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EVENT UPDATE:

Unfortunately the Jeff Wayne's Musical Version Of The War Of The Worlds show set to take place on 1 April 2021 at Utilita Arena Birmingham has been rescheduled and will now take place on 24 March 2022 over at Resorts World Arena. Tickets will remain valid and more information will follow from your ticket agent.

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JEFF WAYNE'S THE WAR OF THE WORLDS

24 March 2022 It's a Thursday
Tickets from £57.75 Includes service fee and £1.30 facility fee. A £2.55 admin fee applies + £1 postage fee
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“No matter how disappointing this has been, we know we are the lucky ones who will perform once again."

Event Details

One of the most trailblazing arena tours of all time, Jeff Wayne’s Musical Version of ‘The War of The Worlds’ - Alive on Stage! returns to Birmingham in 2022.

Based on HG Wells’ dark Victorian tale, it remains a firm favourite to millions around the world, exciting audiences of all ages.

RETURNING:

  • Jeff Wayne conducting the Black Smoke Band and symphonic ULLAdubULLA strings.
  • Liam Neeson in 3D holography as George Herbert, The Journalist.
  • The iconic 3-tonne, 35-foot tall Martian Fighting Machine firing real flame Heat Rays at the audience.
  • Leaf drops over the audience.
  • Mixed live in Surround Sound.
  • The incineration of a Cast member in full view of the audience.

UPDATED FOR 2022:

  • Giant arched bridge running from the lip of the stage out over the audience to the front-of-house desk.  
  • Three panoramic screens with 2 hours of cutting edge CGI and other content.
  • Lighting and pyrotechnics 
  • Ground-breaking levitation effect.

NEW FOR 2022:

  • Otherworldly special effects.
  • The deadly black dust

A stellar cast will also be announced very soon, plus, ‘The War of The Worlds’ author, HG Wells - appearing in sight and sound.

  • Event Details

    One of the most trailblazing arena tours of all time, Jeff Wayne’s Musical Version of ‘The War of The Worlds’ - Alive on Stage! returns to Birmingham in 2022.

    Based on HG Wells’ dark Victorian tale, it remains a firm favourite to millions around the world, exciting audiences of all ages.

    RETURNING:

    • Jeff Wayne conducting the Black Smoke Band and symphonic ULLAdubULLA strings.
    • Liam Neeson in 3D holography as George Herbert, The Journalist.
    • The iconic 3-tonne, 35-foot tall Martian Fighting Machine firing real flame Heat Rays at the audience.
    • Leaf drops over the audience.
    • Mixed live in Surround Sound.
    • The incineration of a Cast member in full view of the audience.

    UPDATED FOR 2022:

    • Giant arched bridge running from the lip of the stage out over the audience to the front-of-house desk.  
    • Three panoramic screens with 2 hours of cutting edge CGI and other content.
    • Lighting and pyrotechnics 
    • Ground-breaking levitation effect.

    NEW FOR 2022:

    • Otherworldly special effects.
    • The deadly black dust

    A stellar cast will also be announced very soon, plus, ‘The War of The Worlds’ author, HG Wells - appearing in sight and sound.

  • Performance Times
    • 17:00

      Forum Live

    • 18:00

      Arena Doors

    • 20:00

      Jeff Wayne's The War Of The Worlds

    • 20:55

      Interval

    • 21:15

      Second Half

    • 22:25

      Finish

    Timings are approximate and subject to change.

  • Food & Drinks

    Contactless

    The night doesn’t need to start when the act comes on stage, we have a whole host of delicious food & drink offers for you before the show! Settle down and grab a seat in Forum Live and enjoy a bite from one our food outlets. Vegan & NGCI menus available.

    Come back and check this page closer to the date and see what is on offer at your show. For now, take a look at our dedicated inside the arena page to see what the Arena has to offer.

    We are a cashless venue for speedier service and less queuing! 😊

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