Home » UK Theatres – UK Touring Shows » Tickets » ABC Minors Summer Cinema – The Jungle Book at Stockton Globe...

ABC Minors Summer Cinema – The Jungle Book at Stockton Globe

Tickets from

On sale from Friday 14th July 2023.

ABC Minors Summer Cinema – The Jungle Book at Stockton Globe on Friday 11th August 2023 at 11:00am.

Guests of all ages can enjoy screenings of children’s classics, The Jungle Book (U) and Bedknobs and Broomsticks (PG), alongside sing-alongs, vintage confectionary and a heritage exhibition.

The Jungle Book on Friday at 11:00am and Bedknobs and Broomsticks on Sunday at 11:00am.

Classic tales have the remarkable ability to transport us to enchanting worlds, filling our imaginations with wonder and excitement. Among these timeless stories are two beloved classics: Rudyard Kipling’s The Jungle Book and Mary Norton’s Bedknobs and Broomsticks. These literary gems have captivated readers and viewers for generations, inviting us into extraordinary adventures filled with talking animals, magical realms, and unforgettable characters. Let’s delve into the fascinating worlds of The Jungle Book and Bedknobs and Broomsticks, and discover the unique experiences they offer.

The Jungle Book: A Tale of Wilderness and Friendship
First published in 1894, The Jungle Book takes readers on an unforgettable journey through the jungles of India. The story revolves around Mowgli, a young boy who is raised by wolves after being separated from his human family. As he grows, Mowgli encounters a variety of animal characters, including the wise black panther Bagheera, the carefree bear Baloo, and the fearsome tiger Shere Khan.

One of the striking aspects of The Jungle Book is its exploration of themes such as identity, belonging, and the delicate balance between humans and nature. Through Mowgli’s encounters with the animal kingdom, Kipling weaves a tale that highlights the importance of respecting and protecting the natural world. The book’s enduring popularity led to various adaptations, including the well-known 1967 animated film by Disney, which brought the story to life for a whole new generation.

Unique Elements and Lasting Impact:
Both The Jungle Book and Bedknobs and Broomsticks share several common threads that contribute to their enduring appeal. They celebrate the power of imagination, teach important life lessons, and transport readers to extraordinary worlds where the ordinary becomes extraordinary. While The Jungle Book emphasizes the importance of harmony between humans and nature, Bedknobs and Broomsticks showcases the transformative potential of believing in oneself.

Moreover, these stories have not only captivated readers but have also influenced popular culture. The Disney adaptations of both tales introduced these classic stories to a wider audience and have become iconic in their own right. From memorable songs like “The Bare Necessities” in The Jungle Book to the enchanting “Portobello Road” in Bedknobs and Broomsticks, these films have left an indelible mark on the hearts of many.

The Jungle Book and Bedknobs and Broomsticks are timeless classics that have enchanted readers and viewers for generations. Through their compelling narratives and memorable characters, these stories have offered us glimpses into captivating worlds where magic, adventure, and friendship abound. Whether we explore the lush jungles of India with Mowgli or join Miss Price and her young companions on a magical escapade, these tales remind us of the enduring power of imagination and the importance of embracing the extraordinary within the ordinary.

View All Shows Booking Now at Stockton Globe
153A High St, Stockton-on-Tees TS18 1PL

Scroll to Top