Library Theatre: 1970 - 1976 / Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round 1976 - 1979

This page contains the complete list of professional productions at the Library Theatre, Scarborough, between 1970 and 1976 as well the company's subsequent home at the Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round between 1976 and 1979. Click on a play title to visit the page specifically related to the production.

(S): Studio Theatre at the Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round

Play Title
1970

Wife Swapping - Italian Style
Double Bill: The American Dream
Double Bill: The Sandbox
The Shy Gasman *
The Story So Far… *

1971
Under Milk Wood
The Daughter-In-Law
Time And Time Again *
Revenge
One For The Road *

1972
Carmilla *
Absurd Person Singular *
Uncle Vanya
Tom, Dick And Harry *
Tranio’s Box *

1973
Fancy Meeting You *
Make Yourself At Home *
Round And Round The Garden *
The above comprise The Norman Conquests
Having A Lovely Time *
All Together Now *

1974
Absent Friends *
Double Bill: Black Comedy
Double Bill: Albert
Away From It All *
The Breadwinner
Confusions *
On Approval
But Fred, Freud Is Dead
The Christmas That Nearly Wasn’t *
Frost At Midnight

1975
Bedroom Farce *
On Approval
Up To The Eyes (announced but not produced)
Angels In Love
Confusions
The Adventures Of Bongo Bungle *
The Village That Woke Up Asleep *
Brontës *
An Englishman’s Home *
A View From The Bridge
What The Devil! *
Charlie’s Christmas Countdown *
The Chimes *

1976 (Library Theatre)
Just Between Ourselves *
All The Best People
Just Between Ourselves
Comic Pictures: Cards
Comic Pictures: Stars *
The Mystery Of The Lost City *
The Adventures Of Dirty Dick *
Mother Country *

1976 (Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round)
Mr Whatnot
The Guv’nor *
The Caretaker
Robin Hood And The Magic Forest *
Scraps *

1977
Dear Liar
Ten Times Table *
Fallen Angels
Sleuth
Westwood Coronation Day Street Party * (S)
The Jubilee Show *
The Rehearsal
The Dock Brief (S)
Relatively Speaking
Bert Podger & The Great Game Robbery *
Shooting, Fishing And Riding * (S)
Housey, Housey * (S)
Who’s Afraid Of Virginia Woolf
Pygmalion
The Guv'nor
A Man For All Seasons
Beano & The Great Christmas Cracker Mystery
Hindle Wakes

1978
Joking Apart *
Rookery Nook
Reversed Charges * (S)
Joking Apart
Doreen (S)
Men On Women On Men * (S)
Plaza Suite
On Me Todd * (S)
This, That And The Other * (S)
The Wizard Of Oz *
A Little Arrangement * (S)
Travelling Hopefully *
Barnstable (S)
The Ruffian On The Stair (S)
Patriotic Bunting *
Rosencrantz And Guildenstern Are Dead
Once Upon A Time *

1979
Sisterly Feelings *
The Seagull
Mooney And His Caravans (S)
Kidstuff * (S)
Sisterly Feelings
Old Hat * (S)
Barefoot In The Park
Saint Trixie * (S)
New Wave * (S)
Old Times (S)
Tishoo *
Double Double (S)
Taking Steps *
The Crucible
Once More Upon A Time *
The Golden Pathway Annual (S)
Playwright

Leon Katz
Edward Albee
Edward Albee
Leonard Barras
Alan Ayckbourn


Dylan Thomas
D.H. Lawrence
Alan Ayckbourn
Howard Brenton
Ray Herman


David Campton
Alan Ayckbourn
Anton Chekhov
Peter Blythe
Jennifer Smith


Alan Ayckbourn
Alan Ayckbourn
Alan Ayckbourn

Peter Blythe
Peter King


Alan Ayckbourn
Peter Shaffer
Richard Harris
Peter King
Somerset Maugham
Alan Ayckbourn
Frederick Lonsdale
Peter Terson
Janet Dale
Andre Obey


Alan Ayckbourn
Frederick Lonsdale
Peter King
Hugh Mills
Alan Ayckbourn
Janet Dale
Janet Dale
Bob Eaton / Peter Clough
Stephen Mallatratt
Arthur Miller
Bob Eaton / Polly Warren
Janet Dale
Stephen Mallatratt


Alan Ayckbourn
Molière
Alan Ayckbourn
Stephen Lowe
Stephen Lowe
Janet Dale
Devised
Stephen Mallatratt


Alan Ayckbourn
Christopher Godwin
Harold Pinter
Bob Eaton
Malcolm Hebden / Diane Bull


Jerome Kilty
Alan Ayckbourn
Noël Coward
Anthony Shaffer
Bob Eaton
Alan Ayckbourn / Mervyn Watson
Jean Anouilh
John Mortimer
Alan Ayckbourn
Janet Dale
Stephen Lowe
Alison Skilbeck
Edward Albee
George Bernard Shaw
Christopher Godwin
Robert Bolt
Janet Dale
Stanley Houghton


Alan Ayckbourn
Ben Travers
Mervyn Watson
Alan Ayckbourn
Alun Owen
Alan Ayckbourn / Paul Todd
Neil Simon
Paul Todd
Devised
David Millard
Derek Buttress
Ken Whitmore
James Saunders
Joe Orton
Brian Thompson
Tom Stoppard
Christine Welch


Alan Ayckbourn
Anton Chekhov
Peter Terson
Tessa Harrison
Alan Ayckbourn
Devised
Neil Simon
Stephen Mallatratt
Devised
Harold Pinter
Brian Thompson
James Saunders
Alan Ayckbourn
Arthur Miller
Christine Welch
John Harding / John Burrows
Opening night

15 June 1970
18 June 1970

16 July 1970
20 August 1970


14 June 1971
21 June 1971
8 July 1971
5 August 1971
19 August 1971


19 June 1972
26 June 1972
17 July 1972
7 August 1972
9 August 1972


18 June 1973
25 June 1973
9 July 1973

30 July 1973
20 August 1973


17 June 1974
24 June 1974

15 July 1974
12 August 1974
30 September 1974
22 November 1974
6 December 1974
23 December 1974
27 December 1974


16 June 1975
23 June 1975
Not produced
14 July 1975
4 August 1975
23 August 1975
30 August 1975
22 September 1975
15 October 1975
12 November 1975
26 November 1975
9 December 1975
18 December 1975


28 January 1976
14 June 1976
17 June 1976
21 July 1976

31 July 1976
Tour
25 August 1976


26 October 1976
15 November 1976
23 November 1976
14 December 1976
School tour


3 January 1977
18 January 1977
28 March 1977
19 April 1977
29 April 1977
7 June 1977
21 June 1977
24 June 1977
27 June 1977
23 July 1977
20 August 1977
26 August 1977
4 October 1977
11 October 1977
2 November 1977
8 November 1977
6 December 1977
13 December 1977


11 January 1978
2 May 1978
5 May 1978
23 May 1978
23 May 1978
17 June 1978
20 June 1978
28 June 1978
5 July 1978
8 July 1978
21 July 1978
25 July 1978
22 August 1978
26 August 1978
10 October 1978
7 November 1978
5 December 1978


10 January 1979
1 May 1979
18 May 1979
25 May 1979
4 June 1979
6 June 1979
19 June 1979
23 June 1979
27 June 1979
14 July 1979
24 July 1979
17 August 1979
27 September 1979
6 November 1979
4 December 1979
11 December 1979

All research for this section is by Simon Murgatroyd. If reproduced please credit Simon Murgatroyd and the Official Alan Ayckbourn Website
www.alanayckbourn.net.