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The Jungle Book
By GREG BANKS
Based on the story by RUDYARD KIPLING
Directed by MATTHEW DECKER
On the Arcadia Stage
April 15 - June 21, 2015

Arden’s The Jungle Book is a brand new play based on the stories of Rudyard Kipling. Meet Bagheera, Shere Kahn, the python Kaa, and Baloo the Bear as Mowgli the man-cub learns to navigate the laws of the jungle. Brought to life by 5 actors, this world premiere production celebrates storytelling and the power of imagination. Filled with adventure and original music, The Jungle Book reunites the creators of the Arden’s Robin Hood and Pinocchio for this exciting new version of Kipling’s classic tale.

Best enjoyed by families with children 5 and older.


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Journey deep into the jungle with Mowgli in this brand new version of Kipling’s stories.


Photos by Mark Garvin





Critical Acclaim–

“…nothing short of incredible for kids and adults alike.”
“…the set…truly places the audience right in the middle of the jungle and all the action.”
“…a show to be enjoyed by everyone, but if you have young children in your life, be sure to take them to see this production.”

–Beyond My Backyard   [Read More]


“Arden's engaging Jungle Book is a fine family treat!"
"Exposing kids to the wonders of live theater is a terrific way to foster a love the arts."
"Arden Theatre Co. excels at children’s theater."
"The enthusiastic casts and colorful sets...engage and keep the audience entertained."
"The Jungle Book...hits it out of the park.”

–Delaware County Times   [Read More]


"This is one irresistible version of Rudyard’s classic that is sure to charm and to enlighten!"
"..an engaging family play, celebrating its world premiere at the Arden."

–Phindie   [Read More]


"Children will love this current production at the Arden, and it is enjoyable for adults as well."
"The Jungle Book is a charming show that is imaginative and stirring."
"The Arden’s production is innovative, entertaining, and one that both children and adults will enjoy."
"…a wonderful way to introduce kids to the power of live theatre."
"The cast is an extraordinary group of fine actors who bring to life…the characters from Kipling’s stories."

–Theatre Sensation   [Read More]


In the News–

King of Prussia native directs ‘The Jungle Book’ at Arden Theatre
–Ticket   [Read More]




We are proud to announce that The Jungle Book is Barrymore Recommended.
For more information about the Barrymore Awards for Excellence in Theatre and other Barrymore Recommended productions, visit www.theatrephiladelphia.org.

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The Jungle Book
Cast
Taysha Canales (Mother Wolf / Monkey / Kaa)
Charlie Delmarcelle (Baloo / Monkey / Father Wolf)
Thaddeus Fitzpatrick (Mowgli)
Sean Lally (Shere Khan / Wolf / Monkey/ Vulture)
Nikki E. Walker (Bagheera/Vulture)


Scenic Designer
Timothy R. Mackabee
Costume Designer
Lauren Perigard
Lighting Designer
Maria Shaplin
Sound Designer
Daniel Perelstein
Stage Manager
Kate Nelson
Assistant Director
Annika Boras


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