CORONAVIRUS: All UK venues closed on 16th March 2020 and there is currently no planned re-opening time though it will not be before 1st June 2020 and is most likely to be September (according to some West End producers).
Some shows have been cancelled, or closed early, but many are being rescheduled and we are trying to keep up with the changes - assume that anything posted for April and May is actually postponed or cancelled. Pantomimes are possible but a few venues and shows may not return and larger venues and tours are unlikely to re-appear before 2021 though we have some hope for some panto ....
Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of The Worlds - Alive On Stage!, the spectacular live multi-media extravaganza, is back by popular demand to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the release of the album! This year's show features JEFF WAYNE conducting alongside JUSTIN HAYWARD & Special Guest Star JENNIFER ELLISON plus other guest artistes, along with a 35 foot tall Martian Fighting Machine scanning the audience and firing it's deadly Heat Ray, 11 foot high 3D photo-real hologram of Richard Burton, 100 foot wide video screens and other new stunning special effects for 2009. The War of The Worlds 30th Anniversary Tour promises to be the best yet! The War of the Worlds website. Performers Justin Hayward (The Sung Thoughts of the Journalist), Lewis McLeod (The Martian voices in the Prequel), Richard Burton (George Herbert The Journalist - archive sound), Alexis James (The Artilleryman), Anna)Marie Wayne (Carrie - George Herbert's Fiancee), Chris Thompson (The Voice of Humanity), Russell Watson (Parson Nathaniel), Tara Blaise (Beth - The Parson's Wife), Jerry Wayne (The voices of NASA control). Book byH.G.Wells.MusicJeff Wayne.ProducerDamian Collier.ProducerDave Crowe.ProducerStuart Watts.ProducerJeff Wayne.DirectorMicha Bergese (creative director).ConductorJeff Wayne.DirectorDavid Mallet.