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In July 2023, this acclaimed production will return to Birmingham Hippodrome for a strictly limited season. Set against the majesty of the Serengeti to the evocative rhythms of Africa, THE LION KING tells the story of Simba’s epic journey to fulfil his destiny as King of the Pridelands.

Director Julie Taymor uses breathtaking theatrical magic to bring Disney’s beloved animated feature to life in a production which has thrilled over 110 million people around the world.

Don’t miss your chance to experience this theatrical phenomenon.

Price

Tickets from £20

Prices and discounts subject to change

Running Time

Approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes

Age guidance

6+, no under 3s admitted

Where?

Main House

Guests must be seated 5 minutes before the advertised start time

Performances
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Thu
6 Jul
7.30pm From: £50 Limited Availability Book Now
Fri
7 Jul
7.30pm From: £80 Limited Availability Book Now
Sat
8 Jul
2.30pm From: £80 Limited Availability Book Now
Sat
8 Jul
7.30pm From: £70 Limited Availability Book Now
Sun
9 Jul
2.30pm From: £70 Limited Availability Book Now
Tue
11 Jul
7.30pm From: £50 Limited Availability Book Now
Wed
12 Jul
2.00pm From: £60 Limited Availability Book Now
Wed
12 Jul
7.30pm From: £60 Book Now
Discounts & Concessions

CONCESSIONS

We offer a range of discounts and concessions to enable everyone to enjoy an affordable visit to Birmingham Hippodrome.

FRIENDS

£3 off price band A-D Tue – Thu performances
(Limited availability) 

CLAIMANTS AND OVER 65s,

£3 off price band D-E Tue – Thu performances
(Limited availability) 

GROUPS

6 – 20 July, Tue-Thu performances
25 Jul – 30 Aug, Tue-Wed performances
5 Sep – 14 Sep, Tue-Thu performances
Price bands B-D

10+ tickets – Save £3 per ticket
20+ tickets – Save £4 per ticket
35+ tickets – Save £5 per ticket plus 1 FREE ticket

Call our dedicated Group Sales Team on 0844 338 7000 for more information and to book now!

EDUCATION ESTABLISHMENTS (Under 18)

5 Sep to 14 Sep, Tue – Thu performances
Parties of 10 or more pay £22.50 per ticket plus 1 FREE ticket for teacher/supervising adult for every 10 booked, price bands D-F.
(Limited availability)
CLICK HERE for further information on School Bookings

For school bookings, please call Group Sales on 0844 338 7000* for more information and to book now!

CLICK HERE for further information on Group Bookings

CONCESSIONS FOR PATRONS WITH DISABILITIES

£5 off standard price tickets in all seating areas.
2 for 1 for disabled patrons who require the service/support of a companion.

CLICK HERE for more information on our Assisted Performances

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Discounts and Concessions are offered subject to availability at the discretion of the Information and Sales Manager. Top three price bands only, unless otherwise stated. Restrictions may apply. Only one discount per ticket may apply, unless otherwise stated. Offers are non retrospective and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. Valid ID must be presented where applicable. Additional discounts may be offered from time to time.

Food & Drink

The Coffee Bar

Our Coffee Bar is open all day for Quarter Horse barista coffee and a quick and tasty bite to eat.

The Bars

You’ll receive a warm welcome at our Foyer Bars, conveniently positioned for both Stalls and Circle levels.

The Proscenium Lounge

Add some VIP sparkle to your Hippodrome experience with a Diamond or Champagne package in our luxurious lounge.

The Kiosks

You’ll find kiosks in the foyers selling a range of confectionery, Marshfield ice creams (which can also be pre-ordered) and chilled soft drinks as well as the current show programme.

Accessible Performances

We strive to provide access for all

For dates of audio-described, captioned or British Sign Language (BSL) interpreted performances, please see below. These vary from show to show. It is always best to book through our Access phone line 0121 689 1060 when booking assisted performances.

  • Captioned: Thu 20 Jul, 7.30pm and Thu 7 Sep, 7.30pm
  • BSL Interpreted: Wed 26 Jul, 7.30pm and Wed 6 Sep, 7.30pm
  • Audio Described: Wed 16 Aug, 2pm and Sun 10 Sep, 2.30pm
  • Relaxed performance: Tue 18 Jul, 1.30pm

Concessions for patrons with disabilities

£5 off standard price tickets in all seating areas.
2 for 1 for disabled patrons who require the service/support of a companion.
Limited availability.

CLICK HERE for more information on our Accessible Performances

Merchandise
The Lion King Programme Bundle £16

Buy the official Lion King Souvenir Brochure and Programme and receive a FREE Tote Bag. The perfect accompaniment to The Lion King with beautiful production photographs, behind-the-scenes information, cast & crew biographies and all the information you will need about the production and the venue.

Venue collection only. A voucher will be attached to your tickets for redemption at any merchandise kiosk at Birmingham Hippodrome. *Programme artwork may vary.

BUY THE PROGRAMME BUNDLE HERE

The Lion King Souvenir Brochure £10

Beautiful photographs of the production and behind-the-scenes notes from the show’s creators.

Venue collection only. A voucher will be attached to your tickets for redemption at any merchandise kiosk at Birmingham Hippodrome.

BUY THE SOUVENIR BROCHURE HERE

The Lion King Souvenir Bundle £25

Buy the Lion King Souvenir Bundle and receive a Lion King Latte Mug, Simba Keyring, exclusive Show Poster* and Birmingham Tote Bag.

Venue collection only. A voucher will be attached to your tickets for redemption at any at any merchandise kiosk at Birmingham Hippodrome. *Poster artwork may vary.

BUY THE SOUVENIR BUNDLE HERE

The Lion King Show Programme £6

When the sun has set in the Pride Lands, make memories of your visit last by taking home a Birmingham Hippodrome show programme.

Venue collection only. A voucher will be attached to your tickets for redemption at any merchandise kiosk at Birmingham Hippodrome.

BUY THE PROGRAMME HERE

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