Theatre is listed by city, then alphabetically by venue. Touring shows are listed alphabetically by title at the end at the section. Shows will be listed, provided that details reach our offices at least ten days before publication. Theatre Listings compiled by Mark Fisher.


Access: P = Parking Facilities. PPA = Parking to be Pre-Arranged. 1.. = Level Access. R = Ramped Access. ST = Steps to negotiate.

Facilities: WC = Adapted Toilet(s). WS = Wheelchair Spaces. AS = Adjacent Seats. H = Induction Loop System. G = Guide Dogs Allowed. R 2 Restaurant Accessible. C = Catering Accessible. T = Adapted Telephone.

llelp: A = Assistance Available. AA = Advise Venue in Advance.


Tickets for major venues ill Glasgow are available from the Ticket Centre. Candleriggs. Mon—Sat 10.30am—6.30pm in person or until 9pm by phone on 041 227 5511. Sunday opening noon—5pm. Any Ticket Link box office can sell tickets for other venues.

I ARCHES THEATRE Midland Street. 221 9736. [Access: 1... Facilities: WC. WS. C. G. Help: A. AA]

Bitch! Dyke! Faghag! Whore! Until Sat 11 Sept. 7.30pm. £6.50 (£4.50). Acclaimed show from New York moves through to Glasgow from the Edinburgh Fringe. Radical. political. sexual theatre from Penny Arcade.

Romeo and Juliet Tue 14-Sat 18 Sept. 7.30pm. £5 (£3). See Touring. Accustorned To Her Face Mon 20—Sat 25 Sept. 7.30pm. £5 (£3). See Touring.

I CITIIEHS’ THEATRE Gorbals Street. 429 0022. Box Office Mon—Sat 10am—6pm (10am-9pm on performance days). Bar. [Access: L. R. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G.

One Yellow Rabbit calls in at The Tron

C. Help: AA]

The Soldiers Fn' 10—Sat 25 Sept. 7.30pm. £6 (£2). Main Theatre. The Citizens‘ contribution to the Edinburgh International Festival returns to Glasgow. Directed by Philip Prowse. the play is an epic tale of love. Just and licentiousness ill 18th century Flanders written by the German playwright Jacob Lenz. See review.

Riders To The Sea and The Tlnlter’s Wedding Until Sat 2 Oct. 7.30pm. £6 (£2). Jon Pope returns to the Cit]. after running the Dukes Theatre in Lancaster for a couple of years. to direct this double bill of short plays by J. M. Synge. the celebrated tum-of-the-century Irish writer of The I’lrtvbov ()f The Western World. Wittgenstein’s Daughter Until Sat 2 Oct. 7.30pm. £6 (£2). Stalls Studio. A new play by the Welsh writer Dic Edwards whose witty and intelligent (,‘(lswlm-u Undone appeared at the Citz last year. Robert David MacDonald directs.

I CUMBERHAULD THEATRE C umbenlauld. 0236 732887. Box Office Mon-Fri 10am—6pm; Sat 10am—3pm; 6-8pm perf. evgs Bar/Cafe. [Access: PPA. 1.. ST. R.

Facilities: WC. WS. H. G. C. Help: A. AA]

The Beautiful Gentme Sat 11 Sept. 7.45pm. £5 (£2.50). You can‘t keep a good fitba‘ comedy down and here is the return leg of Raymond Ross‘s dramatic rant for the ‘football crazy or thejust plain crazy‘. A new extended version of the original Gallus Stage Productions show. True West Wed IS—Thurs 16 Sept. 7.45pm. £4 (£2). See Toun'ng.

Three Steps To lleaven Fri 17—Sat 18 Sept. 7.45pm. £5 (£2.50). See Touring. Romeo and Juliet Fri 2| Sept. 7.45pm. £5 (£2.50). See Touring.

I KIHC’S THEATRE Bath Street. Box Office. Mon—Sat noon-6pm. 4 bars. Phone bookings. Ticket Centre. Candleriggs. see Ticket Link details above. [Access: PPA. 1.. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G. C. Help: A. AA]

The Guid Sodier Schweilt Until Sat 11 Sept. 7.30pm. Sat mat 3pm. See Touring. Scotland The What? Mon 13—Sat 18 Sept. 7.30pm. £7—£10. New show for 1993 from the amiable Aberdeen comedy

trio. I MERCAT THEATRE Mercat House.

