Alan Ayckbourn

Alan Ayckbourn

English writer and artistic director of Theatre Stephen Joseph Scarborough 1970.
As a writer one is allowed to have conversations with oneself. What is considered sane in writers is made for the rest of the human race.More Alan Ayckbourn quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I think of a plot, I think of an idea, and then I wonder, How can I get that onto the stage? . . . Whatever devices you use should always be there to serve the theme. If the theme has been overtaken by the device, then something's wrong.More Alan Ayckbourn quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
it couldn't have happened to a nicer person and it's a most fitting award.More Alan Ayckbourn quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
You might as well have put her on a stage eating a plate of spaghetti and put a rope round her chair instead of putting her in a theatre where she wasn't at home and was struggling.More Alan Ayckbourn quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Few women care to be laughed at and men not at all, except for large sums of money.More Alan Ayckbourn quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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