring payment by card or digital means.