LGBT

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G Spot

Comedy, cabaret and 'camparet' with host Jojo Sutherland and a host of different guests each time.

The Stand, Edinburgh

Tue 6 May

£5 / 0131 558 7272

  • 20:30

Mae Martin: Slumber Party

Sharp and intelligent wit from the Canadian stand-up, who pretty much wowed at the Fringe last year, as she talks about her painful adolescence and how disappointed she was with 2012's let-down apocalypse.

The Camden Head, London NW1

Tue 20 May

Free / 020 7485 4019

  • 19:30

Pussy Whipped Festival

Three-dayer organised by Edinburgh's queer-feminist underground music night, with a progamme that spans gigs, club nights, films and workshops. The 2014 line-up is typically impressive. Across the weekend there are performances from – among many many others – Maybecyborgs (Germany) – gender fucking art indie pop…

Wee Red Bar, Edinburgh

Fri 25 Apr

Times vary / £6 in advance; £8 on the door / 0131 229 1442

Sat 26 Apr

Times vary / £6 in advance; £8 on the door / 0131 229 1442

Sun 27 Apr

Times vary / £6 in advance; £8 on the door / 0131 229 1442

Thief

LRStageworks Sailor thrives in the bars, dives and flop-houses of the most squalid ports. Look, you will see him. Sailor lives for robbery, imprisonment and expulsion. Be his victim. Sailor's virtues are simple: rent, theft, and betrayal. Join him. LRStageworks presents the Scottish premiere of Thief, by Liam Rudden.

New Town Theatre, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

Magic

0131 226 0000

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Magic

0131 226 0000

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Magic

0131 226 0000

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 24 Aug

Birdcage

An alternative LGBT night playing house, electro and disco.

Broadcast, Glasgow

Fri 18 Apr

£5 / 0141 332 7304

This month's special guest is DENA – a Berlin-based songwriter and vocalist inspired by 90s pop/hip-hop and R&B via an appreciation for electronic/dance/house.

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Ceri Dupree: Fit For A Queen!

To celebrate thirty years on the stage female inpersonator Ceri Dupree presents a homage to his favourite ladies. A mix of musical parodies, quick-fire stand up and camp Hollywood glamour.

Babbacombe Theatre, Torquay

Fri 26 Sep

Over-16s only

£19 (£18) / 01803 328385

Chapter 10 Warehouse

Dance music from Rodhad, Portable AKA Bodycode, Hannah Holland, Dan Beaumont and Charlie Porter.

Autumn Street Studio, London E3

Sun 20 Apr

£16

  • 23:00

212

Urban, hip hop and R&B courtesy of DJs Jon Boi, Ahmed, Hix, Mo K, Tando and Connor Coates.

El Divino, Belfast

Fri 18 Apr

£6; £4 guestlist

  • 22:00

Fri 25 Apr

£6; £4 guestlist

  • 22:00

The Afterparty

Resident DJs play house, dance and chart.

Fuel, Hull

Sat 19 Apr

Phone for prices / 01482 228436

  • 02:00 – 06:00 (Sunday morning)

Sat 26 Apr

Phone for prices / 01482 228436

  • 02:00 – 06:00 (Sunday morning)

Sat 3 May

Phone for prices / 01482 228436

  • 02:00 – 06:00 (Sunday morning)
…and 4 more dates until 31 May

Babylon – The Deep House Party

Midweek clubbing with lasers, house and guest DJs.

Manbar, London WC2H

Thu 8 May

£3 (before 11pm free) / 020 7434 2567

  • 22:00 – 03:30
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Bar Wotever

DJ JoBunny, Hug the DJ, DJ Malteazer and DJ Tres Bien supply an eclectic mix, including indie, punk, retro, alternative, pop and rock.

Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London SE11

Tue 22 Apr

Free / 020 7820 1222

  • 19:00

Tue 29 Apr

Free / 020 7820 1222

  • 19:00

Tue 6 May

Free / 020 7820 1222

  • 19:00
…and 3 more dates until 27 May

Bears in the East

Two floors of fun, including an exclusively male downstairs bar. Not only that, but the lovely chaps from BearScots have sweets galore to hand out.

New Town Bar, Edinburgh

Sat 10 May

Free / 0131 538 7775

  • 22:00 – 02:00

Bears in the West

The BearScots night for Glasgow gents in search of a little furry company. With DJ Corkie providing the sounds and plenty of sweets to go round.

