DinnerTheatre in Edinburgh. the latest Winged Horse production and Bruce Morton reviewed.



Access: P 2 Parking Facilities. PPA 2 Parkingto be Pre-Arranged. I. = Level Access. R = Ramped Access. ST 2 Steps to negotiate.

Facilities: WC = Adapted Toilet(s). WS : Wheelchair Spaces. AS = Adjacent Seats. E = Induction Loop System. C: 2‘ (iuidc Dogs Allowed. R = Restaurant Accessible. B = Bar Accessible. T : Adapted'l‘elephone.

Help: A = Assistance Available. AA —= Advise Venue in Advance.


Theatre is listed by city first. then by venue. 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.


Nearly all Glasgow theatre is part of Maytest this issue. See listings at front of magazine forIuIl details. features and previews.


I DLACKERIARS 45 Albion Street. Merchant City. 552 5924.

Persons in Space Wed In May. 7.30pm—10pm. £4 (£3). Alan Caigis concerned with the reconciliation between physical and textual theatre and leads the second of two classes to explore the relationship between actors. their creations and the physical world. A Performance Tixchange class for professional performers. Wednesday evenings in Blackfriars are also club nights for Performance Iixchange members. Call 227 5557 for more details. See also Tramway Theatre below.

Jan de Masque Wed 9 May. 7.30pm— 10pm. £4 (£3). Katy Duke triesout possibilities presented by masks in the second oftwo Performance Itxchange classes for professional performers. See above. Comic Club livery Saturday and every other Sunday. See Cabaret .

I CUMBERNAULD THEATRE ( ‘uinbernauld 0236 "32887. Box Office Mon- Fri 10am—6pm; Sat 10am-3pm; o- Rpm pert. cy gs Bar Cafe. [Accessz PPA. ST. Facilities: WC. “S. (i. B. Help: A. AA]. Writers Workshop Mon 14 May. 7.30pm. Classes continue every other Monday. Speaking For Myself. . .? I'ntil Sat 5 May. 7.45pm. Thurs £2.50 (£1.25). I-ri .5; Sat £4 (£2 l. Two fine monologues rey iyed by The By re Theatre Company in a well-matched double-bill. Peter Nardini‘sJinmiy Hun/mi is a sensitive portrayal ofa mentally handicapped old man and Anne Marie Di Mambro'sJoe is a witty and touching study of a middle-aged Italian woman liy ing in Scotland. Recommended. Fur Coal and No Knickers Fri 1 1— Sat 12

May . 7.45pm. £2.50 (£1 50). Stagniglit capers as Apex Players run through Mike Harding's farce.

Bargains Thurs I7--Sat 19 May . 7.45pm. £2.50 (£1 .25). A new play specially written for .\'o Mean Company by Brian John Miller and set over three nights in a New Year sale queue outside I larrods

I EAST KILDRIDE VILLAGE THEATRE Maxwell Drive. 03552 4866‘).

Patience t'niil Sat 5 May. 7.10pm. Thurs £3.50(£2.50). Fri Sat £4. liast KIII‘I‘KTC (iilbert and Sullivan Society set this musical satire in the 1920s.

It Elvis Lived in Meikle Earnock Sat 12 May . 7.30pm. £4 (£2). See Touring.

Festival ot One Act Plays Tue 15- Sat 19 May. 7.30pm. £2 (£1 .50). Sat £3. Season ticket £5. IiK Rep‘s lestiyal is one of the riiost successful of its kint and proiiiisesto be a varied week of amateur drama. Ten



' Until Sunday 6 May 7.30pm ' WINGED HORSE TOURING PRODUCTIONS present ELIZABETH GORDON QUINN by Chris Hannan

Tuesday 8 - Sunday 13 May 7.30pm VICTORIA WORSLEY 8. CAROLINE WARD present . MAKE ME A STATUE A performance for one woman and two famous statues in response to the lives and sculptures of CAMILLE CLAUDEL and AUGUSTE RODIN

"BOX OFFICE ° (HI-226 26.33”

companies are performing fifteen plays during the week.

I KILMARDINNY ARTS CENTRE 50 Kilmardiiiny Avenue. Bearsden. 943 0312.

