The King’s Theatre
Fri 22 – Sun 24 Jan 2016 | 2.30/7.30pm | £15-27
The circus comes to town this month with Cirque Beserk. Expect acrobats, dancers, death-defying feats and obviously, clowns (!)
Mum’s The Word 2: Toddlers to Teenagers
Tue 26 – Sat 30 Jan 2016 | 2.30/7.30pm | £28
The Mum’s are back and they’re older and wiser! Catch an all-star cast including Deacon Blue’s Lorraine McIntosh, Still Game’s Jane McGarry and Radio DJ, Suzie McGuire in the ultimate Mammy’s Night Oot! An update on the hilarious original follows five mums through the trials and tribulations of rearing toddlers and teenagers!
Scottish Ballet’s Cinderella
Tue 12 – Sat 16 Jan 2016 | 2/7.30pm | £13-37
The posh man’s panto; “Cinderella” entrances with grace and glitter, in the fairytale where if you don’t stop dancing at midnight, you run the risk of losing a glass slipper! It’s not like they’re cheap . . .
Scottish Opera: The Devil Inside
Sat 23 & Tue 26 Jan 2016 | 7.15pm | £16-31
Inspired by Robert Louis Stevenson’s “The Bottle Imp” comes a story of greed and power. A bottle with the power to grant your hearts desires, but you can only sell it for less than you paid for it . . .
Celtic Connections : Piaf! The Show
Wed 27 – Thu 28 Jan 2016 | 7.30pm | £29-32
A celebration of one of France’s most prolific singers, who lived her life with no regrets. 2015 marked 100 years since the birth of Edith Piaf, and Anne Carrere takes the audience on an unforgettable journey through the streets of Montmare in the time of “La Vie en Rose”.
Celtic Connections : Drift
Thu 20 Jan 2016 | 8pm | £14
Period musical about a Shetland crofter, Betty Mouat who spent 8 days adrift on the North Sea in 1886 when her crew went overboard.