Posts tagged "the lion king"

Life Dream Status: Florida Hotel Wakes Spring Breakers With “The Lion King”

Since 2012, the Panama City Beach Holiday Inn in Florida has awoken spring breakers each morning at 11 a.m. with the opening notes of "The Circle of Life." When local media astutely noted that the Holiday Inn chose the song because "when a lot of these spring breakers were younger, 'The Lion King' was a popular movie," I…

By: Claire Hannum / March 26, 2015

Watch The Broadway Cast Of “The Lion King” Sing On The NYC Subway

On June 28th, NYC subway riders received a spontaneous performance from the Broadway cast of "The Lion King," who serenaded them with a beautiful rendition of "The Circle Of Life." The show became New York's first $1 billion Broadway production last year, and the NYC subway served over one billion riders last year, so thi…

By: Claire Hannum / August 11, 2014

Dreams Come True: Cast Of “The Lion King” Surprise Plane With Performance

Someone please tell me why I was not on this plane. Travelers flying from Brisbane to Sydney, Australia, this weekend got a musical surprise when the Aussie Broadway cast of "The Lion King," who were also en route, decided to serenade the plane with their rendition of the musical's hit number, "The Circle of Life."…

By: Katie Oldenburg / April 1, 2014

The Daily Squee: Kittens Reenact “The Lion King” … Sort Of

Kittens are basically useless at everything, which makes them perfect stand-ins for Disney movie reenactments. Some grownups with a lot of time on their hands corralled a small child and a bunch of behbeh kittehs for a somewhat comprehensive reenactment of "The Lion King," songs included. They're no Jonathan Taylor Thomas, but they'll do! [Mashable]…

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 30, 2013