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War Horse

BGE Theatre, Wednesday 10th April - Saturday 27th April 2019

Following 8 record-breaking years in London's West End, and having played in 11 countries around the world to over 7 million people, the National Theatre's acclaimed play War Horse returns to Bord Gáis Energy Theatre.

At the outbreak of World War One, Joey, young Albert's beloved horse, is sold to the Cavalry and shipped to France. He's soon caught up in enemy fire and fate takes him on an extraordinary journey, serving on both sides before finding himself alone in no man's land. Albert, who remained on his parents' Devon farm, cannot forget Joey. Though still not old enough to enlist he embarks on a treacherous mission to find him and bring him home.

This powerfully moving and imaginative drama, filled with stirring music and songs, is a show of phenomenal inventiveness. At its heart are astonishing life-sized horses by South Africa's Handspring Puppet Company, who bring breathing, galloping, charging horses to thrilling life on stage. An unforgettable theatrical event which takes audiences on an extraordinary journey, from the fields of rural Devon to the trenches of First World War France.


Date:
Wednesday 10th April - Saturday 27th April 2019
Time:
2.30pm | 7.30pm
Price:
€21+
Address:
Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Docklands, Dublin, Ireland

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