Disney’s The Lion King, Jr.

music and lyrics by Elton John and Tim Rice
additional music and lyrics by Lebo M, Mark Mancina,
Jay Rifkin and Hans Zimmer
book by Roger Allers and Irene Mecchi
based on the Broadway production directed by Julie Taymor
music adapted & arranged and additional music & lyrics and 
“Luau Hawaiian Treat” written by Will Van Dyke
“It’s a Small World” written by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman

directed by Travis Daly

at The Colonial Theatre
BTG’s Pittsfield Campus, 111 South Street
Special Note: There is no press night for Lion King, Jr
Tickets: Adult: $15 Child: $10
Sponsored by: Lead Sponsor, MountainOne; Lyon Aviation, Massachusetts Cultural Council and The Shubert Foundation

The coming-of-age, beloved musical, Disney’s The Lion King, Jr, brings the “Circle of Life” to the Colonial stage, for one weekend only! With music and lyrics by Academy, Grammy, Golden Globe and Tony Award-winners, Elton John and Tim Rice, Disney’s The Lion King, Jr. includes the heartwarming and classic songs, “Can You Feel the Love Tonight,” "Hakuna Matata,” "The Lion Sleeps Tonight" and more! Directed by Travis Daly (The Music Man, Beauty and the Beast, Mary Poppins), The Lion King, Jr. features Berkshire elementary and middle school students.

Performance Dates

  • Saturday, April 28 at 11am
  • Saturday, April 28 at 2pm (Talkback will follow this performance)
  • Sunday, April 29 at 2pm