Kids listings

Edinburgh listings continued

Louise Tue 13 l‘eb. 7pm.

£15.50 £17.50. l'sher Ilall. Lothian Road. 338 1 155. To help celebrate her greatest hits ('1). pop star and former liternal member. Louise performs.


The Pearl Thu 14 Sat 10 l-‘eb. 7.30pm. £7 (£3.50). 'l‘ray'erse 'l‘heatre. ('ambridge Street. 3315' 140-1. Visible l‘ictions tttlttpl John Steinbeck's noy'el about a pearl fisher whose life changes dramatically when he finds ‘a pearl as perfect as the moon' but not in the way he expects. .\'ot suitable for under 13s. See preview in 'l'heatre.


Darren Shan Mon 4 lieb. 0 8pm. £5. lidinburgh Dungeon. 31 Market Street. 0870 8400 000. (’ome and join in the fun as best-selling children's author Shan launches his new title. The lilmpfl't' l’rim'r'. ’l‘icket price includes all exclusiy e after-dark tour of the Dungeon. (‘ontact ()tlakar's on (1131 000 1800 for ticket information.

Mighty Fizz Chilla with Philip Ridley Sat 9 l-‘eb. 1 1am. £3.50. The 11ttb.('astlehi11. Royal .\1i|e.473 3000. .-\ges oy er 9. See photo caption.

Outside The Cities

Activities And Fun

Art Attack Thu 31 Jan. Thu 7 l-‘eb. '1th 14 l-"eb. 4 5pm. £3. Sir Jolm Wilson Town Hall. Stirling Street. .-\irdrie. 01098 307515. Ages oyer 8. Draw ing. painting. collage and sculpture are jtist some of the techniques taught at this class.

Harp Workshops Thu 31 Jan.

5.30 0.30pm. l.anark Memorial Hall. St l.eonards Street. l.anark. 01555 005383. .-\d\'ance booking required. Ages oyer 8.

.letmifer Port. who played at Madonna's wedding. leads an eight week course teaching the basics of harp playing. Learning Photography Thu 31 Jan. Thu 7 lieb. Thu 14 lieb. 0 8pm. £3.50

(£3 £3.50). .\lotherwell lleritage ('entre. 1 High Road. Motltet'w ell. 01098 3.5 I000. Ages oy er 13. .-\n introductory course proy'iding an insight into the world of photography.

Break Dance & Hip Hop Hi I & Fri 8 l’eb. 3 3.30pm. £1.50. llow den Park ('entre. llowden. l.i\ingston. 01500 433034. Ages l0 10. Share your moy es from street. clttb. skate. hip hop. breakbeat and dub with this freestyle class hosted by- Sprockett.

Dance Workshop With Ballet West Sat 3 Feb. 1 1am noon. £3. (‘umbernauld 'l'heatre. Kildrum. Cumbernauld. (11330 733887. Ages 13 14. A beginner‘s class for those who don't yet know the difference between a pirouette and a pas de bas.

Art Attack .\lon 4 & Mon 1 1 Feb.

4 5pm. £3. Bellshill (‘ultural ('entre. John Street. liclldllll. 01093 307.515. Ages oyer 8. Draw ing. painting. collage and sculpture are jtist some of the techniques taught at [his class.

West Lothian Youth Dance the 5 x Tue 13 Feb. 4.30pm ck 5.30pm. £1 £1.51). llowden Park ('entre. llowden. l.i\ingston. (“5110435034. .'\ges S l l ck l: l(). Dance artist in residence ls'aty .\1cl\'eown hosts a weekly performance dance group.

Foto Fun Workshops Wed 0 lieb. 9.30 10.30am & 11am noon. £1. Village Hall. The \Vy nd. ('umbernauld. 01330 733574. Ages oyer 10. (‘reate a colour painted image tising photographic paper. Family Science Fair Sat 9 Sun ll) Feb. 1 1am 5pm. £3.95 (£3.95). New l.anark Visitor (‘entre. New l.anark .\1i|ls. l.anark. 01555 001345. A family science fair with ama/ing show s and shocking demonstralions.


