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War Horse

Drury lane | New London Theatre, London WC2B 5PW, England
844 412 4654
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Ashford, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW

Really enjoyed this show, only spoilt by the fact that I had seen the horses on tv shows etc. in the past so it wasn`t such a surprise. I`m guessing if you were seeing them for the first time you would be amazed by how realistic they are. Also, having seen Kate Bush the previous evening, Anything would be a... More

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Portsmouth
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW

This was an incredible night out, you really must see this on stage, so clever. Brought tears to my eyes. Lovely staff, very helpful

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW

Great show, lots of action if you sit in the right seats,some actors run past you!!!! Would recommend to all.The horses are so realistic and even though at the start , you see them being worked with people inside them operating them, you quickly lose that as you get absorbed in the story

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Troy, Missouri
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW

I had seen the movie before and liked the play. I loved the puppeteers who capture the emotion and movements of the horses so well. The horses are the highlight. The play captures the emotions of joy and sadness so well. The production does a good job of creating a vast subject of war to the stage. The stair wells... More

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW

We went to the box office at the theatre on the morning of the show as some last minute tickets released at 10am.Very helpful staff.excellent show.

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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW

Great, been meaning to go for ages, wasn't disappointed. Well worth the ticket price. Excellent night out

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London
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW

It was a very good production but I wasn't taken by the story so didn't feel engaged with it. However, the puppetry was fantastic.

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Cardiff
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW

Whether you've seen the film or not - you should see the stage play. Done so excellently that you forget about the humans working the horse - its mesmerising!

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW

Even though the subject matter is hard, the energy and movement of the puppeteers produce some amazing realistic movement of horses and the whole show can be enjoyed by everyone and produces moving entertainment.

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Otley
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 NEW

Superb acting, puppetry and sound. Well cast and scripted and excellent effects and delivery. It will birng tears to your eyes...

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