THE Northern Stage will present H.G.Wells' The War of the Worlds, at The Witham, in Barnard Castle, on Friday, February 16.

The performance is part of the NORTH programme which offers four emerging actors from the North-East the chance to perform with the theatre company.

The company have set their re-telling of the classic dystopian drama in Newcastle.

Tickets are £10 or £8 for up to 16 and students. The play is not recommended for children aged under 12.

To book tickets visit or call the box office on 01833-631107.