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Trainspotting Productions

Citizens Theatre 14 Sep 2016 to 8 Oct 2016

If returns become available, these will be available to purchase in person at the box office only

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

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Historical Backstage Tours Events

2 Oct 2016 to 13 Nov 2016

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

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Citz Sessions: Ann Donald Events

Citizens Theatre 14 Oct 2016 to 14 Oct 2016

Ann Donald formerly of the indie pop band The Shop Assistants curates an evening celebrating some of the best female musicians working in the independent circuit in Scotland over the years. 

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Citz Sessions: Vic Galloway Events

Citizens Theatre 15 Oct 2016 to 15 Oct 2016

Broadcaster, DJ and - most importantly - major music fan Vic Galloway takes the helm bringing Scottish-bred anthemic indie rock back to Glasgow, the epicentre of the underground and alternative music scene.

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Citz Sessions: Kathleen MacInnes Events

Citizens Theatre 16 Oct 2016 to 16 Oct 2016

Gaelic songstress Kathleen MacIness curates this final evening.

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

Visiting Company 18 Oct 2016 to 22 Oct 2016

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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Friday Club ClassesProjects

Citizens Learning 21 Oct 2016 to 18 Nov 2016

Do you have a learning disability?

Do you want to work with other creative people developing performance skills and having fun?

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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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50p tickets Autumn 2016 Events

Citizens Theatre 29 Oct 2016 to 29 Oct 2016

Bag a bargain with these 50p tickets!

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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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Saturday Citizens Classes

Citizens Learning 12 Nov 2016 to 12 Nov 2016

Drama classes for young people with a learning disability

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Kids @ Citz Weekly Drama Classes Classes

Citizens Learning 13 Nov 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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Nightschool Classes

Citizens Learning 14 Nov 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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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

A delicious festive treat for all the family this Christmas!

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Off the Page Classes

Citizens Learning 7 Dec 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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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.

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David O’Doherty: Big Time Events

Visiting Company 13 Mar 2017 to 14 Mar 2017

David O’Doherty – the Aldi Bublé, the Ryanair Enya – is delighted to present a brand new show of talking and songs played on a crappy keyboard from 1986. 

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Des Clarke: Desneyland Events

Visiting Company 15 Mar 2017 to 15 Mar 2017

Hang on tight. Glasgow’s own star of stand up takes us on a thrill ride of nonsense, topical gags and offbeat observations.

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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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Bridget Christie: Because You Demanded It Events

Visiting Company 18 Mar 2017 to 18 Mar 2017

Brand new show from multi-award winning stand-up, author and columnist.

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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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Ruby Wax: Frazzled Events

Visiting Company 19 Mar 2017 to 19 Mar 2017

A guide to mindfulness - a forum for discussion

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There’s Been A Life: An Evening With Alex Norton Events

Visiting Company 20 Mar 2017 to 20 Mar 2017

His journey from the streets of Glasgow’s Gorbals to blockbuster Hollywood movies has rarely been smooth, but in a career spanning six decades he has pretty much seen it all - and done most of it.

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Chris Ramsey: Is That Chris Ramsey? Events

Visiting Company 21 Mar 2017 to 21 Mar 2017

Is that Chris Ramsey? Yes it is. On his biggest UK tour yet. Get tickets while you can.

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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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Susan Calman: The Calman Before The Storm Events

Visiting Company 24 Mar 2017 to 25 Mar 2017

Susan is taller than a borrower but shorter than the average thirteen year old child.

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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.