5 March 2015 is the 20th Annual World Book Day! To celebrate we’ve shared the quote from the Author of War Horse, Michael Morpurgo: “For me,the greater part of writing is daydreaming, dreaming the dream of my story until it hatches out-the writing down of it I always find hard.But I love finishing it,then holding […]
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 […]
Watch this important Olivier Awards message from the Joey Puppeteers! Vote for War Horse as your Audience Award choice here.
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 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!
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 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 […]
War Horse London has extended at the New London Theatre and we are now taking bookings up to 11 February 2016. Book here now. Or read more about the new London cast here.
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 […]
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