John Williams Beethoven

Traditional James Horner Mussorgsky

Kodaly John Williams

totally amazing music For kids

Total Action Heroes

Also Sprach Zarathustra 2001 - A Space Odyssey Olympic Fanfare

Symphony N03 Eroica (3rd movement)

Scots Wha Hae Braveheart

The Great Gate of Kiev from Pictures at an Exhibition

Hary Janos Suite Theme from Superman

Garry Walker Conductor Paul Rissmann Presenter RSNO Junior Chorus

Saturday 16 February 2002 3.00pm The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Box Office: 0141 353 8000 Sunday 17 February 2002 3.00pm

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Box Office: 0131 228 1155

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The Hub, Castlehill, Royal Mile, Edinburgh, 0131 473 2000. Ages over 9. Acclaimed children’s author Ridley lifts the lid on his ninth children’s book. Mighty Fizz Chilla blends contemporary urban fantasy and visionary magic to chart the progress of short-tempered Milo Kick, a teenage rebel on a journey from London to Cornwall.


The Magic Sword (1'; Sun 3 lieb. 3.30pm: Pippi Longstocking Sun In l‘eb. 3.30pm. £1.50. MacRobet‘t. l'niyersity of Stirling. Stirling. 01780 401081. Please note that during refurbishment. all films w ill be screened in

the Logic Lecture 'l‘heatre. See l-ilm Index.


Cumbernauld Youth Arts Festival l'ntil Sat l01-'eb. times may. £13 for a "I'een'I'icket'. ('umbernauld 'l'heatre. ls'ildrum. Cumbernauld. 01330 733887. .\ diy'erse programme of theatre. music. dance and workshops exploring all aspects of performance and designed for ages

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Louise Mon 1 1 Feb. 7.30pm. £17.50. Motherwell Concert Hall. (‘iyic Centre. \‘l'indmillhill Street. Motherwell. 01098 307515. See lidinburgh.


The Family Magic Show 'l‘hu 3|

Jan Fri 1 l‘eb. 7pm. £3. Regal (‘ommunity 'l'heatre. South Bridge Street. Bathgate. 01500 433034. Watch in wonderment as aw e-inspiring and logic-defy ing tricks are performed before your eyes.

Kids 2 - The Laserworld Adventure l'ntil Hi 1 l'eb. 7.30pm. £7 t£0l.:\1bert llalls. l)umbarton Road. Stirling. 01780473544. .\1tisic. comedy and dance combine in Krackin' Kids ’l‘heatre ('ompany 's musical adyenlure to the legendary Laserworld.

The Happy Gang’s Arabian Adventure Sat 3 1‘eb. 1 1am k 3.30pm. £0; £33 family ticket. (iaiety ‘l'heatre. ('arrick Street. .-\y r. 01393 01 1333. .-\ges

up to 9. Join the llappy (iang as they embark on a magical. musical \oyage to mystical .-\rabia.

The Pearl Thu 7 Sat 9 l‘eb. 7.30pm: Sat 3pm & 7.30pm. £7 t£3.501:'1'hu Pl'cyiew £3. Paisley Arts ('entre. New Street. Paisley. 887 1010. See lidinburgh. Snow White And The One Dwarf Sat 9 l-‘eb. 10.30am. £3. Bellshill ('ultural ('entre. John Street. Bellshill. 01098 307515. Ages 4 8. .-\laka/am Puppets present a fun-sized yersion of the classic fairytale.

The Happy Gang’s Arabian Adventure Sat 9 l‘eb. 1pm ck 4pm. £0: family ticket £33. (ireenock :\I‘1s (iuild. ('ampbell Street. (ireenock'. 01475 733038. Ages tip to t). See .’\y r.

Tam O’Shanter Mon 1 I Feb. 1 1am. £3.50 adults (£3.50). l"alkirk Town Hall. West Bridge Street. I’alkirk. 01334 500850. .»\ shadow puppet yersion of Scotland‘s most famous ballad presented by The Puppet Lab.

The International Purves Puppets Biggar Puppet 'l’heatre. Broughton Road. 01899 330031. £5 t£4l; family tickets £33 & £30. Book in adyance as times are subject to change. Reductions for parties of the or more. Show s on offer oy er the next two w eeks

The Tinderbox Sat 2 l’eb. 3pm. (‘orporal l-‘it/patrick goes in search of a magical ’l‘inderbox and happens upon some weird and wonderful characters along the way.

Pips And Panda Meet The Three Bears Hi 8 Feb. 1pm; Sat 9 l-‘eb. 3pm; Mon 1 1 lieb. 9.45am. .»\ges tip to 7. The terrible twosome set off on a journey into llte woods where they get 1010 all sttl‘ls 01 mischief.