TEL: 229 9697



Wed 27 February Sat 2 March 7.30pm WOMEN'S THEATRE (IROL'I’ present HER ACHING HEART

by Byrony Lavery

Tues 6 Sun 10 March 7.30pm VITAL THEATRE present STUNNING THE PUNTERS AND OTHER STORIES by Steven Berkoff. Robert Sproat. Fyoder Dostoevsky

BOX OFFICE 031 226 2633I225 1974


Theatre du Fleuve (Toulouse) present


A lyrical, poetic and surreal puppet ballet. at Motherwell Civic Centre, Tuesday 26 8: Wednesday 27 February, 7.30pm. Tickets from Civic Centre and usual outlets.

Mitchell Theatre,

Friday 1 March 7.30pm and Saturday 2 March 2.30 and 7.30pm. Tickets from Ticket Centre 041 227 5511 and Ticket Link Outlets.

Greenock Arts Guild, Tuesday 5 8: Wednesday 6 March, 7.30pm. Tickets from Greenock Arts Guild, 0475 23038.

PRICE; £3.00 (£1.00 Cones.)

La Malle a Maliees A magical mix of marionettes, music, mirth and mischief

Third Eye Centre, Sunday 24 February, 2pm and 3.15pm.

Ticket Link Outlets and at the door. Telephone: 041 227 5511.

PRICE; £2.00 (£1.00 Cones.) Sponsored by Strathclyde Regional Council



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.


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

Facilities: WC = Adapted Toilet(s). WS = Wheelchair Spaces. AS = AdjacentSeats. 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.


Tickets for major venues in Glasgow are available from the Ticket Centre, Candleriggs. Mon—Sat 10.30am until 6.30pm in person or until 9pm by phone on 041227 5511. Sunday openingis noon—5pm. Any Ticket Link box office can sell tickets for other venues.


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

The Comic Club See Cabaret.

I CITIZENS' THEATRE Gorbals Street. 429 0022. Box Office Mon—Sat IOam—8pm. Bar. [Access: P. L. Facilities: WC. W5. E. G. R. Help: AA]

The Gospels Until Sat 23 Feb. 7.30pm. £5 (£1/Free). Kicking off its year on a religious note, The Citizens‘ allows Giles Havergal the opportunity to fulfil his long-held desire to dramatise the four gospels. It‘s maybe not what you expect of a night in the theatre. but it does give due


Mary (Debra Glllett) and Jesus (Alastair Galbraith) in The Gospels.

force to the linguistic beauty of the King James Bible.

The Rivals Fri l—Sat 23 Mar. 7.30pm. £5 (£1/Free). Robert David MacDonald directs Richard Brinsley Sheridan‘s 1775 society comedy of manners. and emphasises the play‘s often ignored earthy aspects. See preview.

I CLYDE THEATRE Boquhanran Road. Clydebank. 951 1200. Box Office Mon—Sat 10am—6pm.

The Cheviot. The Stag and The Black. Black 011 Fri l—Sat 23 Mar (not Fri 22 Mar). 7.30pm. £5 (£3.50). Sat Mats on 9,16and 23 Mar at 2pm. £4 (£2). Remarkably. John McGrath's legendary play about the Scottish Highlands from the time ofthe clearances to the oil boom of the 19705. has not been performed professionally since the original 7:84 production in 1973. John Bett. who appeared in the first tour. directs Wildcat‘s version which makes use

of the same Ceilidh material. See preview. I CRAWFURD THEATRE Jordanhill College, 76 Southbrae Drive. 950 3437/3438. [Access: P. R. Facilities: WC. W8. E. G. R. B. Help: A. AA].

The Gaelic Play Tue 5 Mar. Drama performed by the Lewis and Harris Association.

I CUMBERNAULD THEATRE Cumbernauld. 0236 732887. Box Office Mon—Fri 10am—6pm; Sat 10am—3pm; 6—8pm perf. cvgs Bar/Cafe. [Access: PPA. ST. Facilities: WC. W8. G. 8. Help: A.AA]. No Mean Company Every Wed. 7 .30pm. Weekly meeting for Cumbernauld Theatre‘s over 185 amateur drama group. The Merchant 01 Venice Until Fri 22 Feb. 7.45pm. Fri Mat 1.30pm. £4.50(£2.25). Sheffield‘s Compass Theatre Company arrives in Scotland with Shakespeare's study of a vengeful Jew who takes on the Christian business establishment. See i review. 5 Waiting For Godot Sat 23 Feb. 7.45pm. ] £4.50 (£2.25). Samuel Beckett's minimalist classic is the second play ofthc week from Compass Theatre. See review. Jeux. Monotones and Grand Pas Wed 27 Feb. 7.45pm. £4.50 (£2.25). See Dance listings.

Martin’s Magic Mirror Fri 1 Mar. 7pm. £4.50 (£2.25). See Kidslistings.

Bozo's Dead Wed 6 Mar. 7.45pm. £4.50 (£2.25). David Glass returns to Scotland after the success of Popeye In Exile in last year's Edinburgh Fringe. The new show is based on a real incident in the late 19th century when a silent clown Pierrot beat his noisy clown brother to death. See preview.

And The Cow Jumped OverThe Moon Thurs 7—Sat 9 Mar. 7.45pm. Thurs £3 (£1 .50). Fri and Sat £4.50 (£2.25). See Touring.

I EAST KILBRIDE VILLAGE THEATRE Maxwell Drive. 03552 48669.

Carousel Mon 25 Feb—Sat 2 Mar. 7.30pm. Sat Mat 2pm. East Kilbride Light Opera Club perform one of the great Rodgers and Hammerstein musicals.

I GLASGOW ARTS CENTRE 12 Washington Street. 221 4526. [Access: PPA. R. Facilities: WC. R. G. Help: A. AA]. Shout Across The River Wed 27 Feb—Sat 2 Mar. 7.30pm. £3 (£2.50). Stephen Poliakoff's play traces the relationship between a young mother and her teenage daughter set against the suburban backdrop ofSouth London. Robin Wilson directs Glasgow Arts Lab in this challenging contemproary play.

I KINGS THEATRE Bath Street. Box Office. Mon—Sat noon—6pm. 4 bars. Phone bookings. Ticket Centre. Candleriggs. see Ticket Link details above. [Access: P. L. Facilities: WC. R. G. Help: A. AA].

Babes In The Wood Until Sat 23 Feb. £3.50 (£3)—£8.50 (£4.50). 7pm. Sat Mat2. 15pm. Last couple ofdays for this traditional panto starring Gerard Kelly.1ain McCoIl and Una McLean. Kelly is in his element. but much of the panto seems to neglect the kids.

Ruddlgore Tue 26 Feb-Sat 2 Mar. 7.30pm. The Savoy Club in the Gilbert and Sullivan operetta.

The Yeoman 01 The Guard Mon 4—Sat 9 Mar. 7.30pm. This week‘s Gilbert and Sullivan is performed by the Orpheus Club.

I McLELLAN GALLERIES 270 Sauchiehall Street. 331 1854.

Scotland Creates Sun 24 Feb and Sun 3 Mar. 2—4pm. Free. Four performance pieces devised by The Jammy Girls in response to the current Scotland Creates exhibition at the gallery.

Good Times And Bad Times Thurs 7 Mar. 7.30pm. Free. Then Sat9. 16 and 23 Mar at 2pm and 3pm. Penne Herman-Smith and Flloyd Kennedy use poetry. prose and music to celebrate the lives of women. Made Specially for the Scotland Creates exhibition and International Women‘s Week.

50 The List 22 February— 7 March 1991