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52 The List 22 November— 5 December 1991

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Theatre is listed by city. then alphabetically u by venue. Touring shows are listed

alphabetically by title at the end ol the section. Shows will be listed. provided that details reach our offices at least ten days

i betore publication. Theatre Listings ., compiled by Marti Fisher.

5 DISABLED ACCESS KEY - Access: P = Parking Facilities. PPA = Parking to be Pre-Arranged. L = Level

Access. R = Ramped Access. ST 2 Steps to negotiate.

Facilities: WC = Adapted Toileus). WS 2 Wheelchair Spaces. AS = Adjacent Seats. E 2 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

5 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 ARCHES THEATRE Midland Street. 22 9736. [Access: P. L. Facilities; WC. WS. [3. G. Help: A,AA]

American Buttan Until Sun 24 Nov. 7.30pm. £5 (£3). See Touring.

Blues in the Night Until Sat 23 Nov. 9.45pm. £4 (£2). An ambitious show brought together by Take Tw 0 Productions which traces a personal and informal history of the blues from 1900. Mixingjau and blues greats with contemporary literature. quotations and news items. the performance aims to put

the music in its social and political context.

Should be worth a look.

Alice Through the Looking Glass Tue 3 Dec—Sat 4 Jan. (Schools performances Tue«Fri 10.30am and 1.30pm. £2). Public performances Sat 14. Sat 21 . Mon 23.

I COTTIER THEATRE Dowanhill Church. Hyndland Street. Tickets from TicketLink Box Offices or on the door.

The Soul Machine Thurs 28 Nov—Fri 6 Dec. 7.30pm; Sat 7 and Sun 8 Dec, 5pm and 8pm. £7.50 (£5). Mats all tickets £5. The latest multi-mcdia spectacular from Test Dept inaugurates Dowanhill Church as a theatre venue (although it will be awhile before the renovation work is complete). Appropriately. the production‘s subject matter is the rise of Christianity from

. Pagan times to the present-day search for

unity. Should be well worth a look. See prevrew.

I CRAWFURD THEATRE Jordanhill College. 76 Southbrae Drive. 950 3437/3438. [Access: P. R. Facilities; WC.

;W8.E.(3.R.B.llelp:A.AAl ; A Scottish Reservation Wed 27—l‘hurs 28

Thurs 26-Sat 28. Mon 30 Dec. Thurs 2—Sat ;'

4Jan. 2pm and 4pm. £4 (£2). Andy Arnold returns to Connie Stewart's Lewis Carroll adaptation with which he had much success in his days with Edinburgh's Theatre Workshop. He aims to repeat the success this time with the ArchesThcatre Company.

I CITIZENS’ THEATRE Gorbals Street. 429 ()022. Box Office Mon-Sat 10am—6pm (10am—9pm on performance days). Bar. [Access: P. L. Facilities: WC. W5. E.G, R. Help: AA]

Design For Living Until Sat 23 Nov. 7.30pm. £5 (£1). Philip Prowse designs and directs Noel Coward‘s wisecracking comedy about jet-setting sophisticates. See review.

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

The Mysterious Mountain Mon 25 Nov -Sat 4 Jan. 10am Mon 25—Thurs 28 Nov. Mon 2—ch 4. Mon 9~-Wed 11 Dec. 2pm Mon 25—Sat 30 Nov. Mon 2-Mon 30 Dec (not Wed 25). Thurs 2—Sat 4 Jan. 7.30pm Fri 29—Sat 30 Nov. Thurs 5—Sat 7, Thurs

12—Mon 30 Dec (not Wed 25) . Thurs 2-Sat


Wildcat‘s pantomime is written by the regular team of David MacLennan and Dave Anderson and this year they make use of a 25-piece Gamelan to provide an atmospheric percussive backdrop. The story concerns a king‘s inability to get one of his daughters to smile.

Nov. 1.30pm. £2. Sce'l‘ouring.

Snow White Mon Z—Sat b Dec. Mon—Fri 1.30pm. Tue-Fri 10. 15am. Sat 2pm. £2. international Purves Puppets with a seasonal contribution.

I CUMBERNAULD THEATRE Cumbernauld. 0236 732887. Box Office Mon-Fri 10am-6pm; Sat 10am-3pm: 6—8pm perf. evgs Bar/Cafe. [Access: PPA. ST. Facilities: WC, W8. G. B. Help: A. AA] Merlin the Magnilicent Until Sat 28 Dec. £4.75 (£2.25). 10am Mon 25-Fri 29 Nov. Mon 2—Fri 6. Mon 9—Fri 13, Mon lfv—Fri 20 Dec. 2pm every day except Fri 20. Wed 25. Fri 27 Dec. 7.30pm Fri 6—Sat 7. Wed ll—Tue 24. Fri 27 Dec.

Cumbernauld welcomes in Christmas. as Liz Carruthers directs Stuart Paterson's mystical. magical. musical reworking of the Excalibur legend. first seen in a version at the Citizens’ Theatre in 1982. I EAST KILBRIDE VILLAGE THEATRE Maxwell Drive, 03552 48669.

Humpty Dumpty Mon 2—Sat 14 Dec. 7.30pm. £3.50 (£2.50). EK Rep Theatre Club makes its testive contribution.

I GLASGOW ARTS CENTRE 12 Washington Street. 221 4526. [Access: PPA. R. Facilities: WC. R. G. Help: A. AA]

A Lie 0f the Mind Until Sat 23 Nov. 7pm. £3 (£2). Actors Lab introduces a Sam Shepard play to round off the American season. Compulsive passion in a dreamlike landscape where a love/hate relationship destroys anyone who stands in its wa '.

I KILMARDINNY HOUSE ARTS CENTRE 50 Kilmardinny Avenue. Bearsden. 943 0312.

nghtmare Thurs 28- Sat 30 Nov. 7.30pm. Milngavie Players in a suspense play by Norman Robbins.

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]

, 42nd Street Until Sat 23 Nov. 7.30pm. It‘s ' l the turn ofthe King‘s to host thistouring

production which was in Edinburgh earlier in the year. An all-singing. all-dancing. backstage musical extravaganza with hits including 'Lullaby of Broadway' and ‘We're in the Money'. I MITCHELL THEATRE Granville Street.

221 3198. Box Office Mon-Sat noon—8pm.

Bar. Cafe. [Access: PPA. ST. Facilities: WC. W3. G. R. B. Help: A. AA]

The Wonderful Wizard at 02 Until Sat 23 Nov. 7.30pm. Sat mat 2.30pm. Musical fun with Mitchell Theatre for Youth.

The Threepenny Opera Tue 26—Sat 30 Nov. 7.30pm. Sat mat 2.30pm. Forum Arts Society in the classic Brecht/Weill musical.

The Secret Diary oi Adrian Mole Mon 2—Sat 7 Dec. 7.30pm. Sat mat 2.30pm. Teenage angst as related by Sue Townsend and performed by the Pantheon Club.

I PAISLEY ARTS CENTRE New Street. Paisley, 887 1010. Box Office open Tue—Sun noon-8.30pm. Bar (open noon—11pm Tue—Sat; 12.30—2.30pm and 6.30—11pm Sun. Meals served). Cafe (open noon~11pm). [Access: PPA. ST.