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Michael Morpurgo Confirmed as Family Arts Festival Patron

The Family Arts Festival is a national festival of family arts events presented by a range of organisations across the UK. It takes place during October and encompasses the autumn half-term holiday. Michael, who acted as patron last year, has confirmed he will be patron again for 2015, watch the a Q&A, produced for last […]

War Horse in Guardian eyewitness

Can you name all 16 West End shows? Joey enjoyed mingling with other West End stars at the launch of the This Morning Audience Award! Voting is now open for the 2015 Olivier Awards and this time the audience get their say… Do you love War Horse? Vote for us here.

Vote for Olivier Audience Award 2015

Vote War Horse for the This Morning Audience Award at the 2015 Olivier Awards. Announced on This Morning by Imelda Staunton, voting is now open until 5 March when four shortlisted shows will be announced. Vote here for War Horse!

Bristol celebrates with War Horse Cake

To celebrate our final performances in Bristol and the end of the UK and Ireland Tour. The War Horse team were surprised with a specially designed cake by Christine Griffiths of Iced Magic Cakes. See all the photos here.

War Horse is Bristol’s most successful play

War Horse has become the most successful play in Bristol’s history. Bristol Old Vic director Tom Morris, who originally directed the play in London, said: “I am thrilled that Bristol audiences have taken War Horse so powerfully to their hearts. Mr Morpurgo said: “I am not at all surprised that War Horse has broken all […]

3 Fleur Du Cap Award nominations for War Horse

The 50th annual South African Fleur du Cap Theatre Awards​ nominations have been announced and War Horse has been nominated 3 times. Best Lighting (Paule Constable) Best Costume Design (Rae Smith) And Best Puppetry Design (Handspring Puppet Company) The War Horse production which ran from October 2014 to January 2015 was a sell-out hit in […]

New War Horse London cast start rehearsals

Michael Mopurgo visited the new London company on their first day of rehearsals. Michael spoke with the cast about his inspiration for the book and what drove him to tell the story through a horse’s eyes. The cast will perform for the first time on March 16. See the photos here

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

Birmingham Hippodrome

10 October 2018 - 03 November 2018

Glasgow SECC

15 January 2019 - 02 February 2019

Sunderland Empire Theatre

06 February 2019 - 23 February 2019

Canterbury Marlowe Theatre

27 February 2019 - 16 March 2019
Tickets now on sale for Marlowe Friends. Public on sale will open soon.

The Family Arts Festival is a national festival of family arts events presented by a range of organisations across the UK. It takes place during October and encompasses the autumn half-term holiday.

Michael, who acted as patron last year, has confirmed he will be patron again for 2015, watch the a Q&A, produced for last year’s festival here.