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concentrate on the play‘s high-energy comedy.

Internal Injuries 'l‘ue 23ASat 27Jan. T‘stlpm. £3. The latest Traverse Springboard prodttction is written by Robin Lindsay Wilson of tlte Glasgow Arts ('ent re and directed by ( 'olin lillwood. The play focuses on a classiclove triangle. with a bit of drug dealing and a ear erash thrown iii to spice it tip. See Preview.



I ScrodiniPalaeeTheatre. 9 GreenStreet. Klltttarnoek. 0563 23590. 7.30pm. £3.50 (£2.50). An evening of hypnotic entertainment orentertaininghypnosis.

I Upstairs at Bonhams 194. Bytes Road.

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Bonhamscontinues itsprogramme-of entertainment into the New Year with the

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I The comic Club lilacklt'iat's. 45 Albion Street. Merchant ( 'it_\ . (ilasgow . 552

.5924 9pm. H.501L31. liat'opett

h..illpttt midnight. .-\ sttongline-ttpol' young talent tonight withcontributions from l'tinny lat'niet's Martha Melit‘iar and .\1.te \1e( 'reatlie. .1 set frotn the Three \lk'll ll'lt‘ llros l‘totlpe and a first venture under the spotlight by Hank Bo} le.

I Joke BOX Bar Point. 42 Well Meadow Street. Paisley. U41 Sb") 5188. S30pm. A mixed evening of entertainment tonigltt. with Philip .\1e( irade - as seen on Halfway In Paradise toppingthcbill.


I Going Home To Chile St John's Church. Princes Street. Edinburgh. 7.30pm. £3.50

. (£2.50). An evening of music and poetry sponsored by Edinburgh and Lothians

Chile Solidarity Campaign to support

some of those returning to Chile after

manv vears ofexile. Appearing will be Carlos Arrendondo. Galo Ceron. Alan

Coady.John Gillies.EddyMaguire.


PhilipThorn. Dave Robb. Jim Sutherland. Mae Shaw and Witches Tuesday. Poetry in Spanish and English.


I Ian Smith Barbizon Restaurant.(‘ollege Lands. High Street. Glasgow. 5520707. 8pm. £10 (Vegetarian and meat courses available). To mark Burns Night. the Barbizon is hosting a Performance Banquet in which Ian Smith.self-styled Vagabond King. will entertain in between courses. Bizarre. odd and anarchic.



Tuesday 16th—Sunday 21 st January at 7.30pm PEN NAME presents DON JUAN by Bertolt Brecht after Moliere

One of Scotland's most exciting and imaginative young companies. PEN NAM E was last seen at The Traverse with their memorable version of Liz Lochhead's BLOOD AND ICE

Alltickets £3.00 Tuesday 23rd—Saturday 27th January at 7.30pm A TRAVERSE THEATRE SPRINGBOARD PRODUCTION INTERNAL INJURIES by Robin Lindsay Wilson Alltlckets £3.00


° 031-226 2633



I DANCE FACTORY 142 Calder Street. 423 9430.

The Dance Factory is open for a variety of classes during the week. both evening and daytime. For example. Jazz (Beginners) at 6.45pm on Mondays. Ballet at 6.45pm on Wednesdays and Ballroom and Latin at 7.30pm on Fridays. There are also classes for children in ballet. tap. modern theatre dance. Highland dance. baton-twirling and RAD ballet. Phone for more details. I GLASGOW ACADEMY OF DANCE 2/6. 19 Queen Street. 221 0750.

Classes are held throughout the week. £2—£2.80. Phone for details ofdaily classes.

Open Elementary Ballet Mondays 7.30—9pm.

Lunchtime Stretch Tuesdays

12.30pm—1 . 15pm. Good for city centre workers.

Beginners Jazz Wednesdays 6.30—8pm. Beginners Tap Thursdays 5.30—6.30pm. Contemporary Beginners Thursdays 6.30—8pm.

Ballroom Fridays 7—8pm.

I SCOTTISH BALLET STUDIO 261 West Princes Street. 331 2931.

Steps Out classes are run on a casual basis; adults £2 (£1 .50). juniors 1.50. Contemporary Tuesdays 6—7pm.

Adult Jazz Tuesdays 7.15-8.30pm. Beginners Contemporary Thursdays

6—7. 15pm.

Beginners Ballet 14 yrs and above. Saturdays 10—1 1 . 15am. 14 yrs and above. Beginners Jazz 14 years and above. Saturdays 11.30am—1pm.

I HILLHEAD SECONDARY SCHOOL Oakfield Avenue. nearest tube Kelvinbridge.

Contemporary Dance with Jane Simpson. Mondays 7—8.30pm. £2. Phone 334 3349 for details.

Jazz Dance with Karen Pasi. Thursdays 6.30—8pm. £2.50. Phone 339 4777 for details.

