The War of the Worlds at the Dominion Theatre

Dominion Theatre, London
Booking to 30 April 2016
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Jeff Wayne’s musical version of War of the Worlds at the Dominion Theatre

Bill Kenwright and Jeff Wayne present the West End debut of the multi-award winning music phenomenon The War of the Worlds.

Reimagined for its world stage premiere the iconic score is played live and conducted on stage by Jeff Wayne. The show includes new music composed especially for the West End production, and a full supporting company of performers. In addition to video walls, special effects and in sight and sound Liam Neeson as The Journalist, the iconic Martian Fighting Machine will be brought to spectacular theatrical life for the first time.

War of the Worlds will play a limited season from 8 February 2016 until 30 April 2016 at the Dominion Theatre, London.

STORY

Adapted from HG Wells’ legendary novel, The War Of The Worlds tells the story of the invasion of Earth by ruthless, but highly intelligent, Martians who have machinery and weaponry of devastating capabilities and are bent on destroying the human race.

CAST

The cast includes David Essex, Jimmy Nail, Daniel Bedingfield, Michael Praed, Madalena Alberto and Heidi Range. Alongside the onscreen appearance of Liam Neeson and the onstage appearance of Jeff Wayne.


Show Information

Performance dates
Booking to 30 April 2016

Venue Information

Dominion Theatre, 268-269 Tottenham Court Road, London, W1T 7AQ
Nearest Tube or Train: Tottenham Court Road (Central line, Northern line)
Nearest Buses: 7, 8, 10, 14, 14A, 19, 22, 24, 25, 29, 38, 40, 73, 176
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The War of The Worlds announce all-star cast
Jeff Wayne’s musical version of The War of The Worlds announces full casting. Popstar Daniel Bedingfield, Sugababes singer Heidi Range and Auf Wiedersehen, Pet star Jimmy Nail, make their West End debuts as The Artilleryman, Beth and Parson Nathaniel. West End regulars Michael Praed and Madalena Alberto will play George Herbert and Carrie. Praed is best known for his role in Dynasty and playing Robin of Loxley in the classic television series Robin of Sherwood, his many stage credits include The Sound of Music (Palladium), The Pirates of Penzance (Drury Lane), Aspects of Love (Prince of Wales) and The Three Musketeers (Broadway Theatre). Alberto’s recent theatre credits include Eva Peron in Evita at The Dominion, Grizabella in CATS at the London Palladium and Fantine in the 25th Anniversary production of Les Misérables. Also joining the cast is David Essex who featured in the original album over 40 years ago as the The Artilleryman, Essex returns as The Voice of Humanity. David’s remarkable career boasts theatre, film, TV, concerts and records: 19 Top 40 UK Singles - including two Number Ones - and 16 Top 40 Albums. Reimagined for its world stage premiere the iconic score is played live and conducted on stage by Jeff Wayne. The show includes new music composed especially for the West End production, and a full supporting company of performers. In addition to video walls, special effects and in sight and sound Liam Neeson as The Journalist, the iconic Martian Fighting Machine will be brought to spectacular theatrical life for the first time The War of the Worlds will play a limited season from 8 February 2016 until 30 April 2016 at the Dominion Theatre. BOOKING Book tickets to The War of the Worlds
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Win tickets to see The War of the Worlds!
Win a pair of tickets to see The War of the Worlds! MULTI-AWARD WINNING MUSIC PHENOMENON JEFF WAYNE’S MUSICAL VERSION OF THE WAR OF THE WORLDS Since its inception in 1978, Jeff Wayne’s original double album has become one of the most ground breaking and best-selling musical works of all time – with over 15 million copies sold and 330 weeks in the UK Album Charts to date, a number one album in 11 countries, two international hit singles, a number-one music DVD, 8 years of worldwide arena tours, and huge critical acclaim across the globe (and probably the universe!). Reimagined and brought to spectacular theatrical life for its world stage premiere, this breath-taking new production of Jeff Wayne’s Musical Version of The War of The Worlds, produced by Bill Kenwright, will preview at the Dominion Theatre from Monday 8 February 2016 with an opening night gala performance on Wednesday 17 February at 7pm. The iconic score is played live and conducted on stage by Jeff Wayne. The show will include new music, a star cast, and a full supporting company of performers – as well as video walls, the iconic Martian Fighting Machine, special effects and in 3D holography LIAM NEESON as The Journalist.   [contesthopper contest="42374"]   Terms and conditions apply, prize is subject to availability. Winner’s tickets are valid for Monday – Thursday performances between the 08/02/16 and the 31/03/16, excluding the 17/02/16. Prize is as stated and cannot be transferred of exchanged. No cash alternative will be offered. The War of the Worlds Dominion Theatre Tottenham Court Road London, W1T 7AQ 8th February – 9th April 2016 BOOKING Book tickets to The War of the Worlds

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