This week marks the "Straight" 32 weeks that The Lion King was shown on the Orpheum Stage in Omaha. This week starts the extended run of the extended run of the held over extended run of performances.
make great musicals," says Karla Steinberg. "I love the face paints on
the actors and I love when Mufasa yells, Oh yawgobayabayabayobawwwww!"
performers have been here so long that they hang out after shows at
"The Encore" bar across the Street. Some Cast members have been seen
going into the bars, but not coming out. Understudies have been
questioned in between acts.