DISABLED ACCESS KEY
Access: P = Parking Facilities. PPA = Parking to be Pre-Arrangcd. L = Level Access. R = Ramped Access. ST = Steps to negotiate.
Facilities: WC 2 Adapted Toilet(s). WS =
Wheelchair Spaces. AS = Adjacent Seats.
E = Induction Loop System. G = Guide Dogs Allowed. R = Restaurant Accessible. B = Bar Accessible. T = Adapted Telephone.
Help: A = Assistance Available. AA = Advise Venue in Advance.
Theatre is listed by city first. then byvenue. running in alphabetical order. Touring shows are listed separately under the relevant heading. Prices in brackets are the concessionary price. Long running shows. unless specified otherwise. do not run on Sundays.
I THE ARCHES THEATRE (ilasgow's Glasgow. Midland Street. 248 4775. ]Access: L. R. WC. G. C]. Daytime prices (9.30am—8pm) include entrance to whole exhibition. while evening prices (after 8pm) give access to the bar. restaurant and free entertainment.
Will Ye Dance at My Wedding? Tue 17—Sun 22 Apr. 7.30pm. Sun— Thurs £4 (£2). Fri& Sat £5 (£3). A new museum brings with ita new I l4-seat theatre which is a kindof small-scale answer to The Tramway. As a gesture ofsupport to young local touring groups. director Andy Arnold has chosen to open the theatre with the current Clyde L'nity Theatre show. the second in Aileen Ritchie's Glasgow working-class trilogy.
See Touring. Review and Feature. Promenade Performances Daily. 11am. 2pm & 5pm. Free with admission. One of the many attractions in Glasgow's Glasgow is a changing programme of performances by a special in-house company. Scripts are by Andy Arnold and the music has been written by Vivian Stanshall of the Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band.
The Funny Farm Fri 13 & Sat 14 Apr. 10pm. £3. Sec Cabaret.
The History at the Citizens’ Theatre Thurs 19 Apr. 2.45pm. £4 (£2.50). The Citizens‘ artistic director. Giles Havergal gives an hour-long talk about his pioneering Gorbals theatre.
Left Wing Theatre: What Does It Achieve? Thurs 19 Apr. 3pm. £4 (£2.50). One ofa series of debates organised by Book Trust Scotland in association with The Scotia Bar. One ofthe things Left WingTheatre has achieved is John McGrath's sprawling four-hour epic at The Tramway — it should be interesting to hear what people have to say about that.
Who's idea Was It. Anyway? Thurs 19Apr. 10pm. £2. See Cabaret.
I BLACKFRIARS 45 Albion Street. Merchant City. 552 5924.
The Art oi Administration Wed 4 Apr. 7—10pm. £4 (£3 members). Glasgow arts worker Phyllis Steel shares her experiences of programming and organising. in this second oftwo Performance Exchange classes. She promises to establish ‘ground rules for administration — the common sense approach‘. Wednesday eveningsin Blackfriars are also club nights for Performance Exchange members. Call 227 5557 for more details. See also Tramway Theatre below. Next Blackfriars session on Wed 25 Apr.
Comic Club Every Saturday and every other Sunday. See Cabaret.
I CITIZENS' THEATRE Gorbals Street. 429
FRIDAY 6 APRIL —
0022. Box Office Mon-Sat 10am—8pm. Bar. [Accessz P. L. Facilities: WC. W5. E. G. R. Help: AA]
The History of the Citizens’ Theatre Thurs 19 Apr. 2.45pm. £4 (£2.50). See The Arches Theatre above.
Antony Fri 6—Sat 21 Apr. 7.30pm. £5 (£1/OAP & UB40 Free). After Enrico Four. this is the second play in the current season to have been translated by Robert David MacDonald. Not content to play second fiddle. he is directingthe Alexandre Dumas play to boot. It's all about a revolutionary hero-in-the-making who runs off with a married woman from the aristocracy and in so doing challenges his own ideals. See Preview.
I CRAWFURD THEATRE Jordanhill College. 76 Southbrac Drive. Glasgow. 950 3437/3438. |Accessz P. R. Facilities: WC. W8. E. G. R. B. Help: A. AA].
All My Sons Mon 9—Sat 14 Apr. 7.30pm. £3 (£1.50). Alien Arts perform Arthur Miller‘s classic tragedy of a self-made American man with a guilty secret.
It Elvis Lived In Meiltle Earnoclt Thurs l9—Fri 20 Apr. 7.30pm. See Touring.
I CUMBERNAULD THEATRE Cumbernauld. 0236 732887. Box Office Mon-Fri 10am—6pm; Sat 10am—3pm; 6—8pm perf. evgs Bar/Cafe. [Accessz PPA. ST. ' Facilities: WC. W8. G. B. Help: A. AA]. Writers Workshop Mon 9 Apr. 7.30pm. Classes continue every other Monday.
It Elvis Lived In Melltle Earnocit Thurs
' 12—Sat 14 Apr. 7.45pm. Thurs£2.50
(£1.25). Fri & Sat £4 (£2). Secondin Cumbernauld‘s new writing season is Peter Nardini‘s study of small town life in the 50s. Nardini has also incorporated a couple of his own songs into the proceedings. See Preview.
Female Parts Thurs l9—Fri 20 Apr. 8pm. £2 (£1.25). Flipsidc Theatre Company return with their production of the comic and polemic monologues by Franca Rarne and Dario Fo.
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I EAST KILBRIDE VILLAGE THEATRE Maxwell Drive. 03552 48669. On the Ranle Until Sat 7 Apr. 7.30pm. £3 (£1.50). Tom Stoppard‘s farce draws on Marx Brothers and silent movie styles in a manic chase around Vienna. East Kilbride Rep provides the laughs. The Caucasian Chalk Circle Thurs 12 Apr. 8pm. £3 (£2). [in route to the Iidinbttrgh Fringe. Contact Theatre kick off a long Scottish tour of Brecht‘s well known play based on the traditional Chinese tale of the Chalk Circle. Bruce Morton Thurs 19 Apr. 8pm. £4(£2). Sec Cabaret. I GLASGOW UNIVERSITY Boyd-Orr Building. 68 Ilillhead Street. Race. Gender and Class in Drama and inlhe Media Fri 6 Apr. “lam—5.30pm. £5 (£3). Part of the Writing Together Festival. Ilils all-day conference brings together an impressive selection of international speakers. The main drama speakers are Ama Ata Aidoo. llarwant Bains. Peter Arnott and Ngugi Wa 'I‘hiong'o. In the chair will be Joyce MacMillan. Scottish theatre critic of The (iuurdiurt. Glasgow Drama Sat 7 Apr. 10am 5.30pm. £5 (£3). All-day conference in the Writing Together programme. featuring Maurice Lindsay. David Iltitchison. Marcella Evaristi. and Tom Me( irath. I KINGS THEATRE Bath Street. Box Office. Mon-Sat noon—6pm. 4 bars. Phone bookings. Ticket Centre. Candleriggs. Mon—Sat 10.30am 8pm. 227 5511 orotherTicket Link boxofliccs. [Accessz P. L. Facilities; WC. R. G. Help: A. AA]. PrisonerCell Block H Mon 9— Sat 14 Apr. 7.30pm Mon—Fri. 5pm & 8pm Sat. £5.50—£8. Stage version of the Atissie soap. starring two of the TV east. (‘ult 80s drama behind bars in an all-women prison. WaitUntil Darlt Mon 1(r-Sat 21 Apr. 7.30pm. Sat Mat 3pm. £5.50—£8. TV stars
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