The Day the Earth Stood Still


Online Reservations: $15/pp
Admission at the Door: $18/pp

Written by

Based on a story by Harry Bates

Production Team

Director & Producer: Douglas Cooper
Stage Manager: Nadine Sa
Sound Designer: Dick Rubinstein
Studio Sound Chief: Michael Shannon
Costumer: Harriet Friedman


CBS Announcer (Ken Carpenter): Douglas Cooper
Prof Barnhardt (Sam Jaffe): Jack Dacey
The Narrator (Paul Frees): Charles Ellars
Host (Irving Cummings): Steven Friedman
Klaatu (Michael Rennie): Russel Gannon
Mrs Crockett (Edith Evanson): Nancy Harley
Hilda (Marjorie Crossland): Norma Marshall
Mr Harley (Frank Conroy): Bob Moore
Tom Stevens (Hugh Marlowe): Jamie Shea
Bobby Benson (Bill Gray): Dunnivan Shea
Miss Gloria Gordon: Isabelle Vernalia
Helen Benson (Jean Peters): Lynda Vernalia


In this radio play adaptation, a humanoid alien visitor named Klaatu comes to Earth, accompanied by a powerful eight-foot tall robot, Gort, to deliver an important message that will affect the entire human race.

* Restrictions apply. For more information, please review our Reservations Policy.

Event Properties

Event Date Oct 22, 2015 @ 8:00 pm
Event End Date Oct 24, 2015 @ 10:00 pm
Admission N/A
Location Westford Parish Center for the Arts
We are no longer accepting registration for this event

How to Make Your Reservation

In order to make your online reservation for our upcoming production, please look for the date (gray box with white lettering) to the left of the name of the performance you would like to attend and then select its respective reservation button: Reservation (Single Seat) or Reservation (Multiple Seats). This will bring you to the form for that particular date's reservation page.

If you select the incorrect date, we can move your reservation IF there are seats still available for the performance you are interested. To do so, simply fill out our contact form with the same contact information you provided to make your reservation and select "Reservation Question" as your "Type of Request" and a member of our team will get back to you as soon as possible. Thank you!

Payment Options

We offer 2 payment options for your reservations: Online (PayPal) & Pay at the Door.

  • Online: Using PayPal's secure network, you can purchase your admission online with any credit card or your PayPal account. Or you can make your reservations and pay at the door at the performance.
  • At the Door: Though reservations are strongly encouraged, you can purchase admission (cash or check only) at the door as long as the performance hasn't been "Sold Out".

Member, Student, and Senior Pricing

We offer reduced Pay at the Door pricing for members of the Nashoba Players, students, and senior citizens. However, anyone who purchases their reservations online pays the same price as our Member, Student and Senior Pay at the Door pricing (plus a convenience fee per seat)

  • Members need to be in good standing with our group in order to receive the disount. If you are not sure if you are in good standing, please contact us.
  • Students under the age of 18 do not need to provide proof of their student status. Students over the age of 18 need to provide a school ID to receive the discount.
  • Seniors eligible for our discount must be 65 years or older and provide proof of their age at the door to receive the discount.