Underground Glasgow

Fri 2 May

Free / 0141 553 2456

  • 21:00 – 01:00

BearScotFest

Those cuddly fellas at the Bear Scots once again welcome 'bears, cubs, chasers, otters and admirers' for a weekend of furry fun including multiple parties and club nights, brunches and the crowning of Mr BearScot.

Various venues, Edinburgh

Fri 3 Oct

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed

Sat 4 Oct

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed

Sun 5 Oct

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed

Beartrap

Resident DJs on rotation play dance, house and party tunes.

Manbar, London WC2H

Mon 21 Apr

Free / 020 7434 2567

  • 21:00 – 03:30

Mon 28 Apr

Free / 020 7434 2567

  • 21:00 – 03:30

Mon 5 May

Free / 020 7434 2567

  • 21:00 – 03:30
…and 3 more dates until 26 May back to top

Bi & Beyond

Informal space for bisexual (and beyond) people to get together for social activities.

LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing, Edinburgh

Wed 7 May

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Wed 21 May

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Wed 4 Jun

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 19:00 – 21:00
…and 7 more dates until 17 Sep

Big Gay Friday

Pop, disco, commercial dance, R&B and funky house from resident DJs.

Cruz 101, Manchester

Fri 18 Apr

£6 guestlist; £1 ( £5) / 0161 950 0101

  • 23:00 – 06:00

Fri 25 Apr

£6 guestlist; £1 ( £5) / 0161 950 0101

  • 23:00 – 06:00

Fri 2 May

£6 guestlist; £1 ( £5) / 0161 950 0101

  • 23:00 – 06:00
…and 4 more dates until 30 May

The Big LGBT Music Jam

Music-making in a creative and supportive environment. Bring an instrument (which could be your voice) and join in with singing, playing or just listening.

LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing, Edinburgh

Sat 3 May

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Sat 7 Jun

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Sat 5 Jul

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 13:00 – 16:00
…and 4 more dates until 1 Nov

Shandon Snooker, Edinburgh

Sat 6 Dec

Free / 0131 313 2069

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Big Saturday Night Out

DJ Lotty and DJ Primani spin pop, retro hits and R&B.

The Village, Birmingham

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 0121 622 4742

  • 22:30 – 05:30

Sat 26 Apr

Free / 0121 622 4742

  • 22:30 – 05:30

Bijou: The Cocktail Social for Gay Women

A unique evening for women to mingle, have a few drinks and socialise in a welcoming, all-inclusive atmosphere.

Cos Bar, London EC4V

Mon 12 May

£7.50 advance prepay guestlist; £10 on the door. / 020 7329 9940

  • 20:00 – 02:00

Mon 9 Jun

£7.50 advance prepay guestlist; £10 on the door. / 020 7329 9940

  • 20:00 – 02:00

Mon 14 Jul

£7.50 advance prepay guestlist; £10 on the door. / 020 7329 9940

  • 20:00 – 02:00
…and 2 more dates until 8 Sep back to top

The Bliss LGBT Party

Eighties dance from Madame Souza, with a live performance from The X Factor contestant Kitty Brucknell.

South Devon Arts Centre, Totnes

Fri 30 May

£12; £10 adv / 0844 888 0435

  • 19:30

Bubu

Dance courtesy of resident DJs.

The Shoe Factory, Belfast

Fri 2 May

Phone for prices / 028 9031 6060

  • 22:00 – 02:30

Camera Lucida

  • Directed by: Dickie Beau
  • Written by: Dickie Beau (adapt)

Performance artist Dickie Beau directs his latest show, an ensemble piece featuring well-known voices, retrieved through a process of audio recordings edited into digital text. Contains adult content, not suitable for ages below 16.

Barbican Centre, London EC2Y

Tue 28 Oct

The Pit

£18 / 020 7638 8891

  • 20:00 – 21:15

Wed 29 Oct

The Pit

£18 / 020 7638 8891

  • 20:00 – 21:15

Thu 30 Oct

The Pit

£18 / 020 7638 8891

  • 20:00 – 21:15
…and 6 more dates until 8 Nov

Cherry

Dance courtesy of resident DJs.

The Shoe Factory, Belfast

Fri 25 Apr

Phone for prices / 028 9031 6060

  • 22:00 – 02:30

Chick Habit

DJs Amy B and CeCe spin indie, alternative, disco punk and electro, with live performances.

Candy Bar, London W1D

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 020 7494 4041

  • 19:00 – 03:00

Thu 1 May

Free / 020 7494 4041

  • 19:00 – 03:00

Thu 8 May

Free / 020 7494 4041

  • 19:00 – 03:00
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