MAKERS Moment

Best of Times, Worst of Times

On the opening night of "The Lion King" on Broadway, director Julie Taymor's father went into the hospital and never recovered. Taymor talks about how the loss of her father affected her through the great success of "The Lion King." 

MAKER Profile: Julie Taymor Tags: arts, my father, relationships
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Julie Taymor
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Julie Taymor
Best of Times, Worst of Times Best of Times, Worst of Times
Julie Taymor
The Shadow Plays The Shadow Plays
Julie Taymor
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Julie Taymor
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Julie Taymor
The Origins of Theater The Origins of Theater
Julie Taymor
No Word for "Artist" No Word for "Artist"
Julie Taymor
The Necessity of Art The Necessity of Art
Julie Taymor
Helen Mirren as Prospera Helen Mirren as Prospera
Julie Taymor
Spider-Man Unfinished Spider-Man Unfinished
Julie Taymor