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War Horse

Drury lane | New London Theatre, London WC2B 5PW, England
844 412 4654
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Scotland, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW

Highly recommend if you have the opportunity to see this play. The theatre seating is pefect even when you have a tall peson sitting in front of you. Wonderful!

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essex
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW

absolutley wonderful you totally forgot they were puppets and the number of men as well as women wiping their eyes as we came out

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW

Absolutely amazing show, the puppeteers really bring the horses to life! Wonderful acting, wonderful story, but bring your tissues

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London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW

After a while you become so wrapped up in the play you easily forget these are not real horses! Also treated out daughter-in-laws parents later in the year who equally enjoyed it. Slight draw back in that some seats have restricted view but seating plan clearly shows what you are booking and even some of the rails are no real... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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71 reviews 71 reviews
10 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 NEW

We have so TONS of musicals and shows in London- this is by far our favorite - highly recommend this - you are in for a treat!

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 NEW

Booked this show for my sisters 50th,we were not disappointed. Very moving,made even more so in centenary year of World War One. Puppetry incredible. I have seen a few shows this is one of the best. A must see

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 NEW

The story revolves around a boy's questionable relationship with a horse. The show is a story about hundreds of people obsessed with this same horse and how it finds its way back to its rightful owner. All set in WW2. The only great thing about this are the skilled puppeteers who controlled the animal puppets. They use the mechanics and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 NEW

A stunning piece of theatre. Gift from a friend, but I would happily have paid to see it - and highly recommend you go!

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England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 NEW

Our son had arranged this as a treat for us. We were made to feel like VIPs when we arrived and got taken to our great seats. It got even better from then on as the show took us on a fantastic emotional rollercoaster ride. Thank you!

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North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 NEW

Incredible production. The puppetry is outstanding. Warning you may cry ... often. Good theater, you would have to try hard to find a bad seat

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