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


Facilities: WC = Adapted Toilet(s). WS = Wheelchair Spaces. AS = Adjacent Seats. H = Induction Loop System. G = Guide

g 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 011041 227 5511. 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. W3. C. G. Help: A. AA]

Elegies tor Angels, Punks and Raging Queens Until Sat 8 Oct. 8pm. £6 (£3). A

3 ‘tapestry’ of speech and song written by


.bg I ain Bain :The game for real. :Justice, property,

Street, Glasgow 61

'families,and Kerplunk 0 O O O O O O TicketszMonl'lh £4/£1.50 Wed/Sat £6/£2.50

The Drama Centre at the Ramshorn, 98 Ingram

Box Office 041-227 5511

amshorn New Playwrights Initiative First Week double bill October 17th-22nd 7.30pm Two surprising plays by writers developing their

careers, mm the NPI Summer School 1994 O O I O O O O O O C

:THE PRICE OF EGGS' .bg Frances Corr :Woman with tartan :trolley of hormones

osearches for control OOOOOOOOOOOOOOO

Bill Russell in commemoration of those who have died as a result of AIDS. Performed by Luckenbooth Theatre Company with a cast of 40. the show aims to raise £3000 for Scottish AIDS charities. national Review or Live Art Wed I9—Sat 22 Oct. Wed 19. 7pm—Iate; Thurs 20. 6pm—late; Fri 21. 2pm—late: Sat 22. noon—late; Sun 23. noon—late. Day tickets £8 (£6). Season ticket £30 (£20). Non- stop procession of video screenings. performances. talks and a daily nightclub featuring the latest crop of names on the avant garde scene. The National Review of Live Art makes a welcome return to Glasgow after a temporary escape to London and should go down particularly well in the atmospheric caverns beneath Central Station. See feature.

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

~De Hele Waarheid lliets Anders (The

Whole Truth, llothing But) Fri 7—Sat 8 Oct. 7.30pm. £5 (£2). Donna Rutherford returns to CCA with her international band. Massa-donia. and a show that explores personal. national and international identities. There’s an expanded version of the same show. with twice as many musicians. next week. See preview.

Another Version of The Whole Truth, Nothing But Fri l4—Sat 15 Oct. 7.30pm. £5 (£2). See above.

International Workshop Festival Talk Thurs 13 Oct. 7.30pm. Free. Internationally acclaimed theatre and opera director Andrei Serban (Romania) gives a talk during his stay in Glasgow where he is leading a professional worksho .

I CITIZEHS’ THEATRE Gorbals Street. 429 0022. [Access: L. R. Facilities: WC. W8. H, G. C. Help: AA]

Brothers of the Brush Tue ll Oct—Sat 5

Nov (not Mons). 7.30pm. £6 (£2). Stalls Studio. Wiseguise Theatre Company presents the Scottish premiere of Jimmy Murphy's award-winning Irish play about insecurity and exploitation in the housepainting business. Jim Twaddale directs this power-playing comedy of corner-cutting and cynicism. See preview. The Father Thurs l3 Oct—Sat 5 Nov (not Mons). 7.30pm. £6 (£2). Circle Studio. Free preview Wed I2 Oct. August Strindberg‘s dark tale of sexuality and power is directed and designed by Stewart Laing.

Private lives Fri l4—Sat 22 Oct and Tue lS-Sat l9 Nov (not Mons). 7.30pm. £6 (£2). Main Theatre. Free preview Thurs 13 Oct. Noel Coward‘s comedy about a divorced couple who ditch their new partners in order to hook up together again is directed and designed by Philip Prowse in a production that stars Rupert Everett.

I COTTIER THEATRE 935 Hyndland Street. 357 3868.

And the Winner Is Fri 7 ()ct. 7.30pm. £2 (£1). Five writers have each created a character to step forward in a talent competition in thisjoint effort from Annexe Theatre Company.

Trickledown Town Tue 18—Sat 22 Oct. 8pm. £6 (£3). Ireland's Calypso Productions in an international comic thriller set in a debt-strangled Jamaica where community action is victim to the mighty hand of high finance. Directed by Scotland‘s own Kenneth Glenaan.


Cumbemauld. 0236 732887. [Access: PPA. L. ST. R. Facilities: WC. W5. H. G. C. Help: A. AA]

Backgreen Belter Fri 7--Sat 8 ()ct. 7.45pm. £6 (£3). See Touring.

Arsenic and Old Lace Wed 12—Sat 15 Oct. 7.45pm. £4 (£2). The morbid comedy

about the not-so-sweet old ladies and their

our at a glance theatre guide

Friday 7 Saturday 8 * Sunday 9 Monday 10 Tuesday 11 Wednesday 12 AIChes _ Elcgies for Angels Iilegies for Angels _ _: __ ____ CCA The Whole Truth 'nie Whole Truth - * _ _ _ __ _ Citizens Main Theatre _ _ - _ _ Citizens Circle Studio - __(_'nie if.3i_i33r)_____ Citizens Stalls - - Brothers of The Brush Brothers of The Brush cumbernalfld Theatre Backgneen Belter Backgreen Belter - - Arsenic and Old Lace Drama Centre, namshorn 'Ihe Destiny of Me The Destiny of Me ; - _ _ _ Harland and Wolff The Big Picnic 'nie Big Picnic The Big picnic nie Big Picnic The Big Picnic King’s Forbidden Planet Forbidden Planet , _ Me and My Girl Me and My Girl Paisley Arts Centre Salt Wound - SeeJazz sun Life Kennedy’s Children See Classical Tramway 7 Streams of River Ota 7 Streams of River Ota: - - --____“d TN)“ The Dybbuk 'I‘he Dybbuk l - Salt Wound Salt Wound Brunton Lass Wi‘ Muckle Lass wr Muckle Lass Wi‘ Muckle Lass Wi' Muckle Lass wr Muckle ChUTCh Theatre See Classical See Classical - FOStival Theatl'e Cinderella Cinderella Russian Army Russian Army - Provoked Wife King’s Peter Ustinov Peter Ustinov - See Classical See Classical

. "atherbow Rites of Passage Rites of Passage - Laird of Samoa

.. Playhouse _ Me and My Girl Me and My Girl - -

: Royal Lyceum Dancing at Lughnasa Dancing at Lughnasa i Dancing at Lughnasa Dancing at Lughnasa Dancing at Lughnasa Stepping Stones Andorra Andorra _ - - _ Theatre Workshop - _ _ _ _ _ Traverse 1 As You Like It As You Like n As You Like It Trickledown Traverse 2 _ _ - _ _ _

56 The List 7—20 October I994

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