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


Access: P = Parking Facilities. PPA 2 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. C = Guide Dogs Allowed. R = Restaurant Accessible. C 2 Catering Accessible. T = Adapted Telephone.

Help: A 2 Assistance Available. AA = Advise Venue in Advance.


Tickets for major venues ill Glasgow are available from the Ticket Centre. Candleriggs. Mon—Sat 10.30am until 6.30pm ill person or until 9pm by phone on 041 227 551 I. Sunday opening is noon—5pm. Any Ticket Link box office can sell tickets for other venues.

I ARCHES THEATRE Midland Street. 221 9736. [Access: 1.. Facilities: WC. W8. C. G. Help: A. AA]

One, Two - Hey! Until Sat 5. 7.30pm. See Touring.

The Crucible Tue 8—Sat 26 Nov (not Sat 19). 7.30pm. £6 (£3). Andy Arnold directs the Arches Theatre Company in Arthur Miller‘s classic witch hunt drama. which mirrored the MacCarthy Communist purge in America at the time it was written. The show stars Lewis Howden as John Proctor. and will be staged. like the company‘s spectacular Illetl‘upr)/i.s‘. ill the atmospheric arches behind the theatre itself.

I CCA 350 Sauchiehall Street. 332 752 I. [Access: PPA. l.. ST. Facilities: WC. W8. H. G. C]

Quack FM! Fri 4 and Sat 5 Nov. 7.30pm.

f£5 (£2). Radical black performance artist 3 Ronald Fraser-lylunro in a multi-media

show set on a space detention centre

' whose inmates (rejoicing in names like

Monique de Pression and Cesare

; Cappuccino) subvert the totalitarian

authorities by launching a pirate satellite television station.

I CITIZEHS’ THEATRE Gorbals Street. 429 0022. [Access: L. R. Fa:ilities: WC. W5. H. G. C. Help: AA]


Brothers of the Brush Until Sat 5 Nov. 7.30pm. £6 (£2). Stalls Studio. Wiseguise Theatre Company presents the Scottish premiere ofJimmy Murphy’s award- winning Irish play about the insecurity and exploitation in the house-painting business. Jim Twaddale directs this power-playing comedy of corner-cutting and cynicism.

The Father Until Sat 5 Nov. 7.30pm. £6 (£2). Circle Studio. August Strilldberg's dark tale of sexuality and power is directed and designed by Stewart Laing. Private Lives Tue lS—Sat 19 Nov (not Mons). 7.30pm. £6 (£2). Main Theatre. Noel Coward’s comedy about a divorced couple who ditch their new partners ill order to hook up together again is directed and designed by Philip Prowse in a production that stars Rupert Everett.

The Milk Train Doesn’t Stop Here

Anymore Until Sat 12 Nov (not Mons).

7.30pm. £6 (£2). Second chance to catch Rupert Everett this season as he stars in Tennessee Williams‘s comedy about a gold-dinging poet and a coarse old woman. Philip Prowse designs and directs. See review.

Gertrude Stein Wed 16 Nov—Sat 3 Dec (not Mons). 7.30pm. £6 (£2). Free preview Tue 15 Nov. Stalls Studio. A selection of short but strange plays written by the celebrated woman of letters while stmning it in Majorca with Alice B. Toklas during World War I. Assembled. directed and designed by Antony McDonald. See preview.

A Taste of Honey Thurs l7 Nov—Sat 3 Dec (not Mons). 7.30pm. £6 (£2). Free preview Wed 16 Nov. Circle Studio. Shelagh Delaney’s classic kitchen sink drama is given the Citz treatment ill a new production directed and designed by Jon Pope.

I COTTIER THEATRE 935 Hyndland Street. 357 3868.

Bees Knees Until Sat 6 Nov. 7.30pm. £6 (£3.50). The Wicked Ladies return to the Cottier with a chamber recital of music. song and dance.

The Telephone and La Voix Humaine Fri 11. Sat 12. Sat l9. Sun 20 Nov. 7.30pm. £6 (£3.50). More from the Wicked Ladies: this time a double-bill of one-act operas with a telephonic theme. by Menotti and Poulenc respectively. Founder member Kate McCall directs Jeanette Wilson. Sally Scott—Jupp and Peter Thompson; the musical director is Peter Shand.

Emily Sun l3 Nov. 7.30pm. £5 (£4). Lincolnshire-based Alchemy Theatre Company on tour with S. Robertson- Brown’s play about the Bronte sisters. focusing on the middle one and her fascination with the bleak wilderness of the moors.

Your at a glance theatre guide

Friday 4 Saturday 5

Sunday 6 Monday 7

Tuesday 8 Wednesday 9

ATChes One, Two Hey! One. Two Hey! -— The Crucible The Crucible CCA Quack FM! Quack FM! _ _ Citizens Main Theatre The Milk Train ’nic Milk Train The Milk Train The Milk Train 'nic Milk Train Citizens Circle Studio nic- Father 'l‘heFather - _ _ _ Citizens Stalls StUdio Brothers of the Brush Brothers of the Brush —- - Drama Centre, RamShorn Classic Radio Funnies _ Berlin Bertie Berlin Bertie Berlin Bertie Harland and Wolff The Big picnic The Big Picnic The Big Picnic The Big Picnic The Big Picnic King’s Hot Stuff Hot Stuff A Chorus Line A Chorus Line A Chorus Line Theatre - - - West Side Story West Side Story PaiSley Arts Centre See Dance Welcome . . . PaVIlion Hair Hair Only An Excuse Only An Eitcuse Only An Excuse Only An Excuse


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Coriolanus Coriolanus

Theatre Royal

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Tramway Importance . . . Importance . . . Importance . . . - -

TN)" The Danube The Danube —- Brunton Sept In The Rain _ Sept In The Rain m“ ~ __« FEStival Theatre See Dance “See Dance See Rock See Dance King’s Cherry Orchard Cherry Orchard - Gang Show Gang Show Gang Show Netherbow Storytelling __._stnrytclling ._ .. Whodidit‘?

' Playhouse Joseph Joseph Joseph Joseph Joseph Joseph

1: Royal Lyceum Death and the Maiden Death and the Maiden - - -

" BTidE’S Faith. Hope 8; Charity See Dance See Dance SteppingStones See Comedy __A sic-.1 Egg” _ _ _ __ Traverse 1 Europe “Europe Europe _ _ _ _ Europe Europe Traverse 2 - - A Class Act One. Two Hey!

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