The Lion King Autism-Friendly Performance

The Hobby Center is proud to announce the launching of our Lion King Autism Theatre Initiative, making live theatre accessible to children on the autism spectrum and their families. The first ever autism-friendly performance of a Broadway show in Houston will be Disney's land mark musical THE LION KING, on Saturday, July 28th at 2:00pm.

Now in its 15th year, over 64 million people worldwide have come to discover the wonder, the majesty, and the truly one-of-a-kind experience that is THE LION KING. For this special performance, accomidations will be made, including a supportive audience environment, designated quiet areas, adjustements to light and sound, and online resource materials.

Tickets are being offered through the Hobby Center at affordable prices:

  • Orchestra and Front Mezzanine A-G, and Boxes - $59.50
  • Rear Mezzanine H-L, Front Gallery A-E - $45.50
  • Rear Gallery F-O - $24.50

Tickets are On sale now and will be available for purchase on the internet, by phone, or in person at the Hobby Center Box Office.

To purchase tickets online: Click Here

Six ticket limit per order for online purchases.

For phone orders and for group sales (greater than 6 tickets) call: 713.315.2580

To purchase tickets in person: come to the Hobby Center Box Office during normal business hours. The box office is open Mon-Fri 10am-6pm, Sat-Sun 11am-4pm

Online resource materials will be available for preview purposes. Materials will include social stories for both The Lion King performance and the experience at The Hobby Center and will be posted soon at:



Special Thanks to:

The Hobby Center Foundation is grateful to the Theatre Development Fund for their partnership and support of the upcoming special performance of Disney's THE  LION KING.
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