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 offices at least ten days before publication. Theatre Listings compiled by Mark 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.


53 West N icolson Street Edinburgh Tel: 031 667 8673 Open 7 days a week 0am - 9pm Mon - Sat 11am - 8pm Sun

Bring your own wine

3 7.30pm. Sat 2 mat. 2.30pm. Main Theatre.

nationalism and period songs. See review. La Honde Until Sat 26 Mar. 7.30pm. £6


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 55] 1. Sunday opening is noon—5pm. Any Ticket Link box office can sell tickets for other venues.

I ARCHES THEATRE Midland Street. 22] 9736. [Access: L. Facilities: WC. WS. C. G. Help: A. AA]

Wasted Until Sat 2 Apr. 7.30pm. £6 (£3). Raindog has spent the past eight months talking to people with experience of prostitution. drug abuse and homelessness and from this source material a play has been devised by the company. An impressive cast including Robert Carlyle. Anne Myatt and Barbara Rafferty is directed by Caroline Paterson. See review. I CITIZEHS’ THEATRE Gorbals Street. 429 0022. [Access: L. R. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G. C. Help: AA]

Oh What a lovely War Until Sat 2 Apr.

Just over 30 years on. Wildcat revives Joan Littlewood‘s groundbreaking satire about the First World War. Militarism.

(£2). Circle Studio. A sexual roundabout of seduction and social stigma in 1890s Vienna in Arthur Schnitzler's comedy directed by Matthew Lloyd.

Oedipus Hex Until Sat 26 Mar. 7.30pm. £6 (£2). Stalls Studio. Clare Venables comes to the Citizens‘ for the first time with her own translation of Sophocles’ tragedy of maternal incest and patricide.

Salome Thurs 7—Sat 30 Apr. 7.30pm. £6 (£2). Circle Studio. Free preview Wed 6 Apr. Jon Pope directs and designs Oscar Wilde‘s once-banned exploration of obsessive love.

In Quest oi Conscience Wed 6—Sat 30 Apr. 7.30pm. £6 (£2). Stalls Studio. Free preview Tue 5 Apr. Franz Stangl was the only Commandant of a Nazi death camp to be brought tojustice. His interviews

with Gitta Sereny were published and now Robert David MacDonald has adapted them for the stage. See preview.

Wild ’n’ Wet lines Tue 5-Sat 9 Apr. 7.30pm. £6 (£2). Another seductive package of songs and poetry from Terry Neason. following up her successsful

C rving for the Moon.

I CUMBERNAULD THEATRE Cumbernauld. ()236 732887. [Access: PPA. L. ST. R. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G. C. Help: A. AA]

Women of lreland Fn’ 25 Mar. 7.45pm. £5 (£2.50). The travelling lrish arts festival comes to Cumbernauld with a celebration of Irish women as writers and subjects. Mon Fri 25 Mar. 2pm; Sat 26 Mar. 7.45pm. £5 (£2.50). The Barrogs in a new lrish musical exposing the flaws of the male sex.

The Grapes of Wrath Thurs 7—Sat 9 Apr. 7.45pm. £5/£6 (£2.50/£3). See Touring. I DRAMA CENTRE AT THE RAMSHDRN 98 Ingram Street. 552 3489. [Access: ST. Facilities: WC. WS. G. Help: AA] Demonic Forces in the American landscape Until Thurs 31 Mar. 7.30pm. £5/£4 (£2.50/£ l .50). Three contemporary plays from the USA performed by Strathclyde Theatre Group. On the bill are the dreamer era/nines his pillow by John Patrick Shanley. Captain Cook by Don Nigro and H Club by Sam Shepard.

I EASTWDDD THEATRE Eastwood Recreation Centre. Eastwood Park. Roukenglen Road. Giffnock. 638 8399. [Access: P. L. ST. R. Facilities: WC. W8. G. C]

Jesus Christ Superstar Tue 29 Mar—Sat 2 Apr. 7.30pm. Sat mat 2.30pm. £5 (£3). Theatre South Productions in an Easter presentation of the Tim Rice/Andrew Lloyd Webber rock musical.

I GLASGOW RDYAL CONCERT HALL 2 Sauchiehall Street. 227 5511. [Access: P. PPA. L. ST. R. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G.


Hollywood and Broadway ll Sun 3 Apr. 5pm and 8pm. £8—£15. Wayne Sleep and Bonnie Langford in another trot through their favourite standards from the musicals.

I The Master Builder Master actor Brian Cox plays opposite his girlfriend Siri Neil on tour with this Royal Lyceum production of lbsen’s tragedy. King '3 Theatre. Glasgow.

I Mark Steel Socialist stand—up doesn’t come much funnier than when delivered by the loquacious Mr Steel. Fools Paradise. Glasgow.

I Brothers ot Thunder/The Hope Slide Two new plays by women tackling contentious topical issues. Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh.

I Bruce Morton Scotland‘s leading comic light of the recent generation returns for more tales of domestic interiors. Tron Theatre, Glasgow.

I KILMARDINNY HDlISE ARTS CENTRE 50 Kilmardinny Avenue. Bearsden. 943 0312. [Access: L. Facilities: WS. H. G. C] Herr Bach and Mr Handel Sat 26 Mar.

Your at a glance theatre guide

Theatre Royal

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Habeas Corpus " K M see Classical 'l‘he Boyfriend The Boyfriend 'lhe Boyfriend

Compania Nacional Compania Nacional


Sacred Hearts Sacred Hearts Sacred Hearts Sacred Hearts Sacred Hearts

Church Theatre All My Sons All My Sons - King’s Aida Aida - Little Shop or Horrors Little Shop or Horrors Littleshop _o_i_ll_orrg Hetherbow Lucia _ Lucia - - , , L;

. Playhouse - __ Perth City Ballet Perth City Ballet

u Royal Lyceum Oedipus Tyrannos r_ Oedipus Tyrannos - Oedipus Tyrannos Oedipus Tyrannos "Oedipus"

__‘ St Bride’s _ _ - _ _ i _ Theatre Workshop Baldy Hopkins Baldy Hopkins - - Traverse 1 me Grapes 0t Wrath 'I‘he Grapes or Wrath The Grapes 0t Wrath - Hope Slide Tl’aVBI’SB 2 Hope Slide Hope Slide ; Brothers or Thunder Hope Slide Brothers or Thunder

45 The List 25 March—7 April 1994