The National Theatre production of War Horse is set to return to London later this year, as the first production opening a brand new theatre in Wembley Park.Based on the novel by Michael Morpurgo, the story is set in Devon where a young Albert is forced to see his beloved horse leave the family farm as he is sold to the Cavalry and shipped to France at the outbreak of the First World War.Directed by Marianne Elliott, the play premiered at National Theatre in 2007 where it ran for two years...
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The National Theatre's smash-hit production of War Horse is set to be revived in London, playing at the brand new Troubadour Theatre in Wembley Park from 18th October to 23rd November 2019. Tickets go on sale on Friday 15th February.
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. But Albert cannot forget Joey and, still not old enough to enlist, he embarks on a treacherous mission to find him and bring him home.
War Horse ran at the New London Theatre in the West End from 23rd March 2009 to 12th March 2016, and was revived in the Lyttelton at the National Theatre in late 2018.
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Director: Marianne Elliott and Tom Morris