“The Lion King” on Broadway Cancels Performances Through December 26th Due to Positive COVID-19 Tests

Due to breakthrough COVID-19 cases within the company of players, performances of The Lion King musical at The Minskoff Theatre have been cancelled through December 26th.

What’s Happening:

  • The official The Lion King – Musical Twitter account tweeted an update today, notifying guests of some show cancellations.

  • Additional breakthrough COVID-19 cases were detected within the company of The Lion King, which plays at The Minskoff Theatre in New York City.
  • To support the wellness and safety of guests, cast and crew, all matinee and evening performances from Tuesday, December 21st through Sunday, December 26th have been cancelled.
  • The show will resume performances Monday, December 27th at 2:00 PM.
  • All tickets for the cancelled performances will be refunded at the point of purchase.
  • For more information on how to go about getting a refund or ticket exchange, please visit the show’s official website.
  • The Lion King’s sister show on Broadway, Aladdin The Musical, also had to cancel performances this week.