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I have longed to see this production for years and eventually go around to it after hearing the... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2016
Clever but cheesy!!

This is not a cheery musical. It is a sentimental story and is inevitably somewhat cheesy... read more

Reviewed 29 February 2016
No D
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Reviewed 1 March 2016

I have longed to see this production for years and eventually go around to it after hearing the last show would be on March 12th. I am so pleased to have to seen it this afternoon. What a fabulous spectacle it was. My husband and...More

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Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

This is not a cheery musical. It is a sentimental story and is inevitably somewhat cheesy. Fortunately I like cheese. The puppeteers are undoubtedly the stars of this show and receive the greatest applause. The set is minimal and quite stark which is in keeping...More

3  Thank No D
Reviewed 27 February 2016

Excellent production with very little scenery...it's all about the horses and the characters. It's very clever and enjoyable. I've read the book and seen the film but if you haven't, you may get a little lost in the middle. It's an emotional film do take...More

Thank JMH1905
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

Been wanting to see this show for ages and the wait was well worth it, I loved it. We had great seats in the dress circle with brilliant views of all the action. The show is a real tear jerker despite the fact that you...More

2  Thank Tracianny
Reviewed 23 February 2016

My husband treated me to a visit to see Warhorse before it finished. Thank goodness we did. I have loved and read the book and seen the film so did wonder if a stage show could capture the same magic. Without a doubt! The puppeteers,...More

1  Thank scubagirl51
Reviewed 23 February 2016

With only one free night in London for the theatre we chose this over other West End shows because tickets were available, the reviews were unanimously positive, and it would be ending its run soon. We're glad we made this choice. The story is slightly...More

2  Thank haribon01
Reviewed 23 February 2016

If you love horses in any way, shape or form then I defy you not to love it! Had tears in my eyes a couple of times but managed to avoid full on crying, thankfully. If you get to choose then pick a seat towards...More

1  Thank Mary C
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Watched the movie and didn't really like it. But seeing as the tickets only cost £5 (if you sign up for an entry card with the national theatre and are under 25) We thought we'd give it a go. Turned out to be pleasantly surprised!...More

Thank Kelly J
Reviewed 21 February 2016

A fabulous production, get yourselves along there! I think it closes early March, so not much time left!

Thank SuperDavo2015
Reviewed 19 February 2016

I thoroughly enjoyed the War Horse. Drama, humour... just amazing, great production Very happy ,me and my daughter.

1  Thank peter p
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11 May 2017|
Response from silversh0es |
It is stunning and atmospheric, and may be a bit much for a 7 year old. That would depend on the child. For example, i would takeone of my grandchildren, but not the other. He would be overwhelmed. It is very loud and... More
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Response from CanuckinBlighty | Reviewed this property |
Kinky boots if it is still on! Monty python if you know their work, great stage adaptation of the film. There are literally hundreds of plays to see, if you want great drama, war horse - unbelievable stage production. Enjoy!!