Theatre is listed by city, then alphabetically by venue. Touring shows are listed alphabetically by title at the end or the section. Shows will be listed, provided that details reach our oliices at least ten days belore 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.


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 041 227 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]

The Barber of Seville Until Sat 25 Feb. 7.30pm. £6 (£3). Caroline Hall comes hotfoot from directing at Edinburgh‘s Royal Lyceum to turn her hand to the Arches Theatre Company and a production of the Beaumarchais drama about young love. Not the opera. but no shortage of songs. sex and comedy.

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

The Teratoma Show Fri lO—Sat 11 Feb. 7.30pm. £5 (£2). The CCA‘s Bad Times season continues with David lzod’s latest performance piece which draws on his own experience of having testicular cancer. Songs. stories and live music from Dexys Midnight Runner Pete Williams. See preview.

llldden J Thurs l6—Sat 18 Feb. 7.30pm. £5 (£2). Leading performance company takes a not altogether serious look at ‘Bad News. Bad Pe0ple. Bad Debts’ for the Bad Times season. See preview.

Tim Etchells Sat 18 Feb. 2pm. Free. The Forced Entertainments writer and director talks about despair and hope in late 20th century Britain.

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

Women Beware Women Until Sat 25 Feb. 7.30pm. £6 (£2). Philip Prowse directs and designs Thomas Middleton's revenge

tragedy about lust. incest. jealousy and power-play. A familiar Citz cast including Henry ian Cusick. Anne Lambton and Gerard McArthur. See review. ; Trainspotting Thurs 23 Feb—Sat 18 Mar. f 7.30pm. £6 (£2). Free preview Wed 22 3 Mar. Circle Studio. The same only i different show that was a sellout success 5 here last year. Harry Gibson who did the ! adaptation is now also directing with a l new cast. Whatever the production turns . out like. lrvine Welsh‘s dazzling invective } is sure to shine through in all its comic i and brutal splendour. . I CDTTIER THEATRE 935 Hyndland ! Street. 357 3868.

47 Tue l4—Sun 19 Feb. 8pm. £6.50 1 (£3.50). Never one to sit around twiddling i his thumbs. Wildcat’s Dave Anderson has i found himself with a few days to spare so he‘s taking his piano down to the Cottier : to give his entertaining one-man mid-life i crisis show another airing. j Coming Apart Thurs 23-Sat 25 Feb.

7.30pm. £6 (£3). The latest production from new-writing specialists Annexe Theatre Company is by Bob Adams and

surgery as two very different men await transplants.

I CUMBERHAULD THEATRE Kildrum. Cumbemauld. 0236 732887. [Accessz PPA. L. ST. R. Facilities: WC. W8. H. G. C. Help: A. AA]

Prime Time Murder and There‘s Always Spring Fn' iO—Sat ll Feb. 8pm. £4 (£2). A double bill performed by the Apex Players. one about a murder on a TV set. the other about a new flat that isn‘t as perfect as it looks.

Big Big House Fri l7—Sat 18 Feb. 7.45pm. £7 (£4). See Comedy.

Cuttin’ a Rug Thurs 23—Sat 25 Feb. 7.45pm. £4 (£2). No Mean Company in the second in John Byrne's celebrated Slab Boys trilogy the one set at the

carpet facotory‘s annual staff dance.

I DRAMA CEHTRE AT THE RAMSHDRH 98 Ingram Street. 552 3489. [Access: ST. Facilities: WC. W8. G. Help: AA]

Bold Girls Until Sat 18 Feb. 7.30pm. £6 (£2.50). Rona Munro's play about Belfast I women trying to keep tip appearances

takes a darkly humorous look at spare-part

It looks could chill: AnneLambton in Women Beareom’en at the Citz

while their tlienfolk are shot or imprisoned is performed by Strathciyde Theatre Group and directed b} Ros Casselic.

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Fri 10. Thurs 16 and Fli 17 Feb. 1.15pm. £2 (£1). You've heard the radio series. seen the TV series. read the book . . . nou. you can see what Strathclyde Theatre (iroup makes of Douglas Adams' best-seller in

. the first of a promised series of lunchtime


. GLASGOW UHlVEHSlTY Drama Studio. West Quad. Main Building.

I The Girl from Nowhere and the Curious Blue Wed 15---Sat 18 Feb. 8.30pm. Free. A short new 1110\‘Clllc‘11l based multi-media play written and directed by Kate Goodson.

I DLD ATHEHAEUM THEATRE 179 Buchanan Street. 332 2333. [Access: ST. Facilities: WS. H. G. Help: A. AA] Calamity Jane Wed 22' Sat 25 Feb. 7.30pm. Sat mat 2.30pm. £2.51) £6. The Ceciliau Society in the popular musical. I PAISLEY ARTS CEHTRE New Street. Paisley. 887 1010. [.Access; PPA. i.. R. Facilities: WC. W8. H. G. C. Help: A. AA]

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"‘ Netherbow - Stories of Love v H i i

.L Playhouse Joseph Joseph I Joseph _ Joseph g Josephw

"' Royal lyceum Bedroom Farce Bedroom Farce Bedroom Farce Bedroom Farce I Bedroom Farce I m Bedroom Fame SEG ill See Comedy La Pythia - N” La Pythia . Traverse 1 Ubu Ubu Ubu _ __ n“ w - * __ - i Haroun

58 The List 10-23 Feb 1995