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Professional Productions Calendar

Body Language at Southwald Arts Centre

Start Date:

2018-07-11T15:25:21BST


End Time:

2018-07-21T15:25:21BST


Event Description:

Body Language at The Jubilee Hall, Aldeburgh

Start Date:

2018-07-24T15:25:21BST


End Time:

2018-07-28T15:25:21BST


Event Description:

Joking Apart at the Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Start Date:

2018-07-26T13:58:25BST


End Time:

2018-08-02T13:58:25BST


Location:

Directed by Alan Ayckbourn


Event Description:

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Joking Apart at the Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Start Date:

2018-08-08T13:58:25BST


End Time:

2018-08-11T13:58:25BST


Location:

Directed by Alan Ayckbourn


Event Description:

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Joking Apart Post-Show Q&A with Alan Ayckbourn & company

Start Date:

2018-08-09T14:06:11BST


Location:

Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough


Event Description:

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Joking Apart at the Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Start Date:

2018-08-13T13:58:25BST


End Time:

2018-08-16T13:58:25BST


Location:

Directed by Alan Ayckbourn


Event Description:

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Joking Apart at the Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Start Date:

2018-08-24T13:58:25BST


End Time:

2018-08-30T13:58:25BST


Location:

Directed by Alan Ayckbourn


Event Description:

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Joking Apart at the Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Start Date:

2018-09-13T13:58:25BST


End Time:

2018-09-14T13:58:25BST


Location:

Directed by Alan Ayckbourn


Event Description:

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Joking Apart at the Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Start Date:

2018-09-18T13:58:25BST


End Time:

2018-09-20T13:58:25BST


Location:

Directed by Alan Ayckbourn


Event Description:

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Joking Apart at the Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Start Date:

2018-09-22T13:58:25BST


Location:

Directed by Alan Ayckbourn


Event Description:

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Joking Apart at the Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Start Date:

2018-09-24T13:58:25BST


End Time:

2018-09-25T13:58:25BST


Location:

Directed by Alan Ayckbourn


Event Description:

See Event

Joking Apart at the Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Start Date:

2018-09-28T13:58:25BST


End Time:

2018-09-29T13:58:25BST


Location:

Directed by Alan Ayckbourn


Event Description:

See Event

Joking Apart at the Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Start Date:

2018-10-03T13:58:25BST


End Time:

2018-10-04T13:58:25BST


Location:

Directed by Alan Ayckbourn


Event Description:

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Ten Times Table at The Mill at Sonning

Start Date:

2018-08-02T15:26:33BST


End Time:

2018-09-22T15:26:33BST


Location:

Dirercted by Robin Herford


Event Description:

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Living Together at Sheringham Little Theatre

Start Date:

2018-08-10T15:27:39BST


End Time:

2018-08-18T15:27:39BST


Event Description:

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Relatively Speaking at Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield

Start Date:

2018-08-21T15:30:19BST


End Time:

2018-08-25T15:30:19BST


Event Description:

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Communicating Doors at Mowlem Theatre, Swanage

Start Date:

2018-08-21T15:29:01BST


End Time:

2018-08-25T15:29:01BST


Event Description:

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Better Off Dead at the Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Start Date:

2018-09-06T14:00:48BST


End Time:

2018-09-12T14:00:48BST


Location:

Directed by Alan Ayckbourn


Event Description:

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Better Off Dead at the Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Start Date:

2018-09-15T14:00:48BST


End Time:

2018-09-17T14:00:48BST


Location:

Directed by Alan Ayckbourn


Event Description:

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Better Off Dead Post-Show Q&A with Alan Ayckbourn & company

Start Date:

2018-09-20T14:06:11BST


Location:

Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough


Event Description:

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Better Off Dead at the Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Start Date:

2018-09-20T14:00:48BST


End Time:

2018-09-22T14:00:48BST


Location:

Directed by Alan Ayckbourn


Event Description:

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Better Off Dead at the Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Start Date:

2018-09-26T14:00:48BST


End Time:

2018-09-27T14:00:48BST


Location:

Directed by Alan Ayckbourn


Event Description:

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Better Off Dead at the Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Start Date:

2018-08-29T14:00:48BST


End Time:

2018-10-02T14:00:48BST


Location:

Directed by Alan Ayckbourn


Event Description:

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Better Off Dead at the Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Start Date:

2018-10-05T14:00:48BST


End Time:

2018-10-06T14:00:48BST


Location:

Directed by Alan Ayckbourn


Event Description:

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Improbable Fiction at the Lawrence Batley Theatre, Huddersfield

Start Date:

2018-09-27T13:47:13BST


End Time:

2018-09-29T13:47:13BST


Location:

A Dick & Lottie production


Event Description:

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Joking Apart / Better Off Dead at The New Vic, Newcastle-under-Lyme

Start Date:

2018-10-09T15:19:58BST


End Time:

2018-10-27T15:19:58BST


Location:

Directed by Alan Ayckbourn


Event Description:

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Joking Apart at the Old Laundry Theatre, Bowness-on-Windermere

Start Date:

2018-10-31T11:03:53GMT


End Time:

2018-11-01T11:03:53GMT


Location:

Directed by Alan Ayckbourn


Event Description:

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Joking Apart at the Old Laundry Theatre, Bowness-on-Windermere

Start Date:

2018-11-05T11:03:53GMT


End Time:

2018-11-08T11:03:53GMT


Location:

Directed by Alan Ayckbourn


Event Description:

