Platform

Platform
The Bridge, 1000 Westerhouse Road, Easterhouse, Glasgow, G34 9DU
  • Box office 0141 276 9696
  • Opening times Mon–Fri 9am–8pm; Sat & Sun 10am–5pm.
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  • Website www.platform-online.co.uk
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Colin James Tennant in conversation with Tonia Lu

Platform’s current exhibition artist, Colin James Tennant is in conversation with Tonia Lu, curator of Here, Today – a photo essay by Colin that takes an intimate look at the lives of older lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people living in Cumbria, North England.

Sun 29 Oct

Free / 0141 276 9696

  • 15:00

Colin James Tennant: Paint it Red

Images of Easterhouse by Glasgow-based artist.

Tue 24 Oct

Free / 0141 276 9696

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Wed 25 Oct

Free / 0141 276 9696

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Thu 26 Oct

Free / 0141 276 9696

  • 09:00 – 17:00
…and 24 more dates until 19 Nov

Here, Today

This artist talk with Colin James Tennant launches a publication of Here, Today, a collection of photographs that takes an intimate look at the lives of older lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people living in Cumbria, North England.

Sun 29 Oct

Free / 0141 276 9696

Part of Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival.

Love Song to Lavender Menace

James Ley's play set in a gay bookshop in 1987 Edinburgh.

Thu 26 Oct

£8.50 (£5; Children £4) / 0141 276 9696

Part of Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival.

Sun 29 Oct

£8.50 (£5; Members £4) / 0141 276 9696

OId Boy

Brand new show from award-winning theatre company Glas(s) Performance about the unique bond between grandfathers and grandsons.

Wed 25 Oct

0141 276 9696

  • 19:00

Thu 26 Oct

0141 276 9696

  • 19:00

Fri 27 Oct

0141 276 9696

  • 19:00

Sat 28 Oct

0141 276 9696

  • 14:00

Old Boy

An exploration of the unique relationship between grandfathers and their grandsons through the real life experiences of families living in Scotland.

Wed 25 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 276 9696

Part of Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival.

Thu 26 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 276 9696

Part of Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival.

Fri 27 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 276 9696

Part of Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival.

Sat 28 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 276 9696

Part of Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival.

Our Fathers

Magnetic North present a play inspired by Father and Son, Edmund Gosse’s Victorian memoir about growing up in an evangelical Christian family.

Wed 15 Nov

£8.50 (£5; Local Links £4) / 0141 276 9696

Ricky McWhittington

Traditional panto by Alan McHugh.

Tue 19 Dec

£8.50 (£4.50–£5) / 0141 276 9696

Wed 20 Dec

£8.50 (£4.50–£5) / 0141 276 9696

Thu 21 Dec

Times to be confirmed / £8.50 (£4.50–£5) / 0141 276 9696

…and 2 more dates until 23 Dec

Rudolf

Classic tale of the red nosed reindeer.

Tue 5 Dec

£8.50 (£4.50–£5) / 0141 276 9696

Wed 6 Dec

£8.50 (£4.50–£5) / 0141 276 9696

Thu 7 Dec

£8.50 (£4.50–£5) / 0141 276 9696

…and 10 more dates until 17 Dec

Stella Chiweshe

Mbira musician from Zimbabwe.

Sun 26 Nov

£10 (£7.50) / 0141 276 9696

Return bus tickets from Mono available (£5).

  • 19:00

Susie McCabe: Let's Get Physical

Sharp observations on health, fitness and well being from Susie McCabe, who's swapped the cigs and takeaways for fruit and exercise. Let's see how that's gone for her.

Fri 24 Nov

£11 (£8.80) / 0141 276 9696

Tabula Rasa

Theatre company Vanishing Point and string orchestra Scottish Ensemble present a co-production that sets Arvo Pärt’s masterpiece Tabula Rasa in a theatrical context, exploring the recognised role of the piece in the care of patients during their final days.

Fri 3 Nov

£8 (£4.50; Local Links £4) / 0141 276 9696

Sat 4 Nov

£8 (£4.50; Local Links £4) / 0141 276 9696

Reviews & features

Easterhouse's Platform celebrates its 10th birthday

3 Jun 2016

As Platform reaches an important milestone, the Glasgow multi-arts hub is building on a decade of success

‘When you are ten, it is time to be mature.’ So says pint-sized sage Nicole of Oakwood Primary School in Easterhouse. And she should know. Along with the rest of her primary five class, she turns ten in the same year as her local community hub Platform…

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