Citizens Theatre in £4.9m pound development
Glasgow's Citizens Theatre has launched the acting careers of Stanley Baxter, Rupert Everett and Alan Rickman.
The theatre is has been awarded £4.9m Heritage Lottery funding towards its upgrade, the biggest refurbishment in its 135 year history.
Originally opened as a variety theatre in 1878, the building has been home to the Citizens Theatre Company since 1945.
BBC Scotland's arts correspondent Pauline McLean reports.
10 Jun 2014
- From the section Scotland