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War Horse - National Tour

The 2011 Tony Award-winner for Best Play based on the novel by Michael Morpurgo.

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Watch Seattle Students Learn About the ‘Power of Horses’ Through War Horse

Watch Seattle Students Learn About the ‘Power of Horses’ Through War Horse

During its recent engagement at the Paramount Theatre, the national tour of War Horse left a profound impact on a group of Seattle students. In partnership with the Broadway League and Key Bank Broadway at the Paramount, Seattle Theatre Group held creative workshops with children of Edmonds-Woodway High School’s deaf program to explore the themes of the Tony Award-winning ...

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War Horse Tour Star Andrew Veenstra Takes Seattle Morning News Behind the Show's Magic

War Horse Tour Star Andrew Veenstra Takes Seattle Morning News Behind the Show's Magic

Straight off the road in Seattle, the North American touring company of War Horse stopped by New Day Northwest to share a behind-the-scenes look at the magical Tony-winning play. Leading lad Andrew Veenstra brought the life-sized Joey puppet to the morning show set, showing off some of the technical secrets that bring the breathtaking puppetry to life in the show ...

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War Horse Trots Out Joey to Meet Seattle’s Paramount Theater Staff

War Horse Trots Out Joey to Meet Seattle’s Paramount Theater Staff

War Horse has made its way to Seattle and is wowing audiences there through February 24. Since he’s in a new town, the show’s star, Joey, left his stable on February 13 to greet members of Key Bank Broadway at the Paramount’s staff, volunteers and partners in a special event. After attendees got to see the life-size ...

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National Tour of War Horse Gallops into Seattle

National Tour of War Horse Gallops into Seattle

The national tour of War Horse begins performances in Seattle on February 13. The Tony-winning play will show at the Paramount Theatre through February 24.

War Horse is the story of young Albert’s beloved horse, Joey, who has been enlisted to fight for the English in World War I. Despite not being of age to enlist, Albert embarks on ...

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On the Road with War Horse with Andrew Veenstra, Episode 5: Learning How to Ride Joey

On the Road with War Horse with Andrew Veenstra, Episode 5: Learning How to Ride Joey

One look at the lifelike horse puppets in War Horse, and you’ll want to take riding lessons. In the final episode of his video blog, tour star Andrew Veenstra gives a crash course in riding the eight-foot-tall puppet. Click below to watch Veenstra mount the other star of the Tony-winning play and hear him and other cast members explain ...

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On the Road with War Horse with Andrew Veenstra, Episode 4: Dressing Up for War

On the Road with War Horse with Andrew Veenstra, Episode 4: Dressing Up for War

What's almost as important as nailing the intricate puppetry in War Horse? Setting the scene with era-appropriate costumes for World War I England. In the latest installment of his video blog, national tour star Andrew Veenstra shows off his early 1900s duds for the camera. Find out what wardrobe supervisor Sue Stepnik has to do in order to keep ...

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On the Road with War Horse with Andrew Veenstra, Episode 3: Living the Bus and Truck Life

On the Road with War Horse with Andrew Veenstra, Episode 3: Living the Bus and Truck Life

In the newest epiosde of his War Horse video blog, Andrew Veenstra and the cast give the inside scoop on what it’s like to tour the country in the Tony-winning play. It turns out the key factors involve marathon sessions of watching Breaking Bad and keeping organized with color-coordinated Post-it notes. Watch the video below to see Veenstra take ...

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On the Road with War Horse with Andrew Veenstra, Episode 2: A Play with Music

On the Road with War Horse with Andrew Veenstra, Episode 2: A Play with Music

Andrew Veenstra’s video chronicle of life on tour with War Horse continues in this second episode of the actor’s video blog. This week Veenstra dives into the music of War Horse. The play uses traditional English folk music to help create the atmosphere of Devon, England in 1914. Click below to see company member Nathan Koci riffing on ...

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On the Road with War Horse with Andrew Veenstra, Episode 1: Let’s Get Physical!

On the Road with War Horse with Andrew Veenstra, Episode 1: Let’s Get Physical!

War Horse is galloping across the country in its first national tour, and Broadway.com has recruited star Andrew Veenstra, who plays Albert, to bring readers behind the scenes of the Tony-winning play. In this first episode of On the Road with "War Horse," Veenstra takes his camera into the cast’s pre-show prep time to learn how the actors ...

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Tickets Now on Sale for National Tour of Tony-Winning Play War Horse in Seattle

Tickets Now on Sale for National Tour of Tony-Winning Play War Horse in Seattle

The sound of galloping hooves is getting closer since tickets for the national tour of War Horse are now on sale in Seattle. The Tony-winning play will begin performances at the Paramount Theatre on February 13 and close on February 24.

War Horse is the story of young Albert’s beloved horse, Joey, who has been enlisted to fight for ...

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