Disney's The Lion King releases short films to celebrate a summer of sport. 5 August 2016

Ahead of a summer of international sporting activity, Disney’s THE LION KING has released a series of short films showcasing the athletic diversity and prowess of their West End cast and crew.

The films, which focus on performers in the award-winning musical with a range of talents and fitness regimes, feature everything from yoga, high intensity training, gymnastics and circus skills to classical and contemporary dance and skateboarding. They highlight the athletic level of physical training required to perform eight shows a week in one of the West End’s biggest productions.

The initial three videos, released today, give an insight into the daily training routines and techniques undertaken by some of the cast and crew in order to remain healthy and focused for the West End show. The aspirational films build on Disney’s ongoing global commitment to inspire healthier and more active lifestyles. 

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