Michael Morpurgo’s books are enjoyed and celebrated by thousands of readers. Many of Michael’s stories are re-told in different ways, from stage performances and blockbuster films, to concerts with his wonderful words set to music. Michael supports many charities and always finds the time to meet his fans at special reading events.
Saturday, 21st March 2015
Michael Morpurgo, Patron of the 2014 Family Arts Festival, welcomed delegates to last week’s Family Arts Conference in this short film, where he also shared some thought-provoking insights on welcoming families to the arts, ahead of this year’s Get Creative Family Arts Festival.
The Family Arts Festival takes place from 9 October – 1 November 2015, with high quality family arts events across the UK.
Visit www.familyartsfestival.com to find a family friendly venue near you.
This thrilling and touching tale of healing and the power of nature is set in the magnificent landscape of Cass Sculpture Foundation, against the backdrop of monumental sculptures and dramatic settings.
A great new selection of new activity sheets from your favourite Michael Morprugo books are now available to download in time for the Easter break!
Adapted by John Tams and sung by John Tams and Barry Coope, this concert is the closest of all the adaptations to the original book, in which the voice of the storyteller is Joey, the horse sold away to the army to go to the front in 1914.