Thank you for joining us this summer for War of the Worlds: The 1938 Radio Play by Howard E. Koch based on the novel by H.G. Wells.

From Playscripts: Broadcast from New York's Mercury Theatre in 1938, this infamous radio play, based on the novel by H. G. Wells, had many terrified listeners convinced that an actual alien invasion of Earth was taking place. Adapted by Howard E. Koch, co-writer of Casablanca, and directed and narrated by Orson Welles, this original script detailing the frightening tale of an extraterrestrial takeover will be brought to life at the NCRD Performing Arts Center to thrill and chill audiences.