Actor & Singer Heather Headley Meets the Cast of Festival of the Lion King at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Tony Award-winning actor and Grammy-winning singer, Heather Headley, recently met with the cast of Festival of the Lion King at Disney’s Animal Kingdom.

What’s Happening:

  • Heather Headley, who originated the role of Nala in the Broadway production of The Lion King, reconnected with Simba and Timon at Walt Disney World.
  • Headley and her family enjoyed Festival of the Lion King and met with the cast after the performance at Disney’s Animal Kingdom.
  • In addition to appearing on Broadway in The Lion King, Headley has also provided her voice to some Disney theme park songs, including “Just One Dream” from Golden Dreams and “This is My Wish” from World of Color: Season of Light, both at Disney California Adventure.

More Walt Disney World News:

  • The EPCOT International Festival of the Arts is now underway and of course, the festival comes along with some fun new, mostly Figment-themed, merchandise exclusive to the event!
  • An incredible new Beacons of Magic show debuted at EPCOT last week, featuring audio from the original Journey into Imagination attraction! Check out our video of the new show.
  • With new parks maps being released in conjunction with the start of the 2023 EPCOT International Festival of the Arts, some fans have noticed that the updated leaflets no longer show the announced PLAY! Pavilion. Now, Disney says that they were reevaluating plans for the project.
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