Maureen Lipman had to be persuaded to stop cleaning the oven after each take. She loves cleaning ovens it seems!

Carole Shelley was nominated for the 1975 Tony Award (New York City) for Supporting or Features Actress in a Drama for "Absurd Person Singular" for the role of 'Jane'.

Larry Blyden was nominated for the 1975 Tony Award (New York City) for Supporting or Features Actor in a Drama for "Absurd Person Singular".

The original Broadway production of "Absurd Person Singular'" by Alan Ayckbourn opened October 8, 1974 at the Music Box Theatre and ran for 591 performances. Geraldine Page was nominated for the 1975 Tony Award for Supporting or Features Actress in a Drama for "Absurd Person Singular" as Marion.