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A Clockwork Orange is a dystopian satirical black comedy novel by English writer Anthony Burgess, published in 1962.
A Handful of Dust is a novel by the British writer Evelyn Waugh.
The Abbey Theatre (Amharclann na Mainistreach), also known as the National Theatre of Ireland (Amharclann Náisiúnta na hÉireann), in Dublin, Republic of Ireland, first opened its doors to the public on 27 December 1904.
An actor (often actress for women; see terminology) is a person who portrays a character in a performance.
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz is a 1900 children's novel written by American author L. Frank Baum.
Alan Cumming, (born 27 January 1965), is a Scottish-American actor, singer, writer, producer, director, and activist who has appeared in numerous films, television shows, and plays.
Alan Sidney Patrick Rickman (21 February 1946 – 14 January 2016) was an English actor and director known for playing a variety of roles on stage, television and film.
Alexander Hugh Norton (born 27 January 1950) is a Scottish television, film and voice actor.
Alexander "Greek" Thomson (9 April 1817 – 22 March 1875) was an eminent Scottish architect and architectural theorist who was a pioneer in sustainable building.
Allison McKenzie is a Scottish TMA Awards nominated actress from Glasgow.
Andrew Keir (born Andrew Buggy, 3 April 19265 October 1997) was a Scottish actor, who appeared in a number of films made by Hammer Film Productions in the 1960s.
Ann Mitchell (born 22 April 1939) is a British stage and television actress.
John Anthony Burgess Wilson, (25 February 1917 – 22 November 1993), who published under the name Anthony Burgess, was an English writer and composer.
Antony McDonald is a British opera and theatre designer and director.
An artistic director is the executive of an arts organization, particularly in a theatre company, who handles the organization's artistic direction.
Baby Doll is a 1956 American black comedy drama film directed by Elia Kazan, and starring Carroll Baker, Karl Malden and Eli Wallach.
Bertie Crewe (1860 – 10 January 1937 in London) was one of the leading English theatre architects in the boom of 1885 to 1915.
Eugen Berthold Friedrich Brecht (10 February 1898 – 14 August 1956), known professionally as Bertolt Brecht, was a German theatre practitioner, playwright, and poet.
Bill Paterson (born 3 June 1945) is a Scottish actor and commentator, best known for playing the lead role in the BBC One paranormal, mystery drama Sea of Souls between 2004 and 2007.
Billy Boyd (born 28 August 1968) is a Scottish actor and musician.
Blythe Duff (born 25 November 1962) is a Scottish actress best known for her role as Jackie Reid in the ITV television series drama, Taggart.
Caroline Paterson (born 28 November 1965 in Kirkcaldy, Scotland) is a Scottish actress who has appeared in many Scottish television shows such as one-off STV drama, The Steamie and the BBC's Rab C. Nesbitt.
Celia Diana Savile Imrie (born 15 July 1952) is an English actress.
Charlotte's Web is a children's novel by American author E. B. White and illustrated by Garth Williams; it was published on October 15, 1952, by Harper & Brothers.
Ciarán Hinds (born 9 February 1953) is an Irish film, television, and stage actor.
Cinderella (Cenerentola, Cendrillon, Aschenputtel), or The Little Glass Slipper, is a folk tale embodying a myth-element of unjust oppression and triumphant reward.
A city council, town council, town board, or board of aldermen is the legislative body that governs a city, town, municipality, or local government area.
In a modern sense, comedy (from the κωμῳδία, kōmōidía) refers to any discourse or work generally intended to be humorous or amusing by inducing laughter, especially in theatre, television, film, stand-up comedy, or any other medium of entertainment.
Costume is the distinctive style of dress of an individual or group that reflects their class, gender, profession, ethnicity, nationality, activity or epoch.
The Daily Express is a daily national middle market tabloid newspaper in the United Kingdom.
Dance is a performing art form consisting of purposefully selected sequences of human movement.
David Hayman (born 9 February 1948) is a Scottish film, television and stage actor and director, known for his role as DCS Mike Walker in ITV drama Trial & Retribution, as Jonas Franks in BBC period drama The Paradise and as Brace in the drama Taboo.
David William Yelland (born 1947) is an English film, stage and television actor.
Death in Venice is a novella written by the German author Thomas Mann and was first published in 1912 as Der Tod in Venedig.
Desire Under the Elms is a 1924 play written by Eugene O'Neill.
Dracula is an 1897 Gothic horror novel by Irish author Bram Stoker.
Dublin is the capital of and largest city in Ireland.
John Duncan Macrae (20 August 1905 – 23 March 1967) was one of the leading Scottish actors of his generation.
Dundee Repertory Theatre or Dundee Rep is a theatre and arts company in the city of Dundee, Scotland.
