National Youth Theatre Season: Private Peaceful
A century on from the First World War, the National Youth Theatre stages a stunning adaptation of Private Peaceful, based on the best selling novel 'War Horse' by Michael Morpurgo. This compelling love story and touching account of the First World War is not to be missed.
The play recounts the life of Private Tommo Peaceful, a young First World War soldier awaiting the firing squad at dawn.
This is Simon Reade's rarely performed version of Morpurgo's award-winning book is a poignant tale explores topics such as love, loss, war and courage, and leads to a dramatic and heartbreaking conclusion.