Blog entries tagged with The Jungle Book

It's Been A Week

by: Thom Dunn at 05/01/2013 04:14 PM

So. It's been a week. Or technically it's been a lot of weeks but more specifically it's this past week that has been particularly exciting for all of us here at the Huntington -- following, of course, one of the scariest weeks as Bostonians that...

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The Jungle Book Is Coming! The Jungle Book Is Coming!

by: Thom Dunn at 06/27/2013 05:58 PM

We could not be more excited to welcome Mary Zimmerman back to the Huntington, and what better way to mark her triumphant return than a stage adaptation of  The Jungle Book ?  Some of our subscribers (and staff) still haven't fully recovered from...

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Huntington Theatre Company and Zoo New England announce "Jungle Book days at the zoo" in August

by: Rebecca Curtiss at 08/02/2013 05:17 PM

Page property . . From page: Huntington Theatre Company and Zoo New England announce "Jungle Book days at the zoo" in August [5401] Property: Main body

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The Music of The Jungle Book

by: Ali Leskowitz, Assistant Company Manager at 08/06/2013 11:33 AM

“I was blown away by Mary Zimmerman’s transporting and visually stunning production. It immediately reminded me of what I love about her work – her big heart, sophisticated mind, and playful imagination. In this latest creation, she brilliantly...

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The Sights & Sounds of India: Re-Imagining The Jungle Book

by: Lesley Gibson at 08/15/2013 12:25 PM

The Jungle Book creative team at the Taj Mahal: TJ Gerkens, Dan Ostling, Ajay Rathore Singh, Leo Chiang, Mara Blumenfeld, and Doug Peck. When Disney Theatrical Group conceived of a stage version of the classic 1967 film The Jungle Book , they easi...

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The Jungle Book Curtain Calls

by: Huntington Theatre Company at 08/23/2013 02:00 PM

Name: Akash Chopra Role: Mowgli Hometown: New York City, New York What has been your favorite moment while performing The Jungle Book ?  Opening night was magical and I will never forget it. How are you like your character?  Mowgli is exciting and...

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Welcome to the 2013-2014 Season!

by: Thom Dunn at 08/08/2013 10:54 AM

Tickets have just gone on sale for our 2013-2014 Season , and we could not have picked a better lineup to keep our momentum going from last season. From Our Town  to the Tony Awards and everything in between, it's been a pretty good year for us, a...

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The Jungle Book

by: Todd Williams at 08/19/2013 12:03 PM

I've decided to do a little blogging again. Not so much because I have the time, but because I miss it. And we have some very exciting projects to tell you about this fall! The first thrilling project is The Jungle Book . We first heard about The...

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Prepping for The Jungle Book

by: Todd Williams at 08/20/2013 03:09 PM

We've been busy this month getting ready for The Jungle Book to arrive from Chicago. Bringing in a show of this scale requires a little reconfiguration, and sometimes some capital improvements. This slideshow shows you a little of the work we've...

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Plasma-Cutting Through The Jungle Book

by: Nick Hernon, Scenic Carpenter at 08/26/2013 10:32 AM

Scenery Mechanic Jesse Washburn, slicing through the brush of the jungle with his handy plasma cutter What helps the Huntington take a show built by our Chicagoan comrades and fit it into our own home-on-Huntington-Avenue? What can eat through...

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Play Me, I'm Yours!

by: Thom Dunn at 09/04/2013 02:32 PM

To celebrate their 75th anniversary, our friends at the Celebrity Series of Boston  have teamed up with renowned artist Luke Jerram to bring his " Play Me, I'm Yours! " public piano installation project to Boston. From September 27 through October...

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Mowgli, Baloo, and Cast Members from Huntington Theatre Company's The Jungle Book to Perform National Anthem at Saturday's Red Sox / Yankees Game

by: Rebecca Curtiss at 09/13/2013 03:43 PM

Sixteen members of the cast of the Huntington Theatre Company's production of The Jungle Book  will perform the National Anthem tomorrow, Saturday, September 14, 2013, at Fenway Park before the nationally televised 1:05pm Red Sox game versus the N...

