April 9, 2012- “The Lion King” becomes highest grossing Broadway show

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Prior to Lion King being the highest grossing show on Broadway, Phantom of the Opera was known to be the highest grossing.

By: Jada Davis, Senior Art & Music Editor

Today in history- On April 9, 2012, “The Lion King” becomes the highest grossing Broadway show.