About War Horse

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Awards

London Production

2007 Evening Standard Awards

Best Director (Marianne Elliott and Tom Morris, nominee)

Best Design (Rae Smith and the Handspring Puppet Company, winner)

2007 Critics’ Circle Theatre Awards

Best Designer (Basil Jones, Adrian Kohler, Rae Smith, and the Handspring Puppet Company, winner)

2008 Laurence Olivier Awards

Best New Play (Nick Stafford, nominee)

Best Lighting Design (Paule Constable, nominee)

Best Sound Design (Adrian Sutton and John Tams, nominee)

Best Set Design (Rae Smith, Basil Jones and Adrian Kohler, winner)

Best Theatre Choreographer (Toby Sedgwick, winner)

Best Director (Marianne Elliott and Tom Morris, nominee)

2010 Laurence Olivier Awards

Audience Award for Most Popular Show (nominee)

2012 TheatrePeople.com Awards

Nominated for ‘Favourite Play’ and ‘Favourite Family Show’

2012 Whatsonstage Best West End Show Award

2015 Mousetrap Award for Best Play

 

Broadway Production

2011 Drama League Awards

Distinguished Production of a Play (winner)

Distinguished Performance (Seth Numrich, nominee)

2011 Tony Awards

Best Play (Nick Stafford, winner)

Best Direction of a Play (Marianne Elliott and Tom Morris, winner)

Best Scenic Design of a Play (Rae Smith, winner)

Best Lighting Design of a Play (Paule Constable, winner)

Best Sound Design of a Play (Christopher Shutt, winner)

In addition, Adrian Kohler and Basil Jones of Handspring Puppet Company won the Special Tony Award for War Horse.

2011 Drama Desk Awards

Outstanding Play (winner)

2011 Outer Critics Circle Awards

Outstanding New Broadway Play (winner)

Outstanding Director of a Play (Marianne Elliott and Tom Morris, winner)

Outstanding Lighting Design (Paule Constable, winner)

Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play (Seth Numrich, nominee)

In addition, Adrian Kohler and Basil Jones of Handspring Puppet Company won the Outer Critics Circle Special Achievement Award, for “Puppet Design, Fabrication and Direction for War Horse”.

2011 Fred & Adele Astaire Awards

Best Broadway Choreographer (Toby Sedgwick, nominee)

 

South African Production

Fleur du Cap Award for Best Puppetry Design 

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London National Theatre

08 November 2018 - 05 January 2019

Glasgow SEC

15 January 2019 - 02 February 2019

Sunderland Empire Theatre

06 February 2019 - 23 February 2019

Canterbury Marlowe Theatre

27 February 2019 - 16 March 2019

Stoke-on-Trent Regent Theatre

27 March 2019 - 06 April 2019

Dublin Bord Gais Energy Theatre

10 April 2019 - 27 April 2019

Hong Kong Lyric Theatre

10 May 2019 - 26 May 2019

Auckland Civic Theatre

21 June 2019 - 07 July 2019

Liverpool Empire

31 July 2019 - 17 August 2019

Oxford New Theatre

22 August 2019 - 07 September 2019

Leicester Curve

18 September 2019 - 12 October 2019