VIDEO: Buyi Zama performs at Pixar

Buyi Zama, starring as Rafiki in The Lion King, performs Rafiki’s greeting for Julie Taymor and Thomas Schumacher at a behind the scenes special presentation at Disney Pixar.

From beauty to baboon in 25min

When you think about the stage version of Disney’s “The Lion King,” what first comes to mind?

For some, it might be Elton John & Sir Tim Rice’s terrific score. While others might talk up the brilliant job that Julie Taymor did with staging this Tony Award-winner. Which Newsweek magazine called “ … a landmark event in entertainment.”