Dance Aerobics with Joanne Borthwick. Thursdays 8—9pm. £2.

T'ai Chi with Larry Butler. Beginners and intermediate classes take place on Mondays and beginners and advanced classes on Wednesdays. A term oftwelve sessions is £20—£3() though you can turn up for one lesson on a trial basis.

I THIRD EYE CENTRE 346—354 Sauchiehall Street. 332 7521.

WC Physical Theatre Until 10 Feb. the pioneering dance company DV8 will be holding a series of classes as a kick-offto the New Moves season which will extend over the next three months. The classes take place 10.30am—12.3()pm and cost £2.50 (£2).


I ASSEMBLY ROOMS The Dance 8850. George Street. phone Sheridan Nicol on 220 4348/9 for details.

Dance Base Classes for all ages and abilities with various teachers. including dancer-in-residence. Sheridan Nicol. Special guest teachers include Deirdra Lovell. Royston Maldoon. Frank McConnell and Lyndsay John. Turn up fifteen minutes before each class in comfortable. unrestrictivc clothing. All classes are run on an informal basis and cost £2 (£1 ) per session. Plans for 1990 include a regular class in Pilton and a Special Needs workshop. Phone for details.

Lunchtime Jazz with Sheridan Nicol. Tuesdays 1pm.

Youth Jazz 9 yrs and above. With Sheridan Nicol. Tuesdays 5pm.

Open Jazz (Level 2) with Sheridan Nicol. Tuesdays 6.15pm.

Adult Tap (Beginners) with Sheridan Nicol. Tuesdays 7.30pm.

Jazz (Advanced/Pro) with Sheridan Nicol. Wednesdays 11am.

Over 408' Dancercise Wednesdays 2pm. Children's Tap 9 yrs and above. with Sheridan Nicol. Wednesdays 5pm.

Jazz (level 1) Wednesdays 6pm. Contemporary with various teachers. (no experience necessary). Wednesdays 7.30pm.

Absolute Beginners Jazz with Raymond Kaye. Thursdays 5.30pm.

Contemporary (Intermediate) with Marilyn Williams. Fridays 12.30pm.

Jazz (Elementary) 14 yrs and above. with Sheridan Nicol. Fridays 2.15pm. ExperimentaI/improvisational Dance with Alan Grieg. Saturdays 1 1am. Experimental Dance/Physical Theatre with Lindsay John. Saturdays 1.30—4.30pm (£3).

Edinburgh Youth Dance Company Classes for various age groups meet in several Edinburgh locations. Phone Sheridan on 220 4348/9 for details.

I EPWORTH HALLS Nicolson Square. phone 229 1071 for info.

All classes are taught by Tracy Hawkes. director of SPRlNG and a member of Khorous Dance Theatre. and are £2.50 (£2) per session.

Contemporary/Jazz for Adults Mondays 6.30pm.

Tap lor Adults Tuesdays 6.30pm.

Jazz for Teenagers Wednesdays 5.30pm. Ballet for Adults (Beginners) Wednesdays 6.30pm.

I MARCOS LEISURE CENTRE Grove Street. phone 229 1071 for further information. These classes are also taught by Tracy Hawkes (see above). £2.50 (£2). children £1.75 per session.

Childrens Ballet Sat 9.30am.

Childrens Tap Sat 10.30am.

Childrens Modern Jazz Sat 11.15am.

Adult Ballet Sat noon.

AdultJazz Sat 1.15pm.

I SPRING LOTHIAN DANCE COMPANY St Bernard‘s Church Hall. Dean Street. Phone 229 1071 or 336 2316 for details. Spring is looking for new members to join their dance company which meets every Thursday 8pm—10pm. Using all forms of dance the company works towards performing in and around Edinburgh and the Lothian region. No experience is necessary. so if you are over thirteen and interested phone or just turn up any Thursday.

I GRACEMDUNT LEISURE CENTRE 22 Gracemount Drive. 658 1940. Morning and evening classes are held in fitness weights. aerobics and stretch and tone gentle exercise for beginners. intermediates and over 40s with a free creche available during some ofthe sessions. All classes are £1 .75 (90p) per session and are held on a casual basis for women only. Phone the centre for details. I CRAIGLOCKHART SPORTS CENTRE 177 Colinton Road. 443 0101.

A variety of adult coaching sessions. including Women's Activity Mornings. Aerobics. Fitness Training and Yoga. Phone the centre for more information. I ELCHAT A variety ofclasses and workshops in creative and contemporary dance. for all ages and abilities. are available throughout East Lothian. Phone Stephanie Sellie on 031 665 3711 ext 244 for details.

I ARTS CONNEXION The Theatre Arts Centre. offNicolson Street. 661 0144. Body Awareness through Alexander Technique Saturdays noon-1.30pm. £40 (£35). Introduction course for performers and singers seeking greater understanding of posture and breathing techniques.

50 The List 12 25 January 1990