About War Horse

From Page to Stage

The Author

Michael Morpurgo has written over one hundred books and has won many awards. In 1976 Michael and his wife, Clare, started the charity Farms for City Children, which aims to expand the horizons of children from inner city and urban areas. In 1999 they were awarded the MBE for their work in creating these farms and in 2006 Michael received an OBE. Micheal’s novel War Horse has been adapted into a hugley successful and critically acclaimed production, and also a major motion picture directed by Steven Spielberg. Michael is a tireless champion for children’s books and was formerly the Children’s Laureate. He was recently created Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres by the French government.

Visit Michael Morpurgo’s website here: http://www.michaelmorpurgo.com/

Cast and Creatives

Leicester Curve

18 September 2019 - 12 October 2019

Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre

18 October 2019 - 23 November 2019

Paris La Seine Musicale

29 November 2019 - 29 December 2019

Melbourne Regent Theatre

10 January 2020 - 09 February 2020


15 February 2020 - 15 March 2020


24 March 2020 - 12 April 2020