Cars and Boys
Our verdict: Three-and-a-half stars
Event: Turbo Valve, poetry and prose readings, the Poetry Club, Glasgow
THE BROWN sugar had barely dissolved in the latte when Eddie Jackson was again stirring up the debate about funding for theatre in Scotland.
l Inchkeith in the Firth of Forth, which is part of Fife, has had a colourful history, dating back to the 12th century, when people crossed the estuary by boat.
In 1493, a youthful King James IV embarked on a curious experiment, decamping two infant children to Inchkeith island on the Firth of Forth in the care of a mute woman.
The Beautiful Cosmos of Ivor Cutler
How to dramatise the splendidly assorted life and work of Ivor Cutler?
Our verdict: three stars
Poirot star David Suchet is reported to be planning to drag himself back on to the London stage to play Lady Bracknell in Oscar Wilde's The Importance Of Being Earnest.
THERE aren't many octogenarians who become the talk of the town by hooking up with the hippest show on television, but that is the fate that has befallen US comedian Bob Newhart.
This May Hurt A Bit
Job Seekers Anonymous
Event: David Sedaris, comedy, City Halls, Glasgow