Feuding theatre critics Moon and Birdboot are swept into the whodunit they are viewing.
"The Real Inspector Hound is an exceedingly clever lampoon, sharply in focus..."The New York Times
Really funny comic gems.Daily Mail
"What absurd fun Tom Stoppard created when he let his fantasies run wild."Evening Standard
"Witty and delicious parody of the fog bound whodunit."Guardian
"A tour de force of theatrical metaphysics."Daily Mail
"A masterpiece... Stoppard mines murder mystery conventions and strikes gold."Independent on Sunday
Real Inspector Hound,The Script
Moon and Birdboot, two drama critics, arrive to watch the performance of a new detective play, a parody of the conventional stage thriller. However the private lives of the critics become inextricably mixed with those of the play's characters until Moon is shot dead and the real Inspector Hound proves to be ... ?