An Inspector Calls

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Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

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Tue 14 Feb - Sat 18 Feb 2023

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Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

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Tue 14 Feb - Sat 18 Feb 2023
Exchange Street, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP20 1UG
1 hour 50 minutes
Tue - Sat at 19:30
Wed, Thu, Sat at 14:30
For group bookings of 10 or more:

Why go and see it?

JB Priestley’s brilliantly constructed masterpiece powerfully dramatises the dangers of casual capitalism’s hypocrisy. Stephen Daldry’s epic production highlights the play’s enduring relevance.

Stephen Daldry’s multi award-winning National Theatre production of JB Priestley’s classic thriller returns.

Since 1992, Daldry’s production of An Inspector Calls has won a total of 19 major awards, including four Tony Awards and three Olivier Awards, and has played to more than 4 million theatergoers worldwide. An Inspector Calls is the most internationally-lauded production in the National Theatre’s history.

Dazzling, if you haven't seen it, you must. If you have, see it again
- Mail On Sunday 2010
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
Spell‐binding. Grabs you by the throat and won’t let you go.
- The Guardian

Hailed as the theatrical event of its generation, winning more awards than any other production in history, An Inspector Calls has thrilled more than 4 million people worldwide.

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.

Featuring Ian MacNeil’s ingenious designs, music by Oscar-winning composer Stephen Warbeck (Shakespeare in Love) and atmospheric lighting by Rick Fisher, this landmark production is guaranteed to have old fans rushing back and new theatregoers being swept away into the mysterious world of Inspector Goole.

Creative team:

Director Stephen Daldry

Designer Ian MacNeil

Lighting Designer Rick Fisher

Composer Stephen Warbeck

Associate Director Julian Webber

Producer PW Productions

Please note: Trailer features previous cast.

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What the critics say

Every time Stephen Daldry's great production of this JB Priestley play returns, its power and pertinence feel all the more striking
- The Independent
Stephen Daldry’s spectacularly successful remount of JB Priestley has returned to the West End… it remains a remarkable evening.
- The Times
I never tire of watching it. An Inspector Calls always speaks to the changing political moment.
- Dominic Cavendish for The Telegraph

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Exchange Street, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP20 1UG
Aylesbury
Our Box Office opening times for in person bookings are Monday – Sunday, opening 90mins prior to each performance and closing 15mins after the performance commences.
There is a bar on every level of the theatre, including a private bar in our Cartwright Room and Second Space.
The theatre cloakroom is located in the Stalls foyer; items can be stored in the cloakroom for £1. ATG Theatre Card members have free use of the cloakroom.

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre can be found in the heart of Aylesbury. The theatre has attracted international interest in the world of construction and boasts a dynamic programme of electrifying West End productions, unparalleled comedy and the best children’s shows. The multi-functional venue can accommodate conferences, meetings and live screenings.

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Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

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Tue 14 Feb - Sat 18 Feb 2023
Exchange Street, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP20 1UG
1 hour 50 minutes
Tue - Sat at 19:30
Wed, Thu, Sat at 14:30
For group bookings of 10 or more: