Rhum+Clay

The War of the Worlds

Currently available for touring in the UK and internationally in 2021-22

★★★★
“A whirling multi-rolling ensemble… just juicy”
WHATSONSTAGE
★★★★
“Deft and ingenious”
THE GUARDIAN
★★★★
“A smart, engagingly layered show”
THE STAGE
★★★★
“Remarkable - big beyond its length, size and means”
THE OBSERVER

FOR TOUR BOOKING ENQUIRIES, PLEASE EMAIL [email protected]
Rhum+Clay
★★★★
“A whirling multi-rolling ensemble… just juicy”
WHATSONSTAGE
★★★★
“Deft and ingenious”
THE GUARDIAN
★★★★
“A smart, engagingly layered show”
THE STAGE
★★★★
“Remarkable - big beyond its length, size and means”
THE OBSERVER

FOR TOUR BOOKING ENQUIRIES, PLEASE EMAIL [email protected]

Cast & Creatives

Created by Rhum + Clay and written with Isley Lynn

Directors: Hamish Macdougall and Julian Spooner
Movement Director: Matt Wells
Set & Costume Designer: Bethany Wells
Sound Designer: Ben Grant
Lighting Designers: Nick Flintoff and Pete Maxey
Video Designer: Iain Syme

Cast (New Diorama): Mona Goodwin, Julian Spooner, Amalia Vitale, Matt Wells
Cast (Edinburgh Fringe): Jess Mabel Jones, Julian Spooner, Amalia Vitale, Matt Wells
Cast (Tour): Gina Isaac, Jess Mabel Jones, Julian Spooner, Matt Wells

Production Manager (Tour): Neil Starke
Technical Stage Manager (Tour): Paul Milford
Deputy Stage Manager (Tour): Jessica Dudley
Stage Manager (Tour): Carys Davies                                                                                       Stage Manager (NDT & Edinburgh Fringe): Lucy Adams 

Executive Producer: Sally Cowling
General Manager: Amy Strike
Producer (NDT): Hannah Tookey

Publicity Design: Rebecca Pitt
Photography: Jamie Macmillan, Luke Forsythe, The Other Richard
Marketing Consultant: Emma Martin

Industry Resources

Click here to view our Producers Pack 

FOR TOUR BOOKING ENQUIRIES, PLEASE EMAIL [email protected]
PRODUCTION HISTORY

Jan - Feb 2019: New Diorama Theatre, London

Aug 2019: Pleasance Forth, Edinburgh Festival Fringe

2021/22: UK and International Tour

The War of the Worlds

★★★★★ "An enjoyable, humorous, action-filled 80 minutes"

EVERYTHING THEATRE

★★★★ "Funny and clever... an impressive production"

WEST END WILMA

"An otherworldly ensemble of mischievous shapeshifters"

EXEUNT MAGAZINE

BEHIND THE SCENES

Check out this interview with our writer for a glimpse into how we created The War of the Worlds!

Isley Lynn, Writer

The War of the Worlds