Ayckbourn Chronology: 1964

Notable Events

Ayckbourn In Other Media

Notable Productions

> Mr Whatnot becomes the first Ayckbourn play to transfer to the West End. It receives dreadful reviews and closes after just three weeks at the New Arts Theatre, London.

> Leaves Victoria Theatre, Stoke-on-Trent, to concentrate on writing.

> The failure of
Mr Whatnot in London subsequently leads Alan to apply for a job as a radio drama producer at the BBC.

> Final performance as a professional actor in
Two For The Seesaw at Rotherham Civic Theatre.

Professional acting
The Jew Of Malta; The Doctor And The Devils; Two For The Seesaw
London Premiere: Mr Whatnot
Director: Warren Jenkins
Venue: New Arts Theatre, London

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