The Jungle Book
13th March 2018 - 17th March 2018
A Children’s Touring Partnership and Royal & Derngate, Northampton co-production of
THE JUNGLE BOOK
By Jessica Swale
Based on the stories by Rudyard Kipling
Directed by Max Webster
An exciting new adaptation of Rudyard Kipling’s family classic, The Jungle Book, comes to life in this colourful new show brought to you by the team behind Goodnight Mister Tom and Michael Morpurgo’s Running Wild.
Loved as a wild and fun tale of family, belonging and identity, this production is packed with memorable characters, new songs and brilliant storytelling.
Mowgli the man cub battles for survival in this heart-warming coming-of-age story about a boy raised by wolves in the jungle. With the help of his animal friends, including Bagheera the panther, Baloo the bear and Kaa the python, Mowgli outwits the cruel and powerful tiger, Shere Khan, and learns the law of the jungle.
This unforgettable adventure is adapted by the Olivier Award-winning Jessica Swale (Nell Gwynn), and directed by Max Webster (The Lorax, The Old Vic).
Suitable for 6+
Rehearsal photographs by Manuel Harlan
Ticket price includes a £1 contribution to our heritage fund.