Wolves, Barrowland Ballet, Glasgow Tramway
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Wolves

Barrowland Ballet’s latest creation Wolves gives body and voice to ideas of community, transmission and conflict in this inventive and uplifting production. The pack is made up of a more than fifty-strong cas...
God of Carnage tron Theatre, credit John Johnston
3.0★ ★ ★

God of Carnage

After their son has been hit with a stick by one of his classmates, and lost two teeth in the process, Véronique (Anita Vettesse) and Michel (Colin McCredie) invite the culprit’s parents in their home to dis...
2.0★ ★

Avoidable Climbing

Avoidable Climbing blends singing, political parable and participatory performance in an underwhelming discussion of current politics. The title parodies Bertolt Brecht’s retelling of Hitler’s ascension, Th...
5.0★ ★ ★ ★ ★

Guerrilla

Presented as part of the international selection of the festival Take Me Somewhere in Glasgow, Guerrilla envisions a future of increasing political unrest culminating in a world conflict in 2023 – a premise t...
3.0★ ★ ★

Blow Off

A new festival dedicated to contemporary performance, Take Me Somewhere is just kicking off for the first time in Glasgow. Angry, noisy, and physical, Blow Off sets a strong note for the rest of this event. Par...
3.0★ ★ ★

Cuttin’ a Rug

After bringing The Slab Boys back to the stage in 2015, the Citizens launches a new production of Cuttin’ a Rug, the middle part of John Byrne’s trilogy. The scene is set in Paisley, in the 1950s. We fol...
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Made in India

Made in India explores the question of surrogacy and paints a complex vision of female inequality. The story revolves around a trio of women, all connected by their desperate need of each another, portrayed by ...
The Winter’s Tale A Cheek and Jowl Production Photo Johan Persson
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The Winter’s Tale

If you come to The Winter’s Tale expecting to see a comedy, the first three acts may give you the impression that you have been severely misled. King Leontes fantasies an affair between his wife Hermione and ...
Hansel and Gretel Citizens Theatre, Glasgow Photo Tim Morozzo
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Hansel and Gretel

This production is a visual and sensory extravaganza that blends the dreamlike and the carnivalesque, throwing in acrobats and musicians with live-hand puppets and colourful caravans covered in delicacies. A...