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Great night out, even for non Spanish speakers

My wife and I went to see El Rey Leon last night and were very impressed. Neither of us are spanish... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
Nathan L
A great musical night!

This was such a lovely experience. The theatre hall, the show, the decor, the music and the actors... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 10 July 2014

Excellent musical. Impeccable perfoming and setting. Amazing masks, make-up and costumes. Great music with African rythms. The essence of Africa right before your eyes. An outstanding show worth to be seen.

3  Thank Amore64
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Great show, colours and scene is every detail well combined. Very professional people on stage, musicians... You cab see they are doing something they love. If you are Spanish you understand some funny jokes. I personally think price is too high. We drank a coke...More

2  Thank Yolanda R
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A shame that parts of the show are acted in playback, specially with this level of prices. The show itself is very nice, with incredible costumes and acting... but this can't be serious :(

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Reviewed 10 October 2018

My wife and I went to see El Rey Leon last night and were very impressed. Neither of us are spanish speaking, but we still had a blast. I had seen the Lion King years ago in Australia, but for my wife it was her...More

1  Thank Nathan L
Reviewed 29 September 2018

This was such a lovely experience. The theatre hall, the show, the decor, the music and the actors were wonderful. We did not understand how the 2hrs passed. It was a great experience and I would recommend the show to people of all ages.

Thank karensarhon
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Lope de Vega theatre is very beautiful and the performance was outstanding! I recommend it for sure!!

Thank Esther S
Reviewed 19 March 2018

A beautiful and exciting show. The cast is incredible, they all act and sing wonderfully. The director's job is excellent. The choreographies are performed in a spectacular way, and the songs belong to a wide range of styles and varieties of music. Highly recommended. As...More

1  Thank BashayerA
Reviewed 13 February 2018

As many others have testified, this is a completely memorable show, for all ages, in a delightful, albeit small, theatre. For that reason, the cast and stage crew deserve particular praise. The sheer brilliance of the collective talent involved in such 'total theatre' is energising...More

1  Thank twowardspain
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Lope de Vega theater is so beautiful. The Lion King is an amazing story with magnificent music and amazing customs. They adapted the performance for the Spain public. You have to see.

Thank Alfred H
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Great show. Sit in the booths on the sides for comfortable/private seating. We really enjoyed those seats. The show and set design were wonderful. We are english speaking, but it was okay as we all know the story of Lion King enough to follow along....More

Thank CMminera
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

What an experience ! Beautiful costumes, music and great team of actors. We’ve seen it already a few years ago and we’ve lived it even more than the first time. Such a lovely story so very well presented, congrats to the whole team. Absolutely recomendable...More

Thank Irene_canarias
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

The theater is in gran via and super close to metro. The musical is fantastic with great decors and actors as animals. The musical is fully in Spanish and some songs original African. The big lady sings awesome. It's good to follow as non Spanish...More

Thank Koek W
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collection of plazas interconnected by a network of
side streets. Some of these side streets are wide
pedestrian shopping routes, and some are hidden, so
it's possible to duck in and out of the bustle as
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