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Private Peaceful - Michael Morpurgo - Nottingham Playhouse

Private Peaceful at Nottingham Playhouse

Acknowledged by Michael Morpugo as his favourite work, this professional premiere is a new ensemble-version by Simon Reade. It tells the story of a country lad fighting a war he doesn’t understand for people he cannot respect. Read More
War Horse by Michael Morpurgo

On Tour: War Horse at the National Theatre

Following 8 record-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 is now on a UK tour. Read More

Poppy Field – Concert in Ypres

On Sunday 16th December Michael, and his wife Clare, performed the concert of ‘Poppy Field’ in Ypres. The story was adapted by Vicki Berwick with songs by Voices at the Door. Buglers from the Last Post joined the performance in Sint-Jacobskerk, Ypres. Find out more… Read More

War Horse Rehearsals

War Horse the Story in Concert was performed on Sunday afternoon in Edinburgh. Here are some pics from the rehearsal with actor Juliet Stevenson and the Songman from War Horse, Ben Murray. The orchestra was The Scottish National Orchestra and the choir was the Edinburgh University Chamber choir and the… Read More

Michael Morpurgo, A Lifetime In Stories

Michael Morpurgo, A Lifetime In Stories Museum of Childhood, London: 22 July 2017 – 25 February 2018 Museum of Somerset: 17 March – 7 July 2018 The Dick Institute, Kilmarnock: August – Dec 2018 Leeds City Museum: Spring 2019 Burton at Bideford, Devon Summer 2019… Read More