After and Before: Thom Sesma as Scar inThe Lion King
Tue, Oct 6, 2009 (3:31 p.m.)
Photo: Beverly Poppe
- Lion King
- Monday through Thursday, 7:30 p.m.
- Saturday and Sunday, 4 and 8 p.m.
- $53-$113.50, Mandalay Bay
Sesma dons 50 pounds of leather for every performance, but that’s easy compared with what it took to land the role in the first place—“Auditions, callbacks, waiting ...”—or gear up for the first show: “Nine weeks of intense and grueling rehearsals,” he says.