Ayckbourn Chronology: 1961

Notable Events

Ayckbourn In Other Media

Notable Productions

> Directorial debut with Gaslight at the Library Theatre, Scarborough.

> Fourth play
Standing Room Only is his final play to be written under the pseudonym of Roland Allen (from 1964, this will also be regarded as the first play to be written as Alan Ayckbourn).

> Birth of second son, Philip.

World premieres
Standing Room Only; Love Undertaken

Plays directed (non-Ayckbourn)
Gaslight; Two For The Seesaw; David Copperfield; The Boys And The Girls

Professional acting
Victoria Regina; Five Finger Exercise; Soldier From The Wars Returning; Little Brother, Little Sister; The Bed Life Of A Mad Boy; Standing Room Only; Stranger In The Family; The Boys And The Girls
World Premiere: Standing Room Only
Director: Stephen Joseph
Venue: Library Theatre, Scarborough

World Premiere: Love Undertaken
Director: Ken Boden
Description: Grey Play (unpublished / not
available to produce)
Venue: St Mary's Parish House, Scarborough

All research for this page by and copyright of Simon Murgatroyd. Please do not reproduce without permission of the copyright holder.