Alan Ayckbourn: Actor


South Sea Bubble (1957)

Play: South Sea Bubble
Author:
Noël Coward
Opening Night:
1957
Venue:
Leatherhead Theatre Club
Staging:
End-stage

Director:
Stafford Byrne

Character
Sanyamo

Other cast details are not known

Actor
Alan Ayckbourn

Quotes & Notes

"I did quite a lot of acting [at the Leatherhead Theatre Club]: Percy in Flare Path, that boy in The Rainmaker, Jimmy Curry, and the coloured servant, Sanyamo, in South Sea Bubble. It was weekly rep again, but I worked with a lot of good people there [at Leatherhead]. Actors are quite generous people, really: they do tend to help. Sometimes it's terribly misguided help, but they're always there to say, 'If you take my tip, kid, don't enter that way, it doesn't look so good.' So I was learning."
(Conversations With Ayckbourn', 1981)

All research for this page by Simon Murgatroyd.