Theatre & Dance listings



98 Ingram Street. 552 3-189. IP. WC. \VA. “PA A]

Jane Eyre Wed 1 |- Sat I4 l’eb. 7.30pm. £6 (£3) from 548 2558. Final Year students of Reid Kerr college present the classic ('harlotte Bronte novel based on a plain governess who falls for her brooding employer.


l0 Balcarres Avenue. Kelvindale. 33‘) (il85. IP. H. W(‘|

The Life and Times of Willian McGonigall Nonsense Poet and Tam ‘0’ Shanter Fri 6 Feb. 7.30pm. £5 (£4). Mr Bones’ Travelling Puppet Theatre delves into the weird and wonderful worlds of that famous poet Williaiti McGonigall and Ian Ttirbitt’s Puppet Theatre gives a new twist to the old tale of Tam the man.

Kidgloves Puppet Show Sat 7 Feb. See Kids listings.

Rainbow Magic Sat 14 Feb. See Kids listings.


282 Hope Street. 332 9000. Ill. W(‘. WA]

Shakespeare’s R&J Thu 5 -Sat 7 Feb. 7.30pm. £5--£20. Re-working of Shakespeare’s classic text adapted and directed by Joe (‘alarco

HMS Pinafore'l‘ue 10 Sat 1-1 l‘eb. 7.15pm (Thu mat |.30pm. Sat mat 2.15pm). £5— £25. The (‘arl Rosa (‘ompany returns with a new production of (iilbert and Sullivan's comic opera. With direction from actor Timothy West and starring (‘olin Dr Who Baker. Blush ’I'ue l7 6; Wed 18 Feb. 7.30pm. £b- £20. With Vittidc‘kthtts arid l‘ltiina Vex. present this piece about the instinctiveness of the body pushing dancers and technology beyond their limits. in a ftisioii of action. film and live music. Some scenes may cause offence. I’ut'! Uth'ii' 72’I'I‘ilr)l'l'r'.\'.


25 Albert Drive. 0845 330 350]. ill. W(‘. WAI

8000m L'ntil Sat 7 Feb (not Sun/Mon). 8pm. £10 (£6). David (ireig's tense text based on the human desire to climb is taken off the stage floor and onto ’l‘rainway's famous Brook Wall. Set to live music by Paragon linsemble. this unique performance illustrates the drama involved in art expedition to clitnb one of the world’s most dangerous mountains. Soul Pilots Thu 12 Sat l-l l-‘eb. 8pm. £5 (£3). Six people play a game of life at once intertwined with and isolated from their fellow competitors in this production from ek performance. Directed by former Suspect ('ulttire

director Pamela (‘artetz it examines how we take otir place in the world. the personal world we inhabit and the ittipossibilily of reconciling the two. Cie IDA 'l'hu l‘) l‘eb. 7.30pm. £8 (£6). l‘reiich performer Mark 'l'onikins presents his danced monologue which traces the emotion that follow s the curtain falling on his performance.


(i3 iITUllgillL‘. .552 4267. SwitchBack'I‘ue 10 Sat l-l l‘eb. Spin. £4 £12 (£4 £b). Innovative piece from vaeetscar and the ll'ttll. embracing the live unrepeatable nature of performance in this tale of a couple trapped by choice in a remote cabin.

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Ladyw ell Way. .\ltisselbtirgh. 665 2240. [P H. 'I”l'. W('. WA]

Brunton Youth Theatre Sat 14 l‘eb. 7.30pm. £5 (family ticket £18). A brand new production from BY'I‘ performed by l2- [4-year olds and directed by first-time director Jamie Davy son.

Romeo and Juliet Wed ls Sat 2) Feb. 7.30pm ('l'hu mat l.-l5pm). £9.50 (£(i). Shakespeare's classic play about the tragic fate of two star-crossed teenage lovers torn between fueding families iii medieval Verona presented by Prime Productions.

Theatre Guide

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Thursday 5

lop (iirls Smoking With Lulu

Nightingale tk' (‘liasc

('uttin' a Rug

Shakespeare‘s R84]


Friday 6

lop (iuls Smoking With Lulu

Nightingale ts- (‘liase

Still lJIC

Shakespeare‘s R&.l siiiiim stiooxt

See Rock 15'; Pop

Saturday 7

lop (iitls

See Rock & Pop

Sunday 8 Monday 9

Smoking With Lulu

Nightingale «k ('liasc

('iittiiiTSlilllSlab Boy

Shakespeare's R&J

See J a//.

mesday 10 ' Wednesday 11

Beowulf lop (iitls 'l'op(iirls Smoking Willi Lulu Smoking With Lulu Nightingale is thaw i Nightingale \\I(.IIII\IC-I

(‘ats (‘ais

Jane liy re HMS Pinafore HMS Pinafore

Sw itcliback Switchback

Brunton Church Hill

Festival Theatre



“:5 Kingfs

2 Playhouse .

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Pirates of Penzance

Taking Sides


Pirates of Pen/anee

Taking Sides ( it‘cast‘

( it'cast‘

Death of a Salesman

'llikittg Stiles

Pirates of Penzance

St'L‘ Rock N l’op

Death of a Salesman

Time and the (‘onways

Time and the (‘oiiway .s' Sing along a

Death of a Salesman Death of a Salesman

72 THE LIST 5-«19 Feb 2004