COMPETITION: Make your own War Horse!

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WIN: a place for you and your classmates* to attend one of our War Horse Page-to-Stage events this December!

War Horse is brought to life on stage by state of the art puppets and their highly skilled puppeteers. We want you to create your very own War Horse puppet and our favourite will win a day out for their class. You can use our ‘How to make a War Horse puppet‘ pdf to guide you or if you’re feeling more creative you can make your own from scratch.

How to enter:

  • Create your very own War Horse puppet.
  • Send a photo of your puppet to
  • Include the name, email address and phone number of your school plus your teacher’s name in the email.
  • Competition ends midnight on Fri 22 November 2013.
  • We will notify the winner on Mon 25 November 2013.
  • *Max class size 35 pupils.
  • Download our guide to making your own War Horse puppet.

What will you experience at the War Horse Page-to-Stage? 

Wed 4 Dec & 18 Dec 11am-12.30pm | Suitable for all ages 11+

Here’s your chance to really delve behind the scenes of this amazing production. You’ll be on stage, with members of the War Horse creative & acting company, exploring some of the background principles of puppetry and the technical processes that bring this magical production to life. You’ll also have a chance to ask members of the company any questions that might be puzzling you, and perhaps even see some of the incredible puppets up close. Particularly suitable for schools though all are welcome.

Visit for more information about our War Horse programme for schools and to book on a workshop.

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