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Cast revealed for An Inspector Calls 30th anniversary tour

A scene from An Inspector Calls by J.B. Priestley @ Churchill, Bromley
(2019) A scene from An Inspector Calls by J.B. Priestley @ Churchill, Bromley. ©Tristram Kenton

Casting has been revealed for the upcoming 30th Anniversary tour of An Inspector Calls.

Stephen Daldry’s seminal production of JB Priestley’s classic thriller will launch its new tour at the New Wimbledon Theatre on Friday 9 September before visiting venues across the UK and Ireland.

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Liam Brennan will play ‘Inspector Goole’, Christine Kavanagh ‘Mrs Birling’, Jeffrey Harmer ‘Mr Birling’, Simon Cotton ‘Gerald Croft’, Evlyne Oyedokun ‘Sheila Birling’, George Rowlands ‘Eric Birling’ and Frances Campbell ‘Edna’.

The cast is completed by Philip Stewart, Beth Tuckey, Maceo Cortezz and Rue Blenkinsop.

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In the 30-years since its first performance at the National Theatre in 1992, Stephen 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 5 million theatregoers worldwide. An Inspector Calls is the most internationally-lauded production in the National Theatre’s history.

Written at the end of the Second World War and set before the First, An Inspector Calls is a compelling and haunting thriller. The story begins when the mysterious Inspector Goole calls unexpectedly on the prosperous Birling family home. Their peaceful family dinner party is shattered by his investigations into the death of a young woman.

The tour is designed by Ian MacNeil, with music by Academy Award winning composer Stephen Warbeck and Lighting by Rick Fisher. The associate director is Julian Webber and producer PW Productions.


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