As the most successful musical in Madrid, ‘The Lion King’ (‘El Rey León’) is a hit among audiences and critics. Getting a ticket is almost impossible unless you buy months in advance. More than 70 million fans from all over the world have seen the show, and it's been on Broadway for 17 years. But what's the secret to its success?
This Disney story, filled with morals and family values, formed a part of the childhood for many theatre-goers. Take that and combine it with a mesmerizing and colourful set, catchy songs that you’ll never get out of your head, and incredible visual effects, and you've got the perfect musical. ‘The Lion King’ has become one of Madrid's most popular tourist attractions and a must-see for anyone who loves musicals.