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New Venues Announced for WAR HORSE 10th Anniversary UK Tour

The National Theatre production of WAR HORSE 10th Anniversary UK Tour until March 2019 War Horse, the unforgettable theatrical event based on Michael Morpurgo’s beloved novel is now on a 10th Anniversary UK tour until March 2019. War Horse, which has been seen by over seven million people worldwide, completed its record-breaking eight year London […]


On the 9th October War Horse celebrated its 10th anniversary! The National Theatre marked this milestone by lighting up the iconic fly tower with the 10th anniversary logo.  #WarHorse10    

War Horse Tour wows in Canterbury

The War Horse 2017-2018 UK Tour opened in Canterbury at the Marlowe Theatre on 15th September. After two weeks of previews, it was great to see such positive critic and audience reactions following our brilliant press night last week. Congratulations to all those involved and here’s to a great tour ahead! “Well done the National […]

The Return of the Unknown

Yesterday Joey made an appearance at the Port of Dover’s Marine Station for the launch of the fundraising campaign of the Marlowe Theatre community production in 2018, The Return of the Unknown. He was met by a choir of children singing ‘Only Remembered’ with our Songman, at the place where soldiers would have been welcomed […]


CAST INCLUDES THOMAS DENNIS AS ALBERT AND THE RETURN OF CELEBRATED SONG MAN, BOB FOX The National Theatre today (17 May 2017 ) announced the 34 strong cast for its acclaimed production of War Horse which begins a major tour of the UK on 15 September 2017 (press night: 3 October 2017) at the Marlowe […]

War Horse screenings on The Deck at the NT

Next week The Deck, a stunning rooftop space situated on the roof of the National Theatre, is transforming into a 50-seat pop-up cinema, showcasing the NT Live broadcast of one of the National Theatre’s most celebrated shows, War Horse. Monday 15 – Thursday 18 August 2016 Matinee showing 2pmEvening showing 7pm Friday 19 August 2016Matinee showing 2pm For […]

UK tour of War Horse

 Begins 15 September 2017 and tours to Canterbury, Bristol, Liverpool, Oxford, Brighton, Bradford & Nottingham The National Theatre’s acclaimed production of War Horse, begins a major tour of the UK on 15 September 2017 at the Marlowe Theatre in Canterbury, where it will run until 14 October 2017. War Horse will then tour to the […]

Michael Morpurgo Q&A

Last week, our social media fans submitted their questions for War Horse author Michael Morpurgo, read on to discover his writing inspirations and thoughts on the play.   Q. Who was your favourite author when growing up?– Asked by Jane Baker A. Robert Louis Stephens and my favourite book was Treasure Island – what annoys me […]

War Horse Bake Off

As part of Saturday’s first West End Bake Off, the War Horse cast and crew created an abundance of War Horse themed baked treats. See all the photos here.

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

Birmingham Hippodrome

10 October 2018 - 03 November 2018

London Lyttleton 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