Drumchapel. 944 9022. [Access: PPA. L, ST. R. Facilities: WC. WS. G. C]

Funny Money Tue I4—Wed l5 Sept. 7.30pm. £2 (£1).

Melting Wings Fri 17 Sept. 7.30pm. £2 (£1). Post-Edinburgh Fringe showing of Theatre du Pif‘s latest meeting of cultures dance piece.

The Beautltul oemtne and Scots Vla’ Ill Sat 18 Sept. 7.30pm. £2 (£1). Enjoyable football comedy and Scottish cultural identity drama from Gallus Stage Productions.

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

A Breath oi Scotland Until Sat 18 Sept. 7.30pm. Wed and Sat mats 2.30pm. £5 (£4). Old-style variety show starring Jack Milroy and Mary Lee with traditional music. dance and entertainment. The show. which has played in Australia. New Zealand and Canada. is presented by Ronnie Coburn.

I DLD ATHEHAEUM THEATRE 179 Buchanan Street. 332 2333. Box Office open 10am-6pm and 8pm on performance days. [Access: ST. Facilities: WS. H. G. Help: A. AA]

Medea Fn' lO—Sat 11 Sept. 7.30pm. Scottish Youth Theatre turns to a spot of Greek tragedy.

I PAISLEY ARTS CENTRE New Street. Paisley. 887 1010. Box Office open Tue—Sun noon—8.30pm. [Access: PPA. L. R. Facilities: WC. W8. H. G. C. Help: A.


Three Steps To Heaven Fn‘ 10 Sept. 8pm. £5 (£3). See Touring.

Penny Dreadttll Sat 11 Sept. 8pm. £5 (£3). lntemational comedy company. The Right Size. turns up with a slapstick melodrama about love. revenge and passion.

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

Stars In Your Eyes Fri 10 Sept. 8pm. £8~£9. A bunch of lookalikes run through their acts as if they were Patsy Cline. Elton John. Neil Diamond. Rod Stewart and Shirley Bassey. Cheaper than the real thing. if nothing else.

Particlt Thistle Football Crazy Tue 21—Sat

our at a glance theatre guide

Frlday to _‘Saturday 11 Sunday 12 Monday 13 Tuesday 14 Wednesday 15 Bitch! Dyke! . . . V_Bit_ch!wDyke_ Romeo and Juliet Romeo and Juliet Citizens Main Theatre The Soldiers The Soldiers - The Soldiers The Soldiers The Soldiers Citizens ClTCTE Stildlo Riders to the Sea Ri_(lers to the Sea Riders to the Sea Riders to the Sea Riders to the Sea Citizens Stalls STHDlD Wittgenstein’s Wittgenstein‘s - Wittgenstein‘s Wittgenstein‘s Wittgenstein‘s Cumbernauld Theatre _ The B_eautifu1Gemme - _ _ True West Kings Guid Sodjer Schweik Guid Sodjer Sehweik - Scotland The What? Scotland The What? Scotland The What? Theatre A Breath of Scorlaad A Breath of Sgltland A Breath of Scotland A Breath of Scotland A Breath of Scotland 01d Athenaeum Medea Medea _ _ - _ PaTSIBV Arts Centre 3 Steps to Heaven Penny Dreadful - PaVi'ion Stars in Your Eyes a _ - Tramway (Boundary) Boundary Boundary Boundary Boundary TI'DIT The Ugly Man The Ugly Man The Ugly Man Legend of St Julian Legend of St Julian BTunton The Funeral The Funeral The Funeral The Funeral The Funeral Kings Relative Values Relative Values - - see Dance see Dance '_ Playhouse - - - _ _ _ é Royal Lyceum Recruiting Officer Recruiting Officer - Recruiting Officer Recruiting Officer Recruiting Officer '5, Traverse 1 - _ _ _ _ ' - Traverse 2 - _ _ _ _ _

50 The List 10—23 September 1993