Stephen Daldry directs his National Theatre of Great Britain’s landmark production of J.B. Priestley’s classic thriller An Inspector Calls, hailed as the theatrical event of its generation and winner of an unprecedented number of awards, with an exclusive West Coast engagement at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts from January 22nd to February 10th. The modern reimagining of the original 1945 script features an iconic grand-scale set about Inspector Goole and his unexpected arrival at the prosperous Birling family home, shattering their peaceful dinner party by his investigations into the death of a young woman. His startling revelations shake the very foundations of their lives and challenge audiences to question their own consciences. Currently touring Washington, DC, LA, Chicago and Boston, Daldry's masterpiece has been seen by over 4 million theatergoers worldwide since it was first staged in London in 1992. Tickets range from $35 to $105.
Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, 9390 N Santa Monica Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210, www.TheWallis.org/Inspector