Alan Ayckbourn: World Premieres

This page has basic details about the World premieres of Alan Ayckbourn's plays, click on a play title to find out more about the play. Details of the London, New York and North American premieres of Alan Ayckbourn's plays can be found via the links above.
Note: The dates are the official opening dates (ie. press nights) and do not include prior previews (details of the first performance of an Ayckbourn play can be found in the Directing section of the website.

Play Title

World Premiere

Venue

30 July 1959
21 December 1959
19 December 1960
13 July 1961
26 December 1962
12 November 1963
8 July 1965
13 July 1967
31 July 1969
20 August 1970
8 July 1971
26 June 1972
18 June 1973
25 June 1973
2 July 1973
18 June 1973
17 June 1974
30 September 1974
22 April 1975
1 May 1996
16 June 1975
28 January 1976
18 January 1977
12 January 1978
10 / 11 January 1979
28 September 1979
18 January 1980
25 September 1980
2 October 1981
16 December 1981
3 June 1982
5 October 1983
2 May 1984
30 May 1985
21 May 1987
30 July 1987
10 August 1988
30 November 1988
13 June 1989
23 November 1989
21 May 1990
4 / 11 August 1990
12 December 1990
4 December 1999
6 May 1991
10 August 1991
21 April 1992
26 August 1992
2 February 1994
20 April 1994
1 December 1994
20 April 1995
4 December 1996
29 April 1997
4 June 1998
4 December 1998
17 June 1999
8 February 2000
5 December 2000
29 May 2001
3 July 2001
4 September 2001
5 June 2002
3 December 2002
22 July 2003
8 August 2003
2 December 2003
4 May 2004
17 August 2004
2 December 2004
31 May 2005
17 October 2006
22 July 2008
16 December 2008
13 October 2009
20 September 2010
13 September 2011
17 July 2012
6 August 2013
9 September 2014
8 September 2015
16 September 2016
5 September 2017
Library Theatre, Scarborough
Library Theatre, Scarborough
Library Theatre, Scarborough
Library Theatre, Scarborough
Victoria Theatre, Stoke-on-Trent
Victoria Theatre, Stoke-on-Trent
Library Theatre, Scarborough
Library Theatre, Scarborough
Library Theatre, Scarborough
Library Theatre, Scarborough
Library Theatre, Scarborough
Library Theatre, Scarborough
Library Theatre, Scarborough
Library Theatre, Scarborough
Library Theatre, Scarborough
Library Theatre, Scarborough
Library Theatre, Scarborough
Library Theatre, Scarborough
Her Majesty's Theatre, London
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Library Theatre, Scarborough
Library Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
The Olivier, National Theatre, London
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

All research for this page by Simon Murgatroyd.