The Ocean City Intermediate School presents “Disney: The Lion King Jr., ” the animated hit movie musical.
The feature follows the young lion Simba as he learns from his courageous father the king, Mufasa. Mufasa’s evil brother Scar plots to take control of the throne by luring both into a dangerous stampede. Simba escapes to make new friends in Timon and Pumbaa and then returns to save his homeland.
The show is directed by Andrew Benfer and is presented by special arrangement with Music Theatre International in New York.
Show dates are Jan. 30 and Jan. 31 at 7 p.m. at Ocean City High School’s Bill and Nancy Hughes Performing Arts Center.
Tickets can be purchased at https://ocschools.booktix.com or at the door. $7 for adults and $4 for students or seniors.
Young Simba – Jake Tracy
Rafiki – Kaia Barbour
Mufasa – Matthew Murray
Scar – Charles
Young Nala – Abby Hays
Zazu – Bridget Breeden (Thursday)/Mimi McCusker (Friday)
Banzai – Bria Condella (Thursday)/Samantha Beckmann (Friday)
Shenzi – Kristiana Bauer (Thursday)/Wynne Nussey (Friday)
Sarabi – Keria Reilly (Thursday)/Anna Stamm (Friday)
Sarafina – Erin Cantwell
Ed – Aili Kelley
Simba – Colin Schweim
Nala – Katie McAlister
Timon – Makenna Fleming
Pumbaa – Hayden Mulloy