The Boy Who Fell Into A Book (1998)

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Alan Ayckbourn
Yes

Stephen Joseph Theatre
The Round
Round

3 December 1998
4 December 1998
9 January 1999
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Stage Manager:
Alan Ayckbourn
Roger Glossop
Mick Hughes
Christine Wall
John Pattison
Simon Cryer

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Character
Kevin
Rockfist Slim
Blunt / Bishop / Wolf / Narrator /
Headless Monk
Dad / Gareth / Ebenezer /
Daddy Woobly
Monique / Mummy Woobly
Pawn / Queen / Jennet /
Little Red Riding Hood / Baby Woobly
Actor
Charlie Hayes
Richard Derrington
Robert Austin

Julian Forsyth

Nicola Sloane
Dorothy Atkinson

Notes

The Boy Who Fell Into A Book was premiered to coincide with the National Year Of Reading in the UK which began in September 1998 and ran through 1999.
In 2014, a musical adaptation of the play was premiered at the Stephen Joseph Theatre.

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