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Luckenbooth Theatre Thur I3 81 Fri I4 Nov

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88 THE LIST 7 Nov—20 Nov 1997




Hope Street. 332 9000. [Access: PPA. ST. R. Facilities: WC. W3. H. G. C. Help: AA] La Fille Mal Gardee Until 22 Nov & Mon 29 Dec—Sat 10 Jan. Mon—Sat 7.15pm: Sat mats 2.15pm: Tue 30. Wed 31 Dec. Thu 8 Jan 1.30pm. No performance I or 2 Jan or Suns. £3.50—£32. See Touring and New Shows. page 63.



54 George Street. 220 4348. Ticketline: 220 4349.

The Gigli Concert Until Sat 8 Nov. 7.30pm. £6 (£4). See Touring. Part of Assemny Ali t'e.’

Descent Tue ll—Sat 15 Nov. 8pm. £6 (£4). Tisha is a drinker with a writing problem. ajoumalist who wants to be a poet. in this production of a new play by Paul Trainer from Edinburgh's Perpetual Theatre. starring Gowan Calder and Marcus Macleod. directed by Estelle van Warmelo. Parr (if/Isnwmbly Alive! Edinburgh Hafla Fri 14 Nov. 7.30pm—midnight. £6 (£4). See Edinburgh Dance.

Improvisation Observatory Sat 8 Nov. 10.30am—l 2.30pm & 1.30—4.30pm. £2.50 (£1.50 after 1.30pm). See Edinburgh Dance.


2a Forrest Road. 225 9893. [Access: ST. Facilities: WS. G. C. Help: AA]

Herr Puntila Until Sat 8 Nov. 7.30pm. £4 (£3.50 concs; £3 Edinburgh University Theatre Club members). Not one of Brecht's best known works. but nevertheless bearing his hallmark. this tale of the sick and plagued man Puntila is an—ki1ter comedy with a sting



Musical Chairs Wed 12 Nov. 1.45pm. £3 (£2.50 Edinburgh University Theatre Club members). Chatty Jessica and her violin virtuoso boyfriend Will. find themselves drawn into a web of jealousy and greed in this new play by Nick Hastings. Deathwatch Tue 18—Sat 22 Nov. 7.30pm. £4 (£3.50 cones; £3 Edinburgh University Theatre Club members). Green-eyes. a murderer awaiting execution. is in a maximum security prison under constant surveillance with two thieves Maurice and Lefranc. in this. Jean Genet’s first and most accessible


ottom's Dream Wed 19 Nov. 1.45pm. £3 (£2.50 Edinburgh University Theatre Club members). Devised piece by Lu Kemp based on the 'rude mechanicals‘ of Shakespeare’s A Midsmnmer '3 Night Dream.

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Blasted Heathcliff: Leonard Fenton as Joseph in Wuthering Heights on tour

BRUNTON THEATRE I Musselburgh. 665 2240. [Access: L. ST. ' R. Facilities: WC. W8. H. G. C. Help: AA]

Redefining Fri 7 & Sat 8 Nov. 7.30pm. £9 (£5.50). See Touring.

Dance Tek Warriors Thu 13 Nov. 7.30pm. £9 (£5.50). See Touring and Frontlines, page 2.

Mark Baldwin Dance Company Fri 14 & Sat 15 Nov. 7.30pm. £9 (£5.50). See Edinburgh Dance.

Once Upon A Castle Thu 20—Sat 22 Nov. 7.30pm. £5.50 (£3.50). Lively adventure musical from members of Brunton Youth Theatre and pupils from East Lothian secondary schools.


13/29 Nicolson Street. 529 6000. [Access: L. Facilities: WC. W8. AS. H. C, T. Help: A]

Rigoletto Fri 7 Nov. 7.15pm. £9—£45.5() (£7—£42.50). See Classical & Opera listings. pages 57—59.

Norma Sat 8 Nov. 7.15pm. £9—£45.5() (£7—£42.50). See Classical & Opera listings. pages 57—59.

West Side Story Tue ll—Sat 29 Nov. 7.30pm (except Sun 16 8: 23 Nov): Thu mat 2pm & Sat mat 2.30pm. £7.50—£23.50 (£5-£2().50). Slicked-back hair and finger snapping are all the rage in Bernstein and Sondheim‘s enduring classic of a musical that takes the ill-fated love story of Romeo Am! Juliet and transfers it to gang-torn 50s New York. This new production stars new faces David Habbin and Katie Knight-Adams as the teenagers in love. See review. page 63.


2 Leven Street. 220 43-19. [/chess: R. 1.. Facilities: WC. IR. G. C. Help: A. AA] Headsets for Infra Red System for hard of hearing available from front of house tnanager

Buddy Until Sat 8 Nov. Mon—Thu 7.30pm; Fri & Sat 5.30pm 8; 8pm.


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