Chapman claims to have 'Variety's greatest stars~ tip his sleeve in this family show featuring the 'golden voice‘ of Vince Hill. Russ Conway on the old IVOI'ICS. Yorkshire comic l ‘orman ‘Chicken' Collier and ftill supporting company.

I Have Been Here Before Tue ts-sttt 22 Jun. Tue—Fri 7.30pm; Sat 5pm/8pm; Wed mat 2.30pm. £6.50-£9.50. IB. Priestley's mystery thriller set in the aftermath of World War I. and starring Nicholas Smith (Are You Being Server/l as the sinister Dr Gortler and Frederick Pyne (Matt from Iz‘iiiiiiei‘t/n/e l’nrnil as the man who draws him to the scene of the mystery on the grounds he'll find proof for his theories on dimensions of time.

Sweet Revenge Tttc 25—Sztt 2t) .lnn. Tue—Fri 7.30pm: Sat 5piii/Spiii; Wed mat 2.30pm. £3.50-£6. The Colin McIntyre Repertory Company settle iii at the King’s for another season of popular thrillers. First for curtain tip at this year's Summer




MADNESS Fri 21 June. 8pm £7l£5

GORDON GILTRAP Wed- 26 June. 8pm £7/£5

MARTIN TAYLOR Sun 30 June. 8pm £7l£5


GUITARS GALORE Tliur 4 July. 8pm £7/£1

JIM MULLEN OUARTET Fri 5 July. 8pm £7l£5

0141 8871010

New Street, Paisley

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. ‘\ Anyone seen this man? Lung lla Theatre in The Home Made Child


Playhouse is the Scottish premiere of a new play by Francis Dtirbridge.

I NETHEROOW ARTS CENTRE 43 Iliin Street. 556 9579. [Access: ST. R. I.. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G. C. Help: A. AA] lloggie’s Angels Until Sat 22 Jun (not Sun). 7.30pm. £4.50 (£3). Scenes from the tough lives of Midlothian tattie workers in the 30s and 40s act as the foctts of Estelle Van Warniello‘s new play for the professional/non-pi‘ofessional actors of First Base Theatre Company. Reekie Ma llame Wed [9 Jun. 7.30pm. £3.50 (£2.50). The Scots Language Society give pre-Welsh style praise lo Atild Reekie through the poetry of .I.K. Annand. Douglas Fraser. Robert Gariocli and AI) Mackie.

I PLAYHOUSE THEATRE Greenside Place. 557 2590. [Access: R. 1..

Facilities: WC. WS. (i. C]

The Phantom of the Opera Until Sat 0 Jul.

Mon—Sat 7.30pm. Wed/Sat mat 2.30pm. £5—£27.50. Lloyd Webber's blockbtisiing


Scotland The Brave

and The Beautiful A celebration of Scotland with a week of cinema shot

on location in Scotland Mon 22 July at 7.30pm Local Hero (PG) Tue 23 July at 7.30pm Highlander (l5) Wed 24 July at 7.30pm Rob Roy (l5) Thur 25 July at 7.30pm Loch Ness (PG)

Fri & Sill 27 July at 2pm & 7pm. Bl‘tiVChCéll'i. (l5) Thu 8 - Sat: 10 Aug

National Youth Music Theatre

Bugsy Malone

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musical about the beautiful opera singer and the disfigured young composer hiding out in the sewers below the Paris Opera House nears the end of its mammoth run. I ROYAL LYCEUM THEATRE Grindlay Street. 229 9697. [Acess: P. 1.. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G. C. T. Help: A. AA] Closed Stills.

Rough Crossing Until Sat 29 .Itiii. 8pm; Sat I5/Wed l9/Sat 22 mat 2.30pm. £4—£l4. Kenny Ireland directs the Royal Lyceum company in Tom Stoppard's comedy about two writers who have till the end of a transatlantic cruise to finish a play and sort out some turbulent inter-cast romances. See review.

I SPRINCWELL HOUSE Ardmillan Terrace. Booking: St Bride's Centre 346 I405. Fisherman Moon Until Sat l5 Jun. 8pm. £2 l ). Springwell Autumn Players with a musical comedy exploring conflict in the Highlands.

I ST BRIOE’S CENTRE ()rwell Terrace. 346 I405. [Access: PPA. l.. ST. R. Facilities: WC. WS. G. C] Closed Suns. Ticketline: 220 4349.

Hard Times Fri 2l .Iun. 8pm. £5. Dickens‘ grim portrait of a Victorian industrialist battling with his morals. brought tip to date by Sussex-based international touring ensemble. Rose Theatre Company. Gregory’s Gil’l Until Sat l5 Jun. 7.30pm: Sat mat 4pm. £5 (£3). Bill Forsyth’s 70s movie smash takes to the stage with The Edinburgh Young Theatre Company.

I THEATRE WORKSHOP 34 Hamilton Place. 226 5425. [Access: PPA. ST. R. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G. C. Help: AA] No Expense Spared Utitil Sat l5 Jun. 8pm. £6.50 (£3). Comedy Award winner and BBC Comic Strip writer Moi‘ag Fttllarton. teams tip with stalwart Scottish company Wildcat in a modern Machiavellian comedy of bribery and corruption in Kinkeith local council.

