Cast & Creative

  • Elton John Music
  • Tim Rice Lyrics
  • Roger Allers Book
  • Irene Mecchi Book
  • Julie Taymor Director, Costume Design, Mask/Puppet Co-Design, Additional Lyrics
  • Garth Fagan Choreographer
  • Lebo M. Additional Music & Lyrics, Vocal Score, Choral Director
  • Mark Mancina Additional music & lyrics, Music produced for the stage, Additional Score
  • Hans Zimmer Additional Music & Lyrics
  • Jay Rifkin Additional Music & Lyrics
  • Richard Hudson Scenic Design
  • Donald Holder Lighting Design
  • Michael Curry Mask & Puppet Design
  • Michael Ward Hair & Makeup Design
  • Steve Canyon Kennedy Sound Design
  • Robert Elhai Associate Music Producer, Orchestrator
  • David Metzger Orchestrator
  • Bruce Fowler Orchestrator
  • Anthony Lyn Associate Director
  • David Kreppel Music Supervisor
  • Marey Griffith Associate Choreographer
  • Duma Ndlovu South African Casting Director
  • Did you know?

    From screen to stage, it took 3 years to develop THE LION KING.
  • José Ahued Ensemble
  • Aimee Bah Young Nala
  • Dayan Kingsley Beukes Ensemble
  • Mpho Bodibe Ensemble
  • Elijah Zachary Requinto Camerino Young Simba
  • Reoagile Choabi Ensemble
  • Jorell Coiffic-Kamall Banzai
  • Cayden Dosoruth Young Simba
  • Gavin Hart Ensemble
  • Faith Hedley Young Nala
  • Pierre van Heerden Pumbaa
  • Yu-Ting Hsueh Swing
  • André Jewson Zazu
  • Phumelele Jili Ensemble
  • Maharanui Muriwai Kaiwai-Wanikau Young Simba
  • Kudzai Christine Kapswarah Swing
  • Lungile Khambule Sarabi & Ensemble
  • Mthokozisi Emkay Khanyile Mufasa
  • Amanda Kunene Nala
  • Antony Lawrence Scar
  • Dalila Leal Swing
  • Milang Lie Meeuw Lew Ensemble
  • Sfiso Matlala Ensemble
  • Nick Mercer Timon
  • Futhi Mhlongo Rafiki
  • Sipho Mlombile Ensemble
  • Annakanako Mohri Ensemble
  • Benton Morris Swing
  • Candida Mosoma Shenzi
  • Neo Motaung Ensemble
  • Noluyanda Mqulwana Ensemble
  • Zodwa Mrasi Ensemble
  • Lwazi Mzimase Swing
  • Msizi Njapha Swing
  • Thabani Ntuli Ensemble
  • Aphiwe Nyezi Ensemble
  • Peace Nzirawa Ensemble
  • Nonofo Olekeng Ensemble
  • Bianca Papa Young Nala
  • Angeles Reyes Ensemble
  • Mahlatse Sachane Ensemble
  • Phumelele Sikhakhane Ensemble
  • Romy Jo Swales Ensemble
  • Mark Tatham Ed
  • Vuyelwa Tshona Swing
  • Tlholo Tsotetsi Ensemble
  • Benn Welford Standby Scar, Timon, Pumbaa and Zazu
  • Dashaun Young Simba
  • Daniel Zazueta Standby Scar, Pumbaa and Ed
  • Sandile Zondi Ensemble
  • Bonga Zulu Swing

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