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Joey meets Tommy statues

For the duration of the War Horse run at The Lowry, the venue will host two Tommy silhouettes in the foyer. The six foot high Tommies are part of a nationwide art installation, There But Not There. The campaign is led by former Chief of the General Staff, Lord Dannatt and supported by Birdsong novelist, […]

Director of War Horse awarded OBE

Marianne Elliott is to receive an OBE for her services to theatre in the 2018 Queen’s Birthday Honours list. In response to the news Elliott said: “When I was a child, growing up in Stockport, I never thought it was even possible for a young woman to become a theatre director, let alone be blessed […]

WAR HORSE RETURNS TO STOKE IN 2019

Author Michael Morpurgo announced at the Stoke-on-Trent Festival in the Factory today (Thursday 7 June) that War Horse, the unforgettable theatrical event based on his beloved novel, will return to the Regent Theatre in Stoke-on-Trent from 27 March – 6 April 2019. War Horse last visited Stoke-on-Trent in 2014 when it was the Regent Theatre’s […]

JOEY WOWS IN SOUTHAMPTON

This week we arrived at the Mayflower Theatre in Southampton, where we will be playing from now until Saturday 9th June.  Joey and Albert headed over to ITV Studios for an interview with Fred and Sangeeta from ITV Meridian News. As well as plugging the current run at the Mayflower Theatre in Southampton, ITV gave […]

WAR HORSE RETURNS TO EDINBURGH

In celebration of opening night of War Horse in Edinburgh at the Festival Theatre last Wednesday, Joey was greeted in at the front of the theatre by 2 police horses, with the moment landing on the cover of the Scotsman and the Edinburgh Evening News, as well as being included on STV that evening. The […]

War Horse best-selling show ever at Royal Concert Hall Nottingham

The recent production of War Horse at the Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham proved to be a record-breaking success, with over 55,000 people seeing the National Theatre’s global stage hit during its three-and-a-half week run at the venue. The Royal Concert Hall’s Director of Sales, Marketing and Development, Jonathan Saville, said: “Without a doubt this […]

Joey and Topthorn impress at the Nottingham Puppet Festival

From Thursday-Sunday last week Nottingham came to life with puppetry of every kind in all corners of the city, with an eclectic mix of performances, talks, workshops, film screenings, a pop-up puppet village and vibrant puppet parade, featuring the talents of local, national and international artists. The Puppet Festival coincided with our run of War […]

WAR HORSE RETURNS TO THE NT

War Horse will return to the National Theatre 11 years after its NT debut for a limited run in November 2018. War Horse at the NT marks the centenary of the Armistice which brought World War I to an end and there will be a special performance on the 11 November to mark the day. The […]

War Horse arrives in Bradford

After a great run at our first ever arena venue at The Brighton Centre, we’re now at our sixth venue, The Alhambra Theatre in Bradford. We’re playing there until 10th March before heading down to Nottingham. We’ve had some brilliant reviews from the run, including the following: ★★★★★ “A galloping success.” Reviews Hub    ★★★★★ “Absolutely […]

War Horse plays its first ever arena

We’re thrilled to now be playing at our first ever arena venue, The Brighton Centre. We opened to a packed house on 25th January and have had some brilliant reviews from the local press, all confirming the success of the arena as a venue. ★★★★★“A wonder of modern theatre.” The Argus ★★★★★ “It is all […]

Birmingham Hippodrome

10 October 2018 - 03 November 2018

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 October 2018

Auckland Civic Theatre

21 June 2019 - 07 July 2019

Liverpool Liverpool Empire

31 July 2019 - 17 August 2019