Writing, Musical Theatre & Publications
In addition to her renowned performance career, Barb Jungr has increasingly found success as a lyricist and composer for musical theatre. Jungr brings all her signature warmth and intelligence to these collaborations created primarily for children and families. Her work for the stage has been seen across the UK and has been widely acclaimed by critics and audiences alike.
Below are some of the highlights.
A new song cycle celebrating the wonder of Soho and it’s characters by Barb Jungr and Mike Lindup with Peter Glanville.
“This tale of a formidable yet resilient part of central London is recognisable and relatable to those of us who know it, and an eye-opening revelation to those who don’t.”
★ ★ ★ ★ London Theatre World
"Barb Jungr and Mike Lindup conjure that unique flavour in a song cycle that pulled memory after memory from my mind - the squalor and the glitz, the alienation and the camaraderie, the despair and the hope.”
★ ★ ★ ★ ★ Broadway World
Jack v Giant
There May Be A Castle
The Smartest Giant In Town (Olivier Awards 2023 Nomination)
The Pixie and The Pudding
We’re Going On A Bear Hunt
The Singing Mermaid
How To Hide A Lion
Liver Birds Flying Home
Deep Roots Tall Trees
The Fabulous Flutterbys
The Ballad of Norah's Ark
Adding to her growing body of work as a lyricist and composer, Jungr is currently collaborating again with Mike Lindup and Peter Glanville on Soho Songs, and with Peter Glanville for Polka Theatre’s Jack V Giant opening February 2023.