Alan Ayckbourn: Plays Directed


Patriotic Bunting (1978)

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Brian Thompson

Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round
Main house (Round)

10 October 1978
11 October 1978
28 October 1978
New play:

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No
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N/A

Round

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Alan Ayckbourn
David Millard
Frances Upton

Janet Fox
Christopher Gray
Dee Marsden
Isobel Nimmo

Character
Jenny Ellis
Harry Goodenough
Rupert Salmon
Jack Hemsworth
Milly Frankland
Renate Burgholz
Molly Frankland

Actor
Alison Skilbeck
John Arthur
Robert Austin
Robin Herford
Shelagh Stuttle
Lavinia Bertram
Shelagh Stuttle

Notes

> Patriotic Bunting was the first play to be produced at either the Library Theatre or the Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round to be actually set in the venue's home-town of Scarborough.
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Patriotic Bunting was recorded for the radio by the BBC featuring the Scarborough company and was first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 on 13 August 1979. The production was directed by Alan Ayckbourn and produced by Alfred Bradley with the same company with the exception of Geoffrey Banks replacing Robert Austin and with Heather Stoney credited as ‘Other parts played by:’.
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All research for this page by Simon Murgatroyd.