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M u 5's E LB u RGIH” FOR SPRING 1993
THE BIG PICTURE BY LIZ LOCHHEAD 12 - 27 FEBRUARY ‘SATURDAY MATINEE‘ 20 FEBRUARY AT 2.30PM
MAGIC BOB - CHILDREN'S MAGICIAN IOJOAM & 2.30PM ON SATURDAY 13 FEBRUARY TICKETS £2.50 (FULL), £1.50 (CONCS)
AN EVENING WITH
LIZ LOCHHEAD MONDAY 15 FEBRUARY AT 730m
CROSS ROAD BY HELENE HANFF Adapted by James Route-Evans 5 - 20 MARCH ’SATURDAY MATINEE’ 20 MARCH AT 2.30PM
TICKETS: £6.00 (FULL), £4.50 (CONCS), £5.00 (FIRST NIGHT FULL), £3.50 (FIRST NIGHT CONCS). £3.50 (MATS)
‘AUDIO-DESCRIBED MATINEE PERFORMANCES‘ TELEPHONE BOX OFFICE 031 665 mo
. A DRUNK MAN
! AT THE
1 Tom Courtenay in MOSCOW STATIONS adapted from Venedikt Yeroleev's cult novel by Stephen Mulrine
Coward as hero, rational as irrational, and how alcohol helps.
From Thurs 11 Feb 8pm PERFORMANCES ON SUNDAYS 4pm
I II E A T R E Phone Ior details
CE 229 9697
VISA 8. SWITCH WELCOME
— 27 FEBRUARY
Eves: Matinees: l3 & 20
7.45p.m. February at 3.15p.m.
Phil McIntyre presents
Wed 24’th & Thu 25th March
Tickets 91.503950 & £7.50 available from Box Office tel: 041 332 i846
Sunday 28th March
Tickets ‘31 1.50, $9.50 & £7.50 available from Box Office tel: 031 557 2590
Scotch Hon: Company of Angels Fri 12 Feb. 8pm. £4 (£2.50). Angus Balbemie and Adele Levi have formed this new Scottish dance company and explores the geography of Scotland in a multi-media performance. The two pieces on show are The Law of Spaces and There is Only One of Everything.
Scotch hop: Les Anges and Strathclyde oance Group Sat 13 Feb. 8pm. £4 (£2.50). A double-bill to complete Paisley's week of dance. Women and Men is Les Anges‘ look at relationships and has developed out of the company's work with the Stamping Ground. That show is preceded by a display by people with learning disabilities under the banner of Strathclyde Dance Group.
I PUYHDUSE THEATRE Greenside Place. 557 2590.
3'81! Latte Thurs 18 Feb. 7.30pm. £9—£l8. Tchaikovsky's classic is performed for one night only by the Vienna Festival Ballet as part of a world tour. Peter Mallek is the artistic director.
I THEATRE WORKSHOP 34 Hamilton Place. 226 5425. Box Ofﬁce Mon—Sat 9.30am—5.30pm. Bar. Cafe. [Accessz PPA. ST. R. Facilities: WC. W8. H. G. C. Help: AA]
mddenlylastsunner Fri lZ—Sat 13 Feb. 8pm. £5 (£3). Local dance company suddenlylastsummer explores its reactions to the current situation in Bosnia through the relationship of two women. As well as this ﬁrst response to the bloody civil war. the company presents three other pieces about the role of women around the world. Choreographers include Stephen Hooper and Angus Balbemie.
Vestris Fri l9—Sat 20 Feb. 8pm. £4.50 (£3). Fon'ner Lindsay Kemp dancer Jonathan Burnett introduces a broad mix of performers in a triple bill. Trip is ‘a metaphysical study on light and air' and has music by Cassie]. 77w Ballad of Branwell Bronte is a Gothic pantomime based on Wuthering Heights and Plus.’ is a selection of short pieces by Peter Baynes and Lamont Anderson.
Cabaret is listed by date. then by city. Shows will be listed. provided that details reach our
oltices at least ten days belore publication. Cabaret Listings compiled by Marl: Fisher.
FRIDAY 12 Edinburgh
I Theatresoorts Bedlam Theatre. 2a Forrest Road. 225 9893. 10pm. £1.50 (£1). Weekly improvisational student comedy.
I Can loco Arches Theatre. Midland Street. 221 9736. “pm—3.30am. Glasgow‘s only theatrical nightclub throws in cabaret. live music and performance theatrics between the records.
I The Comic Club Blackfriars. 36 Bell Street. Merchant City. 552 5924. 9pm. £4.50 (£3.50). Glasgow's longest-running comedy club is back in action after the Christmas break. with Parrot fast-talking his way through a headline set with Funny Farmers in support.
I Fools Paradise Old Athenaeum Theatre. 179 Buchanan Street. 332 2333. 10.30pm. £6 (£4). Jim Tavare is the only man to combine comedy and double bass playing and get away with it. Lee Evans was one of Time Out's Cabaret Performers of last year. Phil Kay is the compete. Altogether they make for another essential Fools Paradise gig.
I Fools Paradise Music Box. Victoria Street. 225 2564 (Tickets also available from Queen‘s Hall Box Oﬁice 668 2019). 8pm. £6 (£4). See Glasgow line-up above. but substitute Kenny Ham's as compere.
I Comedy light Glasgow University Union. University Avenue. 339 8697. 9pm. £3 (students and guests). After the success of the stand-up night at the end of last month. Glasgow University plays host to a new regular Friday night club combining the best of local and national talent. Jeremy Herrin is this week's compere and he‘ll be introducing highly-rated newcomer Alan Taylor and Evening Times opinion—monger Jill Peacock before satirical a cappella headliners. Draylon Underground.
I Worn Bedlam Theatre. 2a Forrest Road. 225 9893. 10pm. £1.50 (£1). Weekly improvisational student comedy.
I Cate Loco Arches Theatre. Midland Street. 221 9736. 11pm—3.3()am. Glasgow‘s only theatrical nightclub throws in cabaret. live music and performance theatrics between the records.
I The Comic Club Blackfriars. 36 Bell Street. Merchant City. 552 5924. 9pm. £4.50 (£3.50). Local wits and wise-crackers beat out the comic ten‘itory to make way for the music and satire of Draylon Underground.
I Fools Paradlse Old Athenaeum Theatre. 179 Buchanan Street. 332 2333. 10.30pm. £6 (£4). Ben Miller was a hit with the retro-set on last year's Edinburgh Fringe with his impassioned tribute to the saint-like John Noakes. Claiming a Blue Peter Badge for musical support is Bob Dillinger. And acting the unruly elephant is Phil Kay.
I Fools Paradise Music Box. Victoria Street. 225 2564 (Tickets also available from Queen‘s Hall Box Ofﬁce 668 2019). 8pm. £6 (£4). Glasgow‘s gig listed above is compered in Edinburgh by New Town-dweller Kenny Harris.
I JIII Rose Circus Side Show Strathclyde University Union. John Street. 552 1895. 8pm. £6. Students and guests only. An American circus that makes Archaos look like Billy Smart. Regurgitation. mutilation and other threats to health and safety standards are the order of the day. See Feature.
I Punt and Dennis King‘s Theatre. Leven Street. 229 1201. 7.30pm. £8~£9.5(). The milkmen will be out in force for the hugely popular Punt and Dennis. they of The Mary Whitehouse Experience. who are enjoying a lOO-show tour.
MONDAY 22 Edinburgh
I Jill H080 Circus Side Show The Venue. Calton Road. 557 3073. See Sun 21. Glasgow. and feature.
50 The List 12—25 February 1993