PUBLISHED: 11:18 11 April 2018 | UPDATED: 11:18 11 April 2018 Mariah Feria Keziah Joseph as Mowgli and the company in The Jungle Book. Photo: Manuel Harlan Manuel Harlan We have seen many adaptations of Rudyard Kipling’s famous children’s books over the years, … [Read more...] about Review: The Jungle Book at Norwich Theatre Royal
The jungle book review
IN PICTURES: The Jungle Book, UK tour There's a whole lot of monkeying around on the stage at Newcastle's Theatre Royal this week. A jungle full of animal characters is magically brought to life as the audience is transported into a parable universe originally created by … [Read more...] about REVIEW: The Jungle Book, Theatre Royal, Newcastle, until March 31
It’s difficult to imagine why anyone would think it a good idea to come up with a new musical version of The Jungle Book. And yet, despite the precedent, despite all the obvious weight of expectation, writer Jessica Swale and composer Joe Stilgoe pull it off admirably with … [Read more...] about REVIEW: The Jungle Book, Chichester Festival Theatre, until February 3.
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