Theatre hitlist

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.

Richard Alston Dance Company

The acclaimed dance company presents a triple bill of Alston works: Chacony, Gypsy Mixture and Carnaval, a brand new piece premiering in Edinburgh, set to Schumann's music of the same name.

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Wed 1 Nov

£15–£25 / 020 3285 6000

  • 19:30

Hall For Cornwall, Truro

Fri 20 Oct

£18–£24 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Sat 21 Oct

£18–£24 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

New Victoria Theatre, Woking

Tue 3 Oct

£16.90–£24.90 / 0844 871 7645

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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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