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War Horse - National Tour

The 2011 Tony Award-winner for Best Play based on the novel by Michael Morpurgo.

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Three Actors, One Horse: Find Out How Performers Bring Puppets to Life in War Horse

Three Actors, One Horse: Find Out How Performers Bring Puppets to Life in War Horse

War Horse is charging into the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center through June 30. In an interview with the Post-Crescent, performers from the Tony Award-winning play discuss how they use inventive puppetry to tell the story of friendship between a boy named Albert and his horse Joey in World War I-era Europe.

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National Tour of War Horse Gallops into Appleton

National Tour of War Horse Gallops into Appleton

The national tour of War Horse begins performances in Appleton on June 25. The Tony-winning play will show at the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center through June 30.

War Horse is the story of young Albert’s beloved horse, Joey, who has been enlisted to fight for the English in World War I. Despite not being of age to enlist ...

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War Horse Author Michael Morpurgo on How His Novel Became ‘Cutting-Edge Theater’

War Horse Author Michael Morpurgo on How His Novel Became ‘Cutting-Edge Theater’

Before War Horse trots into the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center on June 25, find out where the touching story of friendship all began. Michael Morpurgo wrote the children’s novel about the bond between a boy and his horse in war-torn Europe that inspired the National Theatre and the Handspring Puppet Company’s acclaimed production. A Tony Award for ...

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Local Eats Vs. Chain Restaurants: War Horse's Michael Wyatt Cox Gives Advice For Life on Tour

Local Eats Vs. Chain Restaurants: War Horse's Michael Wyatt Cox Gives Advice For Life on Tour

In the national tour of the Tony-winning War Horse, Michael Wyatt Cox plays Billy Narracott, the pugnacious cousin of the show's star, Albert, who is searching for his horse amidst the war-torn landscape of World War I Europe. Read on to discover the actor’s best tips for mastering life on the road, which include relying on castmates’ sightseeing ...

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My Space: Vintage Photos & Campfire Incense Help War Horse Tour Star Alex Morf Make a Cozy Backstage Home

My Space: Vintage Photos & Campfire Incense Help War Horse Tour Star Alex Morf Make a Cozy Backstage Home

As Albert Narracott in the national tour of War Horse, Alex Morf traverses war-torn Europe searching for his loyal horse, Joey. When he’s not crouched in World War I trenches on stage, Morf seeks the coziest of getaways backstage, filled with campfire scents and welcoming music. Below, the actor shares his dressing room must haves.

“I burn my balsam ...

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Watch the National Tour of the Tony-Winning Play War Horse Gallop to Life in Rehearsal

Watch the National Tour of the Tony-Winning Play War Horse Gallop to Life in Rehearsal

War Horse is galloping across the U.S. in its first national tour. Broadway.com headed into rehearsals to talk to the cast and creative team about bringing this inspiring tale to life. Click the video below to see Handspring Puppet Company creators Basil Jones and Adrian Kohler talk about designing the award-winning horse puppets and cast members discuss bringing ...

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War Horse Author Michael Morpurgo Chart’s His Children's Novel’s Journey to International Stage Sensation

War Horse Author Michael Morpurgo Chart’s His Children's Novel’s Journey to International Stage Sensation

About the author:
Sure, Harry Potter and the Twilight vampires became blockbuster movies, but the idea of bringing a children’s book about World War I cavalry horses to life in a theater sounds impossible. The creative minds at London’s National Theatre thought otherwise, and War Horse burst onto the stage to universal acclaim, thanks to the directing team ...

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Watch Creators and Audience Members Describe the Magic of War Horse

Watch Creators and Audience Members Describe the Magic of War Horse

The national tour of War Horse is galloping toward Appleton. Before the Tony-winning play opens at the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center on June 25 and runs through June 30, Broadway.com is bringing you a sneak peek at the epic show. Click below to see scenes from the show, which tells the story of young Albert who enlists in ...

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Tony-Winning Designers Basil Jones and Adrian Kohler Discuss the ‘Visual Poetry’ of War Horse

Tony-Winning Designers Basil Jones and Adrian Kohler Discuss the ‘Visual Poetry’ of War Horse

Puppeteers help bring the story of a boy and his loyal horse to life in the national tour of War Horse. Adrian Kohler and Basil Jones, whose Handspring Puppet Company created the life-like creatures, told the San Francisco Chronicle that their puppets form a “visual poetry” on stage. Find out more about the award-winning puppets of War Horse, which plays ...

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Tickets Now on Sale for National Tour of Tony-Winning Play War Horse in Appleton

Tickets Now on Sale for National Tour of Tony-Winning Play War Horse in Appleton

The sound of galloping hooves is getting closer since tickets for the national tour of War Horse are now on sale in Appleton. The Tony-winning play will begin performances at the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center on February 26 and close on March 3.

War Horse is the story of young Albert’s beloved horse, Joey, who has been enlisted ...

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