BWW Review: MAMMY GOOSE, Tron Theatre, GlasgowBWW Review: MAMMY GOOSE, Tron Theatre, Glasgow
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Dec 1, 2018

Mammy Goose always thought she was going to be somebody, though life hasn't quite worked out like that. Her dreams of glittering Holyrood parties hob-knobbing with the Scottish elite like The Krankies and Sean Batty have gone down the pan. The frying pan. Her life is less Debbie McGhee more McGhee's the Bakers. She's working her fingers to the bone in that wee cafe of hers with her only friend in the world is Lucy - a talking Goose (and you can imagine the stares in street walking arm-in-arm with a 6ft goose). (more...)

BroadwayWorld's Top Christmas Picks For Glasgow TheatreBroadwayWorld's Top Christmas Picks For Glasgow Theatre
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Nov 21, 2018

BroadwayWorld reviewer Natalie O'Donoghue selects her top pick of shows to see in Glasgow this festive period. (more...)

Tron Theatre Panto King Johnny McKnight Returns For MAMMY GOOSETron Theatre Panto King Johnny McKnight Returns For MAMMY GOOSE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2018

It's almost panto time at the Tron Theatre and this year we are delighted to announce that our 2018 pantomime MAMMY GOOSE (27 Nov '18 - 6 Jan '19) is once again written by, directed by and starring the undisputed king of panto Johnny McKnight! This year's run also welcomes McCrea Financial Services, one of Scotland's leading independent financial advisers, as our sponsors. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at BINGO! at Edinburgh's Assembly HallPhoto Flash: First Look at BINGO! at Edinburgh's Assembly Hall
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2018

Promotional images of the new comedy musical Bingo! have been released today. Grid Iron Theatre Company and Stellar Quines Theatre Company present Bingo!, a new musical comedy focusing on lives of six characters and one fateful night at the bingo. Bingo! tours Scotland in March and April 2018. (more...)

Grid Iron And Stellar Quines Present BINGO! A New Musical ComedyGrid Iron And Stellar Quines Present BINGO! A New Musical Comedy
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2017

Grid Iron Theatre Company and Stellar Quines Theatre Company present Bingo!, a new musical comedy focusing on lives of six characters and one fateful night at the bingo. Bingo! tours Scotland in March and April 2018. (more...)

BWW Review: ALICE IN WEEGIELAND, Tron Theatre, GlasgowBWW Review: ALICE IN WEEGIELAND, Tron Theatre, Glasgow
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Dec 6, 2017

WEEGIELAND: a pantospherical wonderland populated with talking creatures, maniacal power-hungry queens and a fella who can get you a pirate copy of Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them Part 6 before its even been written yet. (more...)

Generous Tron Theatre Customers Pay It Forward With PantoGenerous Tron Theatre Customers Pay It Forward With Panto
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2017

It's almost panto time at the Tron Theatre and this year's offering, Alice in Weegieland (1 Dec '17 - 7 Jan '18), written once again by Johnny McKnight, promises to take audiences 'doon the stank' to the weird and fantastical Weegieland populated by magical talking creatures and a power-hungry queen with a penchant for jam tarts (the cake, not the football team). (more...)

Tron Theatre's Original Artistic Director Returns To Stage Russian Classic In 35th Anniversary YearTron Theatre's Original Artistic Director Returns To Stage Russian Classic In 35th Anniversary Year
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2017

2017 is the Tron Theatre's 35th anniversary year and several milestone events have been programmed to mark this significant birthday.  Central to this programme of activity is our autumn production Brothers Karamazov.  (more...)

BWW Interviews: Johnny McKnight on THE SNAW QUEEN
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Nov 7, 2016

BWW speaks to Johnny McKnight about writing and starring in The Snaw Queen at the Tron Theatre, Glasgow. (more...)

Panto King Johnny McKnight Returns in the Shape of Kristine 'Cagney' Kringle for Tron Theatre Company's THE SNAW QUEEN
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2016

It's that time of year again, oh yes it is! Johnny McKnight is back with us at the Tron Theatre this year for our annual panto shenanigans, writing, directing and performing in The Snaw Queen. (more...)

Puppet Adaptation of MADAME BUTTERFLY Set for 2016 Brits Off Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2016

59E59 Theaters will host BUTTERFLY, Ramesh Meyyappan's striking adaptation of Madame Butterfly, at Brits Off Broadway. Written and directed by Mr. Meyyappan, with puppets by Gavin Glover, BUTTERFLY begins performances on Saturday, April 23 for a limited engagement through Saturday, May 14.  Press opening is Friday, April 29 at 8:30 PM.  The performance schedule is Tuesday - Thursday at 7:30 PM; Friday at 8:30 PM; Saturday at 2:30 PM & 8:30 PM; and Sunday at 3:30 PM. Performances are at 59E59 Theaters (59 East 59th Street, between Park and Madison Avenues). Tickets are $25 ($17.50 for 59E59 Members). To purchase tickets, call Ticket Central at (212) 279-4200 or visit www.59e59.org.  (more...)

SLEEPING BETTY to Play Tron Theatre This Holiday Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2015

Award-winning playwright David Ireland (Can't Forget About You, Everything Between Us) has turned his hand to writing our panto script this year, and with our trusted director/designer Kenny Miller at the helm, SLEEPING BETTY promises to be a hoot, filled with all the usual Glesga patter, hilarious slapstick and general nonsense. (more...)

SLEEPING BETTY to Play Tron Theatre This Holiday Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2015

Award-winning playwright David Ireland (Can't Forget About You, Everything Between Us) has turned his hand to writing our panto script this year, and with our trusted director/designer Kenny Miller at the helm, SLEEPING BETTY promises to be a hoot, filled with all the usual Glesga patter, hilarious slapstick and general nonsense. (more...)

Tron Theatre to Present MIRACLE ON 34 PARNIE STREET,Today-Jan 4
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2014

This Christmas the Tron are triply-excited, because we welcome back Scotland's Prince Of Panto, Johnny McKnight -- not only as writer and director, but as outrageous dame Kristine Cagney Kringle in our brand-new, side-splitting, Weegie-fied version of the heart-warming Christmas classic Miracle On 34th Street: Miracle on 34 Parnie Street. (more...)

Tron Theatre to Present MIRACLE ON 34 PARNIE STREET, Nov 28-Jan 4
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2014

This Christmas the Tron are triply-excited, because we welcome back Scotland's Prince Of Panto, Johnny McKnight -- not only as writer and director, but as outrageous dame Kristine Cagney Kringle in our brand-new, side-splitting, Weegie-fied version of the heart-warming Christmas classic Miracle On 34th Street: Miracle on 34 Parnie Street. (more...)

HAMLET, 1984, IN TIME O' STRIFE and More Set for Citizens Theatre's Autumn 2014 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2014

The Citizens Theatre today announces its Autumn 2014 season including: A new production of Shakespeare's Hamlet directed by Dominic Hill and starring Brian Ferguson, Roberta Taylor and Peter Guinness; Headlong's 5-star production of 1984, transferring direct from a West End run for its Scottish premiere; National Theatre of Scotland's gutsy production of In Time O' Strife, Joe Corrie's examination of a Fife mining community; Kill Johnny Glendenning, a brutal new comedy by young Scottish writer DC Jackson; and a new production of A Christmas Carol directed by Dominic Hill. (more...)