The story of Mowgli the man-cub and his coming-of-age is coming to Norwich Theatre Royal on April 10-14.
He also has to outwit the cruel and powerful tiger Shere Khan with the help of his animal friends including Bagheera the panther, Baloo the bear and Kaa the python.
It features a brand new score and script and aims to explore the universal themes of family, belonging and identity when it takes to the stage
Taking on the role of Shere Khan is Lloyd Gorman (above), who comes from Norfolk and first got the thirst for performing while a member of the theatre’s arts course.
Take a listen to the podcast below and find out more about what is in store, and why Lloyd is so excited to bring Kipling’s classic tale to Norfolk.
(Podcast Music – www.bensound.com)