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I am going to explain how I would direct the final part of Act3 in order to highlight the dramatic tension and to show the audience Priestly's message concerning social responsibility! An inspector calls

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"An Inspector Calls" -Out Line- I am going to explain how I would direct the final part of Act3 in order to highlight the dramatic tension and to show the audience Priestly's message concerning social responsibility! -Introduction- In 1945 JB Priestly made a play called "An inspector calls". Priestly belived that tho's who were wealthier should pay more taxes. So the government could pay for a state wellfair like NHS and education. He believed this because he was a socialist and belived in fairness. He knew lower class people were not payed much but still had to give virtually all their money away. The state wellfair system would make it fairer! Lower classed people did much more for the country than the upperclasses. ...read more.

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-An Inspector calls- At the beginning before the inspector leaves they are all feeling increadibly upset and angry at each other. Priestly shows this in a stage direction. Mrs Birling is "Distressed" when she finds out about Erics involvement with Eva Smith. She is depressed because she said how she wouldn't let the inspector catch her as she has nothing to hide but when the Inspector tells her this information she is deeply upset. I would have Mrs Birling sit down at this point if she isn't already sat down and hold her head in her hands, crying and have Sheila showing no sympathy for her mother as she tried telling her that the inspector would get the better of her. ...read more.

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And they can't evan take a joke - At this point Mr Birling is interupted by the telephone ringing. There is a moments complete silence. Birling goes to answer it. "Yes? . . . Mr Birling speaking . . . What? - Here -" But obviously the other person has rung off. He puts the telephone down slowly and looks in a panic stricken fashion to the others. "That was the police. A girl has just died - on her way to the infirmary - after swallowing some disinfectant. And a police inspectore is on his way here - to ask some - questions - " This shows how stupid Mr Birling has been by taking it all as a joke but it's come straight back in his face and makes him look stupid and makes him evan more worried and nervouse. GCSE - English Course work By Ian Cottrell ...read more.

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