Hit show War Horse opens on the Bristol stage

The stage show War Horse - based on the best-selling novel by Michael Morpurgo - takes residence at the Bristol Hippodrome.

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Beloved show War Horse premieres in Bristol

One of the world's most successful theatre productions premiered at the Bristol Hippodrome last night.

War Horse is the story of Joey the horse and his young owner Albert - separated during the first World War. The puppetry in the show has dazzled audiences across the world, and now people in the West have the chance to see what all the fuss is about.

This afternoon, Kylie Pentelow met the writer Michael Morpurgo and some of the actors, ahead of the opening performance:

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