LGBT

144 events

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A:M

Promising 'the naughtiest party for the dirtiest boyz', there's an amateur strip contest, giveaways, gogo dancers and the intriguingly named 'Scally Alley'.

Fire, London SW8

Fri 31 Oct

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00 A:M Fire, London

Fri 7 Nov

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00 A:M Fire, London

Fri 14 Nov

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00 A:M Fire, London
…and 40 more dates until 21 Aug 2015

Hashtag Fridays

With DJs BelledeHell, David Clark and Gavin Watson.

The Polo Lounge, Glasgow

Fri 31 Oct

Free before 11pm; £4–£5 after

Fri 7 Nov

Free before 11pm; £4–£5 after

Fri 14 Nov

Free before 11pm; £4–£5 after

…and 5 more dates until 19 Dec

Hot Mess

Queer dance party where the focus is on the music, which is a heady mix of pop classics, obscure synthwave, house, techno and disco from the safe hands of DJ Simonotron.

The Annexe at the Liquid Room, Edinburgh

Fri 31 Oct

£4 before 11.30pm; £6 after / 0131 225 2564

  • 23:00 – 03:00 Hot Mess The Annexe at the Liquid Room, Edinburgh

Fri 28 Nov

£4 before 11.30pm; £6 after / 0131 225 2564

  • 23:00 – 03:00 Hot Mess The Annexe at the Liquid Room, Edinburgh

The Poetry Club, Glasgow

Sat 8 Nov

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00 Hot Mess The Poetry Club, Glasgow

Sat 13 Dec

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00 Hot Mess The Poetry Club, Glasgow

Glasgay!

Celebrating its 21st anniversary this year, the massive celebration of queer culture boasts impressive programme of theatre, comedy, music, clubs and visual art events.

Various venues: Glasgow

Fri 31 Oct

Times & prices vary / 0141 552 7575

Sat 1 Nov

Times & prices vary / 0141 552 7575

Sun 2 Nov

Times & prices vary / 0141 552 7575

…and 13 more dates until 15 Nov

There Were Two Brothers

Monologue/lecture/storytelling performance about two brothers growing up gay in Dundee.

Scottish Youth Theatre, Glasgow

Fri 31 Oct

£8–£10 / 0141 552 3988

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Cardinal Sinne

There's to be a new Pope, and the Cardinal needs to journey to the Vatican for the election, but a journalist stalls his trip by asking questions about the past.

Tron Theatre, Glasgow

Fri 31 Oct

£10 (£8) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Glasgay!.

Sat 1 Nov

£10 (£8) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Glasgay!.

Yes!

Launched by a group of friends who want a gay night that plays indie and guitar bands, the emphasis is firmly on music from classic artists such as David Bowie, The Smiths and Blondie and cutting edge acts like Django Django, Band of Skulls and Grimes.

The Flying Duck, Glasgow

Fri 7 Nov

Free before midnight; £5 after (Students £3) / 0141 564 1450

  • 20:00 – 03:00 Yes! The Flying Duck, Glasgow

Fri 5 Dec

Free before midnight; £5 after / 0141 564 1450

  • 20:00 – 03:00 Yes! The Flying Duck, Glasgow

Colquhoun & MacBryde

John Byrne's play about artists Robert Colquhoun and Robert MacBryde, who met at Glasgow School of Art and forged a lifelong relationship.

Tron Theatre, Glasgow

Fri 31 Oct

£6–£10 (£7.50) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Glasgay!.

Sat 1 Nov

£6–£10 (£7.50) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Glasgay!.

Sun 2 Nov

£6–£10 (£7.50) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Glasgay!.

…and 6 more dates until 8 Nov

The Madness of Lady Bright

On a hot New York night a drag queen reflects on her own mortality, haunted by the memories of those who she has loved and lost.

Rose and Grants, Glasgow

Fri 31 Oct

£8 / 0141 553 0501

Performed alongside 'Mr & Mrs Laughton'. Part of Glasgay!.

Sat 1 Nov

£8 / 0141 553 0501

Performed alongside 'Mr & Mrs Laughton'. Part of Glasgay!.

Menergy

Monthly Italo disco and Hi-NRG gay dance party, hosted by Lady Munter and her 'Muntourage' of drag queens.

Axm, Glasgow

Sat 1 Nov

£25 (meet & greet £40) / 0141 552 5761

A Hallowe'en show from RuPaul's Drag Race winner, fan favourite and scream queen Sharon Needles.

  • 23:00 – 03:00 Menergy Axm, Glasgow
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Club Noir: Hallowe'en Burlesque

It's Hallowe'en, and the theme should be self-explanatory for this latest edition of Scotland's biggest burlesque club. Dressing up is positively encouraged, remember.

O2 Academy Glasgow

Sat 1 Nov

£17.43 / 0844 477 2000

David Hoyle: Illustration: Prissy Lips

The famously controversial cabaret artiste presents an evening of avant garde hilarity that champions the LGBT cause against the bullying of the heterosexual world. With a guest appearance by Prissy Lips.

Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London SE11

Thu 6 Nov

£10 / 020 7820 1222

Sin-Sational Saturdays

Be as bad as you can be at Polo's thoroughly wicked Saturday night, with DJs David Clark, Preston Connor and Gavin Watson.

