A Brief History of Plays 1987-2017

The RoundTheatre

One of two very special events celebrating Alan Ayckbourn's 60 years with the company.

Price: £75 / £35

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17 September
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Alan Ayckbourn invites you to join him in celebrating his 60 years with the company.

These two special nights, led by Alan himself, bring you extracts of his plays from across those years and rejoice in the stories of making them. Alan is joined by members of this summer’s company and from his past companies to bring them to life.

Look out for familiar faces which will be revealed as the casting is announced on our website - or sign up to our mailing list to make sure you are the first to hear.

By sharing these rare evenings with us you will be playing your part in inspiring and encouraging the playmakers of the future as funds raised at the this event will help the theatre continue to produce new and exciting productions.


1987 - 2017

Part 1: Man of the Moment to House & Garden
Part 2: Damsels in Distress to Hero's Welcome


Tickets: £75 (includes prosecco, a programme & post-show reception with the company) / £35.

Buy both evenings for £140 / £65 (book the first event covering 1957 - 1987 here)

dates

17 September 2017, 7.00pm

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funded by
Arts Council England
Whitby-Scarborough-Filey Borough of Scarborough