Fake Radio Presents: "The War of the Worlds", an 80th Anniversary, Live Halloween Recreation With Special Guest Star - Phil Proctor!

Venue

350 East Main Street
Hillsboro
,
OR
97123
,
US

Website

Description

"Slickly professional in every particular... Formidably funny… Surprisingly pleasing..."
— The Los Angeles Times

"An uncanny sense of a time warp gone horribly right... A palpable sense of infectious goofiness…" "A must see... Boasts an outstanding cast..."
— LA Weekly

"Riveting in its commitment and vocal variety."
— Stage Raw

To celebrate its 80th anniversary, the cast of "Fake Radio" is proud to recreate, in its entirety, the radio broadcast that shocked an entire nation: "The War of the Worlds"!

In 1938, Orson Welles and his talented Mercury Radio Theater Company pulled off the improbable: convincing the nation that a Martian invasion was underway. 80 years later, come see our chilling recreation of this incredible piece of American radio history!

Our show will include a short piece by famed SciFi writer Ray Bradbury and a sketch about the life of Orson Welles. And our special guest star is: Phil Proctor from the legendary comedy troupe "The Firesign Theater"!

For more information or tix: https://www.fakeradio.net/

Show Details: Running time of 120min with an intermission Curtain at 7:30pm, doors at 7pm Theaters are handicapped accessible Bar in theaters for adult and non-adult beverages Safe for ages 10+ or for anyone who can behold a Martian invasion!

Tix available: [here] (https://bagnbaggage.org/play-event/war-of-the-worlds/)