with plenty of time on his hands to tell you about it in this one-man show performed by Gregor Fisher. See review I OOEEH MARGARET COLLEGE College Theatre. Clerwood Terrace. 317 3546. Macbeth Until Sat 13 Mar. 7.30pm. £3 (£2.50). (Wed £1). Another reduced student Shakespeare. this time directed by Cordelia Ditton.

I ROYAL LYCEUM THEATRE ()rindlay Street. 229 9697. Box Office Mon—Sat

10am—6pm. 10am—8pm on perf. evgs. Bar. .

Rest/Cafe IAccess: P. L. Facilities: WC. W5. H. G. C. T. Help: A. AA! Mirandolina Until Sat 27 Mar. 7.45pm. Sat mats l3 and 20 Mar. 3.15pm. £4—£12. Audio-described performance Thurs 25 Mar. Ranjit Bolt‘s translation of Goldoni‘s comedy gets a first airing in a production that hopes to match the success of last year's The tilarrl'age (rt-Figaro by the same translator. Fiona Bell stars as the independent young woman fully aware of the power of her sexuality as she is pursued by wealthy suitors. Hugh Hodgart directs. See review.

I ST RRIOE’S CEHTRE ()rwell Terrace. 346 1405. [Access: PPA. 1.. ST. R. Facilities: WC. WS. G. Cl

Divorce Me, Darling Tue 23—Sat 27 Mar. 7.30pm. Thurs and Sat mat 2pm. £5 (£3). Theatre of Song and Dance in Sandy Wilson‘s musical comedy set in the l930s French Riviera.

I ST MARY’S CATHEDRAL Palmerston Place. 225 6293 (momings).

the Zeal of Thy ilouse Wed 17—Sat 20 Mar. 7.30pm. £4 (£3). The Makars celebrate their 60th anniversary in style with a production of Dorothy L. Sayers” play about the rebuilding of Canterbury Cathedral in 1 174. The company will be joined by St Mary's Cathedral Choir and will be supported by organ music. lighting and many other effects.

I THEATRE WORKSHOP 34 Hamilton Place. 226 5425. Box Office Mon- Sat

9.30am—5.30pm. Bar. Cafe. [Access: PPA. R. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G. C. Help: 1 AA] 3 The Man Who loved Islands Until Fri 12 ; Mar. 8pm. £5 (£3). Manchester's disabled people's performance company. New j Breed. returns with an atmospheric l version of this DH. Lawrence short story. The multi-media production tells the tale ' of a man who stubbornly tries to establish j a paradise on a remote Hebridean island. paying no regard to his fellow islanders and the forces of nature. ; Solomon’s Glory Thurs 18—-Sat 20 Mar. 8pm. £5 (£3). An atheist wrestles with his ; guilt in a fast-moving comedy performed 5 in English by Welsh company Theatre Y i Byd. See preview. I Antigone Thurs 25-Sat 27 Mar. 8pm. £5 ; (£3 l. See Touring and review. I TRAVERSE THEATRE Cambridge Street. 228 1404. Box Office Tue-Sat . 10am~8pm. Sun 6 -10pm. Bar. Rest. ? {AL‘CL‘SSZ L. Facilities: we. ws. H. G. (‘1 ' Moscow Stations Until Sun 14 Mar. 8pm. except Stills 4pm. £7 (£3.50/£l ). The Traverse pulls off a star-name coup by ; attracting Tom Courtenay to perform this I one-man adaptation of the cult Russian novel by Venedikt Yerofeev. Set on the ! streets of Moscow. it's the tale of a drunkard and the various characters he meets. Directed by lan Brown and translated by Stephen Murine. And a . bravura performance to boot.

My Brother’s Keeper Wed l7--Sat 20 Mar. 1 8pm. £7 (£3.50/£1). John McKay follows tip a string of successes including Dead 1 Dad orig, ()nan. Me A'Iyself ( 's and 'l‘vx~

i My Dead l)a(l with this comedy thriller

1 produced by Cumbernauld Theatre. Four

; men spend a night in a lighthouse and find E the worlds of gangland lowlife and

; upwardly-mobile media execs colliding.


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I Antigone lain Reekie directs 7:84 in Sophocles’s tragedy about a daughter who insists on burying her brother against the wishes of the king. The version used is a translation by Don Taylor which was first performed by the BBC in 1986. See review. More details on 041 331 2219. Dundee Arts Centre Sat 13 Mar. 7.30pm. 0382 201035.

.S'prl'nghurn North Glasgow A rts Centre Mon 22 Mar. 7.30pm. 041 558 9313. (iorhals Unemploved and Community Resource Centre Tue 23 Mar. 7.30pm. 041 429 3905.

Mereat Theatre. Drumehape/ Wed 24 Mar. 7.30pm. 041 944 9022.

Theatre workshop, lz'tlt'nhurgh Thurs 25—Sat 27 Mar. 8pm. 031 226 5425.

I Don Juan Comes Back from the War New Stage Theatre Company in Christopher Hampton‘s translation of ()don von Horvalh‘s racy tale about the legendary seducer. After being neglected for many years. Horvatli a contemporary of Brecht ~ has been rediscovered and acclaimed as a major influence on European drama. See review. More details on 041 423 6051.

Community Central Hall. Mary/till Fri 12 Mar. 7.30pm. 041 332 9115.

'lorjvglen ('mmnunitv Hall Sat 13 Mar. 7.30pm. 041 613 1531.

North Glasgow Arts Centre. Springburn Mon 15 Mar. 7.30pm. 041 558 9313. 'Iormus'k 'lenants llall. C astlemilk Tue 16 Mar. 7.30pm. (MI 634 2408.

Borderline Theatre. xiv!“ Wed 17 Mar. 1.30pm and 7.30pm. 00292 281010. Bell/am Theatre. Loathing/i Thtlrs l8-Sat 20 Mar. 7.30pm. 031 225 9873.

I Falling in Love with Marlene A girl from Glasgow dreams of Dietrich to escape the misery of war-time in this new musical play by Stuart Thomas. Alison Orr is in the lead role singing Dietrich's hits including ‘Lilli Marlene'. ‘Boys in the Backroom’ and ‘Falling in Love Again'. See review. More details on 041 334 9015.

Menu! Theatre. Drumehapel Fri 12 Mar. 7.30pm. 041 944 9022.

Bannennan High School CEC, (I'lasgolt' Road, Ballieston Mon 15 Mar. 7.30pm. 041 554 6253.

Shettleston CEC. 54 Almulree Street Tue 16 Mar. 7.30pm. 041 554 6253. Dalmarnoe/t C EC. 3 Lilly Street Thurs 18

'Mar. 7.30pm. 041 554 6253.

Cumbernauld Theatre Fri 19 Mar. 7.30pm. 0236 732887. Belshill Cultural Centre Sat 20 Mar. 8pm.

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I , A “Hélas ui ne Thealre trauaille gas ne dU Vent mange pas, mats Grenoble qui trauallie ne uit plus...” PE REC SATURDAY 13 MARCH 1993 at 7.30pm Tickets (£3.50, £5.50) from INSTITUT FRANCAIS D’ECOSSE 13 Randolph Crescent Edinburgh EH3 71T, Tel: 031-225 5366