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The Lion King Tour in Dayton, OH : Tickets and Musical Dates

The Lion King Tour Mead Theatre Schuster Performing Arts Center in Dayton, OH : Tickets and Musical Dates

The musical Lion King Tour will be performed at the Benjamin & Marian Schuster Performing Arts Center in Dayton, Ohio from May 1 to May 12, 2024. The Lion King has received numerous awards during its existence, including six Tony Awards, including Best Musical, and a Grammy Award for Best Musical Show Album. Critics have praised the musical for its stunning visuals, music, and storytelling. The New York Times called it “a landmark event in entertainment”. The Washington Post described it as “a ravishing spectacle”. The Lion King has also been praised for its cultural significance and representation of African culture. Hurry up and buy tickets while they are still available!

The Lion King Tour in Dayton

The Lion King Dayton, OH 2024 – All About It

The Lion King touring in Dayton, Ohio is a Broadway production that has been seen by more than 100 million people around the world. The production is being developed by the creative team of Tony Award-winning director Julie Taymor and Tony Award-winning choreographer Garth Fagan. Set in the Serengeti, the story follows the journey of Simba, the lion prince, who is thwarted by his treacherous uncle. The show is known for its spectacular visuals, unforgettable music and unique theatrical storytelling.


  • Peter Hargrave as SCAR
  • Gerald Ramsey as MUFASA
  • Mukelisiwe Goba as RAFIKI
  • Nick Cordileone as TIMON
  • Nick LaMedica as ZAZU
  • John E. Brady as PUMBAA
  • Darian Sanders as SIMBA
  • Khalifa White as NALA
  • Forest VanDyke as BANZAI
  • Martina Sykes as SHENZI

The Mead Theatre Schuster Performing Arts Center, where The Lion King is shown – how to get there


The Lion King Mead Theatre Dayton 2024: Seating Chart

Seating Chart

Frequently asked questions about The Lion King musical

Is there a minimum age to watch The Lion King?

According to the official website of The Lion King, the show is intended for guests 6 and up. All guests require a ticket, regardless of age.

How long is The Lion King show?

The Lion King Musical running time is 2 hours 30 minutes which includes one 15 minute interval.

How early should I get to the theater to see The Lion King?

It is recommended to arrive early to avoid any last-minute rush.

Can I take pictures in the theater during The Lion King?

No, photography and video recording are strictly prohibited during the performance of The Lion King.