The Society of British Theatre Designers

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Elroy Ashmore

Jungle Book

Jungle Book
  • Production: Jungle Book
  • Company: Haymarket Theatre Company
  • Venue: Haymarket Theatre, Basingstoke
  • Year: 2000
  • Author: Graeme Rigby
  • Directed by: Alasdair Ramsay
  • Composer : John Mayer
  • Lighting Design by: Simon Hutchins
  • Sound Design by: Kay Basson
  • Costume Design by: Elroy Ashmore
  • Set designed by: Elroy Ashmore
  • Photography by: Elroy Ashmore
  • Design © Elroy Ashmore
  • Image © Elroy Ashmore
A large central revolving rock surrounded by bamboo walkways. On all levels the set ran into the auditorium. An elaborate flying system over the auditorium allowed actors dressed as monkeys to fly over, tumble and even scratch the heads of the audience all to Indi Jazz music.