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Tickets for major venues in Glasgow are available from the Ticket Centre. Candleriggs. Mon-Sat I0.30am until 6.30pm in person or until 9pm by phone on 014I 287 55! l. Sunday opening is noon—5pm. Any Ticketlink box office can sell tickets for other venues.


'IT indicates venues where Theatre Tokens can be exchanged for tickets. Tokens can be bought from the Ticket Centre. Candleriggs. Glasgow. CM! 287 5910; most branches of W.H. Smith. John Menzies and James Thin Booksellers; or by credit card from Tokenline. 0I7l 240 8800



ll9 Gorbals Street. 429 0022. [P. H. TT. wc. WA]

Charlotte’s Web Thu 5-Sai 7 Aug. Thu & Fri 7.30pm; Sat 2pm & 7.30pm. £7.50 (£3.50); family ticket £l8.50. See Kids listings. . The Pirates Of Penzance Mon 2-Sai 7 Aug. 7.30pm. £7.50 (£3.50); famin ticket £l8.50. See Kids listings.


9 University Avenue. 287 55| I.

Sea Stories Wed 28 Jul. l lam. £2 I ). See Kids listings.


New Street. 887 mm [H. WC. WA] Lizzie's Moon Sat 24 Jul. I turn & 2pm. £4 (£2). See Kids listings.


l2l Renfield Street. 332 l846. [P. WC. WA]

The Steamie Thu 22—Sat 31 Jul (closed Sun). 7.30pm; Wed 28 Jul & Sats 2pm & 7.30pm. £8—£l2. Tony Roper's durable comedy. examining the dilemmas and aspirations of four working class women who find themselves spending Hogmanay in a local laundry. The women get together to discuss the problems ofclass and gender which beset their lives in the play’s period. the 508. and find that they have a great deal in common. Songs. dance and a good deal of local humour are incorporated.


840 Govan Road. 445 l94l.

Tales Of Canterbury Wed 4-Thu 5 Aug. 7.30pm. £4 (£2). Best Kept Sekret Theatre interpret two of Chaucer‘s sauciest stories - The Miller iv Title and The Rcei'eir Tale. Expect plenty of bawdy humour Chaucer’s stories don't pull their punches. Each piece of revamped medieval theatre incorporates tales of adultery and Iechery. In the latter of the two farting. pissing and a bottom severely burnt by a branding iron play prominent parts. Enough said?


Qfiigtage and all the rage

Things We Do For Love David Robb's production of Alan Ayckbourn's acidic romantic comedy continues at the Lyceum. Find out the things we do for lust too that's certainly part of the show. Edinburgh: Royal Lyceum. until Sat 7 Aug.

Like Candyfloss Discover the timeless magic of the world of variety theatre in Jade's colourful reflections the lives of entertainers. Glasgow: Tron Theatre. Wed 28—Sat 37 jul.

The Steamie Comedic reflections on tenement life in the 505 through the conversations of four women in a Glasgow Steamie. Nostalgia IS to the fore, but there’s some memorable laughs. Glasgow: The Pavilion Theatre. until Sat 37 Jul.


63 Trongate. Ticketlink. [H. TT. WC. WA. WAA]

Like Candyfloss Wed 28—Sai 3! Jul. 8pm. £3—£8.95. After the I997 Fringe hit. Grace. Jade Theatre‘s new show presents a new angle on end-of—the-pier cabaret. There's much romance and song in this love story of the theatre. in which two performers who have worked together for many a year discover a human affinity beneath a long-held professional assocmtion. Magic. song. and even paper- tearing is to be seen here.



2 Sauchiehall Street. 287 55l l. [P. H. wc. WA J _ The Scottish Stepdance Company Fri 30 Jul. 8pm. £8 (£6.50). The opening event to the ‘Fiddle Affair‘ weekend. which will feature a great deal of nimble footwork and some audience participation. Fast and furious stuff. where they don't just cut a rug. they lacerate it.

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