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The Shows Must Go On: Free Stream of Jeff Wayne’s…The War of The Worlds, Friday October 23, 2020

Stage Directions • Theatre Buzz • October 21, 2020

Here’s an opportunity to free stream another production from Andrew Lloyd Webber’s YouTube channel, The Shows Must Go On. On Friday, October 23, from 7:00pm BST / 2:00pm EDT / 11:00am PDT, you will have 48 hours in the U.S. (24 hours in the UK) to stream Jeff Wayne’s star-studded musical adaptation of H.G. Wells’ The War of The Worlds. Here’s teaser trailer for the stream:

You are able to stream this for free for 24 hours in the UK and 48 hours in all other countries.

Jeff Wayne’s…War of The Worlds: Stage musical adaptation of H.G. Wells’ alien invasion novel was recorded live at London’s O2 arena in 2012. The reimagined story, which was first released in 1978 as a concept album by Jeff Wayne, is narrated by Liam Neeson and includes performances by Kerry Ellis, Jason Donovan, Marti Pellow, and Ricky Wilson.

If you’d like, you can donate to these worthwhile arts causes: US: https://broadwaycares.org/ UK: http://actingforothers.co.uk/ Australia: https://www.actorsbenevolentfund.org.au/

 

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