Perth feels The Lion King love

Nala (Josslyn Hlenti) and Simba (Nick Afoa). Picture: Andrew Ritchie d439055
Nala (Josslyn Hlenti) and Simba (Nick Afoa). Picture: Andrew Ritchie d439055

PERTH was treated to a visit from Pride Rock royalty yesterday as Simba (Nick Afoa) and Nala (Josslyn Hlenti) pounced over from Melbourne to celebrate tickets going on presale for The Lion King.

Beginning November 18, the Crown Theatre season of Disney Theatrical Productions’ landmark Broadway show will be the first time Perth experiences one of the most popular musicals in box office history.

The ensemble cast will feature performers from Zimbabwe, China, Thailand, Malaysia, the Philippines, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Brazil and the United States.

Presale tickets available now with general public tickets on sale 9am, Friday, June 19 at www.ticketmaster.com.au.