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An Inspector Calls extends booking at the Playhouse Theatre
The hit revival extends booking to 2017.
The production returned to the West End on 10 November 2016, following previews from 4 November and was previously booking to 4 February 2017.
Stephen Daldry's production of An Inspector Calls has won four Tony Awards, three Oliviers and has played to more than 4 million theatregoers worldwide since 1992. The play was first staged in the UK seventy years ago and this year will mark the 25th anniversary of its first appearance at the National Theatre. It features designs by Ian MacNeil, lighting by Rick Fisher and is produced by PW Productions.
Clive Francis stars as Mr Birling alongside, Barbara Marten (Mrs Birling), Liam Brennan (Inspector Goole), Matthew Douglas (Gerald Croft), Carmela Corbett (Sheila Birling), Hamish Riddle (Eric Birling), Diana Payne-Myers (Edna), Geoffrey Towers, Benedict Salter and Beth Tuckey.
Written at the end of the Second World War and set before the First, An Inspector Calls is described as "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 and each character slowly learns that they each played a part in her demise.
Tickets for the new booking period are now on sale.