The Home-made Child Thurs 20—Sat 22 Jun. 8pm. £6 (£3). Go-ahead mixed- ability theatre company Lung Ha present a dark fairy tale for adults based round Balaz’s re-workiiig of B/iie/ienn/Tv ('usI/e. I TRAVERSE THEATRE Cambridge Street. 228 I404. [Access: I.. Facilities: l.. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G. C] Closed Mons. Witch OOCIOT Until Sttti I6 Jun. 7.30pm. £5 (£2.50). Glasgow's Cat A Theatre Company. whose solid track record of 'gritty' prison dramas has won them a string of awards. return with a Silence ()1' T/lt’ Iximbs-ish tale about the scary relationship between a serial killer atid his female psychiatrist.

Unbroken View, Extended Frame Sttn l6 Jun. 8pm. £6 (£3). See Dance.

Airport Wed l9—Sun 23 Jun. 8pm. £6 (£3). The latest from hot young playwriting property David Greig and his company Suspect Culture. as they take a snapshot of a day in the life of the tourists. terrorists and business travellers passing through a major international airport.

Happy Days Thurs 27—Sun 30 Jun. 8pm. £5 (£2.50). Samuel Beckett‘s funniest play becomes tripped-out 90s kitsch thanks to the fevered imaginations of TV Productions. See preview.


I CUMBERNAOLO THEATRE Kildrum. Ctttiibernatild. 0l236 732887. [Access: PPA. l.. ST. R. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G. C. Help: A. AA]

Scottish Ballet - The National Tour Until Sat l5 Jtiti. 7.45pm. £6 (£3). See Dance. A Midsummer Night‘s Dream Thurs 20—Sat 22 Jun. 7.45pm. £4 (£2). Ctunbernatild Youth Theatre have a iiiidstimmer‘s ball with Shakespeare‘s romantic comedy.

NO Expense Spared Thurs 27—Sat 29 Jun. 7.45pm. £2.50—£6. Comedy Award winner and BBC Comic Strip writer Morag Fttllarton. teams tip with stalwart Scottish company Wildcat in a modern Machiavellian comedy of bribery and corruption iii Kinkeith local council.


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 betore publication. Dance Listings compiled by Ellie Carr.

I PAISLEY ARTS CENTRE New Street. Paisley. 887 mm. [Access: PPA. l.. R. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G. C. Help: A. AA] Rentrewsliire Dance Project Mon 24—Tttc 25 Jun. 7.30pm. £3 l .50). Children. commttnity dancers and young people come together for this one-off evening of dance. Part of Paisley Arts Festival.

I DANCE BASE Assembly Rooms. 54 George Street. 225 5525. Ticketline: 220 4349. [Access: ST. R. Facilities: WC. WS.


Appalachian Clog Dancing Workshop Sun 30 Jun. l0am—4pm. £20 (£l5). ()pen to anyone over 14. You‘ve heard of line dancing. now try clog dancing. This version of the Iinglish social dance comes from the Appalachian mountains in America. and looks a lot like tap dancing to fiddle music. No experience necessary bttt strong soled shoes (or tap shoes) are a must.

I EDINBURGH FESTIVAL THEATRE l3~29 Nicolson Street. 529 6000. [Access: 1.. Facilities: WC. WS. AS. II. C. T. Help: A]

Rambert Dance Company Wed ze—sttt 2‘) Jun. 7.30pm. £4.50»-£l7.50. Show one: Wed/Thurs; show two: Fri/Sat. Britain‘s biggest. and easily one of its grooviest contemporary dance companies celebrate 70 years in the business with a tour that stops off in Iidinbtirgh for the third time since its dramatic re-Iatiiich here in I994. Show one sees the 23-strong cast lend their super-lit dance-fraiiies to Bob Cohan's 70s conteinporay dance classic Sin/mi MutuH I975). hot young dance thing Ohad Naharin‘s .‘Ii‘lU/lltl 7( WW) and the choreographic debut of accomplished company member l)idy Veldtllatt with Voice ()I‘Ce/eliritiion a piece inspired by a drunken Jewish haccanal. Show two includes the world premiere of Anniversary the latest from artistic director Christopher Bruce. set to the compelling soutids of Michael Nyman's The Piano. a revival of UK veteran Anthony Tudor’s Dark [flegies

( I937) set to Mahler and for those who enjoyed Bruce‘s Rolling Stones tribute Rainier. there's .l'limlls/lille SCI It) the music of Bob Dylan. See feature.

I GULNARS 46 Queen Charlotte Street. I.eith (entrance via St John's Lane). Enquiries: 556 7976.

Egyptian Belly Dancing Workshops Sat l5/Sun l6 Jun. 12.30-4piii.£|5(£l3). Sat intermediate/Sun beginners. Move that midriff with local teacher Hilary Thacker as she leads you through various styles of belly dance including folk and cabaret.

I TRAVERSE THEATRE Cambridge Street. 228 I404. [Access: I.. Facilities: WC. WS. H. G. C]

Unbroken View, Extended Frame Sun l6 Jun. 8pm. £6 (£3). Scottish dance company Group N present the work created in tandem with respected ‘new dance' choreographer Rosemary Butcher that earned them a slot at this year‘s prestigious New Moves Dance Festival.

60 The List l4-27 .Iun I996