drama &



Drama is listed by city. then alpha-

betically by venue. Tourin shows are listed a Jhabetically by tit e at the end of e drama section. Dance is

listed after drama. by city. then alphabetically b venue. Shows will be listed, provi ed that details reach our offices at least ten days before publication. Drama & dance listings compiled by Ellie Carr.


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

Facil ies: 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 10.30am until 6.30pm in person or until 9pm by phone on 0141 227 5511. Sunday opening is noon—5pm. Any Ticket Link box office can sell tickets for other venues.



Midland Street. 221 9736. [Access: L. Facilities: WC. W8. C. G. Help: A, AA]. The Zoo Story Until Sat 22 Feb. 8pm. £6 (£3). Glasgow-based Theatre Flux present Edward Albee’s funny. disturbing two- hander about urban paranoia in New York. directed by Emily Harris. who hails from the Big A ple.

The Birthday arty Fri 28 Feb—Sun 16 Mar (previews 28 Feb/l Mar). 7.30pm. £6

(£3); previews £3. See New Shows. page 61.

Bruce's Big Night In Mon 3 Mar. 8pm. £5 (£3). Get a taste of Glasgow‘s arts and entertainments for the next four weeks at this monthly night produced by The Arches in association with The List. Compered by top Scottish comedian Bruce Morton. the event offers sneak previews of everything from comedy to opera in a laid- back.cabaret-sty1e setting. and all for £5. A bargain we say.

CITIZENS' THEATRE Gorbals. 429 0022. [Access: L. R. Facilities: WC. W8. H. G. C. Help: AA] Closed Sun/Mon. Miss Julia Until Sat 1 Mar. 7.30pm. £8 (£2). New version of Strindberg‘s classic tale of illicit seduction. translated and directed for the Citizens‘ company by Robert David MacDonald. See Reviews. page 44. Conversation With A Cupboard Man Until Sat 1 Mar. 7.30pm £8 (£2). Jon Pope directs and designs Ian McEwan‘s claustrophobic short story. See Reviews. page 45.

he Country Wife Until Sat 1 Mar. 7.30pm. £8 (£2). William Wycherley's classic Restoration comedy. a web of intrigue involving adultery. money and teapots. See Reviews. page 44.


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

Gone Fishing Until Sun 23 Feb. 8pm. £7 (£4). See Touring.

The Good Times Will Come Tue 25 Feb-Sun 2 Mar. £6 (£3). In this new comedy by award-winning writer Stewart Harcourt. young local company Dogstar take a timely look at what politicians will do to preserve their positions in the throes of election fever.

La Cantatrice ChauvelOraison Wed 5— Sat 8 Mar. 7.30pm. £4 (£3). Glasgow Univen'sty‘s French Department prove they‘ve been doing their homework with this double-bill of Theatre of the Absurd: Eugene Ionesco‘s tale of English suburbia. La Cantatrice Clmuve (The Bald Primu Donna) and Fernando Arrabal‘s ()ntismt. Both plays are performed in French.


Life and soul: Jill Riddiford, Ross Stenhouse and Morag Stark in the tou ri ng Tangerine Productions/Paisley Arts Centre co-production of Abigail's Pa rty


Eastwood Recreation C entre. Eastwood Park. Roukenglen Road. Giffnock. 638 8399. Tickets: ()141 882 6170. [Access: P. L. ST. R. Facilities: WC. W8. G. C] 42nd Street Tue 4-Sal 8 Mar. 7.30pm; Sat mat 2.30pm. £3.50—£5. Patchwork Youth Theatre Group tap their way through the classic Broadway musical.


Old Coach Road. Fast Mains. East Kilbride. ()13552 61000. [Accessz R. Facilities: H].

Antigone Fri 28 Feb/Sat 1 Mar. £4 (£2). Studio 32 Theatre Cotnpany present Jean Anouilh's famous 1942 reworking of the Sophocles tragedy. written in response to the Nazi occupation of France.


Bath Street. Phone bookings. Ticket Centre. Candleriggs. see Ticket Link details above. [Accessz PPA. L. Facilities: WC. W8. H. G. C. Help: A. AA]

Fiddler On The Roof Mon 24 Feb—Sat 1 Mar. 7.15pm; Sat mat 2.30pm. £4—£ l4 (concs available). Classic Jewish folk musical from ant-dram company The Pantheon Club. featuring fave raves such as ‘lfl Were A Rich Man' and ‘Matchmaker. Matchmaker'.

Me And My Girl Tue 4—Sat 8 Mar. 7.15pm: Sat 2.30pm. £6—£l 1.50 (cones

available). ‘The Sun Has Got His H a t ()n’ for the Paisley ()peratic Society as they head down ‘The Lambeth Walk‘ in t' iis famous musical.


179 Buchanan Street. 332 2333. [A C( :ess: ST. Facilities: WS. H. G. Help: A. AA] Cabaret Tue 25 Feb—Sat 1 Mar. 7. 3f. rpm. £3—£7. Tickets: 429 l 107. Glasgow University ant-dram company the Ce cilian Society present the Broadway music: 11 set in pre-war Berlin.


New Street. Paisley. 887 1010. Mac ess: PPA. 1.. R. Facilities: WC, WS. 11.0. C. Help: A. AA]

Tongues Wed 26/Thurs 27 Feb. \V( :d 7.30pm; Thurs 27 1pm. £6 (£1). 88‘: Tourin .

Abigail's Party Mon 3—Sat 8 Mar. 7.30pm. £6 (£1). See Touring.


I21 Renfield Street. 332 1846. [Ac .‘ess: ST. Facilities: WS. G. Help: AA]

Paras Over The Barras - The Second Wave Wed 5~Sat 22 Mar. Mon—fiat 7.30pm; 2pm tnats 8/12/15/19/22 Mar. £5—£8.50. James Barclay‘s cometijy turns the clock back with a tear in the ey e and a laugh in the belly for the second pz in of his popular Glasgow wartime sagza .

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