An Inspector Calls arrives at Venue Cymru,Llandudno between September 22-26 as part of its nationwide tour.
Winner of 19 major international awards, Stephen Daldry’s legendary production of J.B Priestley’s classic thriller An Inspector Calls returns for a 28-week national tour this autumn.
The cast includes Liam Brennan as Inspector Goole, Caroline Wildi as Mrs Birling, Tim Woodward as Mr Birling, Matthew Douglas as Gerald Croft, Katherine Jack as Sheila Birling, Hamish Riddle as Eric Birling and Diana Payne Myers as Edna.
Director Stephen Daldry has received Academy Award nominations in his career for Best Director and/or Best Picture for his films The Reader, starring Kate Winslett and Ralph Fiennes, The Hours, starring Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman and Julianne Moore, Billy Elliot starring Jamie Bell and Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close starring Tom Hanks and Sandra Bullock.
Daldry won his first major directorial success in 1992 when his visionary revival of J.B. Priestley’s An Inspector Calls opened at the National Theatre to outstanding critical acclaim.
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.
The longest running play revival in history, Stephen Daldry’s An Inspector Calls has played in the West End (including a 6-year run), on Broadway, across Australia, the United States, Japan and Europe and has currently completed seven major UK tours. The production returned to the West End in 2010, winning a host of 5-star reviews and enjoying sell-out performances at the Novello Theatre before transferring to the Wyndham’s for an extended run. Widely renowned as the theatrical event of our generation, this production has now been seen by an excess of three million theatregoers worldwide.
An Inspector Calls tickets are available via the Box Office at Venue Cymru, by phone on 01492 872000 or online at www.venuecymru.co.uk.
Prices vary between £28-£18 dependant on performance