Making Tracks: Frequently Asked Questions

Alan Ayckbourn's Archivist Simon Murgatroyd answers some of the most frequently asked questions about Alan Ayckbourn's Making Tracks. If you have a question about this or any other of Alan Ayckbourn's plays, you can contact the website via the Contact Us page.

Is Making Tracks available to perform?
Yes. Although it has been in something of a grey area for many years, the playwright confirmed during 2020 that Making Tracks had not been withdrawn and was available for production. Further information and applications for licenses should be made Casarotto Ramsay.

Will Making Tracks be published?
This is viewed as extremely unlikely. The play has never been published and this situation is unlikely to change.

Where can I read the play for research purposes?
Original manuscripts are held by both the British Library and within the Ayckbourn Archive in the Borthwick Institute for Archives at the University of York, which are accessible for research purposes and can be read on-site.

All research for this page by Simon Murgatroyd.