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The horse's mouth : how Handspring and the National Theatre made War horse

Author: Mervyn Millar
Publisher: London : National Theatre : Oberon Books, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"The subject of this new edition is the Tony Award-winning play, War Horse, currently a smash hit on Broadway and the West End. The beloved play that was recently adapted into a Steven Spielberg film is also enjoying highly-anticipated productions in Toronto and Australia, and will embark on a U.S. tour in June 2012 and a U.K. tour in fall of 2013. The Horse's Mouth follows the production of War Horse, as adapted  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Adaptations
Named Person: Nick Stafford; Michael Morpurgo; Michael Morpurgo
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mervyn Millar
ISBN: 9781849430593 1849430594
OCLC Number: 697774450
Description: 102 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm
Contents: War and peace --
The National Theatre ar work --
The horses --
The Olivier --
Soldiers and farmers.
Responsibility: Mervyn Millar.

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A real delight for puppetry students and theatre practitioners. Generously llustrated with the work of award-winning photographer Simon Annand.  Read more...

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 This story  the story of making the first show  is our record of how uncertain, optimistic, idealistic and naive we felt back then. It's the spark underneath each new version and each fresh Read more...

 
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