returns to the Pavilion for another stint of mind games.

The Official Tribute to the Blues Brothers Wed 9—Fri ll Mar. 8pm. Fri also lipm. £8.50—£l2.50. Slick West End tribute to the golden age of rock and dark sunglasses.

I RDYAl SCOTTISH ACADEMY OF MUSIC AND DRAMA i00 Renfrew Street. 332 5057. [Access: PPA. ST. L. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G. C. Help: A. AA]

Once a Catholic Tue 8—Fri l I Mar.

7. l 5pm. £2.50 (£1.50/£l ). Second-year students in Mary O‘Malley's send up of convent school life.

I SECC Finnieston Quay. 248 9999. Holiday on Ice Tue l—Sun 6 Mar.

£4.50—£ l3. Tue—Fri 7.30pm. Wed mat 2.30pm. Sat 2pm. 5pm and 8pm. Sun 2.30pm and 5.30pm. Carmen and Robin How! are given the ice-skating treatment. complete with 200.000 feathers. l.4(X).000 sequins and enough ice to make haif-a-million Scotches on the Rocks.

I THEATRE RDYAI. Hope Street. 332 9000. [Access: PPA. ST. R. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G. C. Help: AA]

Glyn and ‘lt’ Until Sat 26 Feb. 7.15pm. Thurs and Sat mat 2.15pm. Penelope Keith stars in this tale ofTinseltown in the 20s.

Sleeping Beauty Thurs lO—Sat 19 Mar. See Dance.

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

flew Moves Until Sat 19 Mar. See Dance. I TRDH THEATRE 63 Trongate. 552 4267. [Access: PPA. ST. R. L. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G. C. Help: AA]

New Moves Until Sat i9 Mar. See Dance. Wicked, Yaar! Until Sat 26 Feb. 7.30pm. £7.5()/£6 (£3/£2.50). The National Theatre turns up in town with a new play by Garry Lyons that puts rap. bhangra and Asian culture centre stage.

Marry Me a little Fri 4—Sun 6 Mar. 7.30pm. £7.50/£6 (£3/£2.50). Rare chance

to hear this Stephen Sondheim musical. performed here by Music Theatre Lab with Scottish Opera singers.

I ADAM HDUSE THEATRE Chambers Street. 650 8200 (after 6.30pm). Come Si Rapina Una Banca Until Fri 25

Feb. 7.30pm. £3.50. Edinburgh University

ltalian Department in Samy Fayad’s absurd comedy about a fatnin living on

the bread-line in Naples. 1965. Performed

in ltalian.

i Von Morgens bis Mitternachts Wed 2—Fri ; 4 Mar. 7.30pm. £2.50 (£2). Edinburgh

University German Department in an expressionist drama by Georg Kaiser about a bank employee turned robber.

I BRUHTDH THEATRE Musselburgh. 665 2240. [Access: 1.. ST. R. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G. C. Help: AA]

Mary, Queen of Scots Got Her Head

Chopped 0" Fri 4—Sat 19 Mar (not Mon 7

Mar). 7.30pm. Sat mat 2.30pm. £6 (£4.50). Liz. Lochhead‘s witty rewrite of Scottish history has a welcome revival. An Evening with Alastair McDonald Mon

7 Mar. 7.30pm. £7 (£5). Songs. stories and ;

turns ‘frae a’ the airts‘.

I CHURCH Hill THEATRE Morningside Roati. 228 1155. Tickets available from Queens Hall and Usher Hall Box Offices and J. and A. Cruikshank or Harvest Garden (opposite theatre).

little Women Until Sat 26 Feb. 7.30pm. Sat mat 2.30pm. £4.50 (£3.50). Louisa May Alcott‘s novel. adapted for the stage with a few songs thrown in. is performed by the Edinburgh Young Theatre

Company. I KING’S THEATRE 2 Leven Street. 229 120]. [Access: R. 1.. Facilities: WC. WS.

H. G. Help: AA] The Woman in Black Until Sat 26 Feb. Mon—Fri 7.30pm. Sat at 5pm and 8pm.

£4.5()—£i2.50. 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.

The Two Gentlemen of Verona Mon 28—Sat 12 Mar. 7.30pm. Sat 5. Sat l2 and Wed 9 tnats. 2.30pm. £7.50—£l4.50. The RSC turns up for two weeks with David Thacker‘s highly-praised production of Shakespeare‘s early romantic comedy which has been re-set in the 1930s and

Porter. See preview.

I HETHERDDW ARTS CENTRE 43 High Street. 556 9579. [Access: ST. R. 1.. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G. C. Help: A. AA]

lucia Mon 7—Sat 26 Mar. 7.30pm. £6 (£4). The tireless Fifth Fstate returns with a new play by Robert Forrest directed by BBC Radio producer Patrick Rayner.

spiced up with the music of Gershwin and


Catch the best Theatre this fortnight.

I The Two Gentlemen of Verona The Royal Shakespeare Company complete with on-stage dog in a

Gershwin and l’tnter-inlluenced

l Shakespeare. King's 'I'lzt'ttlrt'.

' Edinburgh.

I Purple Dust Rare Sean ()‘Casey send-up of the lingiishing of Ireland performed with boisterous energy and musical flair. Are/It's Theatre. (i/us'gmr.

l Post-Post Porn Modernist Graphic journey through the life of a porn-star turned performance artist as the remarkable Annie Sprinkle joins the Bad Girls. ((14. Glasgow:

I 32 Feet Per Second Per Second Edinburgh dance fans who can’t get through to New Moves could do worse than check out the fast- acccleration. hard-impact V-Tol. 'li'ut't'rst Thou/re. Edinburgh.

I 42nd Street Lavish production- standards. West End costumes. the works. as the Pantheon Club turns amateur theatre into big business. King Is 'l’lwulrt'. Glasgow.

This grid includes theatre and dance performances at Glasgow and Edinburgh’s main theatres, more information can be found in the listings above. For events at Community Centres and other venues, see detailed listings elsewhere in this section. For details of cabaret and music events see appropriate listings. Performances shown in brackets are

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