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World Book Day

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 […]

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 […]