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THE JUNGLE BOOK
Adapted from the Rudyard Kipling Stories
By Neil Duffield
STAGE PLAY......MINIMUM CAST 6......ORIGINAL SONGS
Previous professional productions:
Oxfordshire Theatre Company (2011)
Lyric Theatre, Belfast (2011)
Watermill Theatre, Newbury (2005)
Theatre Centre, Sudbury, Canada (2004)
Dukes Theatre, Lancaster (2001)
Arden Theatre, Philadelphia, USA (2000)
Lawrence Batley Theatre, Huddersfield (1999)
Dundee Rep (1998)
Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham (1995)
Redgrave Theatre, Farnham (1995)
Manchester Library Theatre (1994)
Byre Theatre, St Andrews (1993)
Action Transport Theatre, Cheshire (1992)
NUMEROUS AMATEUR AND YOUTH THEATRE PRODUCTIONS
WHAT THE PRESS SAY ABOUT IT….
audience with a lovely, warm-hearted directness that is completely
irresistible....a totally captivating piece of theatre.."
"..excellent entertainment for bright kids - without in any way being patronising to adults." **** THE SUNDAY TIMES
"When you see a gem of
a show like the Byre's Jungle Book it makes you wonder why most theatres
restrict children's shows to Christmas."
empathising themselves out of their seats.."
"A strong story tackles
the need for a tribe, for laws and for rites of passage with room for
"Disney it isn't, and all the better for it.' FARNHAM HERALD
"...a sheer delight" LANCASHIRE EVENING POST
"...packed full of good
humour, flashes of terror, and enlivened by some catchy numbers and
paw-tapping dance routines..."
‘Neil Duffield’s adaptation provides more sophisticated fare than Disney’s version.’ **** BELFAST TELEGRAPH
"....will make children's imaginations soar and it is also thoroughly entertaining for adults - don't miss it!" WESTMORLAND GAZETTE
"..stands in its own
right as a fun-packed theatrical experience."
"..held its young