The War of the Worlds and other treats

Through Saturday, October 19
Chapel Street Players, Newark

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The War of the Worlds was broadcast from New York’s Mercury Theatre in 1938. This infamous radio play had many terrified listeners convinced that an actual alien invasion of Earth was taking place. If you survive the alien attack, you will then be treated to a selection of Edgar Allen Poe’s stories, read in all their terrifying details. We will also explore the legend of Poe and his rumored travels to Newark, Delaware. All of this is staged as a 1930s live radio broadcast in front of a live studio audience — YOU! It is an opportunity to see what it was like before TV and videogames when a few actors played numerous characters and the sound FX were performed live by a sound artist.

Theater & Performance Theater & Performance: Comedy / Drama Northern Delaware



Schedule & Tickets

Thursday, October 17, 2019 @ 8:00pm · tickets · add to calendar 2019-10-17 20:00:00 2019-10-17 23:00:00 America/New_York The War of the Worlds and other treats https://www.delawarescene.com/event/25447/the-war-of-the-worlds-and-other-treats Chapel Street Players, 27 North Chapel Street, Newark, DE, 19716
Friday, October 18, 2019 @ 8:00pm · tickets · add to calendar 2019-10-18 20:00:00 2019-10-18 23:00:00 America/New_York The War of the Worlds and other treats https://www.delawarescene.com/event/25447/the-war-of-the-worlds-and-other-treats Chapel Street Players, 27 North Chapel Street, Newark, DE, 19716
Saturday, October 19, 2019 @ 2:00pm · tickets · add to calendar 2019-10-19 14:00:00 2019-10-19 17:00:00 America/New_York The War of the Worlds and other treats https://www.delawarescene.com/event/25447/the-war-of-the-worlds-and-other-treats Chapel Street Players, 27 North Chapel Street, Newark, DE, 19716
Saturday, October 19, 2019 @ 8:00pm · tickets · add to calendar 2019-10-19 20:00:00 2019-10-19 23:00:00 America/New_York The War of the Worlds and other treats https://www.delawarescene.com/event/25447/the-war-of-the-worlds-and-other-treats Chapel Street Players, 27 North Chapel Street, Newark, DE, 19716
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