May 17, 18, 19 and 23, 24, 25, 2019

Disney's, The Lion King, Jr.

Music and Lyrics by Tim Rice and Elton John
Additional Music and Lyrics by Will Van Dyke, Lebo M., Mark Mancina, and Jay Rifkin
Book by Roger Allers and Irene Mecchi
Based on the Broadway production directed by Julie Taymor



Directed by Bob & Maryna Mitchell


Disney's The Lion King has captivated the imagination of audiences around the world and now, for the first time ever, you have the opportunity to produce this one-of-a-kind musical in your your school. 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.   


Meet the Directors:

Bob Mitchell is an art instructor with the Springfield School District.  He was named Educator of the Year, Springfield District 186/Horace Mann, 2000.  He has directored school numerous productions at area junior highs, high schools, and area community theatres. 

His wife, Maryna, has extensive experience with vocal performance for children and young adults, as well as adults.