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Summer Academy 2016 Classes

Citizens Learning 11 Jul 2016 to 6 Aug 2016

Fun and exciting summer drama courses for 6-18 year olds. Meet friends and learn new skills!

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Open Day Events

Citizens Theatre 20 Aug 2016 to 20 Aug 2016

We’re opening our doors for a day of fun, drama, music, arts and crafts - and you’re invited!

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Kids @ Citz Weekly Drama Classes Classes

Citizens Learning 27 Aug 2016 to 13 Nov 2016

Drama classes for 4-18 year olds to help increase self-confidence and social skills, encourage creativity and imagination, and have fun!

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Glasgow Girls Productions

Citizens Theatre 30 Aug 2016 to 3 Sep 2016

Cora Bissett and David Greig’s life-affirming, song-filled Scottish drama returns!

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Historical Backstage Tours Events

4 Sep 2016 to 13 Nov 2016

A guided tour through the unseen backstage areas of our historic Victorian theatre.

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Off the Page Classes

Citizens Learning 7 Sep 2016 to 7 Dec 2016

Informal and sociable weekly play-reading sessions exploring a production in the Citizens’ Autumn 2016 season.

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50p tickets Autumn 2016 Events

Citizens Theatre 10 Sep 2016 to 29 Oct 2016

Bag a bargain with these 50p tickets!

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Nightschool Classes

Citizens Learning 12 Sep 2016 to 14 Nov 2016

A fun and informal introduction to acting skills for adults who want to try their hand at performing.

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Trainspotting Productions

Citizens Theatre 14 Sep 2016 to 8 Oct 2016

A coarse, intense and hilarious rollercoaster ride through the heroin-hinterlands of Thatcher-era Leith. 

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Trainspotting: Curtain Raiser Events

Citizens Theatre 29 Sep 2016 to 29 Sep 2016

In this special pre-show event we compare notes on Irvine Welsh’s book, Harry Gibson’s stage adaptation and Danny Boyle’s pop-culture film, exploring the Trainspotting phenomenon.

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The Cheviot, The Stag and The Black, Black Oil Productions

Visiting Company 18 Oct 2016 to 22 Oct 2016

**UPPER CIRCLE NOW ON SALE: Call 0141 429 0022 to book**
Dundee Rep’s 5-star, sell-out production of John McGrath’s musical drama exploring stories and experiences of Scotland’s land, sea and people across the centuries arrives at the Citizens for one week only this October. 

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The Gorbals Vampire Productions

Citizens Theatre 28 Oct 2016 to 29 Oct 2016

A new play by Johnny McKnight performed by amateur actors and inspired by real-life events which took place in the Southern Necropolis in 1954.

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The Rivals Productions

Citizens Theatre 2 Nov 2016 to 19 Nov 2016

An elegant 18th-century comedy of manners directed by Citizens’ Artistic Director Dominic Hill.

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Tea & Scandal: The Rivals Lunch Events

Citizens Theatre 19 Nov 2016 to 19 Nov 2016

Director Dominic Hill shares the gossip about how he staged this 18th century comedy and the enduring appeal of Sheridan’s masterpiece.

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Hansel & Gretel Productions

Citizens Theatre 6 Dec 2016 to 7 Jan 2017

An irresistibly sweet treat this Christmas!

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Simon’s Magical Christmas Socks Productions

Visiting Company 8 Dec 2016 to 31 Dec 2016

An intimate, interactive and fun-filled festive show for little ones aged 3-6 years.

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Hansel and Gretel Family Workshop Workshops

Citizens Theatre 17 Dec 2016 to 18 Dec 2016

A fun workshop for 6 – 12 year olds and their adult companion exploring the story and characters of Hansel & Gretel.

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Simon’s Magical Christmas Socks - Relaxed Performance Productions

Visiting Company 21 Dec 2016 to 21 Dec 2016

This performance of Simon’s Magical Christmas Socks is aimed at audience members who would benefit from a more relaxed theatre environment, including people with an autistic spectrum disorder or sensory or communication disorder and their families.

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Hansel and Gretel - Relaxed Performance Productions

Citizens Theatre 4 Jan 2017 to 4 Jan 2017

This performance of Hansel and Gretel is aimed at audience members who would benefit from a more relaxed theatre environment, including people with an autistic spectrum disorder or sensory or communication disorder and their families.

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The Winter’s Tale Productions

Visiting Company 24 Jan 2017 to 28 Jan 2017

Cheek by Jowl tackle the countless hairpin turns from violence to farce, through multiple countries and over the course of 16 years in a fiercely contemporary production.

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50p tickets Spring 2017 Events

Citizens Theatre 4 Feb 2017 to 1 Apr 2017

Bag a bargain with these 50p tickets!

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Cuttin’ A Rug Productions

Citizens Theatre 8 Feb 2017 to 4 Mar 2017

The second instalment of John Byrne’s much-loved Slab Boys trilogy.
Also at King’s Theatre Edinburgh 7 - 11 March.

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Jon Ronson’s Psychopath Night Events

Visiting Company 16 Mar 2017 to 16 Mar 2017

with very special guests

Is it true that psychopaths rule the world? Or have we gone labelling-crazy?

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James Campbell’s The Funny Thing About… Events

Visiting Company 18 Mar 2017 to 18 Mar 2017

A stand-up show for children over 6, their parents and anyone who likes comedy without the rude words.

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Richard Herring: The Best Events

Visiting Company 22 Mar 2017 to 22 Mar 2017

Glasgow International Comedy Festival

Presents: Richard Herring: The Best

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John Shuttleworth: My Last Will and Tasty Mint Events

Visiting Company 23 Mar 2017 to 23 Mar 2017

Glasgow International Comedy Festival

Presents: John Shuttleworth: My Last Will and Tasty Mint

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Noel Coward’s Hay Fever Productions

Citizens Theatre 5 Apr 2017 to 22 Apr 2017

Noël Coward’s riotous farce charting the unconventional antics of a self-dubbed ‘bohemian’ family of four, directed by Artistic Director Dominic Hill. A co-production with Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh.