Visiting Company 3 Apr 2014 to 3 Apr 2014
Following 2 years of sell out shows in the Edinburgh Fringe, “And They Played Shang-A-Lang” makes it’s Glasgow debut! This is what life was like growing up in 70’s Scotland. Told through laughter, tears and 70’s hit music numbers.
Visiting Company 2 Apr 2014 to 2 Apr 2014
Miles Jupp - actor, writer and comedian - is making a return to stand-up and going on his first live UK tour since the hugely successful Fibber In The Heat with which toured the UK twice and performed in London’s West End in 2012.
Visiting Company 30 Mar 2014 to 30 Mar 2014
Yes? No? Mebbe? Mebbe not? With the debate on Independence rapidly reaching room temperature, Rory Bremner and friends reach for the satirical thermometer and put it up the nation’s bottom. NB This may be a metaphor.
Visiting Company 22 Mar 2014 to 29 Mar 2014
A revival of Dominic Hill’s brooding and atmospheric operatic Macbeth in celebration of the 2014 Year of Homecoming. Inspired by events in the war-torn Balkans, the production by Scottish Opera presents a contemporary world of camouflage-clad leaders where power is all, but it comes at a price.
**Upper Circle seats now available**
Visiting Company 12 Mar 2014 to 15 Mar 2014
Alem is fourteen and in London with his father on the best holiday he has ever had. But he wakes to find himself alone, a stranger in an unfamiliar country. Overnight he has become a refugee.
Citizens Theatre 20 Feb 2014 to 8 Mar 2014
Seven teenagers with a cause that captured the imagination of a country. The hit Scottish musical is back!
Citizens Theatre 6 Feb 2014 to 15 Feb 2014
A flirtatious contest for power becomes a vicious struggle for survival. With Sherlock’s Louise Brealey. Only 9 performances!
Visiting Company 28 Jan 2014 to 1 Feb 2014
Explosive, funny and fast-paced, Filter Theatre‘s 90 minute joyous celebration of romance, satire and mistaken identity is crafted into one of the most exciting and accessible productions of Shakespeare’s much-loved comedy.
Citizens Theatre 5 Dec 2013 to 29 Dec 2013
A gentle comedy full of silly slapstick and sillier songs about an ordinary family Christmas Eve that gets awfully messy – again.
Citizens Theatre 30 Nov 2013 to 5 Jan 2014
A vibrant jungle-world comes to life in this adventurous tale where fun and friendship are mixed with heart-stopping dangers and surprises, in a fresh new imagining of Kipling’s original stories. A truly distinctive and inventive production to celebrate the festive season.
Visiting Company 11 Oct 2013 to 19 Oct 2013
The magnificently inventive Vox Motus return to the Citizens with their trademark performance style in their first co-production with the National Theatre of Scotland and the Tianjin Children’s Arts Theatre. An extraordinary visual story told without words, featuring puppetry, illusion and original music. WORLD PREMIERE.
Citizens Theatre 5 Sep 2013 to 28 Sep 2013
One of the most extraordinary novels of all time, Crime and Punishment gets inside the mind of a starving, destitute student who commits a brutal double murder. Chris Hannan has created an exciting and fresh new stage adaptation of Dostoyevsky’s masterpiece. Watch trailer. **UPPER CIRCLE TICKETS ADDED - CALL BOX OFFICE**
Citizens Learning 19 June 2013
The Citizens Theatre Society’s annual Glasgow Secondary Schools’ drama competition.
Visiting Company 15 Jun 2013 to 19 Jun 2013
Students of the Musical Theatre Course at the Dance School of Scotland make their annual return to the Citizens with a five time Tony Award-winning musical.
Citizens Theatre 23 May 2013 to 8 Jun 2013
Set in a dystopian society, Far Away is an unsettling and darkly comic play that changed the landscape of contemporary theatre. A decade after its London premiere, it continues to powerfully resonate with world events today. Presented in a double-bill with the rarely performed short play Seagulls, also by Caryl Churchill.
Visiting Company 1 May 2013 to 11 May 2013
Headlong return to the Citizens with another innovative re-imagining of a classic text in this brand new version of Chekhov’s greatest play, by hotly tipped writer John Donnelly. Watch trailer.
Citizens Theatre 14 Apr 2013
An evening with Maureen Beattie and friends. From the wit of Oscar Wilde to the glorious poetry of Robert Burns, from the sketches of Victoria Wood to the plays of William Shakespeare. Maureen has assembled a dream cast including Simon Russell Beale, described by The Independent as “the greatest stage actor of his generation”, Scottish stage and TV star Siobhan Redmond and Lord of the Rings favourite Billy Boyd.