The War of the Worlds


A new adaptation of HG Wells Classic


£15 / £12 Concs

Fri 8 July 2022, 7:30pm
Sun 10 July 2022, 4:30pm
Buy Tickets
Buy Tickets

Running Time: 60min no interval

Suitable for Adults & Aged 12+

No one would have believed in the last years of the nineteenth century that this world was being watched keenly and closely by an intelligence greater than man’s and yet as mortal as his own.

Brought to life by award-winning actor and writer Ross Ericson, and following on from his popular solo show 'Moby Dick', comes a new adaptation of HG Wells classic story 

From the team behind the Edfringe sell-out show 'The Unknown Soldier' and the Offie nominated 'Casualties'.


"There are many story telling shows in this year’s [Adelaide] Fringe, but this has to be one of the best." 

★★★★★ GlamAdelaide on Moby Dick 

"...a further testament to Ericson's growing magnificence as a modern playwright and performer." 

★★★★★ British Theatre Guide on Gratiano

"Powered by a magnificent solo performance from Ross Ericson"

★★★★★ Three Weeks on The Unknown Soldier 


The Rotunda Theatre

@ Bishop's Barn,

Silver Street, 

Wells BA5 1US

Creatives, Cast & Crew

Written and Performed by Ross Ericson

Presented by 

Grist to the Mill Productions