Jungle Book Live at Roadford Lake

On 26 August come and enjoy an enchanting outdoor production of Rudyard Kipling’s best known and most loved story, the Jungle Book, at Lakeside situated in the beautiful surroundings of Roadford Lake, performed by Chapter House Theatre Company. In the magical Indian jungle a new arrival changes the animal kingdom forever. Your favourite animal characters are brought to life to create an enchanting and fun-filled musical show for children of all ages. Join Mowgli on his wonderful adventures with the loveable and wise Baloo the Bear, the powerful panther Bagheera, and not to mention mischievous monkeys and the terrifying tiger Shere Khan! This fundraising event, sponsored by Forest and Land Management Ltd, Farmer Tom’s Dairy Ice Cream and Metters & Wellby, will be a guaranteed summer hit for all the family. For this performance children are invited to dress up in their favourite animal costume and join in the Jungle Parade in the interval. Chapter House produces accessible, traditional but innovative shows that entertain thousands of theatregoers throughout Britain and Ireland each year. Enjoy a meal in the cafe or picnic with family and friends in the magical surroundings of Roadford Lake for the perfect evening of theatre. The production will begin at 4pm and tickets cost £14.00 Adult, £10 Child (5-16) and NUS card holders, £42.00 Family (2 adults and 2 children) To book please call South West Lakes Trust’s Head Office on 01566 771930 or Lakeside on 01566...

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