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ARMISTICE DAY MARKED

On 11th November, we remembered the human and animal lives lost on all sides between 1914 – 1918 during the First World War, with a special commemorative performance of War Horse. The performance was opened by a speech from War Horse author, Michael Morpurgo, and ended with a minute of bell ringing from cast members […]

LEICESTER CURVE DATES ANNOUNCED

We are pleased to announce that Joey will be galloping to Leicester in Autumn 2019, as part of War Horse’s UK and International Tour that kicks off in January in Glasgow. War Horse will play at the Leicester Curve from 18 September -12 October 2019. Tickets go on sale to the general public on 28 […]

WAR HORSE TO RETURN TO LIVERPOOL

War Horse will return to play the Liverpool Empire Theatre from 31 July to 17 August. The show last played at the Liverpool Empire in November 2017 to record number of audiences. Kash Bennett, CEO of National Theatre Productions said: “We’re delighted to be returning to the Liverpool Empire 18 months after our record-breaking run of performances at […]

JOEY VISITS THE NORTH EAST

Yesterday Joey spent the day in the North East towns of Sunderland and Seaham, ahead of the War Horse run in Sunderland next February. He visited the iconic Roker Pier and then met the Tommy of Seaham built by Ray Lonsdale, who was built in 2014 to remember those lost in WWI. Michael Taibi, one […]

PUPPETEERS VISIT DERRIFORD HOSPITAL

Last week Baby Joey and the Goose  paid a visit to Derriford Hospital, bringing smiles and delight to both patients and staff in both the children’s day case unit and children’s wards on level 12. Both patients and staff enjoyed interacting with the characters, who certainly enjoyed the attention, too. “Part of our role is to […]

ARMISTICE DAY PERFORMANCE ANNOUNCED

On Sunday 11 November 2018, marking the centenary of the end of the First World War, the National Theatre will hold a special commemorative performance of War Horse. A matinee performance, introduced by author Michael Morpurgo, will include a tribute to the human and animal lives lost, on all sides, between 1914 – 1918 during […]

WAR HORSE COMPANY VISIT IDDESLEIGH

Last week the War Horse company paid a visit to the beautiful village Iddesleigh where Joey and the story of War Horse were born.  Michael Moruprugo was there to show them round the village and explain how the story came to life. Beginning with a sing-song in the local pub, The Duke of York, moving through […]

NEW ZEALAND DATES ANNOUNCED

We’re thrilled to announce that Joey will be globe-trotting to the other side of the world for a run at the Civic Theatre in Auckland, New Zealand in June 2019. He can’t wait to say ‘Kia ora!’ Tickets for the run (21 June-7 July) are now on sale! 

Joey goes to Woking Party in the Park

Ahead of our run at the New Victoria Theatre in Woking  Joey made an appearance at the annual Woking Party in the Park last weekend. He made a special appearance during a performance of Only Remembered from the Woking Military Wives choir and met lots of visitors throughout the day. The puppeteers also held some […]

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 2018

Auckland Civic Theatre

21 June 2019 - 07 July 2019

Liverpool Liverpool Empire

31 July 2019 - 17 August 2019

Leicester Curve

18 September 2019 - 12 October 2019
Public on sale will open on 28 November.