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Laurel Mill Playhouse presents auditions on

  • Saturday, December 4th at 2pm
  • Monday, December 6th at 7pm
The War of the Worlds: The 1938 Radio Script

based on the novel by H.G. Wells
by Howard E. Koch
Presented by special arrangement with Playscripts
Directed by Larry Simmons


Science Fiction Drama|60 – 65 minutes
5 m, 6 either (4-22 actors possible: 0-9 f, 4-22 m)

Broadcast from New York’s Mercury Theatre in 1938, this infamous radio play, based on the novel by H. G. Wells, had many terrified listeners convinced that an actual alien invasion of Earth was taking place. Adapted by Howard E. Koch, co-writer of Casablanca, and directed and narrated by Orson Welles, this original script detailing the frightening tale of an extraterrestrial takeover is now available to bring to life onstage to thrill and chill audiences.

There will be cold readings from the script. Please bring resume and headshot if available. Also conflicts between audition date and January 30, 2022.

Everyone who enters theater must show their vaccination card and id. All actors and actresses must be fully vaccinated and show proof of vaccination. Masks are required by Prince Georges County.

Location: 508 Main St., Laurel MD 20707

Casting all ages, races, ethnicities, gender expressions, body types and ability.


Email or call 301-452-2557

Show dates:

  • Friday, January 21 at 8pm
  • Saturday, January 22 at 8pm
  • Sunday, January 23 at 2pm
  • Friday, January 28 at 8pm
  • Saturday, January 29 at 8pm
  • Sunday, January 30 at 2pm

Auditions for Sci-Fi Christmas

For this whimsical tale of Christmas in outer space, Director Phil N. DeBlanc will be casting:

  • 6 Women
  • 5 Men
  • 4 Pets
  • 1 Robot

Production will run from December 18 -20.