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Lincoln Center, 150 West 65th Street, New York, NY 10023

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Ended 6 Jan 2013 after 21 months

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Nothing could replicate the specific thrill of watching Joey take on substance and soul, out of disparate artificial parts, before our eyes.

Ben Brantley, New York Times

Closed 6 Jan 2013


Stephen James Anthony as Billy Narracott
Alyssa Bresnahan as Rose Narracott
Lute Breuer as Joey, Topthorn, Coco
Hunter Canning as Joey as foal
Anthony Cochrane as Chapman Carter, Manfred
Richard Crawford as Sergeant Thunder
Sanjit De Silva as Lieutenant James Nicholls, Unteroffizier Klebb
Andrew Durand as Albert Narracott
Joel Reuben Ganz as Joey, Topthorn, Coco, John Greig
Ben Graney as Soldat Schnabel, Sergeant Fine
Alex Hoeffler as Joey, Topthorn, Coco, John Greig
Leah Hofmann as Joey, Topthorn
Ben Horner as Veterinary Officer Martin
Brian Lee Huynh as Captain Charles Stewart
Jeslyn Kelly as Joey, Topthorn, Coco, Goose
Tessa Klein as Paulette
David Lansbury as Priest, Hauptmann Friedrich Muller
Tom Lee as Joey, Topthorn, Coco, Goose
Jonathan Christopher MacMillan as Joey, Topthorn, Goose
David Manis as Arthur Narracott
Jonathan David Martin as Joey, Topthorn, Coco, John Greig
Nat McIntyre as Heine, Thomas Bone, Oberst Strauss
Andy Murray as Ted Narracott
David Pegram as Joey as a foal, Private David Taylor
Jude Sandy as Joey, Topthorn, Goose
Tommy Schrider as Heine, Doctor Schweyk, Taff
Hannah Sloat as Joey as a foal, Annie Gilbert
Jack Spann as Song Man
Elliot Villar as Allan, Soldat Klausen
Enrico D. Wey as Joey, Topthorn
Isaac Woofter as Joey, Topthorn, Coco, John Greig
Katrina Yaukey as Matron Callaghan
Madeleine Rose Yen as Emilie

Please note that casting is subject to change.


Based on a novel by Michael Morpurgo
Adapted by Nick Stafford
In association with Handspring Puppet Company
Directors - Marianne Elliott and Tom Morris
Designer/Drawings - Rae Smith
Puppet Direction, Puppet Design & Fabrication - Handspring Puppet Company
Lighting Designer - Paule Constable
Director of Movement - Toby Sedgwick
Video Design - Leo Warner and Mark Grimmer
Music - Adrian Sutton
Songmaker - John Tams
Sound Designer - Christopher Shutt


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What You Say

11 reviews, average rating: (4.5 Stars)

Nigel: “Absolutely Brilliant”

I saw the London production a few months ago and it is by some distance one... more

Eden: “Brilliant”

I saw this show in London last year and it is close to perfect theatre - ex... more

Suzy Kew: “A Play For Your Bucket List”

The NY production is on a par with the one I saw in London in 2009. Astound... more

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