UPDATE: Reminder for Disney’s The Lion King Ticketholders

Following the recent government mandate regarding the 8pm closure of hospitality venues and the extension of the 50% capacity rule until 30 January 2022 (Friday 17th December), Disney Theatrical and the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre have been working closely together to establish a new performance schedule for The Lion King.

The team have worked vigorously to reschedule the shows as best as possible, while still adhering to the challenging new government restrictions. We appreciated your patience while we worked through the new schedule and are thrilled to welcome audiences back this Friday, 31 of December, to our first performance of Disney’s The Lion King. The performance will be at 5.00pm and doors will be open an hour before scheduled performance time.

Bord Gáis Energy Theatre are executing the most up to date Covid-19 Safety Guidelines to ensure audiences a safe and enjoyable environment when they visit the theatre. Please ensure to read through the below before you attend your scheduled performance.

• Please bring your proof of Covid vaccination / recovery certificate, photo ID and tickets and retrieve these items on your device before entering the queues at venue entrance. We advise patrons to allow additional entry time when planning their visit due to for proof of vaccination checks.

• All patrons aged 9+ are required to wear masks in the venue. Please put on your mask before entering the venue and keep it on at all times during your visit, removing only when eating or drinking.

• We encourage all patrons to download the HSE’s COVID Tracker app if they have not already done so before their visit – more information here.

• DO NOT enter the venue if you or any of your group are feeling unwell or have been advised to isolate, refer to the HSE for further information ( / 1850 24 1850).

You can request a full/partial refund before your performance takes place directly from your ticket page in your Ticketmaster MyAccount via  or email, please include your booking reference code (numerical code: xx-xxxxxx).

Please click here for any further COVID-19 Safety and Venue Entry Information for the theatre.

A reminder that performances on Thursday 30 December at 2.30pm & 7.30pm will move to Sat 1 January at 12.00pm and 5.00pm respectively. Please click here for all the amended performance times

On behalf of everyone at Disney’s The Lion King and Bord Gáis Energy Theatre we thank you all for your support and patience at this difficult time and look forward to welcoming you back.