One of the most famous Old Hollywood venues on Hollywood Boulevard, the Pantages Theatre continues to impress modern audiences with its choices of contemporary musicals and theatre performances for all ages. Their calendar of events is filled with hit Broadway touring performances and popular favorites. If you’re traveling to Hollywood and staying at a hotel near Pantages Theatre Hollywood then make sure to check out the most acclaimed Broadway musical, The Lion King.
First in the program and coming soon is the acclaimed performance of Disney’s The Lion King. Directed by Julie Taymor, this production brings all the colors of the African plains to the center of Los Angeles. Opening on the November 20th, The Lion King will run through to Sunday January 12th – making it the perfect winter treat for the whole family to enjoy over the holiday period. Some of the most famous songs in musical history, including the Oscar winning ‘Can You Feel The Love Tonight’ and ‘Circle of Life’ are brought to the stage in stunning style during this two hour and forty minute show.
January 21, 2014 – Sunday March 16, 2014 will see the multiple award winning show The Book Of Mormon taking the stage. Having won practically every award available, including winning the prizes for Best Musical at the Tony Awards, the New York Drama Critics Circle Awards, the Drama Desk Awards, the Outer Critics Circle Awards and the Drama League Awards, The Book Of Mormon has been called ‘the best musical of this century’ and is set to delight audiences at the Pantages.
When that run ends, the stunning rock opera featuring the music of top band Green Day will be arriving. American Idiot opens on May 13th for a limited run of just five days. Telling its heart-warming story of three friends brought together by music and pushed to choose between their dreams and their life in suburbia, American Idiot uses all of Green Day’s most successful hits to bring together a beautiful and believable plot.
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