THEATRE listings


Flexible Deadlock . present (5:? Threesome

Eastern Standard To Be Seen And Not Heard

Fri 22 - Sun 24 Oct 7.30pm £7/£4 2 tickets for the price of 1 on Fri 22 Oct

CDT on Tuesday Tue 26 Oct Doors 8pm Show 9pm £5/£4

OOT at Halloween Sun 31 Oct Doors 8pm Show 9pm £5/£4

A Dazzling Diva Double Bill The Courtyard Theatre, Hereford Backstage At The Pussy-Kat Klub

Goncalo Ferreira de Almedia. Portugal in association with mct theatre company Maria Bakker: The Legend Wed 27 - Sat 30 Oct 7.30pm £7/£4

Arches Theatre Company The End Part One

(or Nuclear War - the musical)

directed by Andy Arnold Thu 11 - Sat 27 Nov 8pm £7/£4

(no Sun or Mon perfs)

Free preview Wed 10 Nov

2 tickets for the price of 1 on Thu 11 Nov Apex tickets available for all other perfs

Based on and inspired by Ewan MacColl’s ‘Uranium 235’ '

Arches Theatre Company with a large cast of actors and musicians bring you the show to end the century with.

"superb/y done...a tremendous/y enjoyable show" The Herald on Marat/Sade


88 THE LIST 21 Oct—4 Nov 1999

Lunacy is in the eye of the beholder: One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest


Friendly Fire Sat 23—Sun 24 Oct. 8pm. £5 (£3). West Lothian Youth Theatre perform this gritty and moving production which gets right to the heart of teenage sexuality, and the emotional confusion therein.

Daylight Robbery Thu 28 Oct. 8pm. £4 (£2). Cultures clash in this bitter-sweet tale of an Asian shopkeeper coping with the death of her husband.

Nomads Fri 29—Sat 30 Oct. 8pm. £5 (£3). Contracts, the gay youth theatre company from Edinburgh’s Theatre Workshop, join forces with young disabled actors to form X-Tant Theatre. Here they perform John Binnie’s powerful drama about life on society’s fringe. Part of Glasgay.’



Finnieston Quay, 287 7777. [P, H, WC, WA]

Burn The Floor Tue 26 Oct. 8pm. £20—£27.50. Forty-four of the world’s leading ballroom dancers perform a range of styles, from flamenco to lindyhop - all under the direction of Ms ballroom dancing herself, Peggy Spencer.


New Street, 887 1010. [H, WC, WA] Kultyer Dance Tue 2 Nov. 7.30pm. £2. The first public showing of new work by dynamic young contemporary Scottish dance company Kultyer.



Ladywcll Way, Musselburgh, 665 2240. [P, H, 'IT, WC, WA]

Fairytale Fri 22—Sat 23 Oct. 7.30pm. £5 (£3; family ticket £14). See Kids listings. The Good Old Days Fri 29—Sat 30 Oct. 7.30pm. £5. Melville Music

Hall Company set sail for an all- singing, all-dancing nostalgic journey back in time.


flvvex‘: PAVILION 121 Renlield Street, Glasgow Telephone 0141 332 1846

An amateur production by arrangement with Samuel French

Hail Caledonia Mon l—Tue 2 Nov. 7.30pm. £9 (£6). See Glasgow, Paisley Town Hall.

Into The West Wed 3 Nov. 7pm. £5 (£4; family ticket £16). See Kids listings.


East London Street, 557 8003. [P, WC, WAA]

Black Earth Thu 28—Sun 31 Oct. 7pm (Sun mat 3pm). £14 (£10). Circle X Arts present this multi-mcdia extravaganza featuring twenty performers from 16 countries. Theatre, music, video and computer-generated effects combine with a dynamic set and original music to produce a show that promises to be unlike anything you’ve seen before. Whether that’s a good or a bad thing is for you to decide.


13—29 Nicolson Street, 529 6000. [H, WC, WA]

Thank You For The Music Tue 26—Sat 30 Oct. 7.30pm; Sat 5pm & 8pm. £8—£l8.50. Prepare for a nostalgia attack, as the unforgettable sounds of ABBA, Blondie, Bay City Rollers and The Osmonds come back to haunt you in this new musical.

Return To The Forbidden Planet Mon l—Sat 6 Nov. Mon—Sat 7.30pm; Thu mat 2pm; Sat mat 4pm. £7—£22 (£4—£19). Loosely based on Shakespeare’s The Tempest (and we mean loosely), this musical rock ’n’ roller has been wowing audiences the world over for many a year now. Those leaving their inhibitions at the door may find themselves dancing to numbers such as Good Vibrations and Great Balls OfFire.


Elm Row, Leith Walk 317 3908. Freedom of The City Thu 21—Fri 22 Oct. 7.30pm (Fri mat 2.30pm). £5 (£2-£3). Third year students at Queen Margret University College present Brian Friel’s powerful political drama set in 1970’s Derry.

Tues 2nd - Sat 6th November 1999 Tickets from £5.