Take the free shuttle boat from Hamburg's Landungsbrücken right into the heart of the captivating world of Africa. Disney's hit musical THE LION KING whisks visitors away to the African savannah, bringing the indescribable beauty and exotic animals of the Serengeti to the Stage Theatre at Hamburg's port.
When the curtain rises in the Stage Theatre at Hamburg port, when mysterious African rhythms start pulsating and the animals of the Serengeti roam across the stage, there's more than a hint of magic in the air. Disney's hit musical THE LION KING tells the story of the eternal circle of life in captivating style. Audiences are transported to the African savannah, right into the heart of Simba the Lion King's world. It's a remarkable tale of fear and happiness, love and responsibility, growing up and discovering your place in life.
All the popular characters from Disney's blockbuster animation and the amazing Serengeti landscape with its dazzling vegetation burst forth in a magical symbiosis created by actors, costumes and breathtaking make-up. Everything coalesces right down to the last detail as the African savannah springs into life and audiences travel to a land of dreams.
But the thrills in Disney's THE LION KING go way beyond incredible masks and fantastic costumes. Over 2,000 people packed into the auditorium are also treated to an unforgettable blend of original African rhythms and pop music by Sir Elton John. No wonder a musical as exhilarating, visionary and heartwarming as Disney's THE LION KING has smashed one box-office record after another since its premiere in 2001.