Farm Boy

Michael Morpurgo’s touching sequel to War Horse

31 May - 4 Jun

Main Stage Ages
6 - 11

Based on the book by Michael Morpurgo
Adapted by Daniel Buckroyd

50 years after Albert and his horse Joey found their way home from the battlefields of France, Albert’s son shares tales of past adventures with his grandson. But when a deep secret is shared, it’s time for Grandpa and Grandson to make a new story – together.

Beneath the rust and dust of an old green tractor lies a moving story that brings together different generations and marks the change from the old world to the new.

Running time: approx. 60 minutes (no interval)

Ticket Prices & Offers

Save 20% when you book before 12 March*
Save 30% when you book 2 or more of the following shows before 12 March.  Valid on: Farm BoyTo Dream Again (ages 7-12), The Borrowers (ages 5-11), There & Back Again: An Odyssey (ages 6-11), Spin (ages 6+), Under the Rainbow (ages 3-6), or Hatch (ages 2 – 5)

*See below for terms & conditions

Tickets £13.50 | Concessions £10 
£1.50 transaction charge per booking

GROUP DISCOUNT on full-price tickets
Save £1 per ticket – book 6+ tickets
Save £2 per ticket – book 12+ tickets

Age Policy

Recommended for ages 6 – 11
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Cast & Creative

A Mercury Theatre Colchester Production

Based on the book by Michael Morpurgo
Adapted by Daniel Buckroyd
Director C P Hallam
Illustration Michael Foreman

*Terms and Conditions: Subject to availability. Valid on full-price tickets for the shows and dates listed above when booked before 12 March 2017. Not to be used in conjunction with other offers, group discounts, school bookings or at preview performances. 30% discount only applies to tickets where equal numbers have been booked on all shows.