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An Inspector Calls

By JB Priestley

West End run ended in April 2017
Running Time: 1 hour 40 mins, no interval

An Inspector Calls

Stephen Daldry’s multi award-winning production of JB Priestley’s classic thriller returns to the West End for a strictly limited season.

Hailed as the theatrical event of its generation, winning more awards than any other production in history, this magnificent National Theatre presentation has thrilled more than 4 million people worldwide. Now Daldry (Oscar-nominated Director of The Reader, The Hours and Billy Elliot) returns to re-direct his masterpiece at London’s Playhouse Theatre.

When Inspector Goole arrives unexpectedly at the prosperous Birling family home, their peaceful dinner party is shattered by his investigations into the death of a young woman.

His startling revelations shake the very foundations of their lives and challenge us all to examine our consciences.

More relevant now than ever, this is a must-see for a whole new generation of theatregoers.


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5 star rating

Spectacular. If you haven’t seen it, you must. If you have, see it again

Mail on Sunday
5 star rating

Stephen Daldry’s thrilling award-laden production has returned. A work of great directorial daring, breathtaking visual invention and passionate moral urgency

Daily Telegraph
5 star rating

Visually astonishing

Daily Express
5 star rating

A riveting examination of conscience and class

Sunday Express
5 star rating

Thrilling. Don't dare miss it!

Daily Mai

The production grips and dazzles. Still heart-thumpingly thrilling

The Times

A marvellous, emotional and intelligent evening


An epic for our epoch, a thrillingly physical piece of theatre - with the power to stir the heart as much as the mind

Evening Standard

Stunning… dark and gleaming and elegant

New York Times

Theatrical perfection

Daily Telegraph

Priestley played with atmosphere, purpose, style and wit

Financial Times

Spell‐binding. Grabs you by the throat and won’t let you go


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Production team

Group booking prices

For An Inspector Calls the following discounts are available Monday - Friday:

Groups 10+
£55 reduced to £39.50
£37.50 reduced to £29.50
£32.50 reduced to £25
£27.50 reduced to £20

Groups 40+
£55 reduced to £37
£37.50 reduced to £27
£32.50 reduced to £22.50

Use our West End Group booking form here or contact the Box Office on 020 7452 3010


Schools 10+
£55 / £37.50 reduced to £25
£32.50 / £27.50 reduced to £19.50
Every 11th ticket goes free of charge for teacher / supervisor

Use our West End Schools group booking form here or contact the Box Office on 020 7452 3010

Please note: all group discounts are not available 26 December 2016 - 3 January 2017