Simon Murgatroyd

Alan Ayckbourn's Archivist & Professional Writer

Career Experience

This is a brief CV encompassing my professional life and career.

2005 - present day: Alan Ayckbourn's Archivist & Media Administrator
2001 - present: Alan Ayckbourn's official website administrator, curator & principal contributor to
2004 - present: Archivist for The Bob Watson Archive at the Stephen Joseph Theatre
1992 - present: Professional writer
2016 - present: Consultant & copywriter for the Stephen Joseph Theatre

2022: Author of Unseen Ayckbourn - 2022 Edition
2016 - 2019: Patron of Dick & Lottie Theatre Company, Huddersfield
2016 - 2019: Assistant co-ordinator for the Inner Circle / Premiere Patrons events at the Stephen Joseph Theatre
2013 - 2016: Website administrator for the Animated Objects' Orpheus the Mariner and Song Of The Leviathan events.
2011 - 2016: Co-editor and principal contributor to the Stephen Joseph Theatre Circular quarterly magazine
2010 - 2011: Ayckbourn Weekend administrator
2001 - 2006: Ayckbourn And The Round administrator
1999 - 2005: Deputy box office manager at the Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough
1992 - 1999: Features & entertainments writer and news reporter at the Scarborough Evening News


MA in Theatre & Contemporary Practice (University Of Hull)
BA(hons) in Dance and Theatre (University Of Buckingham)

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