Building on the success of their popular Christmas shows, Derby Theatre are bringing you a very special family treat this Easter. Expect stunning sets and costumes, catchy music from Ivan Stott (composer of Hansel & Gretel, Peter Pan and many other Derby Theatre Christmas shows) and plenty of magic in our spectacular new production of The Jungle Book.
Award-winning writer Neil Duffield’s new adaptation is inspired by Rudyard Kipling’s magical stories, and is brought to life with brand new songs.
Whilst growing up in the jungle and facing battles with the ruthless Shere Khan, Mowgli learns what it truly means to belong, thanks to friends Baloo and Bagheera.
The Jungle Book has fully integrated BSL interpretation and captioning.
We recommend the seats with an "i" symbol on the seating map for the best view of the integrated captioning.
Text Number: You can also book or find out more by texting the Box Office on 07717 346964.
All performances have fully integrated BSL interpretation and captioning.
Audio Described Performances: Pre-recorded description on all performances from Wednesday 10 April
Live Audio described performances, with Touch Tours before the show: Tuesday 9 April at 7pm, Saturday 13 April at 1:30pm & Thursday 18 April at 1:30pm
Relaxed Performance: Sunday 14 April, 1:30pm
Dementia Friendly Performance: Wednesday 17 April, 1:30pm
Join us before the Dementia Friendly performance of The Jungle Book for a Dementia Friendly Social at 12:30pm with refreshments and music in our foyer in a supportive environment.
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