World Premier Taking Place at the Stephen Joseph Theatre in Scarborough
One of Scarborough’s most iconic independent shops will help celebrate the world premier of Sir Alan Ayckbourn’s new play this next month.
The eagerly awaited world premier of Birthdays Past, Birthdays Present begins it run on 4th September through to 5th October 2019.
Shop at the SJT is located in the foyer of the renowned Stephen Joseph Theatre and will display Sir Alan Ayckbourn inspired gifts and cards, along with signed copies of his existing published works and first editions of his first work of fiction, The Divide.
Lynne Arnison, Chair of the Shop at the SJT, which is a collective, has painted a portrait of Sir Alan Ayckbourn, which will on display in Shop at the SJT as part of the celebration.
Lynne said: “We are very proud to be within this beautiful theatre and help celebrate yet another world premier from our respected playwright.
“This year is a special one for Sir Alan who celebrates his 80th birthday.
“We have some signed copies of his earlier works alongside some special gift ideas for the ardent Alan Ayckbourn fan!
“There is also a special event on Sunday 29th September at 6pm marking the remarkable milestone and we hope to be open so guests can browse our range of bespoke gifts.”
Shop at the SJT is open during performance times at the Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough, YO11 1JW
Scheduled opening hours are: Monday 5pm to 8pm; Tuesday and Wednesday 2pm to 8pm; Thursday 1pm to 8pm; Friday 10am to 8pm; Saturday 10am to 8pm.