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Red Sox Do The Jungle Book Boogie (Get Down)

by: Thom Dunn at 09/18/2013 10:28 AM

Wow. What just happened? One moment it's August and everything is lovely, fine, and humid, then this massive army of people shows up from Chicago and takes over our rehearsal hall and stage and then all of the sudden it's autumn and we have a 35...

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The Jungle Sings & Sways: Music & Dance in The Jungle Book

by: Neena Arndt at 09/19/2013 12:55 PM

Akash Chopra (Mowgli) and Kevin Carolan (Baloo) in The Jungle Book . Photo: Liz Lauren Years after his uncle Walt’s death, Roy E. Disney commented, “With The Jungle Book, he certainly got hooked on the jungle and the characters that lived there.”...

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Acclaimed Jungle Book Orchestra To Perform "Out Of The Jungle" Fusion Concert at Johnny D's Uptown On October 6.

by: Rebecca Curtiss at 09/25/2013 12:51 PM

The twelve-piece jazz/Indian fusion orchestra from the Huntington Theatre Company’s production of  The Jungle Book will perform  Out of the Jungle  at Johnny D’s Uptown in Somerville on Sunday, October 6 at 8:15pm. The one-night-only event is a...

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The Jungle Book Becomes The Highest Grossing Production In Huntington Theatre Company History

by: Rebecca Curtiss at 09/30/2013 12:41 PM

(BOSTON)  — On Saturday, the Huntington Theatre Company's production of  The Jungle Book  became the most successful production in the company's 31-year history, grossing $1,584,263 to date with three full weeks remaining in its run. It surpasses...

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Get Out Of The Jungle With The Jungle Book Band

by: Thom Dunn at 10/03/2013 02:33 PM

I'm just gonna put this out there: the crazy hybrid Indian-Jazz-fusion music of The Jungle Book  is worth the price of admission alone (one of the cast members told me at the first rehearsal, "You ain't lived til' you've heard blues sitar"). This...

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The Jungle Book To Celebrate 100th Performance Tuesday, October 8

by: Rebecca Curtiss at 10/08/2013 10:30 AM

(BOSTON)  — The Huntington Theatre Company's production of  The Jungle Book  will play its 100 th  performance on Tuesday, October 8 at 7:30pm.  The Jungle Book  is produced in association with Chicago's Goodman Theatre where the run began on...

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The Jungle Book Orchestra Jams Out of the Jungle!

by: Stephanie Ormston at 10/08/2013 01:48 PM

A sitar and a trombone walk into a bar… No, this isn’t the set up for a bad joke; this was the set up for my Sunday night, when I headed to Johnny D’s Uptown in Somerville to see The Jungle Book orchestra spend some well-deserved time in the...

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Marsh & McLennan Agency and Partners Donate A Performance of The Jungle Book To Marilyn Rodman Theatre For Kids — Over 800 Boston-Area At-Risk-Youth Will Attend on October 17

by: Rebecca Curtiss at 10/15/2013 12:25 PM

(Boston) — Marsh & McLennan Agency  has partnered with several local businesses to donate a performance of the Huntington Theatre Company's hit production of  The Jungle Book  to the  Marilyn Rodman Theatre for Kids . Thanks to the generosity of t...

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2014 Norton Award Nominations!

by: Thom Dunn at 04/17/2014 11:01 AM

The 2014 Elliot Norton Award nominations have been announced, and the Huntington is in the running for 7 different awards (all in the large theatre category) — 4 for The Jungle Book , 2 for Venus in Fur , and 1 for The Seagull . Outstanding...

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The Money, The Music, and The Magic of the 2014 Spotlight Spectacular

by: Rebecca Curtiss at 05/06/2014 02:18 PM

André De Shields sings " I Wanna Be Like You ." Photo: Paul Marotta Spectacular Broadway entertainment and more than 400 guests celebrated Wimberly Award recipients Trustee  John D. Spooner  and Tony Award-winning director Mary Zimmerman ( The...

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Norton Awards News!

by: Temple Gill at 05/20/2014 10:18 AM

Congratulations and huzzah! I am delighted to report that Huntington productions received 3 Elliot Norton Awards at last night’s ceremony: The Jungle Book — Outstanding Musical Production by a Large Theatre; The Seagull — Outstanding Ensemble, Lar...

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