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Nick Stafford  in the Press Room at The 65th Annual Tony Awards in New York City.  Photo

Nick Stafford in the Press Room at The 65th Annual Tony Awards in New York City.

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06/13/2011
 
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Nick Stafford Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Play Gold Star
Nick Stafford, War Horse
 
Tony Awards - 2011 - Best Play Gold Star
Nick Stafford, War Horse

Nick Stafford News

BWW Feature: National Theatre Live at Roxy's Downtown Photo BWW Feature: National Theatre Live at Roxy's Downtown
by Paula Makar - Jun 18, 2021

It all started when Roxy’s Downtown was looking for ways to bring live theatre to our audiences during a global pandemic. We reached out to several different organizations, both nationally and internationally and an alliance was born. We are so happy to be bringing the following performances to you on our state-of-the-art projection system inside Roxy’s Downtown. With state-of-the-art filming techniques, tailored to every play, we bring you each performance as it happens, in all its glory. From close-ups that capture every flicker of emotion, to sweeping wide shots of the stage. There will be thousands of other people all around the world watching along with you. Sharing every gasp, every laugh, every dramatic moment. This is theatre for everyone. Call (316) 265-4400 to purchase tickets, or click here to purchase online.

KINKY BOOTS, WAR HORSE, 42ND STREET, and More to Stream as Part of Virtual Event Cine Photo KINKY BOOTS, WAR HORSE, 42ND STREET, and More to Stream as Part of Virtual Event Cinema
by Stephi Wild - Mar 11, 2021

Cinemas across the country will offer virtual events where musicals, exhibitions, and more will be streamed beginning March 17. BY Experience has announced the Virtual Event Cinema initiative, which includes musicals such as Kinky Boots, War Horse, and 42nd Street.

Award-Winning Theater Returns to the Big Screen at The Ridgefield Playhouse This Wint Photo Award-Winning Theater Returns to the Big Screen at The Ridgefield Playhouse This Winter!
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 7, 2021

The Ridgefield Playhouse is back, bringing award-winning theater to the big screen. London's National Theatre in HD will return with three encore in HD screenings as part of the Teed & Brown Broadway & Cabaret Series. 

Verve Signs John Doyle, Nick Stafford, and More Photo Verve Signs John Doyle, Nick Stafford, and More
by Stephi Wild - Dec 3, 2020

Verve has expanded its presence in the theater space by signing a dozen new writers and directors to its theater team.

National Theatre's WAR HORSE Returns to Cinemas Next Month Photo National Theatre's WAR HORSE Returns to Cinemas Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Oct 13, 2020

The National Theatre's production of War Horse is headed back to cinemas! The run kicks off on Wednesday, November 11, in honor of Remembrance Day.

One Week Left to Vote in the Theatre Fans' Choice Awards - View Live Standings and Vo Photo One Week Left to Vote in the Theatre Fans' Choice Awards - View Live Standings and Vote Today!
by BWW Staff - Aug 24, 2020

Voting is now open for the 18th Annual Theater Fans' Choice Awards! The Theatre Fans' Choice Awards are the biggest New York Theatre Awards, where YOU, the fans, get to have your say.

Voting Open For The 18th Annual Theatre Fans' Choice Awards: Two Weeks Left to Vote! Photo Voting Open For The 18th Annual Theatre Fans' Choice Awards: Two Weeks Left to Vote!
by BWW Staff - Aug 17, 2020

Voting is now open for the 18th Annual Theater Fans' Choice Awards! The Theatre Fans' Choice Awards are the biggest New York Theatre Awards, where YOU, the fans, get to have your say.

Voting Open For The 18th Annual Theatre Fans' Choice Awards: Lea Salonga Leads Best B Photo Voting Open For The 18th Annual Theatre Fans' Choice Awards: Lea Salonga Leads Best Broadway Legend Category!
by BWW Staff - Aug 4, 2020

Voting is now open for the 18th Annual Theater Fans' Choice Awards! The Theatre Fans' Choice Awards are the biggest New York Theatre Awards, where YOU, the fans, get to have your say.

National Theatre Announces December 2019 ‚Ä" June 2020 Lineup; ROMEO & JULIET, SEA SI Photo National Theatre Announces December 2019 ‚Ä" June 2020 Lineup; ROMEO & JULIET, SEA SICK, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 15, 2019

The National Theatre has announced its upcoming lineup for December 2019 - June 2020.

National Theatre's WAR HORSE Makes Its Singapore Premiere Photo National Theatre's WAR HORSE Makes Its Singapore Premiere
by Stephi Wild - Sep 24, 2019

Singapore Repertory Theatre (SRT) and Esplanade a?" Theatres on the Bay have announced the joint presentation of the National Theatre's Tony Award-winning production of War Horse, which will take place from 24 April to 3 May 2020 at the Esplanade Theatre. Adapted by Nick Stafford from Michael Morpurgo's beloved novel, and directed by Marianne Elliot and Tom Morris, War Horse's Singapore premiere is part of its UK and International Tour 2019-20.

Nick Stafford Videos

BWW TV: Promo Video of US Tour of WAR HORSE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 11, 2013

Producers Bob Boyett and The National Theatre of Great Britain present the Denver engagement of the 2011 Tony Award-winning Best Play, War Horse. The company, comprised of more than 30 performers, includes Andrew Veenstra as Albert Narracott, Brian Keane as Arthur Narracott, Michael Wyatt Cox as Billy Narracott, Todd Cerveris as Ted Narracott, Colorado native Angela Reed as Rose Narracott, Jason Loughlin as Lieutenant James Nicholls, Jason Alan Carvell as Private Schnabel and Colorado native Mat Hostetler as Veterinary Officer Martin. War Horse plays the Buell Theatre tonight, January 8-20. Tickets are on sale now at denvercenter.org or by calling 303.893.4100. BroadwayWorld has a promo video below.

