President Bush ambushed in the Rose Garden by Simba!
The Prez had meandered out of the Oval Office when he ran smack dab into the Broadway cast of The Lion King.
They were rehearsing in the garden as they prepped for the White House state dinner perf.
Lion thesps Kissy Simmons and Dashaun Young revealed W. was "fired up" for the eve’s performance.
According to The NY Daily News, when they asked Bush to join them on stage, he just rolled his eyes sheepishly, implying he was still living down his "memorable" hoofing from his last trip to the Dark Continent (pictured).