('ambridge Street. 228 H04. ll’. ll. Tl. \y't‘. WA]

Horse Country l'ntil Sttn 2 Feb. 8pm (Sat tnat 3.30pm). £0 t£~l £5). The l‘it'st ol‘ the l’it‘sts winner on last year's lidinbttrgh l-‘ringe returns for a Welcome few days. (‘1 llopkitts’ absurd and ()TT parody of late 201h century culture is brilliantly performed by a great New York team. Don't miss.

Mr Placebo Fri 7 Feb Sat 1 .\lat' (not Mon). 8pm. £l0 (£4 £(it. Ben. lloyy'ie. Jude attd 'lat'itl are four different guys brought together in tlte name of medical research. Isabel iii/outlet]. Speedruni Wright's humorous tale of genetic destiny examines the relationships that become forged in such uncertain surrounds. This adaptatiott comes courtesy ot‘ the 'l'rayerse Theatre Company. See preview.

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l3 2‘) Nicolson Street. 53‘) (i000. Ill. W't‘. WA]

Ballet Boy: Wed 5 a 'I‘btt b Feb. 7.30pm. £8 £lb. .‘yliehael .\'ttnn and William 'l'reyitt combine ballet attd contemporary dattce to bt'cutth-taking effect. A big hit in (ilasgoyy last year. Well recommended.


liountainpat'k. liountainbt'idge. Dundee Street. 328 978-1.

Just One More Dance t'ntil Fri 31 Jan. l0.30am & l.3()pm; 30th Jan 10.30am. 1.30pm tk 7.30pm. See lidinburgh Drama. l‘ountainpark Leisure ('ontplex.

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Swan Lake Mon 3 Wed 5 Feb. 7.30pm. £(i £30.50. l’etipa presents this beautiful tttastet'piece. classically staged atid .set against enchanting (iet'nian lait‘ytale castleS. dense l'ot‘eSls and moonlit lakes. featuring 'I-L‘IlillkUVSh} 's haunting score.

Nutcracker Thu (3 Sat 8 l‘eb. 7.30pm tSat tnat 2.30pm). £(i £30.50. The (‘hisinau National Ballet presents this beautiful classic \\ ith a l30 strong company atid lull orchestra. Since it premiered in Moscoyy in Woo. this ('ht‘istmas story about the little girl swept away by a magical dreamyyorld has becotne legendary. With respected Russian choretigt'aphet'. Yuri (irigoroy ich at the helm. this is truly unmissable slut-ti.

Central Drama & Dance


CUMBERNAULD THEATRE Kildrum. ()l 236 732887. ll’. ll. 'l"'l‘. \\'('. WAI

Shorts lit'i 3l Jan & Sat l l‘eb. 7.l5pm. £3.50. A dottble hill of one-act plays Written by ('ttmbernauld's Senior Yottth 'l‘heatre including Katrina Wilson's Dressing Room and ('t'aig (iallachet"s What [)0 you Hurt/(CC I’url of.\'urI/t [.(llllll‘k.\/Itl'(’ l'ottI/i Arty I't'xlit'ul.

The Crucible Wed 5 Fri 7 Feb. 7.l5bm. £3.50. Arthur Miller's tale of prejudice. Witchcraft. superstition and malice itt lot): Massachusetts. Part of Nor/It lunar/(shire Yum/t .rlrly l't'.\li\'tl/. Big Country Sat 8 Feb. 7.45pm. Free. ’I'itn Primrose‘s play about a nightly gathering ol~ teenagers presented by the l.y cetttn Yottth Theatre. l’ur/ offlVurtlt I.urturksltirc Yum/t xlrly' l't'ylit‘ul.

Fires Within Fires Thu 13 Sat 15 l-‘eb. 7.45pm. £3.50. Joint Scotland/Singapore multimedia project exploring youth issues ol belonging.

Swan Lake Mon 3, Tues 4, Wed 5 Feb

betrayal. peer pressure. repression. truth. order. hype and hysteria. l’urr oi'.\'ur1/i [.(llltll'k\/lil‘(’ Yum/t .-lrI\ I'i'xlii'ul.


Bron Way. North ('arbrain Road. 0l(i‘)8 3(i75l5. ll’. \\'(‘. \\'.'\|

Big Survivor! Sat 8 lieb. 7.45pm. £3.50. A group of reality TV shoyy contestants try to escape from a desert island in .\'orth l.anarkshirc Youth 'l‘heatre's humorous \s‘hodunnit. I’urt u/ Nun/I [marries/tire liWI/I .‘l/‘IS l't'ylt'i‘ul. Seasons and Rhythms Wed 13 a 'l‘hu l3 l’eb. 7.45pm. £3.50. .'\ll expressiy'e and collaboratiye dance piece by performers \\ ith special needs presented by (me iii a llttndt'ed 'l‘heati'e (‘ompany Redbttrn School atid Sounds of Progress. l’url ulfanI/t luriurks/tin’ Yum/t xll‘ly l-i'ylt't'ttl.



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The Winter’s Tale Fri 3! Jan ck Sat

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£5.50 £13.50. The ch‘s iii-house company returns t't'ont Iran to perl'orm this celebrated production ol‘ one ol Shakespeare‘s last attd lllosl hottert'ul Works. about a jealous attd irrational king arid the tar-reaching consequences of his actions. lh‘commended.

Speed the Plow Wed 5 Sat 8 Feb. 7.45pm tSat mat 2.30pm). £5.50 £l0.50 (£4.50 £7.50). Rapture 'I‘heatre ('ompany pet‘l'ot'ms l)a\ id .\lamet‘s play about the battle betyyeen art attd commerce in llollyyyood.

Private Angelo Mon to Wed 12 Feb. 8pm. £5.50 £l0.501£4.50 £7.501..\lilsc .\Iat'an brings liric l.inl\lalet”s ttoyel. loolsittg at the li\ es ol' ordinary people during World War II itt Italy. to Me With story telling and a liyc musical score. The Real Full Monty Keeps it Up 'l‘htt l3 Sat l5 l‘eb. 7.45pm tSat ttiat 3.30pm). £5.50 £|3.501£(i.50 £1 I501. The boys from the Real Full Monty are back in this saucy cotnedy about the mishaps of a seedy nightclub‘s opening night.

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