63 Trongate Box Office :

041-552 4267

Tron Theatre Company THE REAL WURLD? 8y Michel Tremblay

" . . . a jewel of a play." Scotland on Sunday

" . . . Michael Boyd's white - hot production."

The Guardian Until Sun 2 June - 7.30pm


g The sometimes tragic "' and often hilarious life 2 of Dundee poet William ,3 McGonagall Sat 15 8. Sun 16 June - 7.30pm


FOLK FESTIVAL Mon 17 - Sun 23 June

Dorothy Paul in

SEE THAT'S HER Tue 25 - Sun 30 June - 7.30pm







L 52 The List 31 May— 13June 1991

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Theatre ia listed by city, then alphabetically by venue. Touring shows are listed alphabetically by title at the end otthe section. Show: will be listed. provided that details reach our otiicea at least ten days before publication. Theatre Listings complied by Mark Fisher.

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Directed & choreographed by Dougie Squires. I JULY lst - 27th. Tickets from £3.50.

\ Tickets from the Ticket Centre. and all Ticket Link Box Offices. Enquiries or Credit Cards

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 DLACKFRIARS 45 Albion Street. Merchant City. 5525924.

The Comic Club See Cabaret.

I CITIZENS’ THEATRE Gorbals Street. 429 0022. Box Office Mon-Sat 10am-6pm (10am-9pm on performance days). Bar. [Access: P. L. Facilities: WC. W8, E.G.

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Man and Superman Until Sat 1 Jun. 7.30pm. £5 (£1/Free). George Bernard Shaw‘s play totters between witty drawing-room comedy and philosophical treatise and it's quite possible to come out with two opposing opinions about it. Whatever your reaction. it‘s worth the admission price to sneak a look at the excellent set.

Hag Woman. Rich Woman Tue 4—Sat 15 Jun. £5 (£1/Free). Free performances with creche facilities on Tue 4—Thurs 6 at 2pm. Audio described performance for the visually impaired on Thurs 13 Jun. The third year of the Strathelyde Summer Season, which ensures that the Citz stays open for an extra few months of the year kicks offwith Clyde Unity Theatre‘s current production. See Touring.

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

Othello Wed 5 Jun at 7.30pm. Fri 7 Jun at 8pm. £2 (£1). .Iordanhill students in Shakespeare‘s study ofjealousy.

I CUMBERNAULD THEATRE Cumbernauld. ()236 732887. Box Office Mon—Fri 10am'-6pm; Sat 10am—3pm; 6—8pm perf. evgs Bar/Cafe. [Access: PPA. ST. Facilities: WC. W5. G. B. Help: A. AA]. No Mean Company Every Wed. 7.30pm. Weekly meeting for Cumbernauld Theatre's over-18s amateur drama group. Just Kidding Sun 2—Sat 15 Jun. Two weeks ofchildren‘s entertainment. See Kids listings.

I EAST KILDRIDE VILLAGE THEATRE Maxwell Drive. 03552 48669.

East Kllbrlde Arts Festival Until Sat 8Jun. A mixed programme of music. cabaret and theatre. See appropriate sections.

Habeua Corpus Wed 12—Sat 151 un. 7.30pm. £3.50 (£2). EK Rep Theatre Club rounds off its current season with a comic thriller by Alan Bennett.

I GLASGOW ARTS CENTRE 12 Washington Street. 221 4526. [Access: PPA. R. Facilities: WC. R. G. Help: A. AA]. Deirdre oi the Sorrows Wed 5—Sat 8.Iun. 7.30pm. Rarely seen even in its native Ireland—J.M.Synge‘s1910tragiclove story is drawn from the heart of Irish and Scottish mythology and performed here by


Deirdre oi the Sorrows

Strathclyde Theatre Group. Director Leslie Finlay is giving an atmospheric production to this tale of passion and treachery and making use of live cello music.

On A Stone Bridge Wed 12 Jun. 7.30pm. £3 (£2). Bradford‘s House theatre performs an updated Romeo and Juliet by Mick Martin in which a white boy meets an Asian girl.

I GLASGOW UNIVERSITY LIBRARY Exhibition Hall. University Avenue.

