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 Ellie Carr.


Access: P = Parking Facilities. PPA 2 Parking to be Pre-Arranged. L = Level Access. R = Ramped Access. ST = Steps to negotiate.

Facilities: WC 2 Adapted Toilet(s). WS = Wheelchair Spaces. AS = Adjacent Seats. H = Induction Loop System. G 2 Guide Dogs Allowed. R = Restaurant Accessible. C 2 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 l0.30am—6.30pm in person or until 9pm by phone on 0l4l 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. WS. C. G. Help: A. AA]

Caligari Until Sat 9 Dec. 8pm. £6 (£3). Cult silent horror movie The Cabinet of Dr (‘aliguri goes from screen to stage as the resident company follow up their knockout l993 adaptation of Alt'tmpnlis‘. See review.

I CATHEDRAL PRECINCT (Near Glasgow Royal Infirmary)

Satellite Sat 9 Dec. 7.30pm (assemble at 7.15pm). Free. Sensory extravaganza from multi-media specialists Clanjamfrie. combining live theatre. video imagery. archive film footage. sound and sculptural installation into one spectacular outdoor event dramatising everyday Glasgow life. See Frontlines.

I CCA 350 Sauchiehall Street. 332 752l. [Access: PPA. 1.. ST. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G. L]


Angels at our table: the cast oi 7:84‘9 War in Heaven at Tramway

John Cooper Clarke/Richard Allen Wed l3 Dec. 9pm. £3 (£1 ). Cooper Clarke. the original vitriol-fuelled punk poet is back. and still wearing drainpipes. shades and a backcombed explosion of hair in this double-bill with winner ofthe '94 Nuyoircan Poetry Slam. Richard Allen. Part of the Motor Mouth performance poetry season organised by CCA with

C lltting Teeth magazine.

Bobby Miller/Samantha Coerbell/Alan Kaufman Sat 9 Dec. 9pm. £3 (£1). Stand- np poetry slamming North American- style. with beat-poet Miller and Coerbell and Kaufman. members of the famous Nuyorican Poets' cafe on New York's East Side. Part of the Motor Mouth performance poetry season organised by CCA with Cutting 'I'et't/r magazine.

I CITIZEHS’ THEATRE Gorbals Street. 42‘) 0022. [Access: L. R. Facilities: WC] Look Back in Anger Until Sat 9 Dec. 7.30pm. £6 (£2). Circle Studio. John Osborne’s bleak but powerful modern classic ofclass conflict. loyalty. love and

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I CDTTIER THEATRE 935 Hyndland Street. 357 3868.

Sale Hookey Sun 3 Dec. 7.30pm. Tickets £5 from Clyde Unity: 0141 353 0905. All)S benefit night of theatre and OTI‘ humour from well-loved Glasgmv-hased company Clyde Unity.


Street. Greenock. 01475 723038. Greenock Central Until Sat 2 Dec. 7.30pm. £3 (£l ). Ticket price on Sat 2 Dec includes entry to after-show benefit gig with Greenock-based band Whiteout. The latest from tough. no-nonsense prison-drama specialists Cat A Theatre Company traces the highs and lows of everyday life for a group ofGreenock youngsters. Devised with N.C.H. Action for Children in association with lnverclyde Intensive Probation Unit.

I KING’S THEATRE Bath Street. Phone bookings. Ticket Centre. Candleriggs. see

Ticket Link details above. [Access: PPA.

L. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G. C. Help: A.

marital hell in 50s Britain gets a 90s airing '

in this new production designed and directed for the resident company by Kenny Miller.

Pinocchio Until Sat 13 Jan. Mon-Sat 10am. 2pm. 5pm. 7pm. 8pm. Contact box


Forbidden Planet Until Sat 2 Dec. 5pm. 8.30pm. £2.50—£20.50. Another chance to see the eyer-retulning cult musical from

Planet Rock. ln case you didn't know

office for specific times on specific dates. ;

£3—£‘). family ticket £25. The Citz revive

; Myles Rudge's adaptation of the story i about a boy-puppet with an extendable ? nose. directed by Giles Havergal and designed by Kenny Miller.


already. it's Shakespeare's 7l’nlpest in a sci-fi. comic-book. interplanetary setting. with the universe stuck on a 50s rock ‘n‘ groove.

' I GDVAH TDWH HALL Bookings. Ticket

Centre. Candleriggs. see Ticket Link details above. The Tin Soldier Mon ll-Fri 15 Dec.

10am. 1pm. £5 (£2.50). See Touring. I MITCHELL THEATRE Granville Street. 227 5511. [Access: PPA. L. ST. R. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G. C. Help: A.


Touched by Torchsong Charity Cala Fri 1 Dec. 9pm. Donation: £5 (£2.50). Expect a sea of red ribbons at this massive charity gala hosted by Body Positive. Bennet‘s night club and Guy Scotland to mark World Aids Day. The glittering line-up includes Scottish comedienne Dorothy Paul. Dunoon-bom jazz singer Suzanne Bonnar with The Madeleine Macdonald Band. the Socialist Women's Choir. Eurydice. Glasgow Gay Men‘s Chorus and more. plus grand prize raffie.

I DLD ATHEHAEUM THEATRE I79 Buchanan Street. 332 2333. [Access: ST. Facilities: WS. H. G. Help: A. AA]

Plays for Today Thurs 14 Dec. 7.30pm. £5 (£2). Showcase for the four finalists from the biennial Scottish Young Playwrights Festival. The budding dramatists from Edinburgh. Kilmarnock. Girvan and Dundee are aged 16—21 and will have their winning scripts fine-tuned by writers Susan McClymont and Vivian Adams and rehearsed by RSAM D actors and professional theatre directors. See preview.

I PAISLEY ARTS CEHTRE New Street. Paisley. 887 l()l0. [Access: PPA. L. R. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G. C. Help: A. AA]

Babes in the Magic Woods Fri l Dec-Sat 6 Jan. l0am. 2pm. 7.30pm (call box office for specific times on specific dates). £4.25—£7. Pure magic Paisley-style panto written and directed by David Wallace for PACli Theatre Company. with a bumper cast of 50 in the tale of the two kids and a donkey who hotfoot it to the woods in search of Santa’s stolen toys.

I PAVILIDH THEATRE 121 Renfield Street.

3 332 l846. [Access: sr. Facilities; ws. G.

Help: AA]

Aladdin Until Sat 27 Jan. 10am. 2pm. 7.30pm (call box office for specific times on specific dates). Mon—Thurs £5.50—£9. Fri—Sun £5.75—£9.25. family tickets £l8—£35. A top panto line-up that would be hard to beat. with The Krankies as

: Wishee Washee and Widow Krankie. Linda Nolan as Aladdin. Glut/tutors

contestant Eunice ‘people’s champion'

: Huthart as Genie of the Ring. Mike

Hayward —— High Rom/Ir Altln Morgan

as Abanazer and last but not least. crazy

i slapstick acrobats The Acromaniacs as

The Chinese Policemen.

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