Glasgow Comedy Festival

Twelve Days of Christmas: Day Six

For the sixth day of Christmas, my pal gave to me...

Theatrical Comedy

The Ether Frolics, Short Attention Span Theatre, The Lions of Lisbon, Chris McQueer, Filth, and Don't Get Mad Get Everything

 

Want to avoid pointless gifts which will just gather dust? Give someone a laugh this Christmas!

We're putting together a festive guide to shows perfect for a unique gift or stocking filler. Each day will focus on a different genre to inspire your present giving!


The Ether Frolics of Ballinascreen is a musical play which tells the true story of the 'ether drinking craze' which swept through Ulster in the late 19th century. Showing at Òran Mór, the production looks askance at the bizarre and hilarious events in the Ballinascreen disctrict at the height of the frolics.

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Short Attention Span Theatre is returning to CCA after a sold out 2019 show with a specially curated collection of short theatre from Chris McQueer, Catriona Duggan, Angie Strachan and others.

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May 1967. 10,000 of the world's greatest football supporters embarked on the most important crusade since the quest for the Holy Grail. In The Lions of Lisbon at Òran Mór a cast of ten, plus live band, recreate the humour, passion and occasional calamity that accompanied Glasgow & District XI showing Europe's finest how to play the beautiful game.

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In his brand new play at Tron Theatre, Chris McQueer takes a look at social media celebrity culture with the story of Scotland's most famous influencer, Agnes Aratoria. As she unplugs herself from the internet and does a runner to the Highlands, can she find a bit of peace?

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The Vesta Girls are performing a hilarious drag parody of the 1996 classic film First Wives Club at Britannia Panopticon - starring Lola Fierce, Auntie Effie, Sally Satrsahine and Nomi Devine.

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For a more low-key Tuesday evening option, Sloans is giving you the opportunity to see your favourite hit movies back on the big screen in their beautiful Grand Ballroom. You can catch Filth and The Angel's Share, with a tasty main meal included in the ticket price!

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