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War Horse

Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Segerstrom Hall (Costa Mesa, CA)

Reviews & Ratings

156 ratings
4.4 average rating
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11 reviews
0 stars
attended Jan 30 2013

I can see why it won 5 Tony awards! This is art!! I can't imagine how many rehearsals were involved to make the horses appear real!! Truly amazing!!

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10 reviews
2 stars
attended Jan 25 2013

A moving and beautiful night at the theatre. We loved it.

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10 reviews
6 stars
attended Jan 29 2013

A tear jerker and a masterpiece of stagecraft.

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10 reviews
9 stars
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8 reviews
4 stars
attended Jan 22 2013

Amazing show! Never seen anything like it!

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7 reviews
19 stars
attended Jan 31 2013

Absolutely incredible horse puppetry; amazingly real. Creative sets as well. We didn't know about seeing the horses on the orchestra level lobby before the show or... continued

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7 reviews
0 stars
attended Jan 22 2013

Really worth seeing. So well done.

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7 reviews
0 stars
attended Jan 23 2013

Spellbinding. Wonderful stagecrafting, lighting and visual effects,
and of course fantastic puppetry.
The horses come alive, with their personality and energy... continued

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Goldstar Member
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7 reviews
6 stars
attended Jan 23 2013

The puppets and puppeteers were amazing; the staging was really well done. The sound was awful. There were beautiful, lyrical solos at dramatic point, but we couldn't... continued

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7 reviews
3 stars
attended Jan 29 2013

This is an amazing production! The horses' performances alone were awesome. Yes, I was in awe of the intricacies of their movements. The Irish narrator-soloist and stage... continued

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T S Foley
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6 reviews
3 stars
attended Jan 29 2013

Good visuals, boring story line.

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6 reviews
0 stars
attended Jan 29 2013

great acting and fabulous pupetry- but most of dialogue was lost -between accents of the actors and inability to hear.

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5 reviews
9 stars
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5 reviews
4 stars
attended Jan 22 2013

An evening of excellent theater, sentimental story, great production with wonderful staging and illusion, particularly in the war scenes and use of puppetry.

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5 reviews
0 stars
attended Jan 30 2013

My 10 year daughter got to go in my place and she said it was wonderful.

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AJ
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5 reviews
1 stars
attended Jan 29 2013

Staging and props are exceptional and magical!

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5 reviews
1 stars
attended Jan 29 2013

Too Long and somewhat boring. The 1st half almost put me to sleep. The English accents made it very difficult to follow and they cast seemed to be talking slowly to try... continued

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4 reviews
2 stars
wandah
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4 reviews
1 stars
attended Jan 30 2013

Great play. The horses were so life like - you could see them breathe. The puppetry was amazing.

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4 reviews
0 stars
attended Jan 25 2013

Hard to comprehend this won the Tony Award for Best Play in 2011 (must have been a weak nominee field that year). The story covers mostly the 4 year period encompassing... continued

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