Edinburgh (Dùn Èideann; Edinburgh) is the capital city of Scotland and one of its 32 council areas.
In Greek mythology, Euterpe (/juːˈtɜːrpiː/; Greek: Eὐτέρπη, Greek pronunciation: , Ancient Greek: ; "rejoicing well" or "delight" from Ancient Greek εὖ 'well' + τέρπειν terpein 'to please') was the one of the Muses, presiding over music.
The Evening Times is an evening tabloid newspaper published Monday to Saturday in Glasgow, Scotland.
Fidelis Morgan (born 8 August 1952) is an English actress and writer.
Forbes Masson (born 17 August 1963 in Falkirk) is a Scottish actor and writer.
France, officially the French Republic (République française), is a sovereign state whose territory consists of metropolitan France in Western Europe, as well as several overseas regions and territories.
William Fulton Beith Mackay (12 August 1922 – 6 June 1987) was a Scottish actor and playwright, best known for his role as prison officer Mr. Mackay in the 1970s television sitcom Porridge.
Gary Leonard OldmanBirths, Marriages & Deaths Index of England & Wales, 1916–2005. (born 21 March 1958) is an English actor and filmmaker who has performed in theatre, film and television.
Ghosts (Gengangere) is a play by the Norwegian playwright Henrik Ibsen.
Giles Pollock Havergal CBE (born 9 June 1938) is a theatre director and actor, opera stage director, teacher, and adaptor.
Glasgow (Glesga; Glaschu) is the largest city in Scotland, and third most populous in the United Kingdom.
Glasgow City Council, the local government body of the city of Glasgow in Scotland, became one of the newly created single tier local authorities in 1996, under the Local Government etc. (Scotland) Act 1994, with boundaries somewhat different from those of the City of Glasgow district of the Strathclyde region: parts of the Cambuslang and Halfway and Rutherglen and Fernhill areas were transferred from the city area to the new South Lanarkshire council area.
Glenda May Jackson, CBE (born 9 May 1936) is a British actress and former Labour Party politician.
The Gorbals is an area in the city of Glasgow, Scotland, on the south bank of the River Clyde.
Henry Graham Greene (2 October 1904 – 3 April 1991), better known by his pen name Graham Greene, was an English novelist regarded by many as one of the greatest writers of the 20th century.
The Grand Theatre, also known as Leeds Grand Theatre and Leeds Grand Theatre and Opera House, is a theatre and opera house in the centre of Leeds, West Yorkshire, England.
Greg Hicks (born 27 May 1953) is an English actor.
The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, often shortened to Hamlet, is a tragedy written by William Shakespeare at an uncertain date between 1599 and 1602.
Helen Victoria Baxendale (born 7 June 1970) is an English actress of stage and television, known for her roles as Rachel in the British comedy-drama Cold Feet (1997–2003), and Emily in the American sitcom Friends (1997–98).
Henry Ian Cusick (born 17 April 1967) is a Peruvian actor of television, film, and theatre and a television director.
Iain Robertson (born 27 May 1981) is a BAFTA award winning Scottish actor.
James and the Giant Peach is a popular children's novel written in 1961 by British author Roald Dahl.
James Bridie (3 January 1888 in Glasgow – 29 January 1951 in Edinburgh) was the pseudonym of the Scottish playwright, screenwriter and surgeon whose real name was Osborne Henry Mavor.
John G. Mossman (London 1817–1890) was one of a number of English sculptors who dominated the production and teaching of sculpture in Glasgow for 50 years after his arrival with his father and brothers from his native London in 1828.
Jonathan Watson is a Scottish actor best known for his comedy sketch show Only an Excuse?, which parodies people and events from the world of Scottish football, and the BBC comedy Bob Servant Independent in which he appears with Brian Cox.
Julie Legrand (born in Pitlochry, Scotland) is a British television, film, and stage actress best known for her role as Jeanette Dunkley on Footballers' Wives and Footballers' Wives: Extra Time.
Karen Fishwick (born c. 1990) is a Scottish actor and musician.
The King's Theatre is located in Glasgow, Scotland.
Laurance Rudic (born 10 September 1952) is a British theatre artist best known for his long association as a leading member of the Glasgow Citizens Theatre company - 1972-1996.
The Laurence Olivier Awards, or simply the Olivier Awards, are presented annually by the Society of London Theatre to recognise excellence in professional theatre in London at an annual ceremony in the capital.
Leonard Maguire (26 May 1924 – 12 September 1997) was a British actor, born in England but most renowned in Scotland where he lived for much of his life.
Lewis Collins (27 May 1946 – 27 November 2013)"Happy Birthday Richard Hastilow, 65", The Times, 26 May 2010 was an English film and theatre actor.
A Lord Provost (Scottish Gaelic: Àrd-Phrobhaist) is convenor of the local authority, the civic head and the lord-lieutenant of one of the principal cities of Scotland.
