WHEN: 23rd December 2012 to 10th February 2013
War Horse is based on the celebrated novel by Michael Morpurgo and comes to Melbourne's State Theatre, opening on the 23rd December 2012
A remarkable tale of courage, loyalty and friendship. At the outbreak of World War One, Joey, young Albert's beloved horse, is sold to the cavalry and shipped to France. He's soon caught up in enemy fire, and fate takes him on an extraordinary odyssey, serving on both sides before finding himself alone in no man's land.