The War of the Worlds

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“No one would have believed in the last years of the nineteenth century that this world was being watched keenly and closely by intelligences greater than man’s…”

 …And fewer would have believed in the first years of the twenty-first century that H. G. Wells’ science fiction classic would be performed live by just four actors with intelligences lesser than average…

The critically-acclaimed Pantaloons invade the stage in this funny yet faithful new open-air adaptation as they use musical instruments, puppetry and, um, enthusiasm to recreate deadly heat-rays, giant fighting-machines, squidgy tentacled Martians and interplanetary warfare on an epic scale. The chances of success? A million to one…

Please bring a picnic and something to sit on and appropriate clothing for the weather!

“A breathless, unmissable parody… outstanding”
FRINGE REVIEW

“Exhaustingly ridiculous energy… irreverent yet affectionate” * * * *
THE LATEST

“A jovial, convivial comedy, which still shows respect for the story” * * * *
FRINGE GURU

“Incredibly funny… It doesn’t sound like it should work, but it really does.” * * * *
BROADWAY BABY

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£14.50 adult; 
£8.50 child (up to 18) 
£40 family (2+2)

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Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult Ticket£14.50 per adult
Child Ticket£8.50 per child
Family Ticket£40.00 per family

£14.50 adult;
£8.50 child (up to 18)
£40 family (2+2)

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Abergavenny CastleAbergavenny Museum and Castle, AbergavennyAbergavenny Museum is open every day 11am - 4pm (except Wednesdays). The castle grounds are open 11am - 4pm every day. We look forward to welcoming you!

Facilities

Groups

  • Facilities for educational visits

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Map & Directions

The War of the Worlds Open Air Theatre

Type:Open Air Theatre

Abergavenny Museum and Castle, Castle Street, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, NP7 5EE
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Tel01873 845282

Opening Times

Season (12 Aug 2022)
DayTimes
Friday19:00 - 21:00

* Running time 2 hours. Please arrive in plenty of time for the start of the show.

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