Theatre hitlist

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This article is from 2009.

Theatre hitlist

Natura Morte
World renowned dance company Derevo unites with St Peterburg theatre mavericks Akhe to create a spectacular premiere, which takes over every inch of the Arches.
Arches, Glasgow, Tue 10–Sat 14 Nov.

Othello
Guy Hollands directs this production of the Bard’s classic tragedy, with actor of the moment Andrew Clark as the villainous Iago.
Citizens Theatre, Glasgow, until Sat 7 Nov.

Topdog / Underdog
Scottish premiere of Suzan Lori-Parks’ Pulitzer Prize-winning play about two brothers’ fight for survival on the street.
Citizens Theatre, Glasgow, until Sat 7 Nov.

Mark Morris Dance Group
The veteran choreographer makes a welcome return to Edinburgh with works choreographed in 1992, 1993 and 2007.
Edinburgh Festival Theatre, Fri 6 & Sat 7 Nov.

Autobahn
The first production from Kenny Miller and Mary McLuskey’s Theatre Jezebel is a Neil LaBute-penned cycle of plays set in the front seat of a car.
Tron Theatre, Glasgow, Tue 10–Sat 14 Nov.

Richard Alston Dance Company
Alston celebrates the centenary of Sergei Diaghilev’s Ballet Russes by taking on Petrushka.
Edinburgh Festival Theatre, Tue 10 Nov.

This article is from 2009.

Richard Alston Dance Company

A mixed programme of works by Alston and his Associate Choreographer, Martin Lawrance. The modern tango of Tangent is set to music by Astor Piazzolla, whilst the dramatic Stronghold has a score by Julia Wolfe. Mazur is danced to live Chopin mazurkas and An Italian In Madrid is inspired by the sonatas of Scarlatti.

The Lowry, Salford

Mon 13 Feb

£13.50–£21.50 / 08432 086000

Tue 14 Feb

£13.50–£21.50 / 08432 086000

Malvern Theatres

Tue 28 Feb

Forum Theatre

£14–£16.24; £8.96 under 26s / 01684 892 277

Wed 1 Mar

Forum Theatre

£14–£16.24; £8.96 under 26s / 01684 892 277

Sadler's Wells, London EC1R

Fri 16 Jun

£12–£38 / 0844 412 4300

Sat 17 Jun

£12–£38 / 0844 412 4300

Othello

  • 3 stars

Shakespeare's dark tale of power, lust and jealousy is brought to the stage in all its green-eyed glory with Guy Hollands directing and Andrew Clark as Iago.

Mark Morris Dance Group

From the deeply moving to the highly irreverent, Mark Morris' work is always surprising and stimulating, incorporating the music entirely into the movement of the dancers' bodies. With music composed by Lou Harrison, Johann Sebastian Bach, and Samuel Barber.

Topdog / Underdog

The Scottish premiere of the Pulitzer prize-winning play from African-American playwright Suzan Lori-Parks about two abandoned teens' fight for survival on the streets. Directed by Leann O'Kasi.

Autobahn

Neil LaBute's play cycle set in the front seats of cars, presented by Theatre Jezebel.

Natura Morte

Russian/German dance company Derevo unite with St Peterburg theatre mavericks Akhe for a spectacular premier of new work across the whole of the Arches venue space.

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