Programme, National Theatre’s ‘War Horse’, Birmingham Hippodrome

  • Date: 16 October - 09 November 2013
  • Ref: BHIPP: 2016.533

A black and yellow cover for National Theatre’s ‘War Horse’ featuring a close-up photograph of a horse’s face with soldiers reflected in its eye and an illustration of a man on a puppet horse in the foreground running away from an explosion. The production is based on a novel by Michael Morpurgo, adapted by Nick Stafford and presented in association with Handspring Puppet Company. The back cover has an advert for forthcoming productions by the National Theatre. Performers include James Alper as Captain Stewart / Ludwig, Lee Armstrong as Albert Narracott and Peter Ash as Billy Narracott / Unteroffizier Klebb. ‘STAGEDOOR’ is handwritten on the front cover in black pen. The programme contains articles about the story of War Horse, a synopsis of scenes, biographies of the cast and crew and photographs of the production and rehearsals.

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  • Category: Public Relations
  • Copyright: Copyright Birmingham Hippodrome and National Theatre