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War Of The Worlds Radio Play

Presented by Bastrop Opera House at Bastrop Opera House, Bastrop TX

Nov 03 - 11 2017
War Of The Worlds Radio Play

This original script detailing the frightening tale of an extraterrestrial takeover is brought to life onstage at the Bastrop Opera House to thrill and chill audiences.

Broadcast from New York’s Mercury Theatre in 1938, this infamous radio play (based on the novel by H. G. Wells) had 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 brought to life onstage at the Bastrop Opera House to thrill and chill audiences.


Adult $12

Seniors (65 and above) $10

Veterans and Students $8

Children 14 and under $5

Tickets available at the door if show is not sold out.

Contact: 512-517-6422

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Bastrop Opera House

711 Spring Street, Bastrop, TX 78602


Parking is available in parking lot in front of the Opera House.


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Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by grants from Bloomberg Philanthropies, Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.

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