Alan Ayckbourn: Interviews 1963 - 1979

An index of significant articles and interviews with Alan Ayckbourn prior to 1979. Please note the website cannot provide these interviews and the index is intended as a tool for research purposes.
For other interviews, click on the decade links above.

Author

Clowes, John
Finch, Brian
Ayckbourn, Alan
Pratt, Desmond
Thornber, Robin
Taylor, John Russell
Wale, Michael
Green, James
Ayckbourn, Alan
Buck, Joan
Oakes, Philip
Hayman, Ronald
Oakes, Philip
Edwards, Sydney
Jack, Ian
Billington, Michael
Dunn, Christine
Tinker, Jack


Sutcliffe, Tom
Davis, Victor

Foster, William

Shorter, Eric
Naipaul, Shiva
Coveney, Michael
Dacre, Peter
Hamilton, Ruth
Newton, Keith
Connell, Brian
Hauptfuhrer, Fred

Green, Shirley
Coleman, Alix
Hamilton, Ruth
Miller, Russell
Heilpern, John

Norfolk, Alan
Colvin, Clare
Tinker, Jack
Watson, Ian

Ayckbourn, Alan
Vallely, Paul
Javin, Val
Ayckbourn, Alan
Ayckbourn, Alan

Say, Rosemary
Vallely, Paul
Miles, Judy

Barber, John
Watts, Janet
Sourd, Jacques le
Endersby, Jean
Cowley, Deborah
Morley, Sheridan

Article

Such A Hard Way To Make Us Believe...
A Profile Of Alan Ayckbourn
Provincial Playwriting
A Writer With Coward Flair
Farceur, Relatively Speaking
British Dramatists
Alan Ayckbourn

Beside The Seaside
The Joan Buck Interview
Lines And Deadlines
Alan Ayckbourn
In And Out Of The Wedding Ring
The Ayckbourn Conquest
Unlocal Lad Makes Good

Upside Down Writer...
Where The Man With The Golden Laugh Lines...
Interview With Alan Ayckbourn
The Ayckbourn Conquests
Wooster Sauce
How Pinball Addict Alan Staged His Conquest...
Comedy Of Manners
New Theatre Should Open Next June
Scarborough Fare
Why Mr Ayckbourn Never Tells His Mum's An Author
Scarborough - Where To Succeed In Showbusiness
Scarborough Fare
£2,000-A-Week Man Who Worries...
Ayckbourn: Underneath The Laughter, Darkness
Ayckbourn - Brilliance Among The Confusion
Playing For Laughs To A Lady Typist
On Stage
Stephen Joseph, Where Are You Now?
Going Out
Ayckbourn's Medicine Has Stopped At Least One...
Confusions - An Actors' Evening Of One Act Plays
The Hit-Man From Scarborough
Striking Sparks Off Suburbia
England's Trimuphant Playwright
Treading A Tightrope Between Comedy And Tragedy
Ayckbourn's Happy Twenty-First
Joking Apart, Scarborough's Great For Ideas
Ayckbourn Of Scarborough
Scourge Of The Suburbs
Greatest Weaknesses Of The Amateur Theatre?
Ayckbourn: On Women And Men
Drama Of The Deadline Delivery
Writing And Staging The Norman Conquests
Playing Comedy And Farce
Variable Ayckbourn Play Gets A Long Rehearsal...
A Playwright On The Prom
Alan's Musical Round
Meeting Mister A.
A Play On Time
It All Depends On The Words
Absurd Persons, Plural And Suburban
England's Comic Master
Counting Down To Curtain Up
Alan Ayckbourn's Theatre Conquests
British Farce: From Travers To Ayckbourn

Publication

The Times
Radio Times
The Author
Yorkshire Post
The Guardian
Plays And Players
Financial Times
Evening News
In Yorkshire
Plays And Players
Sunday Times
The Times
Cosmopolitan
Evening Standard
Sunday Times
The Guardian
Daily Mail
Daily Mail
New York Times
Vogue
The Guardian
Daily Express
The Scotsman
Scarborough Eve. News
Daily Telegraph
Scarborough Eve. News
Radio Times
Plays And Players
Sunday Express
Sunday News
Middlesbrough Gazette
The Times
People Weekly
Dartington Hall News
Over 21
TV Times
San Francisco Chronicle
Sunday Times
The Observer
San Francisco Chronicle
Scarborough Eve. News
Evening News
Daily Mail
Municipal Entertainment
Time
Amateur Stage
Over 21
Huddersfield Examiner
Amateur Stage
Amateur Stage
Scarborough Eve. News
Sunday Telegraph
Yorkshire Post
Richmond Herald
The Scotsman
Daily Telegraph
The Observer
Standard Star
Northern Echo
Reader's Digest
The Times

Date

20/11/1963
27/02/1969
01/04/1970
26/06/1970
07/08/1970
01/12/1970
08/07/1971
13/08/1971
01/06/1972
01/09/1972
03/06/1973
04/07/1973
01/06/1974
14/06/1974
30/06/1974
14/08/1974
26/08/1974
06/10/1974
20/10/1974
--/04/1975
22/04/1975
30/04/1975
24/05/1975
07/06/1975
12/07/1975
15/08/1975
23/08/1975
01/09/1975
14/09/1975
14/12/1975
01/01/1976
05/01/1976
12/01/1976
06/02/1976
01/05/1976
13/05/1976
07/11/1976
—/12/1976
12/02/1977
30/08/1977
01/01/1978
24/02/1978
28/02/1978
01/05/1978
08/05/1978
01/07/1978
01/08/1978
11/08/1978
01/09/1978
01/12/1978
08/01/1979
28/01/1979
02/02/1979
22/02/1979
24/02/1979
01/03/1979
04/03/1979
15/04/1979
17/09/1979
01/11/1979
20/11/1979

Topic

Mr Whatnot
Relatively Speaking
Provincial Playwriting
How The Other...
How The Other...
How The Other...
Relatively Speaking
Family Circles
Library Theatre
Time And Time Again
Absurd Person Singular
Absurd Person Singular
Marriage
Absent Friends
Bedroom Farce
Norman Conquests
Confusions
Absent Friends
Career
Career
Jeeves
Norman Conquests
Jeeves
SJT
Career
Mother
Bedroom Farce
Absent Friends
Career
Norman Conquests
Just Between Ourselves
Bedroom Farce
Career
Stephen Joseph
Confusions
Time And Time Again
Confusions
Career
Bedroom Farce
Bedroom Farce
Joking Apart
Ten Times Table
Joking Apart
Career
Ten Times Table
Amateur theatre
Men On Women...
Career
Norman Conquests
Acting
Sisterly Feelings
Joking Apart
Men On Women...
Joking Apart
Joking Apart
Joking Apart
Joking Apart
Bedroom Farce
Career
Career
Taking Steps

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