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SEE IT: Broadway Cast Of 'The Lion King' Returns With Soul-Stirring Rehearsal Of 'Circle Of Life'

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) -- The Broadway cast of "The Lion King" returned with a soul-stirring rehearsal.

Video shows Tshidi Mayne leading the ensemble in a performance of "Circle of Life," the show's moving opening number.

The Lion King - The Emotional First Rehearsal into Broadway's Return by Disney On Broadway on YouTube

It was the cast's first rehearsal after being apart since March 2020.

The musical premiered on Broadway in November 1997 and won six Tony Awards.

Performances resume Sept. 14.

For a list of Broadway reopening dates, click here.

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