H and I had the best time at Inside the Lion King, FREE exhibit in New York City. If you have as little as a half an hour, or more time to explore, it is totally worth checking out.
Centrally located in Manhattan, 1095 6th Ave. at 42nd St., Open Daily 10AM-8PM Through December 16th, right next to Bryant Park and close to Times Square.
Over the last 15 years, more than 65 million people have experienced THE LION KING, but never like this. In this free interactive exhibit, you’ll discover the extraordinary vision of Tony Award-winning director and designer Julie Taymor. Come face-to-face with the masks and puppets, explore the detail of the sets and costumes.
Shop for collectible merchandise inspired by the show, H picked out this adorable Simba bean bag also known as “Lion King Man”.
It takes four actors to control the elephant costume and it is made out of lightweight carbon graphite.
H was not sure about these big masks in the Wildebeest Stampede, but he did not run away like he did when he saw Rafiki.Don’t miss your opportunity to have a deeper look at the remarkable creativity behind the most successful musical in Broadway history. You can find more information about Inside the Lion King here.