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On your journey through Jeff Wayne's The War of The Worlds, as well as meeting our brilliant cast of 12 live actors (including some new faces), you'll meet our digital cast in virtual reality. Scroll to see interviews with 3 of our digital stars, Tom Brittney, Carrie Hope Fletcher and Anna-Marie Wayne!
Tom plays George Herbert in Jeff Wayne's The War of The Worlds: The Immersive Experience. As part of the digital cast, George leads the audience through the experience to their safety. Watch below to hear all about Tom's experience with filming for virtual reality, and if he thinks he'd survive The War of The Worlds!
Introducing 'the next level of theatre'
Experience theatre like you've never seen it before at Jeff Wayne's The War of The Worlds: The Immersive Experience. At this new, completely unique award-winning event, live actors, virtual reality and sensational 5D effects place you INSIDE the action – set to Jeff Wayne’s multi-platinum Musical Version of The War of The Worlds as your soundtrack!
Described as the 'future of entertainment' (DesignMyNight), the experience is feature length (2 hours long!) and takes you through 24 extraordinary interactive scenes. You'll visit the Royal Observatory on Horsell Common, sneak into George Herbert's deserted house, and even escape London by boat! Along the way you'll meet 12 live actors and a digital cast, including Carrie, Tom and Anna-Marie!
"If you've been to see this then you've been to the birth of the next level of theatre."
"Utterly brilliant, most immersive experience on the planet. A fluid mix of technonlogy, elite acting and physical adventure. Best day out and a life memory. A 'must' experience."
"Wow!!! Just wow...It was a fantastic few hours...The actors were fantastic, West End standard. The atmosphere, the props everything was amazing...All of your senses are used in this journey, from the smells, hearing, seeing and feeling! For me it is a must do and can’t wait for Layered reality to do another adventure. Thank you for the great evening!"
Carrie Hope Fletcher
Carrie plays Beth, Parson Nathaniel's wife, in Jeff Wayne's The War of The Worlds: The Immersive Experience. She originally played the role in the arena tours of the album in 2014 and 2018. Watch below to hear what she thought of the experience!
"The decor and rooms you go through are done really well, the interactive actors were fab and great in character...not too scary but suspenseful and fun"
"Not only one of the best experiences I have ever had but one I keep thinking back on. The attention to detail is astonishing, the actors fully interact with you and of course Jeff Wayne’s music along with holograms, VR and the stunning sets blows your mind."
Anna-Marie plays Carrie in Jeff Wayne's The War of The Worlds: The Immersive Experience. She has played the role multiple times in the arena tour of the album. Watch below to hear her talk about the technology involved in the show, and how the role of Carrie has evolved.
See inside the experience
Visit our gallery or watch our trailer to get a taste of what your experience will look like. Or head over to our reviews page to hear from previous audience members!