The Lion King is a Tony Award and Olivier Award-winning musical based on the 1994 Disney animated film of the same name with music by Elton John and lyrics by Tim Rice. Directed by Julie Taymor, the musical features actors in animal costumes as well as giant, hollow puppets. The show is produced by Disney Theatrical.

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Kimmy Goes Outside! part of Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Season 1

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt:
Season: 1 / Episode: 1

Kimmy Goes Outside!

This Television Episode refers to The Lion King
Titus has spent much of his time in New York City auditioning, unsuccessfully, for a part in the musical The Lion King.
Qualitative Spatial Reasoning part of Weeds Season 7

Season: 7 / Episode: 12

Qualitative Spatial Reasoning

This Television Episode refers to The Lion King
Upon arriving in New York, Heylia tells Dean, "I'm not seeing the Goddamn Lion King.".

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