Jeff Wayne's The War of the Worlds is being streamed online this weekend - here's how to watch!
The full stage production of "War of the Worlds" will be streamed for free this weekend as part of 'The Shows Must Go On'. The show will be available worldwide for 48 hours only - here's how to stream the show:
The full show is now available to stream for 48 hours worldwide. The stage musical adaptation of H.G. Wells' alien invasion novel was recorded live at London's O2 arena in 2012. Stream the show through our list of free streaming musicals.
The reimagined story, which was first released in 1978 as a concept album by Jeff Wayne, is narrated by Liam Neeson and includes performances by Jason Donovan, Marti Pellow and Ricky Wilson.
The stage production features predominantly progressive rock and string orchestra, but with synthesizers playing a more prominent role. The music is intermixed with re-voiced narration and leitmotifs to carry the story forward via rhyming melodic lyrics that express the feelings of the various characters.