War Horse Reviews
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Janet Jacobsen from Vancouver Island, BC
Saw this production in Toronto and was thoroughly blown away. I had seen the movie twice, and the theatre production was so realistic and the puppetry so professional, one forgot very quickly that this was a play. I would see again in a minute.
Tom O. from Los Angeles
I'm only rating the show FIVE STARS because the scale doesn't allow for more. This is one of the most visceral, heart wrenching yet ultimately joyous evenings you are ever apt to spend in a theater. And the horses are pure magic: within seconds of their appearance onstage, they are real.
Georgia from Lewisville, TX
WAR HORSE: A MUST-SEE EVENT
Go to KERA TV Making War Horse and click on OFFICIAL WEBSITE for a glimpse of the life-sized horse puppet in action, held up by three people. If you saw the June 2012 KERA-TV production re The Making of War Horse then you KNOW that this performance is an absolute must-see event.
DMC from Syracuse, New York
My husband and I went to the matinee today! Truly unlike anything we've ever seen. One becomes so mesmerized by the puppetry and involved in the character of the actors, including the war horses, that you truly believe the animals are real. I was sorry the theater was not full to capacity. This is a privilege to have this show in Syracuse. I worry that poor attendance will keep other shows away.
L.w. from Dillsburg, PA USA
MUST SEE THEATRE
The most extraorinary piece of theatre I have ever seen. The piece transforms stagecraft art into theatrical magic. I saw this production in Hershey this past weekend and looking forward to Baltimore to experience Warhorse again.
Vincent P. from Providence, Rhode Island
WARHORSE IS MAGIC!
Warhorse is magic. A wonderful story which is so masterfully and innovatively portrayed. The puppet horses are real in appearance and as characters. The puppeteers do a most amazing job as you see them but they vanish, userped by the acting and movement they instill in these puppets. The human actors, the singers and the entire cast are wonderful. The production was unique, fascinating and so successful in bringing this book and movie to life on stage. It delivers an evening of pure entertainment on so many levels and provided one of the most enjoyable nights ever here at the Providence Performing Arts Center. Thanks to all who put this show together.
R Canty from Jacksonville, Florida
A MAGICAL SHOW
We attend the theater regularly - WAR HORSE is a theatrical experience!! From the puppetry to the acting to the production - DO NOT MISS THIS SHOW. I'm not sure there will be another like it in my lifetime.
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