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 - December

1 December: World premiere of The Musical Jigsaw Musical Play at the Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round in 1994.

2 December: World premiere of My Sister Sadie at the Stephen Joseph Theatre in 2003; world premiere of Miss Yesterday at the Stephen Joseph Theatre in 2004; London premiere of Alan Ayckbourn and Paul Todd's revue Incidental Music at the Orange Tree, Richmond, in 1983.

3 December: World premiere of The Jollies at the Stephen Joseph Theatre in 2002.

4 December: World premiere of The Boy Who Fell Into A Book in 1998; world premiere of Callisto#7 in 1999.

5 December: World premiere of Alan Ayckbourn and Denis King's musical Whenever at the Stephen Joseph Theatre in 2000.

6 December: World premiere of No Knowing at the Stephen Joseph Theatre in 2016.

7 December: Broadway premiere of The Norman Conquests at the Morocco Theatre in 1975.

8 December: World premiere of Alan Ayckbourn's adaptation of R.B. Sheridan's A Trip To Scarborough at the Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round in 1982; West End revival of Season's Greetings at the National Theatre in 2010.

9 December: First and only amateur production of Alan Ayckbourn and Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical Jeeves at Dulwich College in 1981.

10 December: London premiere of Alan Ayckbourn and Paul Todd's revue Me, Myself And I at the Orange Tree in 1982.

11 December: World premiere of The Princess And The Mouse at the Stephen Joseph Theatre in 2002.

12 December: World premiere of Callisto 5 at the Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round in 1990.

14 December: London premiere of Wildest Dreams at The Pit in 1993 - the first Ayckbourn production to be staged by the Royal Shakespeare Company; West End premiere of Alan Ayckbourn and Paul Todd's revue Mere Soup Songs at the National Theatre in 1986; radio premiere of the BBC's adaptation of Alan Ayckbourn and Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical By Jeeves in 1996.

15 December: World premiere of Alain Resnais's film adaptation of Intimate Exchanges - Smoking / No Smoking - in 1993.

16 December: World premiere of Alan Ayckbourn and Paul Todd's musical Making Tracks at the Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round in 1981; world premiere of Alan Ayckbourn and Denis King's musical Whenever at the Stephen Joseph Theatre in 2008; television premiere of the BBC's adaptation of Countdown in 1972.

17 December: West End premiere of Alan Ayckbourn and Paul Todd's revue Me, Myself And I at the Orange Tree in 2003.

18 December: World premiere of Cheap & Cheerful at the Stephen Joseph Theatre in 1998.

19 December: World premiere of Dad's Tale at the Library Theatre in 1960.

21 December: World premiere of Love After All at the Library Theatre in 1959.

23 December: Alan Ayckbourn appointed Freeman of Scarborough on 1986.

24 December: Television premiere of the BBC's adaptation of Season's Greetings in 1986; television premiere of the BBC's adaptation of Relatively Speaking in 1989.

25 December: Radio premiere of the BBC's adaptation of Relatively Speaking in 1975.

26 December: World premiere of Christmas V Mastermind at the Victoria Theatre, Stoke-on-Trent, in 1962; radio premiere of the BBC's adaptation of Season's Greetings in 1999.

28 December: Radio premiere of the BBC's adaptation of Season's Greetings in 1985.

31 December: Alan Ayckbourn's CBE and knighthoods are announced in 1986 and 1996 respectively; broadcast premiere of With Great Pleasure featuring Alan Ayckbourn on BBC Radio 4 in 1977.

Copyright: Simon Murgatroyd.