Michael Morpurgo News

Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts Presents the Los Angeles Premiere of 946: THE AMAZING STORY OF ADOLPHUS TIPSWallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts Presents the Los Angeles Premiere of 946: THE AMAZING STORY OF ADOLPHUS TIPS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

The brilliant theatricality of Kneehigh, the innovative United Kingdom-based theater company, will be on display at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts once again when 946: The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips has its Los Angeles premiere.  Based on the beloved book by War Horse author Michael Morpurgo, 946 explores everything we thought we knew about the D-Day landings in this tender musical tale of love and war. Adapted by Morpurgo and Emma Rice, who also directs, 946 is a Kneehigh production presented in association with Birmingham Repertory and Berkeley Repertory Theatres. Performances begin February 9 with the opening on February 10. (more...)

Matthew Kelly and Felicity Montague to Lead PRIDE AND PREJUDICE at The Marlowe TheatreMatthew Kelly and Felicity Montague to Lead PRIDE AND PREJUDICE at The Marlowe Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

Matthew Kelly and Felicity Montague star in Pride And Prejudice at The Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury, later this month. (more...)

RUNNING WILD Comes To Edinburgh's King's TheatreRUNNING WILD Comes To Edinburgh's King's Theatre
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jan 6, 2017

Children's Touring Partnership is delighted to present the only Scottish dates on the first UK Tour of Running Wild by Michael Morpurgo. (more...)

Elephant Spotted RUNNING WILD in Coventry City CentreElephant Spotted RUNNING WILD in Coventry City Centre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

Shoppers in Coventry city centre may have spotted an elephant wondering the streets yesterday in promotion of Running Wild, a new stage production coming to the Belgrade Theatre this February half-term! Take a look at photos below! (more...)

Cast Announced for UK Tour of RUNNING WILDCast Announced for UK Tour of RUNNING WILD
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

Children's Touring Partnership is delighted to announce the full cast for the first UK Tour of Running Wild by Michael Morpurgo in an adaptation by Samuel Adamson, beginning at Chichester Festival Theatre on 10 February 2017.  (more...)

Busy New Season Launched At Greenwich TheatreBusy New Season Launched At Greenwich Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2016

Any thoughts about Greenwich Theatre taking a break after the extended run of its record-breaking pantomime were dismissed by artistic and executive director James Haddrell as he launched a jam-packed new season at the theatre. (more...)

MAC Offers Gift Certificates for Last-Minute Holiday ShoppersMAC Offers Gift Certificates for Last-Minute Holiday Shoppers
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2016

McAninch Arts Center (MAC) is happy to once again, to have the answer for everyone seeking that perfect gift for that hard-to-buy-for giftee. (more...)

Ovalhouse's Autumn/Winter Season Closes with Michael Morpurgo's WHY THE WHALES CAMEOvalhouse's Autumn/Winter Season Closes with Michael Morpurgo's WHY THE WHALES CAME
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2016

Ovalhouse will conclude their powerful winter season with Why The Whales Came - an enchanting tale by one of the UK's best-loved storytellers, Michael Morpurgo. Fresh from a highly successful autumn tour, this magical family show is full of fun, mystery and adventure. (more...)

Belgrade Theatre's Spring 2017 Lineup Full of Music, Drama and FunBelgrade Theatre's Spring 2017 Lineup Full of Music, Drama and Fun
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2016

The Belgrade Theatre has revealed its new season of shows coming to Coventry in spring 2017. (more...)

Players Presents a MET Premiere and an Encore of WAR HORSE this WeekendPlayers Presents a MET Premiere and an Encore of WAR HORSE this Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2016

In additional to launching their Inaugural Winter Season of Plays this week the Peterborough Players continues their Arts on Screen Season this weekend with two performances. (more...)

National Theatre's NO MAN'S LAND and WAR HORSE to Screen in HD at Ridgefield PlayhouseNational Theatre's NO MAN'S LAND and WAR HORSE to Screen in HD at Ridgefield Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

Following their hit run on Broadway, Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart return to the West End stage in Harold Pinter's No Man's Land.  The Ridgefield Playhouse and Craig's Fine Jewelry Live in HD Series presents a Live HD Screening on Thursday, December 15 at 2pm. (more...)

A Host Of Vibrant UK Premieres In New Performance & Dance Programme For 2017 at Southbank CentreA Host Of Vibrant UK Premieres In New Performance & Dance Programme For 2017 at Southbank Centre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

Southbank Centre presents a host of exclusive UK premieres from across the world exploring diversity, identity, migration, evolution and sacrifice, for its Spring & Summer 2017 programme for performance, dance and theatre. (more...)

Launch Season Announced for Broadway Theatre LetchworthLaunch Season Announced for Broadway Theatre Letchworth
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2016

Olivier award-winning producer Sue Scott Davison, Creative Programmer of the Broadway Theatre - a new mid-scale theatre in Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire, only half an hour from London - today announces the venue's inaugural season which will run from February to May 2017. (more...)

Imagine Children's Festival 2017 Embraces Nordic CultureImagine Children's Festival 2017 Embraces Nordic Culture
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2016

Southbank Centre's Imagine Children's Festival returns from 9 - 19 February 2017, taking over the Royal Festival Hall during half term with a packed programme of events including dance, music, theatre and installations, alongside readings and workshops with some of the top children's authors from the UK and Nordic region. (more...)

National Theatre's NO MAN'S LAND and WAR HORSE to Screen at Ridgefield PlayhouseNational Theatre's NO MAN'S LAND and WAR HORSE to Screen at Ridgefield Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2016

Following their hit run on Broadway, Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart return to the West End stage in Harold Pinter's No Man's Land. The Ridgefield Playhouse and Craig's Fine Jewelry Live in HD Series presents a Live HD Screening on Thursday, December 15 at 2pm. It will be broadcast live from Wyndham's Theatre, London.  (more...)


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Daniel Kitson's MOUSE Makes American Premiere Tonight at St. Ann's WarehouseDaniel Kitson's MOUSE Makes American Premiere Tonight at St. Ann's Warehouse
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2016

St. Ann's Warehouse will welcome back the beloved British monologuist and comedian Daniel Kitson for the American Premiere of his newest show, Mouse: The Persistence of an Unlikely Thought, tonight, November 9, through November 27. (more...)

Emma Rice and Michael Morpurgo's '946' to Make American Premiere at Berkeley RepEmma Rice and Michael Morpurgo's '946' to Make American Premiere at Berkeley Rep
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2016

Berkeley Rep today announced the American premiere of 946: The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips adapted by Michael Morpurgo (War Horse) and Emma Rice, with Rice also directing. (more...)

Brand New Season at Wolverhampton Grand TheatreBrand New Season at Wolverhampton Grand Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2016

Today Wolverhampton Grand Theatre announced a brand new season, including the touring production of sell-out West End musical FUNNY GIRL. (more...)

Daniel Kitson's MOUSE to Make American Premiere at St. Ann's WarehouseDaniel Kitson's MOUSE to Make American Premiere at St. Ann's Warehouse
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2016

St. Ann's Warehouse will welcome back the beloved British monologuist and comedian Daniel Kitson for the American Premiere of his newest show, Mouse: The Persistence of an Unlikely Thought, November 9 - 27. (more...)

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