The Scottish Theatre Archive's Jimmy Logan Exhibition Until Sat 1 Jun. Mon—Thurs 9am—9.30pm. Fri 9am—5pm. Sat

9am-12.30pm. Music Hall memorabilia from Jack Buchanan‘s kilt to Harry Lauder’s mother‘s kettle collected by Scottish Variety stalwart. Jimmy Logan. Also included are seaside postcards and early wax recordings of Scottish singers. I KING'S 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].

Rab C. Nesbitt Until Sat 8 Jun. 7.30pm. Wed and Sat mats 3pm. £1 .50—£8.50. The Glasgow guru of the gutter returns home from Italy five months after the World Cup to discover his family has disowned him. Stage fun with Gregor Fisher. Elaine C. Smith. Tony Roper and co. See review. Cinderella Tue ll—Sat 15 Jun. Wed mat 2.30pm and Sat mat 3pm. See Dance listin is.

I MITCHELL THEATRE Granville Street. 221 3198. Box Office Mon—Sat noon—8pm. Bar. Cafe. [Access: PPA. ST. Facilities: WC. WS. 0. R. B. Help: A. AA].

The Dracular Spectacular Thurs 6—Sat 8 Jun. 7.30pm. Ghoulish fun with Glasgow Schools Youth Theatre.

Carousel Wed 12-Sat 15 Jun. 7.30pm. liillhead High School in the popular musical.

I PAISLEY ARTS CENTRE New Street. Paisley. 887 1010. Box Office open Tue—Sun noon—8.30pm. Bar (open noon—1 1pm'1’ue—Sat; 12.30—2.30pm and 6.30—11pm Sun: meals served). Cafe (open noon-l 1pm). [Access: PPA. ST. Facilities: WC. W8. E. G. R. B. Help: A. AA].

The Evil Doers Fri 31 May. 8pm. £4 (£2). See Touring.

Rag Woman. Rich Woman Sat 1 Jun. 8pm. £4 (£2). See Touring and review.

The Great Randlnl Fri 7 Jun. 8pm. See Cabaret.

NorthangerAbbay Sat 8 Jun. 8pm. £4 (£2). The tireless Pocket Theatre calls in to Paisley as part ofa massive British tour of an adaptation ofJane Austen's haunting noveL

I PAVILION THEATRE 121 Renfield Street, 332 1846. Box Office Mon—Sat 10am-8pm. Bar. [Access: ST. Facilities: WS. G. Help: AA].

A Slice of Saturday Night Until Sat 1 Jun. Fri 8.45pm. Sat 6.15pm and 8.45pm. £9.50—£12.5(). Gary Glitter takesthe Pavilion by storm in a 60s musical about young love and romance in a steamy rock ‘n' roll club. Foot stompin‘ fun. See review.

I ROYAL SCOTTISH ACADEMY OF MUSIC AND DRAMA 100 Renfrew Street. 332 5057. [Access: PPA. L. Facilities: WC. WS,AS, R. B. T. G. Help: A. AA].

Good Person of Szechwan Tue 4—Fri 7 Jun. 7.15pm £2 (£1). Judy Goffdirects second-year students in Brecht’s Chinese parable about the moral problem ofliving alongside poverty a dilemma as real now as when the play was written.

I THEATRE ROYAL Hope Street. 331 1234. Box Office Mon—Sat lOam-6pm. (7.30pm on perfevgs). Bar. Buffet. [Access: P. PPA. R. Facilities: WC. W8. E. G. R,B. Help: AA].

London Contemporary Dance Until Sat 1 Jun. 7.30pm. £4—£12. Wed mat 1.30pm. See Dance listings.

The Winter’s Tale Tue 4. Wed 5. Sat 8.1un. 7.30pm. Thurs 6 Jun at 1pm. The English Shakespeare Company returns to Glasgow with a highly-rated version ofthe Shakespearian romance. See preview. Corlolanua Thurs 6. Fri 7 Jun. 7.30pm. Sat 8 Jun at 2.30pm. More ofthe Bard from the English Shakespeare Company - this time his ever-topical study of pride and dictatorial leadership. See preview.

I THIRD EYE CENTRE 350 Sauchichall Street. 332 0522. Cafe open 1 lam—2.30pm Tue—Fri and during evening performances. [Access: PPA. L. Facilities: WC. W5. E. G. R. B. Help: AA].