Theatre is listed by city, then alphabetically by venue. Touring shows are listed alphabetically by title at the end oi the section. Shows will be listed, provided that details reach our olllees at least ten days beiore publication. Theatre listings compiled by Marlr Fisher.


Access: P = Parking Facilities. PPA = Parking to be Pre-Arranged. L = 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 = Restaurant Accessible. C = Catering Accessible. T = Adapted Telephone.

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


Tickets for major venues in Glasgow are available from the Ticket Centre. Candleriggs. Mon—Sat 10.30am until 6.30pm in person or until 9pm by phone on 04! 227 551 1. Sunday opening is noon—5pm. Any Ticket Link box office can sell tickets for other venues.

I ARCHES THEATRE Midland Street. 221 9736. [Access: L. Facilities: WC. W8. C, G. Help: A. AA]

Glengarry Glen iloss Until Sat 12 Feb. 7.30pm. £6 (£3). David Mamet’s tough- talking. hard-nosed drama of competitive Real Estate men is produced by the ever- reiiable Arches Theatre Company. See review.

Purple Dust Thurs l7 Feb-Sat 5 Mar. 7.30pm. £6 (£3). The Arches heralds a short lrish festival with its own production of Sean O’Casey‘s black comedy about two English people who make a botched attempt at acting like the lrish. See preview.

I DELLSHILL CIlTllRAI. CENTRE Bellshill. 0698 67515.

Tranlcars and Greyhounds Thurs 24 Feb. 8pm. £4 (£3). See Touring.

I CCA 350 Sauchiehall Street. 332 7521. [Access: PPA. L, ST. Facilities: WC. W8. H. G. C]

Bad Girls: chonelAunt Dill Fri i8-Sat 19 Feb. 7.30pm. £6 (£2.50). After-show discussion on Sat 19. More female trouble in a double-bill featuring Glasgow-born Donna Rutherford in a show about relationships and happiness, and Leslie Hill with a piece about murky family secrets.

I CITIZEHS’ THEATRE Gorbals Street. 429 0022. [Access: L. R. Facilities: WC. W3, H, G, C. Help: AA]

The Second Mrs Tanqueray Until Sat 19 Feb. 7.30pm. £6 (£2). Main Theatre. Philip Prowse directs Arthur Wing Pinero’s lOi-year-old drama about a woman with a past that high society won't let her forget. The production is the first in

an experimental ‘Citz-Saver‘ scheme: see - this and four other plays in the current

season and you qualify for a sixth play free. See review.

The Admiral Jones Until Sat 19 Feb.

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7.30pm. £6 (£2). Circle Studio. Jimmy Chisholm revives his Fringe First-winning portrayal of John Paul Jones. the Scottish adventurer. British traitor and American hero. Written by Frederic Mohr and produced by Dumfries and Galloway Arts. I CDMDERHADLD THEATRE Cumbemauld. 0236 732887. [Accessz PPA. L. ST, R. Facilities: WC, W8. H. G. C. Help: A,

AA] § Times like These Until Sat 12 Feb.


Derby Day Fri ii—Sat i2 Feb. 7.45pm. £6 (£3). The Yorkshire Theatre Company has a day at the races in the latest Brian B. Thompson comedy caper.

Driilcrealn Thurs l7-Sat 19 Feb. 7.45pm. £4 (£2). Cumbemauld Junior Youth Theatre in a specially devised tribute to the rock ’n‘ roll era.

llanrlet Wed 23—Thurs 24 Feb. 7.45pm. £5 (£2.50). Kaos Theatre in a physical rendering of Shakespeare’s tragedy.

I DRAMA CEHTRE AT THE RAHSHDRH 98 ingram Street. 552 3489. [Access: ST. Facilities: WC. W8. G. Help: AA] Measure for Measure Mon l4-Sat 26 Feb. 7.30pm. £5l£4 (£2.50/£l.50). Strathclyde Theatre Group casts a topical eye over Shakespeare‘s tale of political corruption.

I GLASGOW UNIVERSITY Drama Studio. West Quad. Main Building.

Dungeon Tales Wed l6—Sat i9 Feb. 8pm. Free. A devised exploration of imprisoned women from Rapunzel to Anne Frank. The multi-media show will represent Glasgow University on an international tour later in the year.

I KIHD’S THEATRE Bath Street. Phone bookings. Ticket Centre. Candleriggs, see Ticket Link details above. [Accessz PPA. L. Facilities: WC. W3. H. G. C. Help: A.


The Woman in Black Until Sat 12 Feb. 7.30pm. Sat mat 3pm. £2—£14. Frank Finlay stars in this stage adaptation of Susan Hill’s spine-chiller of haunted houses and supernatural goings on. The show is in its fifth year in London‘s West End.

Absurd Person Singular Mon 14—Sat 19 Feb. 7.30pm. £8—£l4. Mobil Touring Theatre presents Alan Ayckbourn’s black farce of suburban snobbery as three couples meet for Christmas drinks over three consecutive years.

Patience Tue 22—Sat 26 Feb. 7.30pm. Gilbert and Sullivan operetta performed by the Savoy Club to kick off the latest

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I Accustorned to her Face Clyde Unity Theatre’s hilarious Fringe First-winner makes a welcome return. Traverse Theatre. Edinburgh.

I Wicked, Yaar! Rap. bhangra and

British-Asian life in a new play on tour by the National Theatre. Tron Theatre. Glasgow.

l The Second Mrs Tanqueray Rock- solid acting and seductive design bring Pinero’s social drama about double standards to life. Citizens’ Theatre, Glasgow.

I The Doug Eiltins Dance Company Street-wise dance from New York that dispenses with the stuffy and gets down to some serious grooves. as they probably say on the Clubs page.

Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh.

I Febfest Showcase for Edinburgh's entertainers and experimenteurs put together by Edinburgh University students. Bedlam and Stepping Stones. Edinburgh.

amateur season at the King’s.


Drumchapel. 944 9022. [Access: PPA. L.

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M The List 11-24 February 1994