“Two things I live for. One is being in a rehearsal room. The other is writing a new play. As soon as a new play comes out there's a terrible moment of post-partum emptiness - and then another idea comes in, sometimes two or three. I just can't imagine being alive without a play in me somewhere,” he says, getting up, pregnant with play No 72, his Christmas show.
Monday, July 21, 2008
In The Times, Robert Gore-Langton speaks to Guild member Alan Ayckbourn about his new play, Life And Beth, and his determination to keep on writing.