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 ottices at least ten days before publication. Theatre Listings compiled by Ellie Carr.


Access: P = Parking Facilities. PPA = Parking to be Prc-Arranged. 1. = Level Acccss. R = Ramped Access. ST = Steps to negotiate.

Facilities: WC = Adapted Toilet(s). WS 2 Wheelchair Spaces. AS = Adjacent Seats. H = lnduction Loop System. G 2 Guide Dogs Allowed. R 2 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 0141 227 5511. Stmday 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. \VS. C. G. Help: A. AA]

Brothers of Thunder Tue 24 ()ct—Sat 4 Nov. 7.30pm. £6 (£3). See Glasgay!

1 section. I Chloe Poems Wed l—Sat 4 Nov. 9pm. £6 (£3). See Glasgay! section. 1 You’re Just Like My Father Thurs 2—Fn 3 9 Nov. 7pm. £6 (£3). Sec Glasgay! section. I CCA 350 Sauchiehall Street. 332 7521. [Access: PPA. 1.. ST. Facilities: WC. WS. 11. G. C] Talking Loud, Saying Something l-‘ri 20—Sat 21 ()ct. 7.30pm. £5 (£2). Upstairs. See Dance. Strange Relations Fri 27—Sat 28 ()CI. 7.30pm. £5 (£2). Studio. See Glasgay! section. The Swans Wed l~-Sat J Nov. 7.30pm. £5 (£2). Upstairs. See Glasgay! section. 3 Poets Tour Mon 30 ()ct. 8pm. £2 (£1). See Glasgay! section. I ClTlZEHS’ THEATRE Gorbals Street. 42‘) 0022. [Access: L. R. Facilities: WC. WS. 11. (3. C. Help: AA] A Song at Twilight Until Sat 28 Oct (not Sun and Mon) 7.30pm. £6 (£2). 7.30pm. Circle Studio. Giles Havergal directs Noel Coward‘s last full-length play. about a tnan whose homosexuality is brutally exposed in his later years. See review. The She-Wolf Until Sat 28 ()ct (not Sun and Mon). 7.30pm. Stalls Studio. Giovanni Verga's vivid and lusty tale of a beautiful young Sicilian peasant widow and her love for a man half her age. adapted into English by David Lan. designed and directed by Stewart Laing.

()‘Casey's tale of the fanciful poet and wastrel who's mistaken for a gunman in a 1920s Dublin tenement and elevated from nonentity to celebrity as the neighbours recruit him to mediate in all their petty squabbles. See review.

lanark Wed l-—Sat 18 Nov. 7.30pm. £6

(£2 ). TAG Theatre Company‘s ambitious

The Shadow of a Gunman Until Sat 28 Oct (not Sun and Mon). 7.30pm. £6 (£2). Sean

Tenderness among the tenements: The Shadow ot a Gunman at the Cltz

adaptation of Alasdair Gray‘s tnonumental novel. on tour now following a premiere on the Edinburgh Festival. Patchy. but with flashes of real brilliance.

A Show for Glasgay! Two Sun 29 ()Ct. See Glasgay! section.

Neil Bartlett Reads Wed 1 Nov. 7.30pm. £6 (£2). Stalls Studio. See Glasgay! section.

I COTTIER THEATRE 935 Hyndland Street. 357 3868.

On Broken Wings Fri 20 ()ct. 7.30pm. £4 (£2.50). Irish company Theatre Omnibus with Dermot Healy's tale of emigration and return to rural Ireland. using an incredible range of up to 46 realistic and surreal masks to reflect the passage through time and place. Part of European

Season of Mask and Puppet Theatre. Older children/adults.

llnlucky Wally Sat 21 Oct. 8pm. £5 (£3.50). Ace-cartoonist Raymond Briggs‘ tale of the ultimate nerd. Unlucky ll’ully. brought to life in this unique puppet show for adults by lreland‘s Theatre ()mnihus. Part of European Season of Mask and Puppet Theatre.

Don Quixote Mon 23—Tue 2-1 Oct. 8pm. £5 (£3.50). Spanish company Bamhalina Titelles. with a sophisticated marionette spin on Cervantes' classic tale. Part of European Season of Mask and Puppet Theatre.

Odd It You Dare Fri 27—Sat 28 ()ct. 8pm. £6 (£3). English company Doo Cot‘s multi-media extravaganza. splicing music. puppetry. shadows (yes shadows!) and cotnputer-generated imagery together in this tale of two female drop-outs whose paths cross in a seedy cabaret joint. European Season of Mask and Puppet Theatre in association with Glasgay!. The Hand Tue 31 Oct—Thurs 2 Nov. 8pm. £7 (£3). See Glasgay! section.

Jardin Animee Wed l—Thurs 2 Nov. 10.15pm. £3 (£2). See Glasgay! section. I EAST KILBRIDE ARTS CENTRE ()ld Coach Road. East Mains. East Killiride. 013552 61000. [Access: R. 1‘acilities: ll] Splinters Sat 28 ()ct. 8pm. £4 (£2). See Touring and review.

I EASTWOOD THEATRE Eastwood Recreation Centre. Eastwood Park. Roukenglen Road. Giffnock. 638 8390. [Access: P. 1.. ST. R. Facilities: WC. WS. 0. C] Booking: Mrs E. Robb 637 0427. The Slab Boys Tue 24 ()ei—sni 2s ()ct. 7.30pm; Sat mat 3pm. £5; £3.50. Amateur company Giffnock Theatre Players with John Byrne‘s classic take on working life in 1950s Paisley.

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