The Polo Lounge, Glasgow

Sat 1 Nov

£6 (£5)

Sat 8 Nov

£6 (£5)

Sat 15 Nov

£6 (£5)

…and 6 more dates until 27 Dec

212

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

El Divino, Belfast

Fri 31 Oct

£6; £4 guestlist

  • 22:00 212 El Divino, Belfast

Fri 7 Nov

£6; £4 guestlist

  • 22:00 212 El Divino, Belfast

Fri 14 Nov

£6; £4 guestlist

  • 22:00 212 El Divino, Belfast
…and 2 more dates until 28 Nov

Bi & Beyond

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

LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing, Edinburgh

Wed 5 Nov

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 19:00 – 21:00 Bi & Beyond LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing, Edinburgh

Wed 19 Nov

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 19:00 – 21:00 Bi & Beyond LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing, Edinburgh

Wed 3 Dec

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 19:00 – 21:00 Bi & Beyond LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing, Edinburgh

Wed 17 Dec

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 19:00 – 21:00 Bi & Beyond LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing, Edinburgh
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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

Fri 31 Oct

The Pit

£18 / 020 7638 8891

Sat 1 Nov

The Pit

£18 / 020 7638 8891

Wed 5 Nov

The Pit

£18 / 020 7638 8891

…and 3 more dates until 8 Nov

Edinburgh Gay Men's Book Group

A book club for gents with a lust for reading. All types of books considered.

LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing, Edinburgh

Wed 26 Nov

Free / 0131 523 1100

Edinburgh Gay Men's Chorus: Elements

It;s a blend of music all inspired by elements – think earth, water, wind and fire, from the lovely guys at EGMC.

Church Hill Theatre, Edinburgh

Sat 29 Nov

£9.50 (£6.50) / 0131 447 7597

SheBoom

Glasgow-based women's drumming collective.

Adelaides, Glasgow

Fri 31 Oct

£5 (suggested donation) / 0141 248 4970

Special birthday celebrating 21 years of SheBoom with all profits going to Glasgow Women's Aid & Rape Crisis Scotland.

  • 19:30 – 23:30 SheBoom Adelaides, Glasgow

Clydeside Wedding and Civil Partnership Show

More than 70 Scottish wedding suppliers spread across two rooms, plus a music showcase and other surprises, to help you get set for your big day.

Fifteen Ninety Nine, Glasgow

Sun 2 Nov

Sun 15 Mar 2015

Free

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Cuestars

Friendly, social snooker group for the LGBT community and friends, meeting on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month.

Shandon Snooker, Edinburgh

Tue 11 Nov

£2 per session / 0131 313 2069

  • 19:00 – 21:00 Cuestars Shandon Snooker, Edinburgh

Tue 25 Nov

£2 per session / 0131 313 2069

  • 19:00 – 21:00 Cuestars Shandon Snooker, Edinburgh

Tue 9 Dec

£2 per session / 0131 313 2069

  • 19:00 – 21:00 Cuestars Shandon Snooker, Edinburgh

Tue 23 Dec

£2 per session / 0131 313 2069

  • 19:00 – 21:00 Cuestars Shandon Snooker, Edinburgh

Rubyfruits

Social evenings for lesbian and bisexual ladies, with regular meetings to plan activities, network and maybe even meet someone special.

The Regent, Edinburgh

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 0131 661 8198

Sun 9 Nov

Free / 0131 661 8198

Sun 16 Nov

Free / 0131 661 8198

…and 6 more dates until 28 Dec

Woodland Creatures, Edinburgh

Wed 5 Nov

Free / 0131 629 5509

Wed 12 Nov

Free / 0131 629 5509

Wed 19 Nov

Free / 0131 629 5509

…and 4 more dates until 17 Dec

Slope

Untitled Projects reconceive their 2006 production of Pamela Carter's Slope for an intimate studio setting, lending new weight to a 19th century love triangle.

Citizens Theatre, Glasgow

Wed 12 Nov

Circle Studio

£8.50 / 0141 429 0022

Part of Glasgay!.

Thu 13 Nov

Circle Studio

£12 (£2; Students £8.50; Children £8.50) / 0141 429 0022

Part of Glasgay!.

Fri 14 Nov

Circle Studio

£12 (£2; Students £8.50; Children £8.50) / 0141 429 0022

Part of Glasgay!.

…and 6 more dates until 22 Nov

Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Wed 26 Nov

£16 (£8–£13) / 0131 228 1404

Part of Glasgay!.

  • 20:00 Slope Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Thu 27 Nov

£16 (£8–£13) / 0131 228 1404

Part of Glasgay!.

  • 20:00 Slope Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Fri 28 Nov

£16 (£8–£13) / 0131 228 1404

Part of Glasgay!.

  • 20:00 Slope Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Sat 29 Nov

£16 (£8–£13) / 0131 228 1404

Part of Glasgay!.

  • 20:00 Slope Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

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 4 Nov

£5 / 020 7820 1222

Tue 11 Nov

£5 / 020 7820 1222

Tue 18 Nov

£5 / 020 7820 1222

Tue 25 Nov

£5 / 020 7820 1222

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.

The Regent, Edinburgh

Sat 13 Dec

Free / 0131 661 8198

A fabulous Christmas special night.

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