The Jungle Book

The Jungle Book $12.99

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Jessica Swale

Published by Nick Hern Books

Large Mixed Cast
Rudyard Kipling's beloved tale of family, belonging and identity has been re-imagined in this acclaimed adaptation by Jessica Swale with original songs by Joe Stilgoe

The Jungle Book tells the story of Mowgli, the man-cub who is raised by wolves

With a little help from his animal friends including Bagheera the panther, Baloo the bear, and Kaa the python he must face the cruel and powerful tiger, Shere Khan, and learn the Law of the Jungle

This musical adaptation is packed with memorable characters, catchy songs and brilliant storytelling, offering rich opportunities for all school, college, youth-theatre and amateur groups looking for a 'fresh, ambitious and inventive' (The Times) version of the much-loved classic


'Joyfully inclusive' ~ The Stage

'Fresh, ambitious and inventive' ~ The Times

'A beautifully heart-warming show' ~ Miro Magazine

'Beguiling, thrilling and witty' ~ Northampton Chronicle

'A celebration of diversity and the power of family, no matter what form it takes Swale has given us a Jungle Book for the present day, one ready to enchant and educate in equal measure' ~ WhatsOnStage

'More than the expected family show, teaching messages of equality, diversity, acceptance and more. It reminds audiences of all ages that our differences only divide us if we let them' ~ Mancunian


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