Dance performances and classes are listed by city, then alphabetically by venue. Shows will be listed, provided that details reach our offices at least ten days before publication. Dance Listings compiled by Ellie Carr.

I ROYAL SCOTTISH ACADEMY OF MUSIC AND DRAMA 100 Renfrew Street. 332 5057. [Access: PPA. ST. 1.. Facilities: WC. W8. H. G. C. Help: A. AA]

I The 8th Scottish Youth Dance Festival Festival Performances Mon 12~ch 12 July. 7.30pm. £4 (£2). Energy-filled performances as youth dance companies assemble from all over Scotland and beyond to share a platform with teachers. professional dance makers and musicians in the premier youth dance event of the year

Dpen Workshops Mon 10-Thurs 13 July. £2 (£1). Details: 305 7558. 11.3(lam-1pm Open Integrated sessions with Keith Barlow from The Guizers Dance and Mime Theatre. 4.30pm—5.45pm Open General

contemporary dance classes for ages 12

Jumping for joy: Bambert Dance Company

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The List Eating and Drinking Guide Out Now £1

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1 Stepping out: community company the g Choreography Collective put their best 1 feet forward in Dances at the Atrium. See Theatre Workshop

! and over. taken by either Lisi Perry or

Dawn Hartley.

( 4.30pm-5.45pm. Open classes for

; professional dancers or those in full-time dance training. led by members of the

i uncompromising CandoCo Dance Company.

T I DAHCE BASE Assembly Rooms. 54 1 George Street. 225 5525. Ticketline: 220 4349. [Access: ST. R. Facilities: WC. W8. G] Frontier Tue 4 July. 2pm. Free. An introduction to this experimental travelogue of a show by Edinburgh-based dance duo lncognita. Designed to be seen 5 in a series of quirky performance sites round Edinburgh. the piece will then embark on its three-day tour of the city. See preview. You can catch Frontier at: PortoheI/o Beach Opposite swimming baths. Wed 5 July. 2pm. Scottish National Portrait Gallery Thurs 6 ,July. 2pm. i ll’at‘erley Shopping Centre On the roof. Fri 7 July. Noon. Life Moves: A Feldenkrais Weekend Sat ,8—Sun 9 July. 11am—5pm. £50 (£40). 5 Open to all. Feldenkrais is a movement E therapy technique which can free the 'body's tensions and the habitual patterns that slow you down. Using a combination 10f Feldenkrais floorwork and rhythm. iexperienced practitioner Klaas Overzee

lWlII lead two relaxmg days. putting

lparticipauts back in touch with their

natural ener '.

'I EDINBURGH FESTIVAL THEATRE 13—29 'Nicolson Street. 529 6000. (Access: 1.. Facilities: WC. W8. AS. H. C. T. Help: A] aliambert Dance Company Until Sat 1 July. ' 7.30pm. £4.50—£ 17.50. The dynamic

1 force of Rambert dance company enters ithe second phase of its run at the Festival Theatre with a new piece by innovative iSwedish choreographer Per Jonsson and . . . . gtwo works by artistic director Christopher iBruce. including the rollicking. Jagger- lapproved Rooster. set to six classic

1 Rolling Stones songs.

SI CUIJIARS 46 Queen Charlotte Street. (Leith. More information 01539 731268. (Egyptian Belly Dance Workshop Sat 1 jJuly. 2—5.30pm. £15 (£12). Wobble your lsluff with Hilary Thacker at this .marathon-length belly dance session for iwomen.

.I THEATRE WORKSHOP 34 Hamilton iPlace. 226 5425. [Access: PPA. ST. R. §Facilities2 WC. W5. H. G. C. Help: AA] (Dances at the Atrium Thurs 6—Sat 8 July. :8pm. £6 (£3). Local community dance igroup the Choreography Collective. with Ianother programme of quality dance. :Catch a new piece from Soft Bodies Hard -Metal Physical Theatre director Stephen iHooper. a revamped work by :teacher/choreographer Steinvar Palsson. and a guest appearance by female dance- duo Suddenlylastsummer.

_.COMEDY flame-

Comedy is listed by date, then by city. Shows will be listed, provided that details reach our offices at least ten days before publication. Comedy listings compiled by Ellie Carr.



I Mellow Mischief Cottiers Theatre Bar. 95 Hyndland Road. 3-5pm. Free. More laughs in the aftemoon with the team from Salon Mischief.



I The Comedy Stop Stepping Stones. West Bow. Grassmarket. 225 6520. 8pm for 9pm. £5 (£3). Dallas and Packer and their popular twice-weekly comedy club showcasing a trio of up-and-coming local comedians. See review.


I lnsinuendos Cabaret Club Q.T.‘s Bar. 2 Picardy Place. 556 0499. Midnight. £2. It's that Blue Monday thang at the gay club again.


a Glasgow

I Billy and Barney’s Bali-hi 880’s Cottiers Theatre Bar. 95 Hyndland Road. 8.30pm. Free. The Salon Mischiefcrew go al fresco for summer. Free BBQ. new characters and lots of South Pacific fun.



I The Bibtickler Music Box. Victoria Street. 225 2564. 9pm (doors open 8.30pm). £5 (£3). Edinburgh‘s newest regular laughter lounge. at weekly affair put together by local comic Mitch Benn.

with a lively line-up ofemerging stand-

ups. This week Ian Kendall. Stuart Murphy and Gordon Brunton take the floor. See review.



I Mellow Mischief Cottiers Theatre Bar. 95 Hyndland Road. 3—5pm. Free. More laughs in the afternoon with the team from Salon Mischief.



I Dallas and Packer’s Pre-Fringe Binge The Pleasance. 221 0401. 8pm-2am. £5 (£4). Regular Comedy Stop hosts Dallas and Packer moonlight on their slot at Stepping Stones to whet your appetite for the Fringe madness to come. Up to twelve live stand-ups (several of whom are BBC Stand-up Open Mic finalists) live music and. to round off the night. a disco with guest DJs TBA.



I lnsinuendos Cabaret Club Q.T.'s Bar. 2 Picardy Place. 556 0499. Midnight. £2. More late night Blue Monday happenings at the gay club.



I Billy Bunkers Madcap Comedy Club. The Halt Bar. 8.30—11.30pm. Free. More crazy comedy at this fortnightly club with the tnan Billy as MC.

I Salon Mischief Cottiers Theatre Bar. 95 Hyndland Road. 8.30pm. Free. See Wed 5.

DEEME- Edinburgh

I The Ribtlckler Music Box. Victoria Street. 225 2564. 9pm (doors open 8.30pm). £5 (£3). Andy Walker introduces Janie McKay. Eddie Mckeen and Mitch Benn at the new Edinburgh comedy club. See review.

More weirdness from Mlschief La-Bae on Fri 30 and Fri 7

CO The List 30 Jun-l3 Jul 1995