Phindile Mkhizie as Rafiki in "The Lion King." (photo: Joan Marcus)
Be prepared for sensational news: "The Lion King" is coming back to Chicago, with a six-week engagement beginning September 29 at the Cadillac Palace Theatre. If you're already roaring with excitement, mark down February 24 on the calendar. That's the day that Broadway in Chicago Subscription Series holders will be able to buy tickets (and if you've got a group of 15 or more, you can buy right now). For more information, visit thelionking.com or broadwayinchicago.com.