Taking Steps (1990)

Production Details

Author:
New Play:

Venue:
Location:
Staging:

First performance:
Opening night:
Final performance:
Alan Ayckbourn
No

Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round
Main house (Round)
Round

28 November 1990
4 December 1990
22 December 1990
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Company Details

Director:
Lighting:
Design:
Music:

Stage Manager:
Deputy Stage Manager:
Deputy Stage Manager:
Assistant Stage Manager:
Alan Ayckbourn
Mick Hughes
Michael Holt
John Pattison

Joanne Rolfe
Marina Kilby
Jane Tynan
Patricia Swales
Character
Elizabeth
Mark
Tristram
Roland
Leslie
Kitty
Actor
Elizabeth Bell
Rupert Vansittart
Adam Godley
Michael Gambon
Ken Stott
Claire Skinner

Notes

Taking Steps is the only play by Alan Ayckbourn specifically written for in-the-round performance. It can - and has frequently - been performed end-stage, but the playwright feels this is to miss the point of the play.

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