Private Fears in Public Places

by  Alan Ayckbourn

Full Length Play, Dramatic Comedy  /  3m, 3f

"Sir Alan's play is a tale of the misheard, the unspoken and the sadly misunderstood. absolute perfection, bringing warmth, humor, and sadness to Ayckbourn's exquisite dark comedy." - thetheatremania.com

"Quintessentially theatrical i…

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Private Fears in Public Places

by  Alan Ayckbourn

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Six people with six very separate lives are strangely linked by circumstance. Does Nicola still love Dan? Can Stewart be on the verge of an office romance? Will Imogen ever find true love? Does Ambrose have a secret life? And what on earth is Charlotte up to?
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"Sir Alan's play is a tale of the misheard, the unspoken and the sadly misunderstood. absolute perfection, bringing warmth, humor, and sadness to Ayckbourn's exquisite dark comedy." - thetheatremania.com


"Quintessentially theatrical in its Chekhovian ability to wring laughter out of quiet desperation." - The Guardian

"Delicately crafted work that shows a master's skill." - Variety

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  • Alan Ayckbourn on Getting Started
  • Alan Ayckbourn on Ideas
  • Alan Ayckbourn on Writing a Well Made Play
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Alan Ayckbourn

Alan Ayckbourn has spent his life in theatre, rarely if ever tempted by television or film, which perhaps explains why he continues to be so prolific. To date he has written 77 plays, and his work has been translated into over 35 languages, is performed on stage and television throughout the world, and has won countles ...

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