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Rudyard Kipling

 
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Date of Birth: December 30, 1865
Date of Death: January 18, 1936 (70)

Birth Place: Bombay, Maharashtra, INDIA
 

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Guggenheim Works & Process to Present Glimmerglass Festival New Works With Francesca  Photo Guggenheim Works & Process to Present Glimmerglass Festival New Works With Francesca Zambello
by Marissa Tomeo - May 15, 2022

Francesca Zambello, the artistic and general director of the Glimmerglass Festival, introduces creators and excerpts from the upcoming 2022 festival, which includes a record number of new works: Composer Damien Geter and librettist Lila Palmer’s Holy Ground begins in a dystopian version of the present, in which the messiah has not yet appeared; can a rookie angel persuade a modern girl to take on the task, staving off the apocalypse? 

Works & Process At The Guggenheim to Present Glimmerglass Festival New Works Photo Works & Process At The Guggenheim to Present Glimmerglass Festival New Works
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2022

Works & Process, the performing arts series at the Guggenheim, will present the Glimmerglass Festival New Works, featuring excerpts of new works by several creators on May 22, 2022 at 7:30 pm.

VIDEO: Inside the Making of Akram Khan's JUNGLE BOOK REIMAGINED World Premiere Photo VIDEO: Inside the Making of Akram Khan's JUNGLE BOOK REIMAGINED World Premiere
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 29, 2022

Akram Khan Company will present the world premiere of Akram Khan’s new work, Jungle Book reimagined – a deeply personal interpretation based on the original story of Rudyard Kipling’s much-loved family classic – at Leicester’s Curve Theatre, 2 - 9 April 2022. A UK and international tour will follow, taking in cities including Birmingham and Edinburgh.

Savannah Stage Company to Open Their 10th Season With THE JUNGLE BOOK Photo Savannah Stage Company to Open Their 10th Season With THE JUNGLE BOOK
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 15, 2022

The opening show of Savannah Stage Company's 10th Season is The Jungle Book adapted from Rudyard Kipling's novel by Ezra ColĂłn. This one act adaptation will be on tour to schools and local venues throughout April and features their 2022 Teen Company, a group of 12-17 year old professional actors.

BWW Interview: Miles Shrewsbery III and the cast of THE JUNGLE BOOK talk about bringi Photo BWW Interview: Miles Shrewsbery III and the cast of THE JUNGLE BOOK talk about bringing the music to life at Junior Theatre
by E.H. Reiter - Mar 11, 2022

Junior Theatre is always a place where people of all ages kind enjoy the magic of live theatre. In their current production of THE JUNGLE BOOK, playing through March 20th, the cast and crew of the production had a master class in composition, music, and theatre from percussionist and composer Miles Shrewsbery III. 

THE JUNGLE BOOK Comes to the Oldham Coliseum Photo THE JUNGLE BOOK Comes to the Oldham Coliseum
by Stephi Wild - Mar 3, 2022

This Easter Oldham Coliseum presents a musical adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's famous story The Jungle Book, a perfect treat for the whole family to enjoy.

Roxey Ballet Announces Spring Season Of Dance Photo Roxey Ballet Announces Spring Season Of Dance
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 23, 2022

Despite the loss of revenue from the pandemic and the black box theater from Hurricane Ida, The Roxey Ballet Company prevails with an adventurous spring season of productions presenting Carmen, Frida, Mowgli (The Jungle Book Story), Graduation Ball, and The C-Word: Stories of Triumph Over Breast Cancer.

ANASTASIA, RAIN: A TRIBUTE TO THE BEATLES, and More Announced at Kravis Center in Mar Photo ANASTASIA, RAIN: A TRIBUTE TO THE BEATLES, and More Announced at Kravis Center in March
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 9, 2022

The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts is offering nearly two dozen amazing and audience-wowing shows and events during the month of March.

San Diego Junior Theatre Presents THE JUNGLE BOOK in March Photo San Diego Junior Theatre Presents THE JUNGLE BOOK in March
by Stephi Wild - Feb 4, 2022

San Diego Junior Theatre, the nation's longest-running youth theatre program, presents The Jungle Book, the third show of its 74th Season!

