Gaslight (1961)

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Patrick Hamilton

Library Theatre
Concert Room, Scarborough Library

29 June 1961
29 June 1961
26 July 1961
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No

No
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Round

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Alan Ayckbourn

Terry Lane
Philip Clifford

Character
Mr Manningham
Mrs Manningham
Rough
Nancy
Policeman

Actor
Hazel Burt
David Jarrett
Stanley Page
Rosamund Dickson
Philip Clifford

Notes

> Gaslight marked the directorial debut of Alan Ayckbourn; at the time predominantly an actor who had also had three of his own plays produced by the company. From this point forward, playwriting and directing would begin to dominate his career in theatre.

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