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The National Theatre of Great Britain’s Landmark production of JB Priestley’s classic thriller

An Inspector Calls

February 19

March 10, 2019

The Yard at Chicago Shakespeare

A WorldStage Production from the UK
directed by Stephen Daldry

Critical Acclaim

“Top 10 shows to look forward to in 2019.”

-CHICAGO TRIBUNE
 

★★★★★

“Thrilling...don't dare miss it.”

-DAILY MAIL (UK)

★★★★★

“Superbly tense. Breathtaking, daring, and faultless execution”

-DAILY TELEGRAPH (UK)

     ★★★★★     

      “Visually astonishing.”      

        -DAILY EXPRESS (UK)        
 

★★★★

“The production grips and dazzles. Nerve-shreddingly exciting. Still heart-thumpingly thrilling.”

-THE TIMES (UK)
 

★★★★★

“As fresh and mesmerizing as it was 17 years ago. For first timers it’s a three-act feast of the unexpected.”

-WHAT’S ON STAGE
 

“Spine-tingling. Lushly operatic, yet hard as steel—grabs you by the throat and won't let you go.”

-THE GUARDIAN (UK)

“ASTONISHING…there is no better time to see this production.”

-DC METRO THEATER ARTS

“There’ll never be a better production… always speaks to the changing political moment.”

-THE TELEGRAPH (UK)
 

★★★★★

“A riveting examination of conscience and class.”

-THE SUNDAY EXPRESS
 

“EYE-POPPING…remains vital and sharp in 2018.”

-BROADWAYWORLD

“ELEGANT…an evening of many dark and twisting delights.”

-THE WASHINGTON POST

“Feels as thrillingly fresh and disconcerting as when it was first minted almost a quarter of a century ago.”

-THE INDEPENDENT (UK)

“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 (UK)

“What a spectacle: this is bold, thinking, populist theatre, designed to entertain but also to boot you up the bum and shake the complacencies out of you.”

-TIMEOUT LONDON


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

-THE MAIL
 

 

 

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