War of the Worlds poster with alien over city

Written by Howard E. Koch, Directed by Matt Ripa

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October 29 - November 1, 2020


Panic! Hysteria! Alien Invasion! Originally broadcast from New York's Mercury Theatre in 1938, this infamous radio play is based on the novel by H. G. Wells takes our audience back to the golden age of science fiction and radio drama. Listen and enjoy this tale of alien invasion that terrified audiences.

Creative Team

Director: Matt Ripa
Stage Manager: Shannon Saulnier
Co-Sound Designer: Robert Pike
Co-Sound Designer: Yaritza Pacheco

Cast and Crew

Carla Phillips: Mary Helen Pryal
Professor Pierson: Kyle Wyborski
Announcer 1/Officer/Operator: Benjamin Campion
Announcer 2: Elena Anderson
Announcer 3/Mr. Wilmuth/Harry MacDonald/Orson Welles: James Carpenter
General Montogomery Smith/Gunner/Police Man: RJ Napoli
Captain/Observer/Operator: Brianne Dwyer
Secretary of Interior: Alicia Sykes
Stranger: Chloe Lateulere
Commander/Ensemble: Connor Hurley
Ensemble/Observers/Operators/Crowd: Ari Reardon, Dean Leong, Julie Cray-Leong