Jeff Wayne’s The War of The Worlds: The Musical Drama

by: H. G. Wells
Narrated by: Michael Sheen
Duration: 5 hrs and 4 mins
Publication Date: 2018-11-29

Audio Book Summary

One of the worlds most recognisable sci-fi stories, H. G. Wells The War of The Worlds established numerous conventions for the genre, including the threat of an invasive extraterrestrial species, space travel and intergalactic conflict, inspiring directors, gamers, producers and writers alike with its sobering story of struggle and survival.

Marrying the suspense, drama and urgency of Wells original novel with Jeff Waynes rousing and flamboyant score, Audibles new and exclusive dramatisation uses action, narration, original music and evocative sound design to immerse listeners in a world thats as thrilling as it is desolate.

Jeff Waynes The War of The Worlds: The Musical Drama stars Michael Sheen, Taron Egerton, Adrian Edmondson, Theo James and Anna-Marie Wayne.

Also featuring: Rachel Atkins, Pippa Bennett-Warner, Josh Bond, Nicholas Boulton, Philip Bulcock, Jessica Dennis, Stephen Fletcher, Pete Gold, David Holt, Roger May, Harry Myers, Richard Reed, Mark Straker, Ben Whitehead and Sarah Whitehouse.

u00A92018 Music Masters: Sony Music Entertainment

u00A92018 Existing compositions: Universal Music Publishing Group, Jeff Wayne Music (Publishing) Ltd