What's On / Archive

May 2011

After the End

They were all in the pub when the explosion happened. Louise has just woken up to find herself with Mark; the man who saved her life.


Hold tight as the ordinary turns extraordinary in this exhilarating play by Mark O‘Rowe, writer of Howie the Rookie, Boy A and the cult film Intermission. Terminus is a breathtaking production from Ireland’s Abbey Theatre which picked up a Scotsman Fringe First Award in Edinburgh in 2008.

Love, Love, Love

Love, Love, Love takes on the baby boomer generation as it retires, and finds it full of trouble. Smoking, drinking, ambitious and paranoid, we follow one couple's forty-year journey from initial burst to full bloom. Paines Plough and Drum Theatre Plymouth present this Scottish Premiere.

Club Noir Cabaret

LAST FEW TICKETS REMAINING! Call the Box Office on 0141 429 0022. Glasgow's renowned burlesque club comes to the Citizens with their first ever provactive stage show.

April 2011

Frost and Fire

Following two sell out shows in Spring 2010, Howie Reeve returns to present an intimate evening of acoustic music and performance.

Laurel and Hardy

An affectionate look at the lives of the most successful comedy team in history featuring many of their finest comedy routines, musical numbers, songs and dances. Mull Theatre re-tour this production due to popular demand.

Dancing at Lughnasa

Summer 1936. In a cottage in the remote Irish village of Ballybeg, the five Mundy sisters live a simple life in the shadow of the hills of Donegal with their recently returned brother Jack, a missionary priest, seven year old Michael and a wireless set called ‘Machoney’. The Original Theatre Company present Brian Friel's modern classic.

Charlie and Lola’s Best Bestest Play

Watershed Productions present the BBC Worldwide and Polka Theatre production of Charlie and Lola’s Best Bestest Play. Don’t miss everyone’s favourite brother and sister, Charlie and Lola, in their extremely ever-so wonderful stage show! The stars of the hit BBC TV series and books by Lauren Child are brought to life by a magical mix of puppets, live action and music.

Arthur Smith Exposed!

Join comedian, writer, broadcaster and all-round British institution Arthur Smith and bask in an evening of laughter and off-the-wall humour with one of the ‘alternative comedians’ who shook up the world of light entertainment in the 80s and 90s. Part of the Magners Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

James Campbell’s Comedy 4 Kids

James Campbell is a stand up comedian for children over 6, their parents and anyone who likes comedy without the rude words. His brand new show will cover ways to make parsnips interesting, how to look a chicken in both eyes at the same time and why owls don't like Easter. Part of the Magners Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

Sean Hughes: Ducks and Other Mistakes I’ve Made

Sean Hughes has spent most of the last year on the road, perfecting his new show. Now at its absolute peak, he brings it to Glasgow for one night only! Part of the Magners Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

Jeremy Hardy

Jeremy Hardy has been a stand-up comic since 1984 and will be one until he dies or wins the lottery. See him live at the Citizens for the very first time. Part of the Magners Glasgow International Comedy Festival.