A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z - Dates

Alan Ayckbourn Encyclopedia: Dates - August

1 August: West End premiere of Table Manners (The Norman Conquests) at The Globe in 1974; West End premiere of A Chorus Of Disapproval at the National Theatre in 1985.

3 August: West End premiere of Time Of My Life at the Vaudeville Theatre in 1993.

4 August: World premiere of This Is Where We Came In at the Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round in 1990.

5 August: West End premiere of How The Other Half Loves at the Lyric Theatre in 1970; West End premiere of Living Together (The Norman Conquests) in 1974; world premiere of Alan Ayckbourn and Paul Todd's revue Second Helping at the Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round in 1980.

6 August: West End premiere of Mr Whatnot in 1964 - the first Ayckbourn play to transfer to the West End; world premiere of Arrivals & Departures at the Stephen Joseph Theatre in 2013.

7 August: West End premiere of Communicating Doors at the Gielgud Theatre in 1995.

8 August: West End premiere of Round & Round The Garden (The Norman Conquests) at the Globe Theatre in 1974; world premiere of Alan Ayckbourn and Denis King's musical Orvin - Champion Of Champions at the Stephen Joseph Theatre in 2003.

9 August: West End premiere of House & Garden at the National Theatre in 2000.

10 August: World premiere of Man Of The Moment at the Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round in 1988; world premiere of My Very Own Story at the Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round in 1991.

12 August: First Ayckbourn & The Round event launched at the Stephen Joseph Theatre in 2001; world premiere of Consuming Passions at the Stephen Joseph Theatre in 2016.

13 August: World premiere of Untitled Farce at the Stephen Joseph Theatre in 2005.

14 August: West End premiere of Intimate Exchanges at the Ambassador's Theatre in 1984.

16 August: West End premiere of Time & Time Again at the Comedy Theatre in 1972; directed first play by Harold Pinter - The Caretaker - in 1962.

17 August: World premiere of Private Fears In Public Places at the Stephen Joseph Theatre in 2004.

18 August: World premiere of Michael Winner's film adaptation of A Chorus Of Disapproval at the Paris Theatre, New York, in 1989.

19 August: Professional acting debut in Fritz Hochwaelder's The Strong Are Lonely at the Edinburgh Festival in 1956 as part of Donald Wolfit's company; London revival of Alan Ayckbourn and Paul Todd's revue Me, Myself & I at the Orange Tree, Richmond, in 1983.

20 August: World premiere of Family Circles at the Library Theatre, Scarborough, in 1970; New York premiere of Communicating Doors at the Variety Arts Theater in 1998.

21 August: Directs last play at the Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round - Harold Pinter's Betrayal - in 1996 before the company's move to its new home, the Stephen Joseph Theatre.

25 August: Directs last play at the Library Theatre, Scarborough - Stephen Mallatratt's Mother Country - in 1976 before the company's move to its new home, the Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round.

26 August: World premiere of Alan Ayckbourn and John Pattison's musical Dreams From A Summer House at the Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round in 1992; radio premiere of the BBC's adaptation of Alan Ayckbourn and Denis King's musical Whenever in 2006.

28 August: Radio premiere of the BBC's adaptation of Confusions in 1988.

30 August: Radio premiere of the BBC's adaptation of Table Manners (The Norman Conquests) in 1990.

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