Alan Ayckbourn: The Plays - In Depth

The Plays section is the heart of website with more than 1,000 pages dedicated to Alan Ayckbourn's plays and writing. Each play has its own detailed section which can be accessed by clicking on a title below or visiting the Play Index.

If you can't see a play or are looking for a 'Grey' or early play, contributions or books, visit the
Play Index or Complete Playlist.


Adaptations (original author in parenthesis)

1982…..A Trip To Scarborough (Sheridan)
…..Tons Of Money (Evans & Valentine)
…..Wolf At The Door (Becque)

1999…..The Forest (Ostrovsky)
…..Dear Uncle (Chekhov)

One Act / Short Plays

Plays For Children And Young People

Other Works

1974…..Service Not Included (screenplay)
2015…..The Divide (narrative for voices)
2016…..The Karaoke Theatre Company (live entertainment)

Original research for all the play pages is by and copyright of Simon Murgatroyd.

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