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Dance perlonnances and classes are listed by city, then alphabetically by venue. Shows will be listed, provided that details reach our offices at least ten days belore publication. Dance listings compiled by Ellie Carr.

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

Jazz Images Sat ()--Sun 7 Jul. 8pm. £3 (£2). Local street-dance posse Projekt l|:‘)2 get into some jazzy beats with this show mixing African vocals. jazz music and dance. Produced in association with the Glasgow international Jazz Festival. Dance Platform Sat I3 Jul. 8pm. £3 (£2). Glasgow's street-dance posse about town. Projeckt l l:‘)2 stage another of their now legendary performance platforms combining the skills of both professional and community dancers.

I EDINBURGH FESTIVAL THEATRE l3/2‘) Nicolson Street. 52‘) 6000. [Access: l.. Facilities: WC. W8. AS. H. C. T. Help:


Bambert Dance Company Until Sat 29 Jun. 7.30pm. £4.5()—£l7.5(). 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 Edinburgh for the third time

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At tull stretch: Rambert Dance Company at Edinburgh Festival Theatre

since its dramatic re-launch here in l‘)‘)~l. There's still time to catch part two of their l‘Idinburgh programme which includes the world premiere of .‘lllllfl‘t’l'.\'(ll'\' the latest from artistic director Christopher Bruce. set to the compelling sounds of Michael Nyman's Tht’ I’iunu. a revival of UK veteran Anthony Tudor"s classic Dark If/c‘gic's‘ ( I937) set to Mahler and. for those who rated Bruce's Rolling Stones tribute Runslc'r. there’s .°llrtttll.\'/lill(’ set to

Arches Theatre Companyat The Tron

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by Sean D'Casey

Tue 25 June-Sun 21 July - 8pm - £8l£6 conc £4 (no Mon perls, or Sun 30 June 0 no concs. Fri/Sat) First Night 2 (M1 otter on all tickets Tron Box Officezo141 552 4267 "splendidly entertaining and raucoust funny"

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The Arches,30 Midland St 0 G1 4P8 0141 221 9736 The Ticket Centre, Candleriggs D141 22]__§_51_1__ _

bootleg Bob Dylan.

llot Foot From llarlem Wed 10 Jul. 7.30pm. £5—£l2.50. Fringe regulars and regular hot-footers the living Lindy Hoppers return to Edinburgh with their fast-paced. feelgood medley of authentic iazz dance numbers straight out of 20s.

30s and 40s Harlem. This show is a

revival of their Fringe 94 hit updated by way of some special guest star appearances. See Frontlines.


Comedy is listed by date, then by city. Shows will be listed, provided that details reach our offices at least ten days before publication. Comedy listings compiled by Ellie Carr.



I Dob Downe Paisley Arts Centre. 887 IOlO. 8pm. £7 (£5). Everybody‘s fave rave. beige-suit-wearing king of kitsch is l()() per cent polyester as usual. And good fora laugh too. Part of the Paisley Festival.

I A Midsummer Night’s Scream Tron Theatre. 63 Trongate. 552 4267. For Ticketlink details see above. llpm. £5 (£2.50). One-off night of new stand-up. sketches. songs and general midsummer madness at The Tron.



I The Stand The Moscow Bar. 6 South St David Street (opposite Jenners) 556 6375. Doors open 8pm—lam (show runs

9—l lpm). At least live acts for £5 (£4). The ever-expanding comedy club settles into its new weekend slot at the Moscow Bar. The amazing badger-haired Kenny Harris headlines with support from lan Kendall (Kendall Mitc‘ll Cukc' at last year‘s Fringe). excellent comic poet Viv Gee. Gordon Brunton as compere and open spots too.

Open Dance Open Open Professional Streetdance Contemporary Classes Classes Classes Heidi Wilson (Powys Dance) Come and try energetic Suimble for adults and 8. Jake Mclellon lead and up to the minute young people aged '2 and sessions for professional Streetdonce moves with m. No 8W may. dancers and those in full David Rae. 5m 7 ,wed 10 My time dance training. For 8 yeas ed (p. Sun 7 -Tue mdy, No experience necessary. 4.45 - 6.00pm Sun 7 - Fri )2 July, various times.


Festival Performances

loreburn Hall, Dumfries Sun 7 - Tue 9 July, 8pm (Mon 8.30pm) - £4.50/£2.50 conc

Three diverse programmes bring together youth dance companies and professional dance makers. Including: Mnifred lomieson & Ethelindo lashley-Johnslone, Bode lawol (Sakoba), lisi Perry 8. Jake Mclellan.

Thurs II My, 8pm - £4.50/£2.50 conc Internationally acclaimed ludos Dance Company perform Wild (hild - an explosive piece of spectacular dance theatre. An enthralling show that looks at the Mld Child within us all.

Box Office 0l387 253383 Information 01387 270127

Scottish Youth Dance Festival Dumfries I996

Jul I996