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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...
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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...
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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...
Simon's Magical Christmas Socks Photo KK Dundas
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Simon’s Magical Christmas Socks

This comedy, written collaboratively and produced by the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, is a piece of Christmassy silliness that will certainly be a sweet treat for the little ones. Meet Simon (Tom England...
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The Snaw Queen

This retelling of ‘The Snow Queen’ has some surprises in store. Exit frozen-hearted Kay. Exit innocent-but-brave Gerda. Enter Kristine ‘Cagney’ Kringle (Johnny McKnight), reindeers Rudolph (Darren Brown...
Double Bill: Black / What remains and is to come at Tramway, Glasgow
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Black / what remains and is to come

For this double bill, the Tramway pairs up two performances dealing with space, things, and the traces they leave behind through language and dance. In Black, created and performed by Norwegian artist Mette ...