Opening night: The War of the Worlds

We chat to the cast and guests at last night's opening of The War of the Worlds.

Posted by WhatsOnStage on Thursday, 18 February 2016

The War of the Worlds opening night

We chat to Jeff Wayne, David Essex, Carrie Hope Fletcher and more at the opening night of The War of the Worlds.

Starring Jimmy Nail, Daniel Bedingfield, Heidi Range and David Essex, the new production features the iconic score played live on stage by Jeff Wayne and his Black Smoke Band alongside ULLAdubULLA string orchestra.

Released in 1978, Wayne's original double album has sold over 15 million copies sold and won two Ivor Novello Awards. You can read our review here.

Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of The Worlds runs at the Dominion Theatre from 8 February 2016.