The Lion King

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NYC’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: September 8th-14th

Check out the Priceless Things To Do this week in NYC, week of September 8th-14th.

09/08/2014

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Boomer & Carton: ‘In The Jungle, The Mighty Jungle’ With Joe Girardi

After hearing a particular sound bite of Yankees manager Joe Girardi following Sunday’s 3-2 Bombers win over the Reds, Boomer and Craig were magically wisped away…

WFAN–07/21/2014

The Lion King On Broadway

3 Broadway Performances Set To Be Staged Especially For Those With Autism

The Theatre Development Fund has announced a new roster of Broadway performances for the 2013-14 season – specifically geared toward people with autism.

07/14/2013

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‘Lion King’ Surpasses ‘Phantom’ As All-Time Box Office Champ

The Disney attraction has now grossed nearly $854 million, pulling just ahead of ‘Phantom.’

04/10/2012

Opening night for "The Book of Mormon" at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre - New York, NY - Mar 24, 2011 (credit: Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)

Broadway Sets New Records With 2010-2011 Season

Shows such as the runaway hit “The Book of Mormon,” longtime favorites “Wicked” and “The Lion King,” and even the troubled “Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark” helped lift Broadway to new heights.

06/01/2011

In this March 25, 2010 photo provided by Disney Theatrical Productions, actress Shannon Tavarez is seen backstage at the Minskoff theater in New York where she was playing the part of Young Nala in the Broadway musical, "The Lion King." Tavarez, 11, died Monday Nov. 1, 2010, after losing her battle with Leukemia. A founder of the bone marrow donor center DKMS, said Tavarez died at Cohen Children's Medical Center in New Hyde Park, on Long Island. (AP Photo/Disney Theatrical Productions, Jenny Anderson)

Bone Marrow Drive In Young Broadway Star’s Memory

A bone marrow donor registry drive is being organized in memory of the 11-year-old girl who starred as Young Nala in Broadway’s “The Lion King.”

01/14/2011

In this March 25, 2010 photo provided by Disney Theatrical Productions, actress Shannon Tavarez is seen backstage at the Minskoff theater in New York where she was playing the part of Young Nala in the Broadway musical, "The Lion King." Tavarez, 11, died Monday Nov. 1, 2010, after losing her battle with Leukemia. A founder of the bone marrow donor center DKMS, said Tavarez died at Cohen Children's Medical Center in New Hyde Park, on Long Island. (AP Photo/Disney Theatrical Productions, Jenny Anderson)

Young ‘Lion King’ Star Dies From Leukemia

Eleven-year-old Broadway actress Shannon Tavarez has died. The “Lion King” actress’ battle with leukemia won the hearts of singers Alicia Keys, Rihanna and 50 Cent.

11/02/2010

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Young ‘Lion King’ Actress Gets Blood Transplant

11-year-old Shannon Tavarez, who played young Nala in “The Lion King” on Broadway, has undergone a potentially lifesaving procedure.

08/17/2010

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Broadway Child Star To Get Lifesaving Surgery

An 11-year-old girl who played young Nala in “The Lion King” on Broadway will get a potentially lifesaving procedure.

08/13/2010

Shannon Tavarez played "Young Nala" in "The Lion King" until leukemia hit three months ago. She was released from the hospital Tuesday night, and hopes her fight will inspire people to donate bone marrow for fellow patients.  CBS

11-Year-Old Broadway Star Bravely Battles Leukemia

NEW YORK (CBS) ― A young Broadway star is in a big battle with cancer, and she’s hoping her story will inspire more people to join the fight. Shannon Tavarez played “Young Nala” in “The […]

07/28/2010