THEATRE drama & dance
Brunton Theatre Company
THE HANSEI. GRETEI. MACHINE
17 - 18 Feb
30 Jan - 14 Feb
David Glass Ensemble
ALBERTINE IN FIVE TIMES
by Michel Tremblay
Clyde Unity Theatre 20 - 21 Feb
with the “3 old gits” from BBC2 Pulp Video
21-23Jan JOHNNY VEGAS
THE HAPPY GANG'S FANTASTIC FIINHOIISE
I-‘AT SAMS BAND
New Season Brochure Now Available
BOX OFFICE 0131 665 2240
70 TIIEIJST 9-22 Jan 1998
If the shoes fit . . . : Yurie Shinohara and Kenn Burke in La Fille Mal Gardée
DRAMA 8r DANCE: EDINBURGH continued
- EDINBURGH DANCE
Assembly Rooms. 54 George Street. 225 5525. Ticketline: 220 434‘). [Access: ST. R. Facilities: WC. WS. (il Fire And Ice! Sat [7 & Sun l8 Jan. Venue: Dance For All Studio. The Grange. Sat l7 Jan: beginners' session 4.15-6.30pm £15 (£12.50); Tango Salon 8.30prrr-midnight £15 (£12.50). Sun 18 Jan: beginners‘ session l0.30am—l.30pm £15 (£12.50); intermediate session: 2.30—opm £28 (£22); beginners' ticket (two sessions plus salon £40 (£30); intermediate ticket (session plus salon) £35 (£30). Get under the skin of genuine Argentinian tango with experts Pedro Andrade and Michelle Goyens.
ROYAL MUSEUM OF SCOTLAND Chambers Street. 225 7534. (‘all 557 383‘) for details.
Random Dance Outreach Event Thu l5 Jan. 4.15pm. In town to perform Millennarium at the Traverse. Wayne McGregor and company lead a workshop in collaboration with Scottish ()pera For All.
Cambridge Street. 22% l40-1. 'l'l~ [Access: 1.. Facilities: WC, WS. H. G. C] Closed Mons.
The Millennarium Fri lo & Sat 17 Jan. 8pm. £7 (£3.50) See Touring and Frontlines. page 3.
This section lists all future dates in the central belt of shows that are on TOUT.
La Fille Mal Gardee No more Nutcrackers for Scottish Ballet. as the company knocks its long-running seasonal fave on the head and replaces it with this colourful family ballet by quintessentially English choreographer Frederick Ashton. Due to the company‘s much-reported wrangles with the Scottish Ans Council. this is not the new Christmas ballet the company hoped to stage and had already advertised. But festive ballet- goers can rest assured that this vibrant pantornime-orientated ballet. with sets
: and costumes lent to the company by
Birmingham Royal Ballet. will till the places that rrutcr'acker‘s usually do. (.‘all venues for details. (‘all Scottish Ballet
on ()l-ll 331 2‘)3l for details.
'I'lu'utrt' anul, (ilusgmv Until Sat l0 .lan. 7.15pm; Sat mat 2.l5pm.
The Millennarium Wild-child choreographer/danccr Wayne MacGregor returns with his London- based eorrrpany Random in his latest. innovative piece. based on an android- lype fusion of human body and technology. See Frorrtlines. page 3. 'I'rur'r'rsc 'l'lu'rttn'. Edinburgh Fri l6 & Sat l7 Jan. 8pm.
Mitt'lx’o/n'rt .‘II‘IS (‘r'ttt/‘c. Stir/rite Fri l3 Feb. 7.30pm.
Quiet Night In Glasgow-based company KtC presents the finished version of hot Scot David Harrower's devised theatre and video perfonnance. Developed over two years. the play tells a claustrophobic tale of a man returning home following a trip abroad to find mail and telephone messages piled up and hrs past closing in on him. See prey rew panel, page ()6. Call KtC on 014] 333 1457 for details.
'I'rmr Theatre. (I'lus'gmr' Wed 2I~Sat 24 Jan. 8pm.
'l‘ruverst' 'I‘Iu'utrr'. lz‘tlr/rlrulglr Thu 2‘) Jan-Sun l Feb, 8pm.
Still Life Gross out with the three
randy old gits from BB(‘2's Pulp
l’ult'u. as they reminisce about family.
sex and TV wildlife shows in Ford
Krernan and Greg Hemphill‘s geriatric comedy. Performed by Kiernan. Hemphrll andl’aul Riley. the show rs
f directed by Alan de l’elette. and was a ; popular and critical hit at the
Edinburgh Festival Fringe last August. Call the Gilded Balloon on 0l3l 226 (r550 for details.
Bruit/mt Theatre, .Wuszvt'l/rrrne/r Wed 2 l —
Fri 23 Jan. 7.30pm.
[fast Kil/n'u/r' Arts ('t'ntrr' Sat 2-1 Jan, 8pm.
Ixuutrk vanmrrul Hull Fri 30 Jan. 7.30pm.
(iurc'tv I'Itt'tttrtz Avr Sat 3| Jan, 8pm. PUTS/UT Arts ('errtrc Tue 3 dc Wed 4
| Feb. 7.30pm.
'Iitllmutlr 'I‘lu'utrt'. Stir/rite Thu 5 & Fri (r Feb. 8pm.
('um/u'rtutu/(l T/H’UIII’ Fri 20 & Sat 2| Feb. 7.45pm.
A”Ul/l(’l'll‘(’/I 'I‘lu'um' Tue 3 Mar. 8pm.