Manitou JR Musical


Manitou Opera House

  • Wednesday, April 8, 7 PM — PENDING
  • Thursday, April 9, 7 PM — PENDING

Disney’s The Lion King JR is coming to the Manitou Opera House stage as the Manitou Elementary Musical Troupe presents this stage adaptation of the famous The Lion King which captivated the imagination of audiences around the world.

With over 30 performers from Grades 3-6 representing several communities in south central Manitoba (from Crystal City to Darlingford / Snowflake to Notre Dame), the African savannah comes to life with Simba, Rafiki and an unforgettable cast of characters. As the cast and crew journey from Pride Rock to the jungle… and back again, audience will enjoy the fantastic music, choreography and acting in this inspiring,coming-of-age tale.


  • Richard J. Klassen – Producer/Director
  • Kimberly Harms – Music Director
  • Ruth Barker – Choreographer/Stage Manager/Masks
  • Katie DeRoo – Acting Director
  • Vanessa Klassen – Front of House
  • Robyn Desender – Makeup, Mask Coordinator
  • Lorine Fox – Hair, Masks
  • Mikah Harms – Masks
  • Jacob Jeswiet – Masks
  • Amy Neufeld – Masks
  • Tara Millar – Masks
  • Cailyn Schellenberg – Masks

Ticket information

Ticket Prices:

  • Adult: $11 Advance / $13 Door
  • Children (12 & under): $5 Advance / $8 Door

Ticket Locations

Presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI.