Drowning On Dry Land: Further Reading


Published Editions

Drowning On Dry Land
Samuel French Ltd, 2006, ISBN 057311224X
Alan Ayckbourn: Plays 3 (contains Drowning On Dry Land)
Faber, 2005, ISBN 0571226884

Books

Albert-Reiner Glaap: New Landmarks In Ayckbourn Country
pp.26-29 (Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier, 2014, ISBN 978-3868215007)
Simon Murgatroyd: Unseen Ayckbourn
(Lulu Books, 2013, ISBN 9781291676631)

Articles

On the boardwalk of fame
Alice Jones, The Independent, 3 January 2005
Fame Dropping
Charles Hutchinson, Yorkshire Evening Press, 30 April 2004 (online)
Sir Alan Blends It Like Beckham
Lynda Murdin, Yorkshire Post, 26 April 2004
Sir Alan Dives Into The Murky World Of Celebritydom
Tamzin Hindmarch, The Sentinel, 19 September 2004
Master Of All He Surveys
Rebecca Gooch, Western Daily Press, 27 January 2005
The Prolific Playwright
Gabi Woolgar, Bath Chronicle, 28 January 2005
Alan Ayckbourn: Socially Acute Playwright
Steve Wright, Venue, 28 January 2005

Reviews (world premiere)

Drowning On Dry Land
Ian Shuttleworth, Financial Times, 6 May 2004
Drowning On Dry Land
Michael Billington, The Guardian, 5 May 2004
On The Boardwalk Of Fame
Alice Jones, The Independent, 3 January 2004
Ayckbourn Is Losing The Plot
Lynne Walker, Independent On Sunday, 13 May 2004
Paying The Price Of Fame
Metro, 31 January 2005
A Comic Look At Celebrity Life
Marie Daniels, Scarborough Evening News, 5 May 2004
Drowning On Dry Land
Dave Windass, The Stage, 20 May 2004
Drowning On Dry Land
John Peter, Sunday Times, 9 May 2004
Drowning On Dry Land
Sam Marlowe, The Times, 6 May 2004
Drowning On Dry Land
Ian Watson, whatsonstage.com, 6 May 2004
Drown And Out In Fickle World Of Celebrity
Charles Hutchinson, Yorkshire Evening Press, 5 May 2004
Drowning On Dry Land
Lynda Murdin, Yorkshire Post, 10 May 2004

Reviews (London premiere)

Drowning On Dry Land
Veronica Lee, theartsdesk.com, 28 February 2011
Drowning On Dry Land
Charles Spencer, Daily Telegraph, 1 March 2011
Drowning On Dry Land
Ian Shuttleworth, Financial Times, 27 February 2011
Drowning On Dry Land
Michael Billington, The Guardian, 27 February 2011
Drowning On Dry Land
JP Watson, The Stage (online), 25 February 2011
Drowning On Dry Land
Libby Purves, The Times, 28 February 2011

All research for this page by Simon Murgatroyd.