Manhattan Ensemble Theatre ("MET") was an award-winning,.
Sir David Mark Rylance Waters (born 18 January 1960), known professionally as Mark Rylance, is an English actor, theatre director, and playwright.
Melpomene (Μελπομένη; "to sing" or "the one that is melodious"), initially the Muse of Chorus, she then became the Muse of Tragedy, for which she is best known now.
Mesopotamia is a historical region in West Asia situated within the Tigris–Euphrates river system, in modern days roughly corresponding to most of Iraq, Kuwait, parts of Northern Saudi Arabia, the eastern parts of Syria, Southeastern Turkey, and regions along the Turkish–Syrian and Iran–Iraq borders.
Moira Shearer, Lady Kennedy (17 January 1926 – 31 January 2006), was an internationally renowned British ballet dancer and actress.
Molly Urquhart (1906–1977) was a Scottish actress.
The Muses (/ˈmjuːzɪz/; Ancient Greek: Μοῦσαι, Moũsai) are the inspirational goddesses of literature, science, and the arts in Greek mythology.
Music is an art form and cultural activity whose medium is sound organized in time.
In North India, Nautch is one of several styles of popular dance, performed by girls known as Nautch girls.
The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.
The New York Drama Critics' Circle is made up of 19 drama critics from daily newspapers, magazines and wire services based in the New York City metropolitan area.
No Mean City is a 1935 novel by H. Kingsley Long, a journalist, and Alexander McArthur, an unemployed worker.
The O2 Academy Glasgow (formerly the Carling Academy Glasgow) is a music venue on Eglinton Street in the Gorbals (Laurieston) area of Glasgow.
An Off-Broadway theatre is any professional venue in Manhattan in New York City with a seating capacity between 100 and 499, inclusive.
Pantomime (informally panto) is a type of musical comedy stage production designed for family entertainment.
Paul Vincent Carroll (10 July 1900 – 20 October 1968) was an Irish dramatist and writer of movie scenarios and television scripts.
The Pavilion Theatre is a theatre in Glasgow located on Renfield Street.
Peter Pan is a fictional character created by Scottish novelist and playwright J. M. Barrie.
Philip Prowse (born 1937) is a stage director and designer, and an actor and was one of the triumvirate of directors at the Citizens Theatre in Glasgow from 1970 until 2004.
Pierce Brendan Brosnan Hon (born 16 May 1953) is an Irish actor, film producer, and activist.
A playwright or dramatist (rarely dramaturge) is a person who writes plays.
A producing house is a theatre which produces its own shows in-house.
A proscenium (προσκήνιον) is the metaphorical vertical plane of space in a theatre, usually surrounded on the top and sides by a physical proscenium arch (whether or not truly "arched") and on the bottom by the stage floor itself, which serves as the frame into which the audience observes from a more or less unified angle the events taking place upon the stage during a theatrical performance.
A rehearsal is an activity in the performing arts that occurs as preparation for a performance in music, theatre, dance and related arts, such as opera, musical theatre and film production.
Robbie Coltrane, OBE (born Anthony Robert McMillan; 30 March 1950) is a Scottish actor and author.
Robert Burns (25 January 175921 July 1796), also known as Rabbie Burns, the Bard of Ayrshire, Ploughman Poet and various other names and epithets, was a Scottish poet and lyricist.
Robert Carlyle, OBE (born 14 April 1961) is a Scottish actor.
Robert David MacDonald (27 August 1929 – 19 May 2004) was a Scottish playwright, translator and theatre director.
Roberta Alexandra Mary Taylor (née Roberts; born 26 February 1948) is an English actress and author.
Ron Butlin is a Scottish poet and novelist who was Edinburgh Makar (Poet Laureate) from 2008–14.
The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, (Scottish Gaelic: Conservatoire Rìoghail na h-Alba) formerly the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama, is a conservatoire of dance, drama, music, production and film in the centre of Glasgow, Scotland.
The Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) is a major British theatre company, based in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England.
The Royalty Theatre was a small London theatre situated at 73 Dean Street, Soho, which opened in 1840 as Miss Kelly's Theatre and Dramatic School and finally closed to the public in 1938.
Rupert James Hector Everett (born 29 May 1959) is an English actor and writer.
Scenes from an Execution is a play by the English playwright Howard Barker.
Theatrical scenic painting includes wide-ranging disciplines, encompassing virtually the entire scope of painting and craft techniques.
Scotland (Alba) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and covers the northern third of the island of Great Britain.
The Scottish Labour Party (Pàrtaidh Làbarach na h-Alba, Scots Labour Pairty; branded Scottish Labour) is the devolved Scotland section of the United Kingdom Labour Party.
Shaun Mark Bean (born 17 April 1959), known professionally as Sean Bean, is an English actor.
