| Lion roams New York--
November 1997 @ 1:00
Broadway musical version of The Lion King opened in New York in November 1997. It contains six new songs. Elton and show lyricist Tim Rice have also finished Disney's Aida which will be a musical before being made into an animated film. Elton and Bernie are also reportedly working on a musical version of Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy.