War of the Worlds

Review of Jeff Wayne's War of the Worlds - London's O2

David Spencer | Posted 15.02.2013 | UK Entertainment
David Spencer

While the cast may seem a strange collection of reformed troubled singers and E-listers, the quality of performances is stunning.

A Journey Through My Musical Version of 'War of the Worlds'

Jeff Wayne | Posted 10.02.2013 | UK Entertainment
Jeff Wayne

It's been 34 years between the original recording of my musical version of The War of The Worlds and The New Generation. And it's been quite some journey. One in which the passion and excitement are very much still burning.

Caroline Frost

Ricky Wilson's War Is A Warm One

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 05.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

"Usually, my default setting to email requests is to say 'no', but this one was asking me to go and meet Jeff Wayne, and I thought I should give it a ...

Pop Star Takes On Worldly Classic

WENN | Posted 01.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Kaiser Chiefs frontman Ricky Wilson has joined the cast of a new stage production of The War of the Worlds musical. The rocker will take on his fir...

'9/11 Changed Everything For Me'

WENN | Posted 12.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Steven Spielberg changed the direction of his moviemaking after the 9/11 terror attacks in America, because the disasters inspired him to create "dark...

Picnicking With Martians

Kate Shrewsday | Posted 20.09.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Kate Shrewsday

The holidays are upon us. Very soon hordes of pupils will no longer be schoolchildren, but our own charges waiting for entertainment. What to do with a Summer holiday afternoon? Why, recall an English author's nightmare vision, of course: and return to the scene of his horrific creation.