image for Play item typeMichael Morpurgo’s King Arthur at Theatre Royal Wakefield

Play, Tue 24 Oct 2017

King Arthur

King Arthur


Theatre Royal Wakefield

01924 311 211


Drury Lane,

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Tue 24 Oct Michael Morpurgo’s King Arthur
Tue 31 Oct - Wed 1 Nov Wuthering Heights
Tue 7 Nov Shakespeare Schools Festival
Sat 11 Nov The Nutcracker
Thu 23 Nov Aladdin
Fri 24 Nov Aladdin


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.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Event details

Dates Times
Tue 24 Oct 2017 13:30 to 14:45 17:00 to 18:15


£14, £12, £9 (plus concessions)



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Map reference: SE 329207  Lat: 53.68172 Long: -1.50336

By Road:
Follow signs for Wakefield city centre.
Several car parks are close by.

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Wakefield Westgate Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Wakefield Bus Station

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Wakefield Westgate station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality