Southside Fringe,

Various venues,

From today

THE 17-day annual festival

will see between 30 to 50 local venues host around 100 to 200 art, drama, cabaret, comedy, music, literature, spoken word, health and lifestyle and food and drink events. Catch an evening of musical theatre tonight at Cellar. A top-secret launch night is also taking place tonight. Keep your eyes peeled on the event’s social media pages for all the details. Mrs Doubtfire actor and comedian Scott Capurro (pictured) will also be hitting The Glad Cafe tonight for a one-hour solo show. Visit for the full programme and ticket details.

80 Years of Cinema,


From today

THIS weekend, the City Centre picturehouse celebrates 80 years of cinema on Rose Street. The Cosmo, the grand single-screen cinema that became Glasgow Film Theatre in 1974, first opened its doors in May 1939. To mark the occasion, staff have chosen four films from across the decades, each of which celebrates the magic, wonder and unique fascination of the cinema experience. These screenings are all offered completely free. Tonight it’s Mulholland Drive. Tomorrow will see The Wizard of Oz before things round off on Sunday with Cinema Paradiso. Head on over to

Community Cinema,

Number 18 Venue,

Tonight, 6pm

NUMBER 18’s Community Cinema brings affordable experiences for all. This week, it’s Ocean’s 8. Five years, eight months, 12 days and counting – that’s how long Debbie Ocean has been devising the biggest heist of her life. She knows what it’s going to take – a team of the best people in the field, starting with her partner-in-crime Lou Miller. Together, they recruit a crew of specialists. Their target – a necklace that’s worth more than $150million. All events include food and drink with a movie ticket. Seating is on a first come, first served basis. Call 0141 646 0123 for more details.