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Acoustics r not great, heard music but missed words. Venue is lovely
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"War Horse"
31 ratings
4.1 average rating
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ROBERT B Red Velvet
75 events
33 reviews
19 stars
attended May 15 2013

It just wasn't my type of show. However, I was somewhat interested in seeing it and for a discount ticket price I took the chance that I might like it... I'm thankful for Goldstar otherwise I would not have gone and paid the full price...

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13 reviews
13 stars
attended May 16 2013

This was the most amazing play that i have ever seen. the staging, the music, the visuals were all spectacular. you must see it!

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10 reviews
25 stars
attended May 16 2013

Loved the set/puppetry and story although I had a great deal of difficulty understanding dialog as it was VERY BRITISH and sometimes indisinguishable. The story line was easy to follow just by the incredible filmed portions on the stage screen as...continued

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Description

War Horse centers on the relationship between Albert, a teenager growing up on a farm in Devon, England, just before World War I, and his beloved half-thoroughbred horse, Joey. Albert’s family is poor, and his father raises cash by selling Joey to the cavalry as the war begins in 1914. Too young to enlist, Albert craves news of his horse, which was shipped to the battlefield in France. Three years later, Albert runs away to join the army, determined to find Joey and bring him home. Meanwhile, this smart and brave horse is pulled into service on both sides of the conflict before being left on his own in no-man’s-land, surrounded by trenches and barbed wire. It’s a universal story about hope in the face of adversity, and the production is an anthem for peace.

Running Time: 2 hours, 40 minutes (with a 15-minute intermission)

Parental Guidance: War Horse has very broad appeal to theatergoers of any age. The production contains themes of military action and is therefore recommended for ages 10 and older.