Oldham Coliseum Announces 2022 Spring/Summer Season Photo Oldham Coliseum Announces 2022 Spring/Summer Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 1, 2022

Oldham Coliseum Theatre today announced its programme for Spring and Summer 2022. The season includes a world premiere, a modern adaptation of a children's classic, two tours based on true stories and hard-hitting drama from across the pond.

Rudyard Kipling Videos

VIDEO: Inside the Making of Akram Khan's JUNGLE BOOK REIMAGINED World Premiere VideoVIDEO: Inside the Making of Akram Khan's JUNGLE BOOK REIMAGINED World Premiere
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 29, 2022

Akram Khan Company will present the world premiere of Akram Khan’s new work, Jungle Book reimagined – a deeply personal interpretation based on the original story of Rudyard Kipling’s much-loved family classic – at Leicester’s Curve Theatre, 2 - 9 April 2022. A UK and international tour will follow, taking in cities including Birmingham and Edinburgh.

VIDEO: Find Where You Belong in the Trailer for MOWGLI: LEGEND OF THE JUNGLE VideoVIDEO: Find Where You Belong in the Trailer for MOWGLI: LEGEND OF THE JUNGLE
by Stage Tube - Nov 8, 2018

Acclaimed actor and director Andy Serkis reinvents Rudyard Kipling's beloved masterpiece, in which a boy torn between two worlds accepts his destiny and becomes a legend. Mowgli (Rohan Chand) has never truly belonged in either the wilds of the jungle or the civilized world of man. Now he must navigate the inherent dangers of each on a journey to discover where he truly belongs.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Warner Bros. Upcoming Film MOWGLI VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Warner Bros. Upcoming Film MOWGLI
by Macon Prickett - May 22, 2018

Watch the new trailer for #Mowgli starring Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Freida Pinto. Only in theaters October 19.

VIDEO: Storytellers for Peace Bring New Video for Human Rights Day 2016
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2016

After Rudyard Kipling's If and Imagine, here we go to a new video from Storytellers for Peace.

VIDEO: Scarlett Johansson Performs 'Trust In Me' from Disney's THE JUNGLE BOOK
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 29, 2016

Below, check out the new music video for the DJDS Remix of “Trust In Me” from THE JUNGLE BOOK. “Trust In Me” is performed by Scarlett Johansson and produced by Mark Ronson.

VIDEO: First Look - Baloo (Bill Murray) & Mowgli Sing 'The Bare Necessities' in Disney's THE JUNGLE BOOK
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 21, 2016

Below, check out Baloo (voiced by Bill Murray) and Mowgli (played by Neel Sethi) singing the film's classic song 'The Bare Necessities.'

VIDEO: Sir Ben Kingsley Says Disney's JUNGLE BOOK Brings Us 'Right Back to the Book'
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 11, 2016

Oscar winner Sir Ben Kingsley supplies the voice of Bagheera, a panther who mentors the boy Mowgli, in the upcoming reboot of the Disney classic THE JUNGLE BOOK.

VIDEO: Disney Shares New JUNGLE BOOK Clips and Featurette
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 1, 2016

Check out two new clips and a new featurette below from Disney's upcoming live action THE JUNGLE BOOK! THE JUNGLE BOOK is in theatres April 15, 2016!

VIDEO: First Look - Meet Christopher Walken's 'King Louie' in Disney's THE JUNGLE BOOK
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 30, 2016

USA Today has shared an exclusive first look at King Louie, voiced by Christopher Walken in Disney's upcoming live action THE JUNGLE BOOK.

VIDEO: Bill Murray & More in All-New THE JUNGLE BOOK Featurette
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 24, 2016

Below, watch an all-new featurette for Disney's THE JUNGLE BOOK. The legend comes to life in 3D, Real D 3D, and IMAX 3D on April 15th.


Rudyard Kipling Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Rudyard Kipling written?
Rudyard Kipling has written 6 shows including The Man Who Was (Playwright), Just So (Source Material), Just So (Material), Just So (Source Material), Captains Courageous (Source Material), The Man Who Would Be King (Source Material).