Gaslight (1961)

Production Details

Author:
New Play:

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Location:
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First performance:
Opening night:
Final performance:
Patrick Hamilton
No

Library Theatre
Concert Room, Scarborough Library
Round

29 June 1961
29 June 1961
26 July 1961
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Company Details

Director:

Stage Manager:
Asst. Stage Manager:
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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All research for this page by Simon Murgatroyd. Image copyright: Scarborough Theatre Trust