Simon Murgatroyd: Career Description

Alan Ayckbourn's Archivist & Media Administrator: Archivist for the playwright Alan Ayckbourn responsible for maintaining the Ayckbourn Archive and all enquiries relating to the Archive and Alan Ayckbourn's career and plays. Founder, designer and administrator of, the playwright's official website with more than 4,500 pages dedicated to the careers and plays of Alan Ayckbourn. Media Administrator for Alan Ayckbourn responsible for media enquiries regarding Alan Ayckbourn. Also honorary Archivist for the Stephen Joseph Theatre.

Simon Murgatroyd: Career Experience

2005 - present day: Alan Ayckbourn's Archivist & Media Administrator
2002 - present day: Alan Ayckbourn's official website administrator, founder, researcher & principal contributor
2004 - present day: Archivist for The Bob Watson Archive at the Stephen Joseph Theatre
1992 - present day: Professional writer
2016 - present day: Freelance Author / Copywriter / Advisor for the Stephen Joseph Theatre
2016 - present day: Co-ordinator of the Inner Circle / Premiere Patrons events at the Stephen Joseph Theatre
2016 - present day: Patron of Dick & Lottie Theatre Company, Huddersfield.
2016: Author of Unseen Ayckbourn: Illustrated Edition.
2013 - present day: Website administrator & founder of the website Scarborough In The Round
2013 - present day: Features writer for the Stephen Joseph Theatre Circular quarterly magazine & SJT programmes
2013 - 2016:
Website administrator for the Animated Objects Orpheus the Mariner and Song Of The Leviathan events.
2011 - 2013: Co-editor and principal contributor to the Stephen Joseph Theatre Circular quarterly magazine
2010 - 2011:
Ayckbourn Weekend administrator
2001 - 2006: Ayckbourn And The Round event 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

Simon Murgatroyd: Qualifications

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

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