What's On


February 2018

The Match Box

Firebrand present the Scottish premiere of a breathtaking one-woman play by one of Ireland's greatest dramatists, Frank McGuinness (Observe the Sons of Ulster Marching Towards the Somme).


A gag law limiting the country to 140 spoken words a day forces young couple Oliver and Bernadette to find different ways to understand and communicate with each other: abbreviations, Morse code, intense staring, sex, lemons, lemons, lemons, lemons, lemons.

March 2018

Off the Page

Informal and sociable weekly play-reading sessions exploring a production in the Citizens' Autumn 2017 and Spring 2018 seasons.

A Night at the Theatre

Following sell-out gigs at Celtic Connections and the Traverse Theatre, A New International present A Night at the Theatre, featuring a collection of new songs for the forthcoming Vanishing Point show The Dark Carnival. 


Have you ever wondered what Scotland’s longest serving First Minister really thinks? Well, here’s your chance. Now unleashed from the restraints of public office, why not join Alex for a bit of light hearted banter and a few behind the scenes revelations about his time in power?

Alan Bissett: Moira Monologues & (More) Moira Monologues

Expect an evening of hilarity and hard-hitting truths from Falkirk’s hardest woman.

David Baddiel My Family: Not The Sitcom

Following a sold-out run at London’s Menier Chocolate Factory and two critically-acclaimed West End runs, David Baddiel takes his Olivier-nominated one-man show to the Whyte & Mackay Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

Des Clarke: Just Desserts

Glasgow’s star of stand up is back at the Whyte & Mackay Glasgow International Comedy Festival with more nonsense stories, topical gags and offbeat observations.

Shappi Khorsandi: Mistress and Misfit

Star of Live At The Apollo, Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow, Friday Night with Jonathan Ross, Have I Got News for You and Q.I, Shappi is on the road with her new sell out show.

Bridget Christie: What Now?

Join Bridget (Room 101, Have I Got News for You, Harry Hill’s Alien Fun Capsule) for a night of hope and despair.

James Campbell: The Hilariously Funny World Of…

James' show finds The Hilariously Funny Things about everything including pets, yoghurt, bees, and why do we have hair?

No Such Thing As A Fish

Join Dan Schreiber, Andrew Hunter Murray, Anna Ptaszynski and James Harkin at the Whyte & Mackay Glasgow International Comedy Festival as they serve up their pick of the most bizarre, extraordinary and hilarious facts known to man.