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

Canterbury Marlowe Theatre

15 September 2017 - 14 October 2017

Bristol Hippodrome Theatre

18 October 2017 - 11 November 2017

Liverpool Empire Theatre

15 November 2017 - 02 December 2017

Oxford New Theatre

13 December 2017 - 06 January 2018

Brighton Centre

25 January 2018 - 10 February 2018

Bradford Alhambra Theatre

14 February 2018 - 10 March 2018

Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

14 March 2018 - 07 April 2018

Edinburgh Festival Theatre

18 April 2018 - 12 May 2018

Southampton Mayflower Theatre

16 May 2018 - 09 June 2018

Salford The Lowry

13 June 2018 - 30 June 2018

Wales Millennium Centre

04 July 2018 - 28 July 2018

Woking New Victoria Theatre

01 August 2018 - 18 August 2018

Plymouth Theatre Royal

29 August 2018 - 15 September 2018

Milton Keynes Theatre

19 September 2018 - 06 October 2018

Glasgow SECC

15 January 2019 - 02 February 2019

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