Haunting Julia: Significant Productions

This page contains details of significant productions of Alan Ayckbourn's Haunting Julia, such as the world and London premieres as well as Ayckbourn-directed revivals. It is not a complete list of productions given how frequently it has been performed by professionals and amateur companies around the world.

World Premiere (1994)

First performance: 13 April 1994
World premiere: 20 April 1994
Final performance: 30 July 1994
Venue: Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round, Scarborough
Staging: Round

Director: Alan Ayckbourn
Design: Jan Bee Brown
Lighting: Jackie Staines
Music: John Pattison

Stage Manager: Jane Eliot-Webb
Deputy Stage Manager: Jo Alexander
Assistant Stage Manager: Emma Gordon

Character
Joe
Andy
Ken
Voice of Julia

Actor
Ian Hogg
Damien Goodwin
Adrian McLoughlin
Cathy Sara

Revival (1999)

First performance: 4 February 1999
Premiere: 10 February 1999
Final performance: 5 June 1999
Venue: Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Staging: End-stage

Director: Alan Ayckbourn
Design: Pip Leckenby
Lighting: Paul Towson
Music: John Pattison

Stage Manager: Dawn Eric Dyson
Deputy Stage Manager: Fleur Linden Beeley
Assistant Stage Manager: Sara Wells

Character
Joe
Andy
Ken
Voice of Julia

Actor
John Branwell
Bill Champion
Richard Derrington
Cathy Sara

Revival (2008)

First performance: 22 May 2008
Premiere: 27 May 2008
Final performance: 23 August 2008
Venue: Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
Staging: Round

Director: Richard Derrington
Design: Pip Leckenby
Lighting: Kath Geraghty
Music: John Pattison

Stage Manager: Andy Hall
Deputy Stage Manager:
Lisa Mellor
Assistant Stage Manager: Emma Hanson

Character
Joe
Andy
Ken
Voice of Julia

Actor
Ian Hogg
Richard Stacey
Adrian McLoughlin
Cathy Sara

London Premiere (2011)

Premiere: 27 May 2011
Venue: Riverside Studios, London
Staging: End-stage

Director: Andrew Hall
Designer: John Brooking

Character
Joe
Andy
Ken
Voice of Julia

Actor
Christopher Timothy
Dominic Hecht
Richard O'Callaghan
Louise Kempton

Tour (2012)

Premiere: 29 August 2012
Venue: Mercury Theatre, Colchester
Staging: End-stage

Director: Andrew Hall
Designer: John Brooking
Lighting Design: Matthew Eagland
Sound Design: Tom Hackley

Character
Joe
Andy
Ken
Voice of Julia

Actor
Duncan Preston
Joe McFadden
Richard O'Callaghan
Louise Kempton

All research for this page by Simon Murgatroyd.