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Joking Apart at the Old Laundry Theatre, Bowness-on-Windermere

Start Date:

2018-11-10T11:03:53GMT


Location:

Directed by Alan Ayckbourn


Event Description:

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Better Off Dead at the Old Laundry Theatre, Bowness-on-Windermere

Start Date:

2018-11-02T11:03:53GMT


End Time:

2018-11-03T11:03:53GMT


Location:

Directed by Alan Ayckbourn


Event Description:

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Better Off Dead at the Old Laundry Theatre, Bowness-on-Windermere

Start Date:

2018-11-08T11:03:53GMT


End Time:

2018-11-10T11:03:53GMT


Location:

Directed by Alan Ayckbourn


Event Description:

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Haunting Julia at Queen's Theatre, Hornchurch

Start Date:

2018-11-01T15:31:43GMT


End Time:

2018-11-18T15:31:43GMT


Event Description:

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Season's Greetings at the Gordon Craig Theatre, Stevenage

Start Date:

2018-11-07T15:19:58GMT


End Time:

2018-11-10T15:19:58GMT


Event Description:

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GamePlan at the Lawrence Batley Theatre, Huddersfield

Start Date:

2019-01-22T13:47:13GMT


End Time:

2019-01-26T13:47:13GMT


Location:

A Dick & Lottie production


Event Description:

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Alan Ayckbourn Directed Productions

Joking Apart (26 July - 4 October in rep)
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Better Off Dead (6 September - 6 October in rep)
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Joking Apart (9 - 27 October in rep)
The New Vic, Newcastle-under-Lyme

Better Off Dead (11 - 27 October in rep)
The New Vic, Newcastle-under-Lyme

Joking Apart (31 October - 10 November in rep)
The Old Laundry Theatre, Bowness-on-Windermere

Better Off Dead (2 - 10 November in rep)
The Old Laundry Theatre, Bowness-on-Windermere

Ayckbourn Events

Joking Apart Post-Show Q&A (9 August)
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Better Off Dead Post-Show Q&A (20 September)
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Dick & Lottie productions

Dick & Lottie is the only company in the UK exclusively dedicated to the plays of Alan Ayckbourn. The company has the patronage of this website and further details can be found here.

27 - 29 September:
Improbable Fiction
The Lawrence Batley Theatre, Huddersfield

22 - 26 January 2019: GamePlan
The Lawrence Batley Theatre, Huddersfield

Spring 2019: Private Fears In Public Places
The Davenport Theatre, New York


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UK Professional & Amateur Productions

* directed by Alan Ayckbourn
All productions professional unless otherwise marked.


Until 21 July: Body Language

Southwold Arts Centre

Until 28 July: Woman In Mind (amateur)
East Lane Theatre, Sudbury

24 - 28 July: Body Language
The Jubilee Hall, Aldeburgh

26 - 28 July: Confusions (amateur)
Upper Bucklebury Memorial Hall, Upper Bucklebury

26 July - 4 October (in rep): Joking Apart *
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

27 - 28 July: Confusions (amateur)
Upper Bucklebury Memorial Hall

2 August - 22 September: Ten Times Table
The Mill at Sonning

2 - 4 August: Things We Do For Love
Tivoli Theatre, Wimborne

10 - 18 August: Living Together
Sheringham Little Theatre, Sheringham , Norfolk

20 - 25 August: Farcicals (amateur)
Venue 39, Radisson Hotel, Royal Mile, Edinburgh

21 - 25 August: Communicating Doors

Mowlem Theatre, Swanage

21 - 25 August: Relatively Speaking
Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield

6 September - 6 October (in rep): Better Off Dead *
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

8 - 15 September: Taking Steps (amateur)
Stockport Garrick Theatre, Stockport

19 - 22 September: Snake In The Grass (amateur)
Playhouse Theatre, Whitstable

24 - 29 September: Snake In The Grass (amateur)
Wharf Theatre, Devizes, Wiltshire

27 - 29 September: Improbable Fiction (Dick & Lottie)
The Lawrence Batley Theatre, Huddersfield

1 - 6 October: Absurd Person Singular (amateur)
The Little Theatre, Leicester

9 - 27 October (in rep): Joking Apart *
The New Vic, Newcastle-under-Lyme

11 - 27 October (in rep): Better Off Dead *
The New Vic, Newcastle-under-Lyme

10 - 13 October: Surprises (amateur)
The Clubhouse Theatre, Blackburn

25 - 27 October: Neighbourhood Watch (amateur)
St Andrew's Hall, Bromley

31 October - 10 November (in rep): Joking Apart *
The Old Laundry Theatre, Bowness-on-Windermere

2 - 10 November (in rep): Better Off Dead *
The Old Laundry Theatre, Bowness-on-Windermere

1 - 18 November: Haunting Julia
Queen's Theatre, Hornchurch

7 - 10 November: Season's Greetings
Gordon Craig Theatre, Stevenage

21 - 24 November: Snake In The Grass (amateur)
Gladstone Theatre, Port Sunlight

22 - 26 January 2019: GamePlan (Dick & Lottie)
The Lawrence Batley Theatre, Huddersfield

Spring 2019: Private Fears In Public Places (Dick & Lottie)
The Davenport Theatre, New York

Please note: The website does not receive automatic notification of Ayckbourn productions or events. We can only list productions we are made aware of - if your production isn't listed, you haven't contacted us at admin@alanayckbourn.net about it. Click here for the What's On / Listings policy.