Carriel Drama Club presents Lion King Jr.

The Carriel Drama Club presented The Lion King Jr. on Friday, April 12 and Saturday, April 13 with music and lyrics by Elton John and Tim Rice.

Additional music and lyrics for the musical were by Lebo M, Mark Mancina, Jay Rifkin and Hans Zimmer. The book was by Roger Allers and Irene Mecchi. The Lion King Jr. is based on the Broadway production directed by Julie Taymor. 

The artistic and music director of the musical was Lori Hirst and assistant director was Terica English.

(O’Fallon Weekly Photo by Becky Pitts)