David Ian Productions

David Ian Productions is a leading entertainment company based in London’s Covent Garden. Formed in 2006, DIP specializes in presenting large-scale theatrical productions in the UK, the US and internationally, and also offers a full general management service to the industry.

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1938 a Halloween episode of the drama anthology series ‘Mercury Theatre of the Air’ provoked mass hysteria across the United States when it was broadcast on the CBS radio network. The adaptation of H.G. Wells' ‘The War of the Worlds’, directed and narrated by Orson Welles, was presented as a series of simulated news bulletins, which suggested to many listeners that an actual Martian invasion was in progress.