Drama is listed by city, then alphabetically by venue. Tourin shows are listed at the end of t e drama section. Dance is listed after drama for each city. Touring shows are listed at the end of the drama 8: dance section. Shows will be listed, provided that details reach our offices at least ten days before publication. Drama 8: dance listings compiled by Peter Ross.


Access: P 2 Parking Facilities. I’PA 2 Parking to be I’re-Arranged. L = Level Access. R = Ramped Access. ST = Steps to negotiate.

Facilities: WC = Adapted Toilet(s). WS = Wheelchair Spaces. AS = Adjacent Seats. H = Induction Loop System. IR 2 Infra Red System. 6 = Guide Dogs Allowed. R = Restaurant Accessible. (‘ = 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. MorvSat 10.30am until 6.30pm in person or until 9pm by phone on (ll-II 227 55] I. Sunday opening is noon—5pm. Any Ticket Link box ol'lice can sell tickets l‘or other venues. THEATRE TOKENS

TT indicates venues where Theatre Tokens can be exchanged for tickets. Tokens cart be bought from Ticket Centre. Candleriggs. Glasgow, 0141 287 59“); most branches of W”. Smith. John Menzies and James Thin Booksellers; or by credit card l‘rom Tokenline. 0I7l 240 8800.



Midland Street. 22l 4001. [Access: L. Facilities: WC. WS. C. G. Help: A. AA] Noise And Smoky Breath Fri 3 & Sat 4 Apr. 7.l5pm. £3 (£2). Glasgow College ()I' Nautical Studies present a version of the cabaret show. based on a book ol‘ poems about Glasgow's history.

Bruce Morton - Sense Of Balance Sat 4 Apr. 8.30pm. £6 (£3.50). See Touring.

The Dumb Waiter Wed IS—Sat I8 & Tue

22—Sat 25 Apr. 7.30pm; Sat 25 Apr. 7pm. £6.50 (£3.50). Harold I’inter‘s blackly humorous two-hander star's Andrew Dallmeyer and Paul Riley as two hitmen waiting in a basement for instructions.

who find reliel‘ l‘r'orn boredom in weird culinary requests made via an old- l'ashioned serving hatch.

CITIZENS' THEATRE Gorbals. 42‘) 0022. TI [Access I.. R. Facilities: \VC. WS. H. (i. C. Help: AA] Closed Strn & Mon.

In The Solitude Of The Cotton Fields Stalls Studio. llntil Sat ll Apr. 7.30pm. £8 (£2). Koltes“ play » previously seen in its original French language at the Edinburgh Festival depicts .i shady

encounter between a dealer and his clrerrt.

Although the comrntxlity itsell‘ is never disclosed. the transaction comes to represent the essence ol bu) ing and selling in the capitalist era. l’hilip I’rovvse designs and directs. See review. page 6 l. The Dying Gaul Circle Studio. I 'ntil Sat l I Apr. 7.30pm. £8 (£2 l. The world premiere (ii an outspoken new play by Craig Lucas. one ol'Anierica's most controversial playwrights and screenwriters. dealing with the alterinatli of AIDS. Set in LA. it depicts an encounter between a Buddhist and a hedonist. and explores the potential ol" Internet chat rooms. See review. page ()I The Millionairess .‘vlain house. l'ntiI Sat ll Apr. 7.30pm. £8 (£2 l. Alter the

success ol' iast sear 's Illa/oi: ("IA Hut/vet. (iiles Havergal directs another rarer periornied pla_v lvv Bernard Shaw w hrch also evplores the initpnties ol~ money though this later pla_\ is rather more light- hearted. See rev revs. page til


Bath Street. l’liorie bookings. Ticket Centre. ('andleriggs. see Ticket link details above 'I'I‘ (Access: I’I’A. I.. Facilities: \‘v'C. \‘v S. II. (1, C Help A. AA]

Barnum Tim 0 Sat IS Apr, 7.10pm; \‘v'ed & Sat niats. 2. illprn £0 £15, The Apollo I’Iayers present the lainotrs musical about legendary showman I’.'I' Barnum MITCHELL THEATRE

(iranville Street. 287-1S55.’I‘ (‘t‘llll'tfi (';tlttIIt‘t'l}.‘gs. st‘t‘ 'I'lc‘lst‘l I lIlls tIt‘IdlIs tll‘tHL'. I.’\CCL‘\\. I . Facilities: \\’C. \\'S. II. (3. C. Help: A.


The Plum Café I'rr 3 t\' Sat 4 Apr. 7.10pm. £o.50i£5i, Scotland play Bra/il III the opening match ol' the World Cup. but Charlie stands to \\ lll £200 it he can last the night vv ithout watching the game or learning the score. lie and his Illt‘llsl\ take shelter in a run-dovv n variety cale

LA. Consequential: Henry tan Cusick in The Dying Gaul at the Citizens' Theatre

which they reckon to be a l'ootie-l'ree /oiie.

THE RAMSHORN THEATRE US Ingram Street. 552 348‘). Bookings also Iit‘lsc'l Centre. Candleriggs. see Ticket Link details above. ].-\ccess: ST. Facilities: WC. WS. (i. Help: AA]

7 Talking Bollocks - Unzipped! Until Sat

4 Apr. 7.30pm. £0 (£3 ). 7:84 Theatre Company presents an all-new version of the hit show ol (ilasgayl ()5 and lvlaylest

I ‘)b. Dealing with the real experiences of

ten Scottish gay men. aged I‘) ~60. it veers from camp to angry. taking iii all

stops ll‘. between.


100 Renl‘rew Street. 332 5057. [.Access: I’I’A. ST. I.. Facilities: WC. WS. II. (E. C. Help: A. AA]

Nabucco Sat 4 Sat 1 I Apr. not Sun 5.

7. lfiprn; Sat 1 1 Apr mat. 2. ISpm. £8 -£l I icoticessrons available). See Classical & ()pera listings. page 58 THEATRE ROYAL

Hope Street. . 32 9000. 'I'I‘. [Accessi I’I’A. ST. R. Facilities: WC. WS. H. (i. C. Help: .'\.’\]. Closed Stills.

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Tales Ol‘ Ilol'lman Lilegame

Pride OI Scotland

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