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present Someone

who'll watch

over me by Frank McGuinness

6th - 11th Nov 8pm Powerful & passionate contemporary classic about 3 hostages in the chanon, by one of Ireland's leading playwrights. Tickets Mon/rues 134/150 Wed/Sat 155/3 Ticket Centre 0141 - 227 5511 Amnesty Freedom Festival

Comedy Network returns to keep you smiling through the long winter nights. Heavily tipped stand-upMatt Welcome headlines tonight's gig. with Jo Enright as support.

FRIDAY 10 Edinburgh

I The Bibtickler Music Box. Victoria Street. 225 2564. 8pm. £4 (£3).

Your local laughter lounge is back. with a new prime-time Friday night slot. Tonight's laughing boys Reg Anderson. Mark [)olan and Stuart Murphy are introduced by Jack Weatherall. See review.

SATURDAY. 11 Edinburgh

I Brand New Bunker 60 I’leasance. Information: 447 ‘)10‘). 9pm. £4 (£3). On tonight‘s show: a mystery celebrity from the world ofsport (gasp! goshl). musical interludes from Robert Deering (last seen in the Fringe Club hearpit) and more. i‘onight‘s theme is voodoo. so take along poultry. dolls. etc. and Dallas and Packer

will put curses on your nearest and

dearest. Charming.

; I Harry Hill Assembly Alive! Assembly 2 Rooms. (leorge Street. Tieketline: 220

434‘). 8pm. £10 (£8). The bizarre cult

comic slips into his beetlecruslicrs and

specs for a one—iiight-oiily Fringe encore.


I Hootsmon! ()ld Atlienaeuin Theatre. 17‘) Buchanan Street. 332 23.3.1. l0pm—Ipm. £6 (£5). Saturday nights are comedy nights at the ()ld .»\thenaeum. with this weekly comedy event. Introducing tonight's line-up is

terminalIy-hairy. ever-funny (ilasgow

stand-up l’hil Kay with guests l.ynii



'Blistering mUSlC. incredibly lunny" - Jools Holland

Dominic Holland

" His subject matter is a breath of lresh air - he is charmingly personal and very iunny' - The Times



EAST KILBRIDE PAISLEY GiLDED BALLOON ARTS CENTRE ARTS CENTRE EDINBURGH 013552 61000 0141 8871010 0131 226 6550 0141 552 4267

SUN 12


Lynn Ferguson will give you something to smile about, Glasgow, Sat 11

Ferguson. Joe rleenan and Jill Peacock. And il‘vnu fancy your chances in the spotlight. why not try for the Hoots/iron! ()pwi .S'pur‘.’ Call Neil Mowat on the above number for details. See review.


I Gilded Balloon Comedy Circuit Tron Theatre. 6.3Trongate. 552 4267. ‘)pm. £7 (£5). See Tue 7.


I Gilded Balloon Comedy Circuit liast Kilbride Arts Centre. ()Id (‘oach Road. 013552 61000. 8pm. £6 (£4) Iixcellent downbeat. down-at-heel US comic Rich Hall. best known for appearances on the I)(ll'ft/ l.('l!(’l'l)l(lll and l-‘ri'r/(iv Night /.fl'(’ shows —- not to mention storming performances on this year‘s Fdinburgh Fringe -- shares a hill with quirky Brit comic Dave Smith on his first ever

national UK tour.

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I Sean Hughes Stirling University Theatre. 01786 467166. £8. The ever- youthful Irish stand-up is fast-approaching the big three—O and giving himself grey hairs over it in his new live show 'I'liirtvxmiir'lioiv.



I Gilded Balloon Comedy Circuit Paisley Arts Centre. New Street. 887 1010. ‘)pm. £6 (£3). See Tue 14.

I Billy Bunkers The Corner Bar. Sauchiehall Street. Charing Cross. ‘)pm—l2am. Free. Madness and mayhem on a weekly basis with the aptly named Mr Bonkers introducing local comics and the occasional spot from big(isli) names like Parrot.

I Sean Hughes ()ld Athenacum Theatre. 17‘) Buchanan Street. 332 2333. 7.30pm. £8. A last minute addition to the quietly surreal lrishman‘s national tour. See Tue 14.



I The Stand Comic I)en. Christie's. West Port. Information 662 4467. 8pm—lam (show runs ‘).30~l 1.30pm) £4 (£3). Your local comedy-central. with a host of rising stars and wannabes for your entertainment each and every 'I‘ltursday night. Tonight llex your chuckle muscle for Kenny Harris from Fringe show Ber! of'St'U/Iis/i ('oiiit't/v. slick pei‘l‘ormaitce-poet Viv Gee. stand-up from the (apparently) cttte and chirpy Graeme McMurdo plus regular open spot and compere Jane Mackay. See review.

I Gilded Balloon Comedy Circuit (iilded Balloon. 2.3.3 C‘owgale. 226 6550. 8pm. £6 (£5). See Tue 14.


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