BWW TV: First Look at Andrew Veenstra, Albert Narracott and More in Highlights of WAR HORSE US Tour
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 8, 2013

Producers Bob Boyett and The National Theatre of Great Britain present the Denver engagement of the 2011 Tony Award-winning Best Play, War Horse. The company, comprised of more than 30 performers, includes Andrew Veenstra as Albert Narracott, Brian Keane as Arthur Narracott, Michael Wyatt Cox as Billy Narracott, Todd Cerveris as Ted Narracott, Colorado native Angela Reed as Rose Narracott, Jason Loughlin as Lieutenant James Nicholls, Jason Alan Carvell as Private Schnabel and Colorado native Mat Hostetler as Veterinary Officer Martin. War Horse plays the Buell Theatre tonight, January 8-20. Tickets are on sale now at denvercenter.org or by calling 303.893.4100. BroadwayWorld has a first look at highlights from the show below!

STAGE TUBE: WAR HORSE's 'Joey' Visits Civic Center of Greater Des Moines
by Stage Tube - Aug 7, 2012

On Saturday, August 4, 2012, Civic Center Members in Des Moines were treated to an exclusive visit from 'Joey,' the star of WAR HORSE. More than 125 were in line at 6 a.m. to take advantage of early purchasing and watched 'Joey' make several appearances to cheering crowds. Watch the videos below!

STAGE TUBE: Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Holland Taylor and More at WAR HORSE's LA Opening
by Stage Tube - Jul 5, 2012

The West Coast premiere of The National Theatre production of War Horse opened on June 29 at the Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre. Previews began June 14, and performances for the powerful drama will continue through July 29, 2012 before embarking on a national tour that will hit 30 U.S. cities during the 2012-2013 season. Go inside opening night on the star-studded red carpet in the video below!

BWW Reviews: WARHORSE- Beauty In Battle
by Timothy Kuryak - Jul 2, 2012

"War Horse," like any fine stallion, has a award winning pedigree, and has won the trifecta in terms of the mediums in which it's tale has been told. It began as a novel 28 years ago, was staged as a play at the National Theatre in London 5 years ago, and last year received a motion picture adaptation courtesy of Steven Spielberg. On Friday, it finally made its Los Angeles theatre debut, with the premiere of the National Tour at LA's Center Theatre Group's Ahmanson Theatre.

STAGE TUBE: Behind-the-Scenes of WAR HORSE Tour in LA; Opens Tonight, 6/29!
by Stage Tube - Jun 29, 2012

The West Coast premiere of The National Theatre production of War Horse opens tonight, June 29 at the Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre. Previews began June 14, and performances for the powerful drama will continue through July 29, 2012 before embarking on a national tour that will hit 30 U.S. cities during the 2012-2013 season. The winner of five 2011 Tony¬ģ Awards, War Horse has been seen by over 2 million people worldwide and is currently playing at New York's Lincoln Center Theater, in London's West End, and at Toronto's Princess of Wales Theatre. Future productions of War Horse are planned for Australia, Berlin and South Africa, as well as a UK Tour. Want to go behind the scenes of the stunning production? Click below!

STAGE TUBE: Inside WAR HORSE's Handspring Puppet Company
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 19, 2011

WAR HORSE is based on the novel by Michael Morpurgo, adapted by Nick Stafford, with Handspring Puppet Company, and directed by Marianne Elliott and Tom Morris, with scenic design by Rae Smith, puppet design, fabrication and direction by Adrian Kohler with Basil Jones for Handspring Puppet Company, lighting by Paule Constable, direction of movement and horse movement by Toby Sedgwick, animation & projection design by 59 Productions, music by Adrian Sutton, songs by John Tams, sound design by Christopher Shutt, and musical direction by Greg Pliska. In the video below, go inside the making on the WAR HORSE Puppets at the Handspring Puppet Company.

BWW TV: 2011 Tony Awards Winners Circle -Nick Stafford on How WAR HORSE was at Once a Challenge and a Privilege
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 27, 2011

Nick Stafford won the 2011 Tony Award for Best Play for War Horse. Broadway Beat's Richie Ridge spoke with the 'befuddled' scribe immediately following his big moment. Click below to hear all aboutthe trials and tribulations of creating the epic production.

BWW TV: Matthew Rodrigues Inside the Drama Desk Awards for BWW!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 26, 2011

On Monday, May 23, Harvey Fierstein hosted the 56th Annual Drama Desk Awards at the Hammerstein Ballroom in Manhattan. Matthew Rodrigues was in the winners room for the evening to catch up with the talent, and to figure out what a 'Drama Desk,' well, is. Click below for the theories (and to hear from the winners, too)!

BWW TV: Broadway Beat Goes Inside Opening Night of WAR HORSE
by Broadway Beat - Apr 15, 2011

The National Theatre of Great Britain's production of WAR HORSE, presented by Lincoln Center Theater and the National Theatre of Great Britain in association with Bob Boyett opened last night at the Vivian Beaumont Theater (150 West 65th Street) and we were there! WAR HORSE is based on the novel by Michael Morpurgo, adapted by Nick Stafford, with Handspring Puppet Company, and directed by Marianne Elliott and Tom Morris. Broadway Beat was on hand for the opening celebration and brings you the company interviews below!


Nick Stafford Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Nick Stafford written?
Nick Stafford has written 1 shows including War Horse (Playwright).

What awards has Nick Stafford been nominated for?
Outstanding Play (Drama Desk Awards) for War Horse and Best Play (Tony Awards) for War Horse .

What awards has Nick Stafford won?
Outstanding Play (Drama Desk Awards) for War Horseand Best Play (Tony Awards) for War Horse.