Theatre listings


Dunfermline, Carnegie Hall Musselburgh, Brunton Theatre Oban, Corran Halls

Barra, Castlebay School Benbecula, Liniclate School

Skye, Portree Community Centre Ullapool High School, Macphail Theatre Stornoway, The Nicolson Institute Berwick Upon Tweed, The Maltings Dumfries, Theatre Royal

Galashiels, Volunteer Hall Montrose Town Hall

Haddo House Hall

Stranraer, Ryan Centre Theatre Irvine, Magnum Theatre

Stirling, macrobert

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Scottish Arts C0unci|

Outside the Cities, Dundee


Tay Square. 01382 223530. ll’. 11. \\’(’. WA]

Sunset Song t'niil Sat 14 Sep. 7.45pm (Sat mat 2.30pm). £5 £13. Lewis (it‘ttssic (iihhmfs Classic Scottish noyel brought to the stage with this spellbinding production by Alistair (‘ording See rey iew.

Scottish Dance Theatre 'l‘hu

1‘) Sat 21 Sep. 8pm. £5 £7.50 (£4 £5). Scotland’s most impressiy e contemporary dance company present an exciting and diyerse programme of critically acclaimed work as well as showcasing some new pieces.



Iiast Port. 01383 31-1000. [1). 11. \\'('. WA]

The Pirates of Penzance - in a Day Sun 8 Sep. 7.30pm. Drawing

together a cast from many local societies.

this performance inyolyes auditioning. rehearsing and performance in the space of 2-1 hours.

Jaleo Sat 1-1 Sep. 7.30pm. £8 (Ll—£6). The passion and spectacle of flamenco dance is brought to the stage by southern Spain's award-winning troupe. Jaleo. Closer Thu 1‘) Sep. 7.30pm. £7.50 l£5—£6). See (ilasgow. Paisley :\I'ts (‘entre

East Kilbride

EAST KILBRIDE ARTS CENTRE ()1d('oach Road. 01355 261000. [1). 11. \\'(‘. WA]

Opium Eater Wed 1 1 Sep. 8pm. £6 l£4). Splinters Productions' compelling portrait of a relationship between a flawed Iinglish man of letters and his dim-witted Scots seryant.


EASTWOOD THEATRE liastwood Park. Rouken (ilen Road. 577 4970.

The Common Guy 'l‘hu 19ASat 21 Sep. 7.30pm: Sat 10.30am & 7.30pm. £4.50 £6.50. :\ satirical look at the world of politics as Billy ('ommon leay'es uni and joins his local party. from (iuardian Angels Productions.



Rothes Square. 01502 61 1 101. 11’. ll. \\‘(‘. \VAI

Scottish Dance Demonstrations Sun l5 Sep. 2.30pm. Free. Demonstrations of traditional Scottish and contemporary dance. set to liye music.



Buccleuch Street. 01896 82385-1.

The Bear and the Proposal

Fri 6 Sep. 8pm. £8 (£6). Benchtours presents a double bill of (‘hekhoy's work. featuring The Hour. the story of a misogynistic landowner who falls for a grieying widow and The Proposal in which a hypochondriac ends up in a argument with the woman he originally came to ask to marry him.

St Andrews


Abbey Street. 0133-1 475000. [1’. WC. \\'.-\|

The Odd Couple t'niil Sat 7 Sep. 8pm; Sat 2.30pm ck 8pm. £8.50~£l4.50 (£7 £14.50). (ierard Kelly and Andy (iray take on the roles immortalised on celluloid by Walter Matthau and Jack I.emmon. in .\'eil Simon's comedy. See reyiew.

Merchant City Festival


\IHRS/Ii t)! [Nil/Kill)!

RE 98 In rem Street, Glasgow 552 3489 romshorn. heotre@stroth.oc.ul<


adopted by Anne Kinney Smith directed by Mario McCormock

Thurs 12 - 80121 Sept

@ 8pm (not Sunday 15)


Mon/Tues 85/250 Wed - Sot 538/4

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