The Jungle Book (Hartoch)

by  Rudyard Kipling, John Hartoch

Full Length Play, Drama  /  13m or f

Adapted by John Hartoch from the stories by Rudyard Kipling. Mowgli, the "man-cub", lost in the jungle, is rescued from the clutches of the fearsome tiger, Shere Khan, by Baloo the bear and Bagheera the black panther. Brought up with a family of wolf-cubs, the time eventually comes for Mowgli to return to the world of Man. But Mowgli is not finished with the jungle, for one day he returns to settle the score with Shere Khan.

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The Jungle Book (Hartoch)

by  Rudyard Kipling John Hartoch

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    13m or f
  • SubGenre


    Adaptations (Literature), Period
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Children (Age 6 - 10)
    • Pre-Teen (Age 11 - 13)


Performing Groups

  • Elementary School / Primary

License details

  • Minimum Fee: £69 per performance plus VAT when applicable.



  • Time Period: 19th Century
  • Setting: Various simple settings


13m or f
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Casting Notes

Minimum 13 with doubling.




Rudyard Kipling

Rudyard Kipling was born on December 30, 1865, in Bombay, India. He was educated in England but returned to India in 1882. In 1892, Kipling married Caroline Balestier and settled in Brattleboro, Vermont, where he wrote his most famous works, "Gunga Din" (1892) and The Jungle Book (1894). Kipling received the Nobel Priz ...

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