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About.

Watch in awe as giraffes strut, gazelles leap and birds swoop bringing the Serengeti, and the story of Simba, to life all around you… Ingenious puppetry, stunning effects and enchanting music will transport your class to the heart of the African Pridelands.

Over one million students have already experienced THE LION KING through its award-winning EDUCATION PROGRAMME. Developed by teachers, for teachers, curriculum-linked resources are available for free online to use as part of your trip.

Performance based workshops are also available, which can be booked to enhance your groups’ theatre visit.

Key Information.

Suitable for: KS2, KS3, KS4

Ages: 7-11, 11-14, 14-16

Subjects: Art & Design, Citizenship, Dance, Drama, English, Music, PSHE

Topics: Africa, Animals, Costume Design, Lighting Design, Live Theatre Review, Performance Skills, Puppet Design, Puppetry, Set Design, Sound Design, Theatre Design

Cost: Student tickets just £19.50

Teachers: 1 free adult ticket per 10 students

Dates: 7 Jul - 27 Aug 22

“The Lion King is the complete package. It is educational, it is creative and it is pure enjoyment!”

Mary Driver, Headteacher, William Ransom Primary School

Find out more.

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School Trip Offer.

Upper Circle seats just £19.50 per student!

Take advantage of the exclusive school’s rate – just £19.50 per student for best available seats in the Upper Circle. Plus 1 free adult for every 10 students!

Rate available for school groups of 10+. 1 free adult ticket for every 10 student tickets bought. Tickets valid for 7, 13 & 14 Jul evening performances. Plus 15 Jul matinee. Other blackout dates may apply. Capped at 200 tickets per performance. All tickets subject to availability.

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Support back in the classroom

We help you support learning back in the classroom with free resources and teaching ideas.

We regularly check that the costs and information are the latest and most up to date version, however, it is advised that you also contact us directly if you need any further information, or have a particular question. Get in touch.

Workshops.

School Trip & Venue Information.

We're here to help you every step of the way and provide you with everything you need to know about Disney’s The Lion King Tour (Cardiff).

Below is all the key information, but please do get in touch with any questions you have or further information you need.

Curriculum Links.

Subjects: Art & Design, Citizenship, Dance, Drama, English, Music, PSHE

Topics: Africa, Animals, Costume Design, Lighting Design, Live Theatre Review, Performance Skills, Puppet Design, Puppetry, Set Design, Sound Design, Theatre Design

Ages & Suitability.

Suitable for: KS2, KS3, KS4

Age Groups: 7-11, 11-14, 14-16

Min. Age: Suitable for ages 7+

Things to know.

Teachers: 1 free adult ticket per 10 students

Min. Group Size: 10 students

Adult/Student Ratio: At least 1 adult is recommended for every 10 students

SEND: Suitable for children with SEND (please speak to us for more information)

Toilet Facilities: Toilet facilities are available on-site

First Aid: A qualified first aider is on-site at all times

Accessibility.

Find out everything you need to know about the Accessibility of this school trip in the link below.

We regularly check that this information is the latest and most up to date version, however, it is advised that you also contact us directly if you need any further information, or have a particular question. Get in touch.

Address:

Donald Gordon Theatre
Wales Millennium Centre
Bute Place
Cardiff
CF10 5AL

Coach Parking & Drop-off:

Coach drop-off area nearby

Times:

Matinees
Matinee performances start at 2:30pm.

Evenings
Tue-Sat: 7:30pm

Matinee performance days change throughout the run, please see the performance schedule for more details. 

Duration:

2 hours, 30 minutes
(including an interval)

Dates:

7 Jul - 27 Aug 22