From the moment the stage lights bring Rafiki to life, and she sings "Here comes a lion father" in Zulu, you know something magical is about to happen. And then it does.
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Sitting in some pretty fantastic center seats at the Music Hall at Fair Park, I watch characters from probably one of my favorite Disney films come to life. They're in the balconies around the stage, in what appears to be white papier mâché birds flying above me, and making their way down the aisles of the theater to celebrate the birth of Simba.