Students are being offered “Student Rush” discount tickets to performances of “The Lion King,” which opens Tuesday and runs through Sept. 30 at Wichita’s Century II.
The tickets are $25 each and are available one hour prior to curtain at the WichitaTix Box Office in Century II’s Concert Hall. A valid student I.D. is required, and there’s a limit of two tickets per student, per ID. They’re available at all performances except those on Friday evenings, Saturday afternoons and evenings and Sunday matinees.
Performances are scheduled for Tuesday through Thursday evenings at 7:30 p.m., Fridays at 8 p.m., Saturdays at 2 and 8 p.m. and Sundays at 1 and 6:30 p.m. There will be a special 1 p.m. matinee on Thursday, Sept. 27. There will not be a 6:30 p.m. performance on Sunday, Sept. 30.
Theatre League spokeswoman Reida York said that “The Lion King” won’t offer the discount ticket lottery for the general public that it conducted with “Wicked” shows in 2009.