Theater Look-in: Disney's The Lion King
Join company members for an insider's look! Enjoy behind-the-scenes stories, learn about the spectacular costumes and puppets, and watch a cast member transform into his character before your eyes--make-up, mask, costume, and all.
- Wed., Jul. 16, 2014, 5:00 PM
- Family Theater
- 60 minutes
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Wonder how they make the magic happen in Disney's The Lion King? Can't get enough of the six-time Tony Award–winning smash musical? Well, have we got an exciting insider's look for you!
Join company members Deborah Shrimpton (Resident Director), Michael Reilly (Puppet Supervisor), Gregory Young (Wardrobe Supervisor), Jennifer Ivey (Hair & Make-Up Supervisor), Kenneth Davis (Production Stage Manager), Patrick Brown (Scar), L. Steven Taylor (Mufasa), Tshidi Manye (Rafiki), and Drew Hirshfield (Zazu) for behind-the-scenes stories of life inside this amazing show.
Hear how the show stays fresh year after year, learn about the spectacular costumes and puppets, and find out what it's like to be in the production as a 10-year veteran or 10-week newcomer. Plus, as an extra-special treat, see Patrick Brown transform into the villainous Scar right before your eyes--make-up, mask, costume, and all.
Don't miss this unique opportunity to go inside the world of Disney's The Lion King like never before!
Event Timing: 60 minutes
Explore the Arts, part of the Rubenstein Arts Access Program, is generously funded by
David and Alice Rubenstein.
Additional support is provided by
The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation.
Education and related artistic programs are made possible through the generosity of the National Committee for the Performing Arts and the President’s Advisory Committee on the Arts.