Welcome to Jeff Wayne’s The War of The Worlds: The Immersive Experience for Schools

Experience the Epic Tale Like Never Before!

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Step into the mesmerising world of H.G. Wells' classic science fiction masterpiece with Jeff Wayne's The War of the Worlds: The Immersive Experience. Get ready to embark on an unforgettable journey, where history, technology, and artistry combine to create an awe-inspiring adventure that will captivate students and educators alike.

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Dive into the heart of the 19th century as you become a part of the Martian invasion. Witness both terror and wonder, alongside an iconic soundtrack right before your eyes. Your Layered Reality™ experience is enhanced with the very latest technology and multi-sensory special effects. Through cutting-edge technology, out-of-this-world visuals, powerful storytelling, and Jeff Wayne’s multi-award-winning score we bring this iconic tale to life, making it an ideal educational experience for students of all ages.

Key Highlights:

  • Immersive Storytelling: Be prepared to be transported to the Victorian era and the chaos of the Martian invasion. Our state-of-the-art audiovisual effects and stunning set designs will make you feel like you're right in the middle of the action. Talk and interact with the live cast and get up close to some of your favourite characters from the story.
  • Memorable Learning: Our experience goes beyond mere observation. Students will actively participate in the narrative. Engaging in this way is a unique opportunity for pupils to live, breathe, touch and smell what they are learning. The emotional engagement and sensory elements create a lasting impact on their understanding of the experience.
  • Curriculum Aligned: Our immersive experience is a unique tool for educators across a range of subjects, such as Performing Arts, Media Studies, Music and English Literature. Discuss how elements of improvisation and audience participation make each group’s experience wholly individual, explore the use of Jeff Wayne’s iconic score as a storytelling device or compare the stunning performance to the infamous words of H.G Wells. All of this, in one show!
  • Collaborative Exploration: Foster teamwork and communication as students work together and explore this multi-layered adventure, applying it to concepts taught in the classroom.
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Join Us in Unveiling the Extraordinary:
Prepare your students for an experience that transcends the boundaries of time and space. Jeff Wayne's The War of the Worlds: The Immersive Experience offers a unique blend of entertainment and education, transporting students to a world where history and fiction collide. Book your school visit today and ignite the spark of curiosity and learning!


Booking Information:
Bringing Jeff Wayne's The War of the Worlds: The Immersive Experience to your school is easy! Whether you're planning a single class visit or a full-school event, we're here to ensure a seamless and educational experience. Contact our customer service team on support@layeredreality.com to make your booking now.
Teachers go free. 1 teacher is required within every group of 11 (each timeslot has a maximum occupancy of 12 and groups go through every 10 minutes).

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Back to school offer:
Schools that book group outings on Thursdays or Fridays in September and October will be able to access student tickets for £30 (usually £40) and receive a free The War of The Worlds pen and pad for each pupil.*
*Offer applies to schools with pupils between 10-16 years of age, excludes 6th forms or colleges.

Safety and Accessibility:
The safety and comfort of our visitors are our top priorities. Our venue is not wheelchair accessible, however we do have alternative routes for those who wish to take them. We also have risk assessments available upon request. Please read our ACCESS GUIDE before booking. Your students' well-being is assured as they explore this immersive adventure.