The War of the Worlds

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Inspired by H.G. Wells' sci-novel and Orson Welles' radio adaptation,The War of the Worlds wrestles with the boundaries of truth in a thrilling broadcast of the end of the world.
The War of the Worlds at New Diorama Theatre

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Overview


Genre: Drama
Venue: New Diorama Theatre
Started: Tuesday 8 January 2019
Closed: Saturday 9 February 2019
Running time:To be confirmed
Age suitability: Not available

Synopsis


"No-one would have believed in the early years of the twentieth century that this world was being watched ...”


But they did believe.


They believed that Martians landed in New Jersey.


They believed a water tower was an alien war machine.


They believed a man walked on the moon.


They believed everything the internet trolls told them ...


Inspired by H.G. Wells' sci-novel and Orson Welles' radio adaptation,The War of the Worlds wrestles with the boundaries of truth in a thrilling broadcast of the end of the world.


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Theatre


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Postal address:
15-16 Triton Street
Regents Place
London NW1 3BF

Box office tel: 020 7383 9034

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Dates


Previews from:Tuesday 8 January 2019

Press night:Thursday 10 January 2019

Closes:Saturday 9 February 2019

Performance days & times


Evening:

Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm

Friday ‑ 7‑30pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm


Matinee:
Saturday - 3-00pm

Tickets


Standard:
£15

Concessions:
£3 (Job Seekers Allowance)

Access information


Relaxed Performance of this production on Wednesday 23rd January 19:30pm


STAGETEXT captioned performance of this production on Thursday 24 January 19:30pm


Cast


Mona Goodwin as Meena

Julian Spooner as Jonathan/ Carl Phillips

Amalia Vitale as Lawson

Matthew Wells as Ted/ John


Creatives


Author: Isley Lynn
Director: Hamish MacDougall and Julian Spooner
Designer: Bethany Wells
Lighting: Nick Flintoff add Pete Maxey
Sound: Benjamin Grant
Movement: Matthew Wells
Production: Sally Cowling (Executive Producer), Hannah Tookey (Producer); Rhum & Clay

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