National Theatre Live, the best of British theatre broadcast to cinemas around the world, presents the screening of the critically acclaimed and international smash-hit play War Horse, based on the beloved novel by Michael Morpurgo, adapted by Nick Stafford in association with the award-winning Handspring Puppet Company.
At the outbreak of World War One, Albert’s beloved horse, Joey, is sold to the Cavalry and shipped to France. Though still not old enough to enlist he embarks on a treacherous mission to find him and bring him home.
Now seen by more than 8 million people around the world, this powerfully moving and imaginative drama is a show of phenomenal inventiveness. At its heart are astonishing life-size puppets by South Africa’s Handspring Puppet Company, who bring breathing, galloping, charging horses to thrilling life on stage. Tickets are $10 and are valid for a specific viewing time from March 31 to April 6. For more information, please call our office at 802-867-0111 or visit www.greenmtnacademy.org.