THEATRE listings

Star Ship Enterprises (Bristol) & Small Planet Productions (Glasgow)

Mary Stuart

by Dacia Maraini

Wed 18—Sat 21 March 7.30pm £6.50/£3.50

2 for 1 offer on opening nights call 0141 221 4001


by Sebastian Barry

Tue 10—Sat1 4 &

8.00pm ease/£3.50

30 midland street glasgow 0141 221 4001

Arches Theatre Company

Grady’s Boys

Tue17—Sat 21 March

Spring season at: Cottier rte—opens with



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Larger than life - from “Never Mind the Buzzcocks”

Phill Jupiius

Q Fri [7 mass: l8April ~.Bpm_

Only Scottish concert for singer-songwriter

Mytl Joseph

Cottier Theatre


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The Steamie Tue l7—Fri 20 Mar. 7.15pm. £3.50 (£2). Tony Roper‘s well- kent play celebrating women's work in a Glasgow wash-house at Hogmanay. Performed by Fourth Year Dramatic Studies students in the New Athenaeum Theatre.

Disco infeno: Shane Ritchie and friend in Boogie Nights at

THEATRE ROYAL Hope Street. 332 9000. TI'. (Access:

PPA. ST. R. Facilities: WC. W8. H. G. C.

Help: AA]. Closed Suns.

Ariadne Auf Naxos Wed 18. Tue 24. Thu 26 & Sat 28 Mar. 7.15pm. Sat 2l Mar. 2.15pm. £3.50—£45.50. See Classical & Opera listings. page 60. The Mikado Until Sat 7 Mar. 7.30pm; Sat mat 2.30pm. £5—£l6.50. See Classical and Opera listings. page 59


25 Albert Drive. 287 5511. "IT. [Access: P. PPA. R. Facilities: WC. W8. H. G. C] Timeless Until Sat 7 Mar. 8pm. £5 (£3). See Touring.

Wipe Out Sat 7 Mar. 8pm. Free. Anatomy Performance Company has been the resident company for the Hit And Run season. The company will be showing limited editions of new work and asking ‘How do you know you are here'?‘

Shallow Water Thu 12—83! 14 Mar. 5pm. £5 (£3) or free with Erperiment Zero. Cleanse yourself in this performance installation exploring why we wash. A marriage of sound. film. performance. soap and a ton of steel. See New Shows. page 63

Experiment Zero 8- Shallow Water Thu l2—Sat 14 Mar. 8pm. £5 (£3). Double bill. Experiment Zero is a collision of film. live action. video and sound. with Third Angel taking the audience on a roller-coaster ride through the lives of people who don't even exist. See above for details of Shallow Water. See New Shows. page 63

Vision 20/20 Thu l9—Sat 2] Mar. 8pm. £5 (£3). Multi-national performance group U-Man Zoo bring their challenging and inventive work to the Tramway. Based upon the real experiences of cosmonaut Sergei Krikalev. Vision 20/20 represents a poetic evocation of an extraordinary point of view. Two hundred miles high. travelling at l7000 miles per hour. Krikalev orbited the Earth 5000 times over 3 l0 days with little to do except look out of the window and read. His story is entwined with two others: Jules Veme’s 20000 Leagues Under The Sea and Paul Bahn's History Of Easter Island. the two books he has with him. A collision of striking imagery. music. movement. n'ch language and gentle humour. See New Shows. page 63

Edinburgh Festival Theatre


63 Trongate. 552 4267. TI‘. [Accessz PPA. ST. R. L. Facilities: WC. W8. H. C. Help: AA]

Mate In Three Until Sat 28 Mar. Not Suns. Mons. 8pm. £8 (£3). lrina Brown directs the UK premiere of Vittorio Franceschi’s multi-award-winning ltalian play of innocence. poetry and dreams. The story of two brothers caught in a bizarre relationship which is dramatically altered when a woman comes into their lives. Mate In Three has been produced to great acclaim across Europe and was recently made into a film.


Maxwell Drive. East Kilbride. 03552 48669. [Access: P. L. ST. Facilities: WC. W8. H. G. C]

Scottish/German Play-Ground Sat 14. Sun 15. Sat 21. Sun 22. Sat 28 & Sun 29 Mar. 2pm. £2. Final-year RSAMD students present a series of semi~staged readings of contemporary plays by leading Scottish and German writers. The works are lain Heggie's An Experienced Woman Gives Advice. Einar Schleef's Players. Werner Schwab‘s First Ladies. Peter Arnott's The Wire Garden. Oliver Bukowski's London, LA, Liihhenau and David Greig's catchily-monickered The Cosmonaut 3' Last Message 72; The Woman He Once Loved In The Former Soviet Union. See New Shows. page 64



Midland Street. 221 4001. [Access: L. Facilities: WC. W5. C. G. Help: A. AA] Cuttin' A Line Fri 6 Mar. 7.30pm. £7 (£4). Jazz Art (UK). the Edinburgh-based contemporary jazz dance company. presents its new repertory. This includes After Midnight to the classic jazz sounds of Duke Ellington's ‘Nutcracker Suite‘ and Jampin' to music from The Prodigy and other contemporary bands.


350 Sauchiehall Street. 332 7521. [Access: PPA. L. ST. Facilities: WC. W5. H. G. C]

New Moves: Codes Of Cobra Fri 6 & Sat 7 Mar. 8pm. £6 (£3). Slovenian lztok Kovac and the En-Knap company return to New Moves with a piece exploring the mythical essence of Eastern Europe. A storm of intense movement provides a starting point for this mischievous. intricately structured work with music composed using an electric turbine. See New Shows. page 62.

New Moves: A Crowd Is Made Of Many 8t Wad Ras Tue 10 & Wed ll Mar. 7.30pm. £8 (£4). World premiere of A Crowd Is Made OfManv by Scottish choroeographer Frank McConnell and Canadian dancers Le Groupe Dance Lab.