DISNEY’S
LION KING, JR.

Music by ELTON JOHN and TIM RICE
Book by ROGER ALLERS and IRENE MECCHI
Based on the Broadway production directed by JULIE TAYMOR
Directed by GREG WILLIAMS, JR.

The African savannah comes to life on your stage with Simba, Rafiki and an unforgettable cast of characters as they journey from Pride Rock to the jungle... and back again, in this inspiring, coming-of-age tale.

PERFORMANCES
Friday, June 16 at 7:30pm
Saturday, June 17 at 2:00pm
Saturday, June 17 at 7:30 pm
Sunday, June 18 at 3:00 pm

VENUE INFORMATION
LSU Shaver Theatre
Louisiana State University
105 Music and Dramatic Building
Baton Rouge, LA 70803

TICKETS
Regular Admission | $22
Kids | $17
Early Bird Pre-Sale Discount Until May 12 | $17
Groups of 10 or More | $17 must pre-purchase prior to performance date.

RUN TIME
Run Time: 1 Hour

FEATURING
Auditions for this production are scheduled for May 6. Please register here.

G- RATED SHOW
Appropriate for all ages. Everyone entering the theatre, including babes in arms, must have a ticket.

CREATIVE TEAM
Director GREG WILLIAMS JR.
Choreographer DWIGHT BELL
Musical Director ALLISON BLUMENTHAL
Stage Manager CHRISTOPHER DANIEL
Costume Designer LAKETA CASTON-HOSEY
Assistant Director KRYSTAL BLATCHER
Scenic Designer GREG WILLIAMS JR.
Props Master MELANIE WILLIAMS
Production Manager HOPE LANDOR

CAST
COMING SOON
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VIDEO
COMING SOON

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When your friends ask you to try "that new place"...
#WhatsForLunch #NoGrubs #LionKingNVT

When your friends ask you to try "that new place"... #WhatsForLunch #NoGrubs #LionKingNVT

Auditions are next weeked! Come show us how much MOE you got!
#FiveGuys #Auditions #WeLoveNVT

Auditions are next weeked! Come show us how much MOE you got! #FiveGuys #Auditions #WeLoveNVT

Don't forget to get your tickets! A warning, you may want to get out of the way when Pumbaa hears the word "snacks"! Ha!
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Don't forget to get your tickets! A warning, you may want to get out of the way when Pumbaa hears the word "snacks"! Ha! #LionKingNVT

Tomorrow (May 19th) is your LAST CHANCE to get tickets for only $17! Don't miss out!
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Tomorrow (May 19th) is your LAST CHANCE to get tickets for only $17! Don't miss out! Get them here: http://bit.ly/2qSvo9C #LionKingNVT #WeLoveNVT

We are just beginning & we are so proud of our cast! We can't wait to unleash our WILD KINGDOM! www.nvtarts.org #LionKingNVT

We are just beginning & we are so proud of our cast! We can't wait to unleash our WILD KINGDOM! www.nvtarts.org #LionKingNVT

That look you give when they ask if you can work late...
#SorryNotSorry #LionKingNVT #WeLoveNVT 📸: Dashaun Young as Simba | by Joan Marcus

That look you give when they ask if you can work late... #SorryNotSorry #LionKingNVT #WeLoveNVT 📸: Dashaun Young as Simba | by Joan Marcus

Let's give a mighty ROAR to all of our Lion Queens!
Happy Mother's Day! 
#LionKingNVT #ROAR #WeLoveNVT

Let's give a mighty ROAR to all of our Lion Queens! Happy Mother's Day! #LionKingNVT #ROAR #WeLoveNVT

Congratulations to Michelle Dunbar winning 2 tickets to the Lion King Jr. for her #SharetheLoveNVT #WeLoveNVT post!
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Congratulations to Michelle Dunbar winning 2 tickets to the Lion King Jr. for her #SharetheLoveNVT #WeLoveNVT post! #LionKingNVT

Don't get SCARred by not having a ticket! Take PRIDE in having your tickets early & we'll help you save a little money!
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Don't get SCARred by not having a ticket! Take PRIDE in having your tickets early & we'll help you save a little money! #LionKingNVT #WeLoveNVT

Think you got a lil' MOE in ya? Come show us!
Auditions are coming up!!!
Click the link for more info: http://bit.ly/2khq1dZ
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Think you got a lil' MOE in ya? Come show us! Auditions are coming up!!! Click the link for more info: http://bit.ly/2khq1dZ #5GuysNVT

How you should feel walking into CALL BACKS at 6 pm today!
You got this! Hakuna Matata!!!
#LionKingNVT #HakunaMatata #WeLoveNVT

How you should feel walking into CALL BACKS at 6 pm today! You got this! Hakuna Matata!!! #LionKingNVT #HakunaMatata #WeLoveNVT

Happy OPENING NIGHT to our cast and crew of "Akeelah and the Bee"! We hope your will BEE there!
Get your tickets at nvtart.org!
#AkeelahNVT #WeLoveNVT #OpeningNight
Photo credit: @fp_foto

Happy OPENING NIGHT to our cast and crew of "Akeelah and the Bee"! We hope your will BEE there! Get your tickets at nvtart.org! #AkeelahNVT #WeLoveNVT #OpeningNight Photo credit: @fp_foto

"Akeelah & the Bee" took the hearts of all who saw it...
BUT THE GAG IS...We open THIS Friday & WILL do the same!
#AkeelahNVT #WeLoveNVT

"Akeelah & the Bee" took the hearts of all who saw it... BUT THE GAG IS...We open THIS Friday & WILL do the same! #AkeelahNVT #WeLoveNVT

Only a few days away from opening night of Akeelah and the Bee! Do you have tickets? Visit nvtarts.org to get yours!
#AkeelahNVT

Only a few days away from opening night of Akeelah and the Bee! Do you have tickets? Visit nvtarts.org to get yours! #AkeelahNVT

Make a BEE line to nvtarts.org and get your tickets before they are all gone!
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Make a BEE line to nvtarts.org and get your tickets before they are all gone! #AkeelahNVT #WeLoveNVT

Baton Rouge is BUZZIN' about THE BEE!
We open the show in ONE WEEK!
Get your tickets now at nvtarts.org!
#AkeelahNVT #WeLoveNVT

Baton Rouge is BUZZIN' about THE BEE! We open the show in ONE WEEK! Get your tickets now at nvtarts.org! #AkeelahNVT #WeLoveNVT

We are calling all dancers 16 and under!
The Pride Lands NEED YOU & NVT needs you too!
www.newventuretheatre.org/offsite/Auditions
#LionKingNVT #WeLoveNVT

We are calling all dancers 16 and under! The Pride Lands NEED YOU & NVT needs you too! www.newventuretheatre.org/offsite/Auditions #LionKingNVT #WeLoveNVT

"I'm gonna be a mighty king...So enemies beware!"
Oh we just can't wait...to find our LION KING, JR! Register online at nvtarts.org. 
#LionKingNVT #WeLoveNVT

"I'm gonna be a mighty king...So enemies beware!" Oh we just can't wait...to find our LION KING, JR! Register online at nvtarts.org. #LionKingNVT #WeLoveNVT

We are sending our best of wishes to our board member, Donald Chube, this Saturday as he competes in Dancing with Big Buddy!
#TeamDonald

We are sending our best of wishes to our board member, Donald Chube, this Saturday as he competes in Dancing with Big Buddy! #TeamDonald