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October 2017


Trainspotting

Trainspotting

It's back! After a sell-out run in 2016, Trainspotting returns to the Citz this autumn.

UPPER CIRCLE ON SALE FOR REMAINING PERFORMANCES. PLEASE CALL 0141 429 0022 TO BOOK

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


September 2017


The Macbeths

The Macbeths

At the heart of Shakespeare’s darkest play is a disintegrating marriage. This new adaptation using a radically cut-down version of the text focuses on the relationship between one of the most famous killers in literature and his ambitious wife.


Faithful Ruslan: The Story of A Guard Dog

Faithful Ruslan: The Story of A Guard Dog

An extraordinary satire on the Stalinist regime in Russia seen through the eyes of a guard dog, this is a modern ‘Animal Farm’ for the world of Trump, May and Putin.


August 2017


Oresteia: This Restless House

Oresteia: This Restless House

Zinnie Harris’ compelling and thrilling drama about three women who are forced to confront the consequences of their acts of violence returns in 2017 to the Citizens Theatre and Edinburgh International Festival.


April 2017


Noel Coward’s Hay Fever

Noel Coward’s Hay Fever

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.


February 2017


Cuttin’ A Rug

Cuttin’ A Rug

The second instalment of John Byrne's much-loved Slab Boys trilogy.


December 2016


Hansel & Gretel

Hansel & Gretel

A delicious festive treat for all the family this Christmas!


November 2016


The Rivals

The Rivals

An elegant 18th-century comedy of manners directed by Citizens' Artistic Director Dominic Hill. "as funny as the best of today’s sitcoms" The Telegraph ★★★★★


October 2016


The Gorbals Vampire

The Gorbals Vampire

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.

**UPPER CIRCLE NOW ON SALE - CALL 0141 429 0022 TO BOOK**


September 2016


Trainspotting 2016

Trainspotting 2016

**SOLD OUT** 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.


April 2016


This Restless House: Part 2 & Part 3

This Restless House: Part 2 & Part 3

**UPPER CIRCLE NOW ON SALE FOR 14/05: Call 0141 429 0022 to book** THE BOUGH BREAKS and ELECTRA AND HER SHADOW

Parts 2 & 3 of Zinnie Harris' adaptation of the Greek tragedy The Oresteia


This Restless House: Part 1

This Restless House: Part 1

**UPPER CIRCLE NOW ON SALE FOR 14/05: Call 0141 429 0022 to book** AGAMEMNON'S RETURN

Part 1 of Zinnie Harris' adaptation of the Greek tragedy The Oresteia


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