Shadow and Substance is an award-winning four-act play written in 1937 by Paul Vincent Carroll.
Sophie Anna Ward (born 30 December 1964) is an English actress.
Stage management is a broad field that is generally defined as the practice of organization and coordination of an event or theatrical production.
Stanley Baxter (born 24 May 1926) is an award-winning Scottish actor and impressionist, known for his popular British television comedy shows The Stanley Baxter Show, Baxter On..., Time For Baxter, The Stanley Baxter Picture Show, The Stanley Baxter Series and Mr Majeika.
Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace is a 1999 American epic space opera written and directed by George Lucas, produced by Lucasfilm and distributed by 20th Century Fox.
Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones is a 2002 American epic space opera film directed by George Lucas and written by Lucas and Jonathan Hales.
Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith is a 2005 American epic space opera film written and directed by George Lucas.
A studio theatre (or simply studio) is a small theatre space.
TAG Theatre Company is a theatre company established in 1967 in Glasgow, Scotland as the outreach arm of the Citizens' Theatre in Glasgow, and was known as the Citizens' Theatre for Youth.
In Greek mythology, Terpsichore (Τερψιχόρη) "delight in dancing" was one of the nine Muses and goddess of dance and chorus.
Thalia (Θάλεια, Θαλία; "the joyous, the flourishing", from θάλλειν, thállein; "to flourish, to be verdant"), also spelled Thaleia, was the goddess who presided over comedy and idyllic poetry.
Thérèse Raquin is a novel (first published in 1867) and a play (first performed in 1873) by the French writer Émile Zola.
The Borrowers is a children's fantasy novel by the English author Mary Norton, published by Dent in 1952.
The Guardian is a British daily newspaper.
The Herald is a Scottish broadsheet newspaper founded in 1783.
The Scotsman is a Scottish compact newspaper and daily news website headquartered in Edinburgh.
The White Steed is an award-winning play in three acts written in 1939 by Paul Vincent Carroll.
Theatre or theater is a collaborative form of fine art that uses live performers, typically actors or actresses, to present the experience of a real or imagined event before a live audience in a specific place, often a stage.
A theatre in the round, arena theatre or central staging is a space for theatre in which the audience surrounds the stage.
The Theatre Museum in the Covent Garden district of London, England, was the United Kingdom's national museum of the performing arts.
The Theatre Royal is the oldest theatre in Glasgow, located at 282 Hope Street in Cowcaddens.
Paul Thomas Mann (6 June 1875 – 12 August 1955) was a German novelist, short story writer, social critic, philanthropist, essayist, and the 1929 Nobel Prize in Literature laureate.
Timothy James Curry (born 19 April 1946) is an English actor, voice actor and singer.
Simon Timothy Roth (born 14 May 1961) is an English actor and director.
Thomas John Honeyman (10 June 1891 – 5 July 1971) was a Scottish curator who was the director of the Glasgow Art Gallery.
Tragedy (from the τραγῳδία, tragōidia) is a form of drama based on human suffering that invokes an accompanying catharsis or pleasure in audiences.
Travels with My Aunt (1969) is a novel written by English author Graham Greene.
Travels with My Aunt is a 1989 comedy adapted by Scottish dramatist by Giles Havergal from the Graham Greene novel of the same title.
The Traverse Theatre is a theatre in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Una McLean MBE (born 1 May 1930 in Strathaven, Scotland) is a British actress and comedian.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
The University of Glasgow (Oilthigh Ghlaschu; Universitas Glasguensis; abbreviated as Glas. in post-nominals) is the fourth-oldest university in the English-speaking world and one of Scotland's four ancient universities.
Victorian architecture is a series of architectural revival styles in the mid-to-late 19th century.
In the history of the United Kingdom, the Victorian era was the period of Queen Victoria's reign, from 20 June 1837 until her death on 22 January 1901.
William Butler Yeats (13 June 186528 January 1939) was an Irish poet and one of the foremost figures of 20th-century literature.
Watford is a town and borough in North West London, England, situated northwest of central London and inside the circumference of the M25 motorway.
West End theatre is a common term for mainstream professional theatre staged in the large theatres of "Theatreland" in and near the West End of London.
West of Scotland was one of the eight electoral regions of the Scottish Parliament that were created in 1999.
William Shakespeare (26 April 1564 (baptised)—23 April 1616) was an English poet, playwright and actor, widely regarded as both the greatest writer in the English language, and the world's pre-eminent dramatist.
World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.
Citizen's Theatre, Citizens' Theatre, Citizens’ Theatre, Citizen’s Theatre, Glasgow Citizen's Theatre, Glasgow Citizens Theatre, Glasgow Citizens' Theatre, The Glasgow Citizens Theatre, The Glasgow Citizens' Theatre.