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Jungle Book

touring 2017

This spectacular new production from award-winning Metta Theatre brings Kipling’s classic tale crashing into the 21st Century with breathtaking street dance and circus. Mowgli is finding her way in the urban jungle. With a beat-boxing bin man Baloo, graffiti artist Bagheera and a skateboarding Wolf crew, this heart-warming coming of age story will astonish and amaze.

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Pixel Dust / Wondr

Edinburgh Festival 2017

In 2017 Metta Theatre are taking two new plays to the Edinburgh Festival – both solo shoes exploring internet addiction and digital identity. 

Pixel Dust

Daniella swings from meme to meme, a tarzan of the datafields. But can she find the answers about who she really is through this digital odyssey? A bold new play by award-winning Clare Bayley, directed by Poppy Burton-Morgan.


Distracted by giving an imaginary Ted talk, social media phenomenon Faith Allgood (@WondrWomanUK) is late for the school run. But her world is about to implode… A darkly comic, genre-busting new play by Poppy Burton-Morgan.

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We are a London and Exeter-based theatre company founded in 2005 by Director Poppy Burton-Morgan & Designer William Reynolds. We make beautiful, imaginative & compelling theatre, using all the story-telling tools at our disposal - including words, music, projection, puppetry and circus - creating meta-theatrical works - telling stories that include the audience in the act of telling. We make work in theatres (mostly), cafes, playgrounds & museums, in London and all over the UK. Metta Theatre are an Associate Company at Exeter Northcott Theatre. More...