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The Lyceum Theatre is fully accessible to disabled, deaf and visually impaired guests. THE LION KING is committed to making your experience as easy and enjoyable as possible.

If you have any specific requirements / questions please call 0800 912 6972 or email

THE LION KING regularly schedules audio described performances for those with visual impairments in association with VocalEyes. Audio description in theatre is a live verbal commentary on the visual elements of a production, delivered as a performance unfolds, through a discreet headset.

The next audio described performance of THE LION KING will take place on Tuesday 16 March 2021 at 7.30pm.

Guide Dogs are welcome in the auditorium or can alternatively be left in the care of theatre staff. If you intend to bring a guide dog, please let your sales advisor know at the time of booking.

The Lyceum Theatre has a limited number of large print and Braille programmes available. Please contact the Front of House Manager in advance on 020 7420 8100 (calls charged at local rate) to request a copy.

A copy of THE LION KING script is available in braille and an appointment can be made to read it in the theatre by calling 020 7420 8100 (calls charged at local rate) in advance.

THE LION KING regularly schedules sign-interpreted performances in association with Theatre Sign. Throughout the performance, a qualified theatre sign interpreter stands on the left of the stage and uses sign language to relay music and words to deaf and hearing impaired patrons, all of whom are seated within easy viewing distance of both the stage and interpreter.

The next signed performance will take place on Tuesday 20 April 2021 at 7.30pm.

We regularly schedule captioned performances of THE LION KING in association with Stagetext. Captioning is a way of converting the spoken word into visible text that provides deaf, deafened and hard of hearing people with access to live performance.

The next captioned performance of THE LION KING will take place on Tuesday 23 March 2021 at 7.30pm.

The next captioned performance, presented in association with Stagetext, will take place on Tuesday 23 March 2021 at 7.30pm.

The next signed (BSL) performance, presented in association with Theatre Sign, will take place on Tuesday 20 April 2021 at 7.30pm.

The next audio described performance of THE LION KING, presented in association with VocalEyes, will take place on Tuesday 16 March 2021 at 7.30pm.

It is advisable to book for these performances well in advance as tickets are subject to availability.

Disabled, deaf and visually impaired concessions can either be booked over the phone on 0800 912 6972, in person at the Box Office, or by emailing Concessions are subject to availability.

There are six wheelchair spaces available in the Stalls seating area.

The wheelchair accessible entrance is via a double exit door situated at the front of the theatre on Wellington Street. This is clearly marked and provides level access to the Accessible Toilets, the Stalls Bar and the Stalls seating area.

The theatre’s main entrance is up three steps to the lower foyer. From here there are 7 steps down to the Stalls and 12 steps up to the Royal Circle landing. The Grand Circle is up 83 steps.

There are lift facilities available to all levels of the Lyceum Theatre, located via the entrance on Exeter Street. All levels, apart from the Stalls, are laid out over a number of steps.

There are parking spaces for blue badge holders close to the theatre.

The nearest car parks are located in Chinatown and Leicester Square and can be booked in advance by calling Qpark on 0800 243 348

Tickets for the Theatreland parking scheme can be validated within the Lyceum Theatre. This can be done in the foyer cloakroom.

THE LION KING will host a Relaxed Performance in October 2020. Click here for more information.

Watch the video visual story below to learn what you will experience when you arrive at the Lyceum Theatre.

You can also download a PDF copy of the Lyceum Theatre visual story here.

Book tickets for The Lion King

Some good availability midweek

By Phone

Call the Lyceum Theatre Box Office

0844 871 3000

Calls cost 7p per min, plus your phone company’s access charge

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