The blockbuster London show, The Lion King is running with houseful shows at the magnificent Lyceum Theatre London. Since 2000, the show is ruling the hearts of millions of theatre lovers and won various prestigious awards and acclamations.
In the role of loveable Simba, New Zealand's Nick Afoa is all set to woo the theatre lover of London Westend. The recent announcement made by the Disney's Theatrical production regarding the transfer of Afoa to London production after the completion of Australian season.
Afoa is a great rugby player and play it from 13 to 22 every week. But, after a serious injury, he started pursuing his second best passion of singing. Currently, he is performing in Australia in the biggest blockbuster show, The Lion King. The last show will wrap in Perth and this will be 860th performance of Afoa on stage. To start rehearsals, he will move to London within three weeks.
Afoa admits rehearsals for the show are as gruelling as playing rugby, as he states that, "'I'm not getting bashed up and tackled and stuff but it's just as hard,'' he further added, "'I got told off from the physio (because I was) doing heavy squats and bench presses. He says they told him to stop doing the rugby weights and switch to Pilates and yoga. I'm like, yoga? I play rugby man, c'mon,''
So, for theatre lovers out there, if you have not enjoyed the blockbuster London show yet then hurry book online advance Lyceum Theatre Tickets now
If you are anticipating for a show from the Walt Disney's family then get set for some exciting commercial run. Most of their spectacular productions have enjoyed huge acclamations and great success all across the globe and also went on churning out more awards and critical applause. The heart touching London musical, The Lion King which is already creating history and running with houseful shows at the Lyceum Theatre London has also become one of the longest running shows of Broadway as well.
Walt Disney seems striving hard on the path of success and good fortune. Recently, the company made an announcement related to the world stage premiere of the blockbuster studio movie, Frozen, which is all set to make its grand debut on Broadway in the year 2018. Similarly, London Westend is all tasting success with some of its mesmerizing productions like Beauty and the Beast, The Lion King, Mary Poppins and the upcoming Aladdin.
From the past twenty one years, Thomas Schumacher is the head of Walt Disney theatricals and attaining great heights with his peerless work ethics. Under Julie Taymor's superb direction, The Lion King is dominating the box office since 2000 at the Lyceum Theatre London. Another major driving force behind the success of all the Disney's shows is music. With simply heart touching mesmerizing scores, Disney knows how to steal the show.
Aladdin is one of the most eagerly awaited London Westend shows which has all the makings to be a commercial success. Disney's universal appeal along with the hugely loved Aladdin saga will make Lyceum Theatre one of the most loved destinations amongst the theatre lovers.