At the outbreak of World War One, Joey, young Albert’s beloved horse, is sold to the cavalry and shipped to France. He’s soon caught up in enemy fire, and fate takes him on an extraordinary odyssey, serving on both sides before finding himself alone in no man’s land.Albert cannot forget Joey and, still not old enough to enlist, he embarks on a treacherous mission to find him and bring him home.
The National’s epic is based on War Horse, the celebrated novel by the Children’s Laureate (2003-05) Michael Morpurgo . Actors working with magnificent, life-sized puppets by the internationally renowned Handspring Puppet Company lead us on a gripping journey through history.
No Booking Fee Offer
Valid Monday – Thursday Evening performances between 2nd March to 21st May 15.
Book by 29th March 2015
Excludes 6th – 19th April 2015
Winner of five Tony Awards 2011 for:
– Best Play
– Best Direction of a Play
– Best Scenic Design of a Play
– Best Lighting Design of a Play
– Best Sound Design of a Play
New London Theatre
Running Time: 2 hours 40 minutes
Age Restrictions: Suitable for ages 10 and over. Parental guidance advised
Show Opened: 28th March 2009
Booking Until: 13th February 2016
Latecomers will not be admitted until 20 minutes into the first act.
Friday 26th February 2015