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Mr A's Amazing Days

Alongside Alan Ayckbourn's 90th play Show & Tell, we're hosting a series of fundraising events for the SJT.

Mr A’s Amazing Days (13-15 September 2024) will include a rehearsed reading of a never-before-heard play which Alan wrote during lockdown – Father of InventionThe reading is yet to be cast, but we’re delighted to say our good friend Liza Goddard will be involved in this first-ever public performance. There'll also be a Friday evening event, Everything Including the Kitchen Sink, which will include a talk from Alan’s archivist, Simon Murgatroyd, and a new short film packed with revealing conversations with the man himself.

You can buy tickets to each event individually or get exclusive benefits with the following VIP packages as part of the fundraiser:

Package A (£550 per person) - SOLD OUT

  • Tickets to Everything Including the Kitchen Sink on Friday 13 September

  • Tickets to Alan Ayckbourn's latest play Show & Tell on Saturday 14 September (matinee or evening) 

  • Tickets to the reading of Father of Invention on Sunday 15 September 

  • A post-show gala event in Eat Me Café at the SJT following the reading of Father of Inventionattended by Alan Ayckbourn and the cast. This includes a buffet and glass of prosecco.

  • A souvenir programme

  • Lunch with actors from the Show & Tell company

  • Exclusive behind the scenes sessions with staff from the SJT

Package B (£150 per person)

  • Tickets to Everything Including the Kitchen Sink on Friday 13 September

  • Tickets to Alan Ayckbourn's latest play Show & Tell on Saturday 14 September (matinee or evening) 

  • Tickets to the reading of Father of Invention on Sunday 15 September 

  • A post-show gala event in Eat Me Café at the SJT following the reading of Father of Inventionattended by Alan Ayckbourn and the cast. This includes a buffet and glass of prosecco

  • A souvenir programme

To purchase either Package A or Package B please contact us directly by calling our Box Office on 01723 370541 or emailing. This ensures we can book your preferred seats for each event in one easy transaction.

You can also book individually for Everything Including the Kitchen SinkShow & Tell, and Father of Invention.

All money raised will go towards our New Work Fund, helping us put brand new work on our stages and nurture new talent.

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