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An Inspector Calls

By J.B. Priestley
Directed by David Darlow

December 4, 2013 - January 12, 2014

Greenhouse Theater Center, Upstairs Mainstage
Featuring Greg Matthew Anderson and Nick Sandys

Classic British mystery with a twist

England, 1912. The Birling family has just enjoyed a fine dinner in their upper-middle class home. Enter Inspector Goole, who brings word of a sudden death. The inspector proceeds to interrogate the family, discovering dark secrets and setting off a series of revelations. An Inspector Calls is classic English drawing-room mystery a la Agatha Christie, and more—a social critique that has made it a literary classic. "Whodunit?" becomes a question of what "it" was, how it was done, to whom it was done, and just who Inspector Goole might be.


An Inspector Calls Reviews:

“A RATTLING GOOD SHOW”
Wall Street Journal

“SOLID...very savvy”
Chicago Tribune

“theatrical equivalent of a page turner”
Chicago Sun-Times

Four Stars “STELLAR cast”
Time Out Chicago

“CRACKLING revival”
Stage and Cinema

“You MUST mark your reservations as soon as possible”
Around the Town


Multimedia

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Between The Lines

Sunday, December 22, 2013, at 1:30 pm

Guest speaker TBD


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Sponsors

The 2013/2014 Season is generously underwritten by:
BRENDA AND JAMES GRUSECKI


An Inspector Calls is underwritten, in part, by:
GEOFFREY A. ANDERSON, Associate Production Sponsor

JUDY JOHANSEN, Associate Production Sponsor

NANCY A. MCDANIEL, Associate Production Sponsor

ANONYMOUS, Assistant Production Sponsor

JOHN AND PAULINE ADAMS, Assistant Production Sponsors

BRUCE AND MARY FEAY, Assistant Production Sponsors
KAREN RANDOLPH AND BILL LINDEN, Assistant Production Sponsors

 


Cast

Greg Matthew Anderson

Greg Matthew Anderson
as Gerald Croft

Luke Daigle
Luke Daigle
as Eric Birling
Isabel Ellison
Isabel Ellison
as Sheila Birling
Maggie McCally
Maggie McCally
as Edna
Lia Mortensen
Lia Mortensen
as Sybil Birling
Roderick Peeples
Roderick Peeples
as Arthur Birling
Nick Sandys
Nick Sandys
as Inspector Goole