Disney Theatrical Productions and the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center announced today that tickets for the long-awaited return engagement of Disney's The Lion King will go on sale to the public on Friday, November 30 at 7:00 a.m. The Fox Cities' most eagerly awaited return will once again leap onto the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center's stage on Tuesday, April 9 for a limited engagement of four weeks through Sunday, May 5. The opening night is Thursday, April 11 at 7:30 p.m. The show's six-week premiere engagement in 2007 played a sold-out run at the Fox Cities P.A.C.
Beginning Friday, November 30, tickets will be available in-person only at the Center's ticket office from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. The first 100 ticket buyers will receive a free gift with purchase, and parking will be available in the Washington Street Ramp for $2 (cash only). Tickets for The Lion King will be available online at foxcitiespac.com and ticketmaster.com starting at 10:00 a.m. To charge tickets, call Ticketmaster at (866) 870-2717. There is an eight ticket limit for all ticket buyers. Orders for groups of fifteen or more may be placed now by calling (920) 730-3786. Additional fees may apply. Additionally, VIP Ticket Packages, which include a prime seat location, a commemorative souvenir program and an exclusive merchandise item, are also available.
The performance schedule for The Lion King is Tuesday - Friday evenings at 7:30 p.m., Saturdays at 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., and Sundays at 1:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. There will also be a special matinee performance on Thursday, May 2 at 2:00 p.m. The Fox Cities P.A.C. is located at 400 West College Avenue, Appleton, WI.
Ticket buyers are reminded that Ticketmaster is the only official retail ticket outlet for all performances at the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center. Tickets purchased from other ticket retailers such as secondary ticket agencies or brokers may be more expensive and may not be valid.
The North American touring productions of The Lion King have been seen by more than 14 million theatergoers and grossed over $928 million to date. Having already played more than 70 cities across North America, The Lion King now proudly makes its return to the Fox Cities P.A.C. The current schedule is listed below:
NORTH AMERICAN TOUR SCHEDULE THROUGH JUNE 2013
Albuquerque – Popejoy Hall October 2 – 28, 2012
San Francisco – Orpheum Theatre November 1 – January 13, 2013
Austin – Bass Hall January 16 – February 10, 2013
Detroit – Opera House February 13 - March 10, 2013
Omaha – Orpheum Theatre March 12 - April 7, 2013
Appleton – Fox Cities Performing Arts Center April 9 - May 5, 2013
Nashville – Tennessee Performing Arts Center May 7 - June 2, 2013
Tulsa – Tulsa Performing Arts Center June 4 - June 30, 2013
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