The Jungle Book - Lion and Unicorn Theatre
Preview by Lizzie Guilfoyle
THE Jungle Book, based on the stories by Rudyard Kipling, runs at the Lion and Unicorn Theatre from Tuesday, December 3, 2013 to Sunday, January 5, 2014.
Mowgli is a teenager who has been raised by wolves in the Indian jungle after losing his family. When the wolves hear that the fierce tiger, Shere Kahn, is challenging their new charge, they decide to send their reluctant cub to safety.
However, Mowgli won’t be alone on this treacherous journey; along the way he makes many new friends, and among the most valuable is the audience. The question is: can Mowgli reach safety and defeat Shere Kahn?
Adapted by Adam Dechanel and Simon James Collier , The Jungle Book is directed and staged by Simon James Collier, with choreography by Stacey Victoria Bland , set and costume design by Cory Roberts, lighting by Ciaran Cunningham and sound by James Corner . The composer is Richard Bates.
Tickets: £19 (Adults)/£15 (Concessions); £12.50 (Children 14 & Under) – available from the box office on 08444 77 1000 or from Ticketweb.
Times: Tuesday to Sunday at 7.30; Saturday and Sunday at 3.30pm.
NB: There are no shows on December 8, 15, 23, 24, 25 and 26 and January 1 and 5 at 7.30pm.
Also at the Lion and Unicorn Theatre: KDC Theatre’s autumn season.
For more information visit www.lionandunicorntheatre.com/.