A Brief History Of Women: Significant Productions

This page contains details of significant productions of Alan Ayckbourn's A Brief History Of Women.

World Premiere (2017)

First performance: 1 September 2017
World premiere: 5 September 2017
Final performance: 7 October 2017
Venue: Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Staging: Round

Director: Alan Ayckbourn
Design: Kevin Jenkins
Lighting: Jason Taylor
Composer: Simon Slater
Chorepgrapher: Sheila Carter
Casting: Sarah Hughes

Stage Manager: Nikki Colclough
Deputy Stage Manager: Amy Bending
Assistant Stage Manager: Emma Lang

Character
Anthony Spates
Lord Edward Kirkbridge
Dr Wyn Williams
Dennis Dunbar
Gordon
Captain Fergus ffluke
Desmond Kennedy
Rory Tudor
Jim Seabourne-Watson
Lady Caroline Kirkbridge
Miss Eva Miller
Pat Wriggly
Caroline Seabourne
Lady Cynthia
Miss Ursula Brock
Jenny Tyler
Tilly Seabourne-Watson
Mrs Reginald ffluke
Miss Phoebe Long
Gillian Dunbar
Ruby Jenson

Actor
Antony Eden
Russell Dixon
Russell Dixon
Russell Dixon
Russell Dixon
Laurence Pears
Laurence Pears
Laurence Pears
Laurence Pears
Frances Marshall
Frances Marshall
Frances Marshall
Frances Marshall
Laura Matthews
Laura Matthews
Laura Matthews
Laura Matthews
Louise Shuttleworth
Louise Shuttleworth
Louise Shuttleworth
Louise Shuttleworth

New York Premiere (2017)

First performance: 26 April 2018
World premiere: 1 May 2018 (TBC)
Final performance: 27 May 2018
Venue: 59e59 Theaters, New York
Staging: End-stage

Director: Alan Ayckbourn
Design: Kevin Jenkins
Lighting: Jason Taylor
Composer: Simon Slater
Chorepgrapher: Sheila Carter
Casting: Sarah Hughes

Stage Manager: TBC
Deputy Stage Manager: TBC
Assistant Stage Manager: TBC

Character
Anthony Spates
Lord Edward Kirkbridge
Dr Wyn Williams
Dennis Dunbar
Gordon
Captain Fergus ffluke
Desmond Kennedy
Rory Tudor
Jim Seabourne-Watson
Lady Caroline Kirkbridge
Miss Eva Miller
Pat Wriggly
Caroline Seabourne
Lady Cynthia
Miss Urusla Brock
Jenny Tyler
Tilly Seabourne-Watson
Mrs Reginald ffluke
Miss Phoebe Long
Gillian Dunbar
Ruby Jenson

Actor
Antony Eden
Russell Dixon
Russell Dixon
Russell Dixon
Russell Dixon
Laurence Pears
Laurence Pears
Laurence Pears
Laurence Pears
Frances Marshall
Frances Marshall
Frances Marshall
Frances Marshall
Laura Matthews
Laura Matthews
Laura Matthews
Laura Matthews
Louise Shuttleworth
Louise Shuttleworth
Louise Shuttleworth
Louise Shuttleworth
All research for this page by Simon Murgatroyd.