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 Pre-Arranged. L = Level Access. R = Rarnped 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 i0.30am until 6.30pm in person or until 9pm by phone on 014! 287 55] i. Sunday opening is noon-5pm. Any Ticket Link box office can sell tickets for other venues.

I DEECHWOOD COMMUNITY CENTRE . Paisley. Tickets: Paisley Ans Centre. New Street. 887 l010.

The labours 0t iiercules Thurs 27 Jun. l.30pm. 50p. Suitable for all the family. The exploits of the mythical Greek hero as told by The Bruvvers from Newcastle. with lion wrestling thrown in for good measure. Part of the Paisley Festival. Turned Out llice Again Thurs 27 Jun. 7.30pm. £1. it's those Bruvvers from Newcastle again. with a tribute to cinema’s first geek celebrity. George Formby. and a show that promises to be ‘as saucy as a seaside postcard’. Part of the Paisley Festival.

I COTTIER THEATRE 935 Hyndland Street. 357 3868. Booking also: Ticket Centre. Candleriggs. see Ticket Link details above.

lion Giovanni Wed 19; Mon 24; Wed 26 Jun. 7.30pm. £9.50 (£7.50). See Classical

& Opera listings. Part of West End Festival: 334 5855.

All About H iiatterr Mon i7-Tue i8 Jun. 8pm. £6 (£3). Northern lrish theatre company Ridiculusmus last seen in Glasgow with versions of Gogol’s The Nose and The Overcoat with a stage adaptation of GV Desani’s novel on Anglo-lndian culture clashes and a man named Mr Hatterr. Part of West End Festival: 334 5855.

Sweet Fancy Thurs 20 Jun. 8pm. £6 (£4). Pene Hennan-Smith and Alison Coates lead the cast in this food-fixated evening of literary snacks from Rabbie Bums. A.A. Milne. Hillaire Belloc. Edwin Morgan. Rabbi Lionel Blue and others. Part of West End Festival: 334 5855. Kissing And Telling Tue 25; Thurs 27—Sat 29 Jun. 8pm. £6 (£3.50). Theatre company Home is Where The Art Is with a smoochy kinda show based around writers - from Burns to Baudelaire and The Beats on love and romance.

I EAST NILBRIDE ARTS CENTRE Old Coach Road. East Mains. East Kilbride. 013552 61000. (Access: R. Facilities: H]. The Diary Of A Madman Fri 2 1 —Sat 22 Jun. 8pm. £5 (£2.50). East Kilbride‘s KYBO Theatre Company get together with Scotland's fastest growing publisher Dualchas to stage a brand-new translation of Nikolai Gogol’s infamous l9th century noveL

I DEPARTMENT OF ADULT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION 57 Oakfleld Avenue (off University Avenue). Booking: Ticket Centre. Candleriggs. see Ticket Link details above or Cottier Theatre: 357 3868.

Whose Soiree llow? Sun 16 Jun. 5pm. £4 (£5 on door). Go-ahead Scottish broadcaster turned novelist Donny O‘Rourke comperes this unique one-off event billed as a ‘soiree cum literary salon in a West End drawing room’. intellectual companians include Paul Pender. lain Pattison. Marcella Evaristi and Edwin Morgan. Part of West End Festival: 334 5855.

GLASGOW UNIVERSITY Gilbert Scott Building. West Quadrangle.

Piece ’n’ nuiet - A Poet’s Picnic Sat 22 Jun. Noon. Free admission. but bring own picnic. Donations at door. Liz Lochhead. Tom Leonard and Eddie McGuire (flute) swap poems and pieces in the courtyards of academia. Broadcaster turned short story scribe Donny O‘Rourke comperes. Part of West End Festival: 334 5855.


I I HAVE BEEN HERE BEFORE is set in the 1930s at The Black Bull, a lonely inn

on the Yorkshire moors, but don’t let the setting tool you: it’s no cosy nostalgia trip. Written eight years before The inspector Calls, the play is one of .l.B. Priestley’s three ‘time plays’, all of which explore the possibility that time may be split or circular in form. in Hereford-based Middle Ground Theatre Company’s touring production, time theorist or Gortler and publican Sam Shipley are played by llicholas Smith (of Are You Being Served tame) and Frederick Pyne (oi Emmerdale). Together they discover, with drastic and suspense-ridden results, the awful truth behind the play’s enigmatic title . . .

West Quad. Main Building.

My Dear Emily Sat 22 Jun. 4pm. Free admission at door. Sue Emmy Jennings plays the pioneering Elizabeth Garrett Anderson in this solo show about the first woman in the UK to qualify as a physician and surgeon. Part of West End Festival: 334 5855.

I NUNTERIAN ART GALLERY 82 Hillhead Street. info/booking forms: 330 4760. We Got Rhythm! Workshops, Perlonnances And Guided Tours Sat 22 Jun. Performances: l()am; H.30am; lpm: finale 3pm. Workshops: i0.3()am; noon: 1.30pm. Guided tours: 3.30pm; 4.15pm. All workshops and events are free but must be pre-booked. Rosina Bonsu.

Projekt l i292. The Frocks. Ronnie Goodman and Rhythm Wave lead a day of workshops and performances in hip hop.

jazz dance and Latin American

percussion. Part of West End Festival: 334 5855.

I KELVINGROVE PARK ()ff Kelvin Way. Booking: Ticket Centre. Candleriggs. see Ticket Link details above or Cottier Theatre: 357 3868.

Shakuntala Fri 2I~Stln 23 Jun. 7.30pm. Free. If you'd like to join the performers call: Gordon McKeown on 425 2020. Fablevision Theatre. Abhinaya Darpan Dance Company plus massed ranks of local drummers. mask-makers and

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