I PAISLEY ARTS CENTRE New Street. Paisley. 887 1010. Box Office open Tue—Sun noon—8.30pm. [Accessz PPA. L. R. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G. C. Help: A. AA]

Cuttln’ A Bug Sat 10. Tue 13 and Wed 14 Apr. 8pm. £5 (£3). Special performance at Paisley Town Hall on Thurs 22 Apr. Having just done The Slab Boys. PACE Theatre Company goes straight into the second instalment of John Byrne's trilogy. the one where the lovable carpet factory rogues treat themselves to a works night out. See it in the very place it was set on Thurs 22.

Love and Pocket Money Fri 16 Apr. 8pm. See Dance.

By Common Consent Mon l9—Thurs 22 Apr. 7.30pm. £3 (£1.50). Paisley Youth Theatre in a chilling story of a regulated world that could be closer to the truth than

Mystery Ct The Rose Bouquet at The Drama

Centre, Ramshorn we'd like to suppose. cantakerous old woman and her down- I PAVILION THEATRE 121 chfield Street. trodden nurse escape their loneliness and 332 1846. Box Office Mon—Sat despair through dreams and fantasies in 10am-8pm. Bar. [Access: ST. Facilities:

WS. G. Help: AA]

Banging with Manning Tue 2() Apr. 8pm. £7 (£6.50). See Cabaret.

I TRAMWAY 25 Albert Drive. 227 5511. [.Access: P. PPA. R. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G. C]

Next performances in Mayfest.

I TRON THEATRE o3 Trongate. 552 4267. Box Office Mon 10am—5pm: Tue-Sat 10am until performance commences: Sun opm until performance commences. No

Manuel Puig's subtle drama. Stratliclyde Theatre Group perform this play by the author of K iss of the Spider Woman.

I KING’S THEATRE Bath Street. Box Office. Mon—Sat noon~6pm. 4 bars. Phone bookings. Ticket Centre. Candleriggs. see Ticket Link details above. IAccess: PPA. L. Facilities: WC. “’5. C. Help: A. AA]

The Sound of Music Until Sat 24 Apr. 7.30pm. Wed mats 2.30pm: Sat mats 3pm.

£4—£l9.50. Return visit to Scotland for performances on Monday. lAccess: PPA. this touring production starring Lil. ST. R. L. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G. C. Robertson and Christopher Cazenove. Help: AA]

That’s Her Again Tue l3—Sun 18 Apr. 7.30pm. £9/£() (£5/£3.50). Dorothy Paul in a one-woman follow—up to last year‘s See 'I’liui's Her. Show-biz anecdotes. wisecracks and real-life stories. See preview.

I MEHOAT THEATRE Mercat House. Drumchapel. 944 9022. [Access: PPA. 1.. ST. R. Facilities: WC. WS. G. C]

No Mean Fighter Sat 17 Apr. 7.30pm. £2 (£1). See Touring and review.

I MITCHELL THEATRE Granville Street. 221 3198. Box Office Mon—Sat

noon—8pm. Bar. Cafe. [Accessz PPA. L. _ ST. R. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G. C. Help: A. AA] I ASSEMBLY ROOMS 54 George Street.

220 4348. Ticketline: 220 4349. [Access: ST. R. Facilities: WC. WS. G]

Love and Pocket Money Tue 13~Thurs 15 Apr. 8pm. See Dance.

The Children’s Hour Mon 12 and Thurs 15 Apr. 6.30pm. £3.50 (£3). Dundee College

The King and I Until Sat 10 Apr. 7.30pm. £7—£10. The Apollo Players go ()riental in the popular culture-clash musical. Calamity Jane Mon l9—~Sat 24 Apr. 7.30pm. £5—£6. Wild West musical performed by the West End Players.

written by young Scottish students. SSDF. To and The Shawl Wed 14 and Sat 17 Apr. 5.30pm. £3.50 (£3). Made in Glasgow with a Jim Cartwright and David Mamet double-bill. SSDF.

The Tempest Wed 14 and Sat 17 Apr. 8pm. £3.50 (£3). Stevenson College in Shakespeare‘s island fantasy. SSDF. Throne of Blood Wed 14 and Thurs 15 Apr. 7.30pm. £4 (£3.50) From stage to film and back again. Simon Abbot has reworked Kurosawa's screen version of Macbeth to create a bloody drama of martial society. Fife College of Technology performs. SSDF.

The Boys in the Backroom Fri lb—Sat 17 Apr. 7.30pm. £4 (£3.50). A satire. by Andrew Dallmeyer. on America's presidents. SSDF.

Summing Up Sat 17 Apr. Noon. £3.50

kicks off this year‘s Scottish Student Drama Festival with Lillian Helman‘s dramatic exploration of people under stress. A pupil sends shockwaves through her boarding school when she claims to have witnessed a lesbian encounter. SSDF. Road Mon l2—Tue 13 Apr. 7.30pm. £4 (£3.50). Langside College in Jim Cartwright's harsh state-of-the-nation drama. SSDF.

La nonde Mon 12 and Thurs 15 Apr. 9.30pm. £3.50 (£3). Fife College of Technology in Arthur Schnitzler's provocative play of circular sexual encounters. SSDF.

Bannock the Baker Tue 13 and Fri 16 Apr. 5.30pm. £3.50 (£3). Fast-moving new comedy by Bob Black performed by Fife College of technology. SSDF. Timelag Tue 13 and Fri 16 Apr. 7.30pm.

£3.50 (£3). Prison drama by HR. Davies (£3).

and Andrew McGettigan performed by I BEN-AM THEATRE 3a Forrest Road. 225 Third Rail. SSDF. 9893. lAccess: ST. Facilities: WS. G. C. The Press Below the Stairs Tue 13 and Help: AAl

Fri 16 Apr. 9.30pm. £3.50 (£3). Class. sex Technical Design Tue 13 Apr. Noon—2pm.

£3. Black Light demonstrates the current state of lighting technology. SSDF.

I BROUGHTON HIGH SCHOOL C arringion Road. Comer Batik.

The Wizard of 01 Wed 7-‘Sat 10 Apr. 7pm.

and sexuality are the themes of Bruce Adam’s historical horror story performed by Falkirk College of Technology. SSDF. Play Pieces Wed 14 and Thurs 15 Apr. 3.15pm. £3.50 (£3). Four new plays


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