Alan Ayckbourn: Play Titles (by year)

The Play Index lists every Ayckbourn play and work chronologically with a link to the relative section of the website. Click on a play title to find out more about the play.

Plays: 1959 - 1990

1959

The Square Cat
Love After All

1960

Dad's Tale
Double Hitch (Grey play)

1961

Standing Room Only
Love Undertaken (Grey play)

1962

Christmas V Mastermind
Countdown (One act)
Follow The Lover (Grey play)

1963

Mr Whatnot

1965

Relatively Speaking

1967

The Sparrow

1969

How The Other Half Loves
Ernie's Incredible Illucinations (Children's play)

1970

Family Circles

1971

Time And Time Again

1972

Absurd Person Singular

1973

The Norman Conquests (Trilogy consisting of…)
Living Together
Table Manners
Round And Round The Garden

1974

Absent Friends
Confusions

1975

Jeeves
Bedroom Farce
Dracula (Grey play)

1976

Just Between Ourselves

1977

Ten Times Table
The Jubilee Show (Grey play)

1978

Joking Apart
Men On Women On Men (Revue)

1979

Sisterly Feelings
Taking Steps

1980

Suburban Strains
Season’s Greetings
First Course (Revue)
Second Helping (Revue)

1981

Way Upstream
Making Tracks
Me, Myself & I (Revue)

1982

Intimate Exchanges
A Trip To Scarborough (Adaptation)

1983

It Could Be Any One Of Us
Incidental Music (Revue)
Backnumbers (Grey play)

1984

A Chorus Of Disapproval
A Cut In The Rates (One act)
The 7 Deadly Virtues (Revue)
The Westwoods (Revue)

1985

Woman In Mind
Tons Of Money (Adaptation)
Boy Meets Girl (Revue)
Girl Meets Boy (Revue)

1986

Mere Soup Songs (Revue)

1987

A Small Family Business
Henceforward...
An Evening With PALOS (Grey play)

1988

Man Of The Moment
Mr. A’s Amazing Maze Plays

1989

The Revengers’ Comedies
Invisible Friends
Wolf At The Door (Adaptation)
The Inside Outside Slide Show (Children's play)
The Fearsome Threesome (Grey play)

1990

Body Language
This Is Where We Came In
Callisto 5

Plays: 1991 - Present

1991

Wildest Dreams
My Very Own Story
Ron & Julie (Grey play)

1992

Time Of My Life
Dreams From A Summer House
Between The Lines (Grey play)

1994

Communicating Doors
Haunting Julia
The Musical Jigsaw Play

1995

A Word From Our Sponsor

1996

The Champion Of Paribanou
By Jeeves (Revised - Jeeves)

1997

Things We Do For Love

1998

Comic Potential
The Boy Who Fell Into A Book
Cheap And Cheerful (Revue)

1999

House
Garden
The Forest (Adaptation)
Gizmo (Children's play)
Callisto#7 (Revised - Callisto 5)

2000

Virtual Reality
Whenever

2001

Damsels In Distress (Trilogy consisting of…)
GamePlan
FlatSpin
RolePlay

2002

Snake In The Grass
The Jollies
The Princess And The Mouse (Children's play)
The Crafty Art of Playmaking (Book)

2003

Sugar Daddies
Orvin - Champion Of Champions
My Sister Sadie
The Ten Magic Bridges (Children's play)

2004

Drowning On Dry Land
Private Fears In Public Places
Miss Yesterday
Miranda's Magic Mirror (Children's play)

2005

Improbable Fiction
Untitled Farce (Grey play)

2006

If I Were You

2008

Life & Beth
Awaking Beauty

2009

My Wonderful Day

2010

Life Of Riley
Dear Uncle

2011

Neighbourhood Watch

2012

Surprises

2013

Arrivals & Departures
The Kidderminster Affair (One act - Farcicals)
Chloë With Love (One act - Farcicals)

2014

Roundelay

2015

Hero’s Welcome

2016

Consuming Passions
No Knowing (Short play)
The Karaoke Theatre Company (Other works)

2017

A Brief History of Women

2018

Better Off Dead

2019

Birthdays Past, Birthdays Present
The Divide (Novel)

2020

To be announced…
All research in this section is by Simon Murgatroyd and should be credited if reproduced.