Alan Ayckbourn: Actor


Captain Carvallo (1958)

Play: Captain Carvallo
Author:
Denis Cannan
Opening Night:
26 June 1958
Venue:
Library Theatre, Scarborough
Staging:
Round

Director:
Stephen Joseph
Stage Manager:
Alan Ayckbourn

Character
Anni (the maid)
Smilja Darde
The Baron
Professor Winke
Private Gross
Captain Carvallo
Caspar Darde

Actor
Christine Roland
Pauline Devaney
Rodney Wood
Robert Fyfe
Alan Ayckbourn
David Sutton
Ian Curteis
Stacks Image 192
Alan (middle) in Captain Carvallo
Copyright: Scarborough Theatre Trust

Quotes & Notes

Alan Ayckbourn rejoined the Studio Theatre Ltd company at the Library Theatre, Scarborough, in summer 1958 having previously been part of the company as an assistant stage manager with occasional acting roles in the summer of 1957. In 1958, he was primarily employed as a stage manager with more substantial and frequent roles as an actor.

All research for this page by Simon Murgatroyd.