Alan Ayckbourn: Plays Directed


Imaginary Lines (1985)

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Opening night:
Final performance:

R.R. Oliver

Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round
Main house (Round)

12 June 1985
12 June 1985
31 July 1985
New play:

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Original Author:
Translation:

Staging:
Yes

No
N/A
N/A

Round
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Lighting:
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Music:

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Deputy Stage Manager:
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Assistant Stage Manager:
Assistant Stage Manager:
Alan Ayckbourn
Francis Lynch
Adrian P Smith
Paul Todd

David Milling
David Emmett-Miller
Jo Linfoot
Paul Quinn
Kathryn-Anne Woodward

Character
Howard
Wanda
Mr Burlap
Sir Michael Thurston, MP
Carol

Actor
Russell Dixon
Lesley Meade
Ursula Jones
Geoffrey Banks
Heather Stoney

Notes

> Imaginary Lines was written by the actor / playwright Reggie Oliver who had previously appeared in the company’s production of His Monkey Wife. Director Alan Ayckbourn described the play at the time as “simply one of the best comedies I’ve read for ages.”
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All research for this page by Simon Murgatroyd.