Story Pocket Theatre 

Michael Morpurgo’s King Arthur

Tuesday, 24 October, 2017
Theatre Royal Wakefield
Michael Morpurgo’s King Arthur

A thrilling tale of magic, heroism, love and betrayal adapted from the novel Arthur: High King of Britain by Michael Morpurgo, author of War Horse and Private Peaceful.

A drowning boy is rescued by a mysterious figure who claims to be Arthur Pendragon. As the old man tells his stories, he is transported back to the heady days of Camelot, the Round Table, Merlin, Excalibur, Lancelot and Guinevere.

Join award-winning Story Pocket Theatre as they tell exciting stories of brave chivalry, battles and the search for the Holy Grail in a fast-moving family adventure packed with physical theatre and outstanding storytelling.

Age recommendation 7+ years

If you're booking for Michael Morpurgo's King Arthur, why not join us before the show at Wakefield Library, Wakefield One for a free Knight School, where you can make your own shield and join the quest to earn your medal!

The sessions are free to Michael Morpurgo's King Arthur ticket holders and pre-booking is essential. You will be prompted to book during the checkout process; if you've already booked your tickets for Michael Morpurgo's King Arthur and would like to book on to Knight School, please call Box Office on 01924 211 311.

Session times are 11.45am - 12.45pm and 3.15pm - 4.15pm, finishing 45 minutes before the main show at Theatre Royal Wakefield.


Box Office: 01924 211 311

Minicom (text-type users): 01924 215 522

Theatre Royal Wakefield, Drury Lane, Wakefield, West Yorkshire WF1 2TE

Wakefield Theatre Royal and Opera House was designed by Frank Matcham and opened in 1894.