Wednesday, March 27, 2019

“War of the Worlds” at the Wayne YMCA

War of the Worlds: The 1938 Radio Play
by Howard E. Koch
Based on the Novel by H.G. Wells

WHEN: March 30 at 7:30pm; March 31 at 2:00pm
Rosen Performing Arts Center, 1 Pike Dr., Wayne
ADMISSION: $18 in advance; $25 at the door

Originally broadcast on CBS Radio on October 31, 1938, by The Mercury Theatre on the Air, this infamous radio play, based on the novel by H. G. Wells, had many terrified listeners convinced that an actual alien invasion of Earth was taking place. Fast forward to 2019 and join our cast of voice actors and live sound effects artists as we recreate this infamous radio broadcast LIVE onstage.

Featuring (in alphabetical order): Michael Budnick, Erin Wilbur Gilgur, Mark Herrmann, Joelle Noll, Jonathan Noll, Jonathan Peck, Dann Pryce, David Toussas & Larry Wilbur.

Directed by: Ron Mulligan