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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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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

11 January 2019 - 26 January 2019

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 

Read the reviews