The Lion: Musical Info & Synopsis


The Lion is a solo musical that chronicles the personal journey of Benjamin Scheuer, a young man who takes audiences on a raw exploration of his life, from childhood to adulthood. With honesty and vulnerability, he shares the highs and lows of his experiences, including his battles with illness, his relationships with family and friends, and his quest to find his own voice and purpose in the world. The Lion offers a tale of resilience, self-discovery, and the healing power of music.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2014)

Cast Size: 1

Genre: Autobiographical

Setting: USA

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics/Book: Benjamin Scheuer

Cast Albums

Original Cast (2016)➝


2010s, Bands, Biographical, FamilyFolkRockSolo Composer

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