Amadeus Fri 4 May. 7.30pm. Sat 5 May. 2.30pm. Festival Theatre perform Peter Schaffer's tribute to Mozart.

I PAISLEY ARTS CENTRE New Street. Paisley. 887 1010. Box Office open Tue—Sun noon-8.30pm. Bar (open noon—I 1pm Tue—Sat: 12.30—230pm 6: 630-1 1pm Sun. Meals served). Cafe

(open noon- 11pm). [Access: PPA. ST. Facilities: WC. WS. Ii. (3. R. B. Help: A. AA].

Terry Neason Fri 4 May . 8pm. £4 (£2). See Cabaret.

Bruce Morton Sat 5 May. 8pm. £3(£l .50). See Cabaret.

MirrorTaIk Tue 8 May. 8pm. £2 (£1 ). Alcohol and drugs turn out to be no escape in I Iarlcquin Theatre Company's play. Desire UnderThe Elms Sat 12 May. 8pm. £4 (£2). See Touring.

An Evening of Entertainment Tue l5—Sat is May. 7.30pm. £2 (£1 ). St .lohn's Dramatic Club give a taster of the three playsthcy are soon to perform in full.

I PALACE THEATRE‘) (ireen Street.

Kilmarnock. 0563 23590. [.Access: P. 1.. Facilities: WC. WS. F.. (i. R. 15. Help: A. AA].

II Elvis Lived in Meikle Earnock Fri 1 1 May. 7.30pm. £3.50 (£2.50). SeeTouring. Powys and Jones Sat 12 May. 7.30pm. £3.50 (£2.50). See Cabaret.

I SCOTTISH MASK AND PUPPET CENTRE ts Balcarres Avenue. Kely indale. 3396185. The centre is open Tue—Sat 10am— 5pm and Sun 2-5pm. A 30-minute talk and tour round the centre costs £1 (75p). Workshops and information are available by appointment (the centre's library Contains over 800 titles).

The Hogarth Collection tintil 29 .May . Ann

031-229 9697

*A Familvw ffair

Hogarth and Jan Bussel‘s collection includes H0 puppets from all (M er the world and taking pride of place is your very own Muffin The \Iule

I THE SHELTER 7 Reiiirt. w ('our 1. Renfrew Street.

The Comedy Shop See( abaret The Actors Shelter [- y eiy Monday An informal meeting place and information exchange for actors baa I! in. Scotland.

I TRAMWAY Albert Driy e. 42 3952" Ticketsfrom Ticket Centre-04‘. .‘2 ’551'. [Help:1-.\\’(‘.\\'S.Cl

Voice Class I: very Thurs until 2S.lui.c 2--3.30pm. £4 ( £3). lzlspeth .‘yiacnaughtoii leads the Performance erhangc clay i: \I professional pcrfoi iners. (all 227 555" l;)!‘ details. See also Blackti iars aboy e Tapping Creative Potential I-very 'I‘nmsaay until 31 May. 3.30—5pm. £4(£3i. Professional performers tap their creativity with the help of dramathcrapist Andrew Dawson. A Performance Exchange class


I DATHGATE REGAL RESOURCE CENTRE 24- 35 North Bridge Street . Bathgate. 0506 630017. [Accessz PPA. R. Facilities WC. WS. AS. (i. B. Help: A AA]

The Beautiful Genime ‘1 tie is May. 7. 30pm, £2 (£1 ). See Touring.

I BEDLAM THEATRE Forrest Road. 225 9893. [Access: St. Facilities. \\'S. (i. H “CID: AA]

Ratinthe Skull Tue 8 Sat 12 May . 7 30pm £3 (£2.50 £2). Fdinbtirgh l'iiiy ersin Theatre Company presents Ron Hutchinson's hard look at Norther n Irish politics.

Theatresports Fyery I-i iday 10pm £1 (50p). See Cabaret.

I DRUNTDN THEATRE .‘ylusselburgh. no.5 2240.1Access: PPA. R. St Facilities. \\'( '.


Alexander Ostrovsk y

A new version by Nick Dear Stinging/y funny tale of upward mobility.

25 May—9june 8pm. £3 to £9. Free Preview 24 May 8pm.

Sat. Mat. 9june 3./5pm £4.

After show discussion 28 May

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