The War of the Worlds: The 1938 Radio Script - VIRTUAL CLASSROOM SCRIPTS

The War of the Worlds: The 1938 Radio Script - VIRTUAL CLASSROOM SCRIPTS
based on the novel by H.G. Wells
by Howard E. Koch

Productions (0)
  • Science Fiction Drama
  • |
  • 60 - 65 minutes
  • 5 m, 6 either (4-22 actors possible: 0-9 f, 4-22 m)
  • Set: Minimal.

The War of the Worlds: The 1938 Radio Script - VIRTUAL CLASSROOM SCRIPTS
based on the novel by H.G. Wells
by Howard E. Koch

(0)
Productions (0)
  • Science Fiction Drama
  • |
  • 60 - 65 minutes
  • 5 m, 6 either (4-22 actors possible: 0-9 f, 4-22 m)
  • Set: Minimal.

VIRTUAL CLASSROOM SCRIPTS allow teachers to quickly and easily get scripts in the hands of students. Immediately after purchase, a standard PDF script is emailed to the purchaser, which can then be distributed to students. In a matter of minutes, you and your students will have scripts at your disposal.

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 is now available to bring to life onstage to thrill and chill audiences. Read More

Pricing Information

Standard Edition $175

Play Details

VIRTUAL CLASSROOM SCRIPTS allow teachers to quickly and easily get scripts in the hands of students. Immediately after purchase, a standard PDF script is emailed to the purchaser, which can then be distributed to students. In a matter of minutes, you and your students will have scripts at your disposal.

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 is now available to bring to life onstage to thrill and chill audiences.

(An annotated manuscript of this radio play, with notes and changes marked by Orson Welles, is also available.)

  • Science Fiction Drama
  • |
  • 60 - 65 minutes
  • 5 m, 6 either (4-22 actors possible: 0-9 f, 4-22 m)
  • Set: Minimal.