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Hot Mess

Gay club night describing itself as 'an irregular party for irregular folks', where the focus is on the music, which is a heady mix of disco, hi-NRG, acid house, Italo and electro from the safe hands of DJ Simonotron (Club for Heroes/Devil Disco Club).

The Poetry Club, Glasgow

Sat 11 Oct

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00

Sat 8 Nov

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00

Sat 13 Dec

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00

The Lady Boys of Bangkok: Glamorous Amorous

The Lady Boys present their world-famous show with renditions of J-Lo, Whitney, Kylie et al.

King George's Hall, Blackburn

Mon 6 Oct

£21.50 (£20) / 01254 582579

  • 19:30

Pretty Ugly

The Pretty Ugly girls play sexy, glamorous indie rock'n'roll, electro beats, 60s soul and experiment with some new artists to get everyone in the mood for dirty dancing.

The Admiral, Glasgow

Sat 11 Oct

£5–£6 / 0141 221 7705

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Sat 8 Nov

£5–£6 / 0141 221 7705

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Sat 13 Dec

£5–£6 / 0141 221 7705

  • 20:00 – 03:00

Briefs - The Second Coming

An entertaining mix of cabaret, burlesque, modern circus theatre and drag from the seven-strong troupe, presenting a sequined-filled, fun show. Featuring Shivahhah, 'Captain Kidd', Dallas Dellaforce, and from the Tom Tom Crew and CIRCA ZOO, Ben Lewis.

The London Wonderground Spiegeltent, SE1

Tue 16 Sep

£15.50 / 0844 545 8282

  • 19:30

Wed 17 Sep

£15.50 / 0844 545 8282

  • 19:30

Thu 18 Sep

£15.50 / 0844 545 8282

  • 19:30
…and 9 more dates until 28 Sep

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

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Icebreakers

Social group for people who want to make new friends in LGBT company, now at the lovely and friendly Regent Bar and organised by the LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing.

The Regent, Edinburgh

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 0131 661 8198

  • 19:30 – 21:30

Wed 22 Oct

Free / 0131 661 8198

  • 19:30 – 21:30

Wed 26 Nov

Free / 0131 661 8198

  • 19:30 – 21:30

My Night With Reg

  • Directed by: Robert Hastie
  • Written by: Kevin Elyot

Guy is hosting a party for new friends and old alike, and during this summer of 1985, the world as Guy et al see it, is going to change forever. Kevin Elyot's comedy is directed by Robert Hastie and features Jonathan Broadbent as Guy.

Donmar Warehouse, London WC2H

Mon 15 Sep

£15–£35 / 0844 871 7624

Tue 16 Sep

£15–£35 / 0844 871 7624

Wed 17 Sep

£15–£35 / 0844 871 7624

…and 9 more dates until 27 Sep

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 16 Sep

£5 / 020 7820 1222

  • 19:00

Tue 23 Sep

£5 / 020 7820 1222

  • 19:00

Tue 30 Sep

£5 / 020 7820 1222

  • 19:00

Joy

The seminal Edinburgh gay night returns.

Studio 24, Edinburgh

Sat 27 Sep

£10 in advance; £15 on the door / 0131 558 3758

The clubnight celebrates its 21st birthday with Maggie and Alan, Trendy Wendy, Sally F, Brett King and DJ Michelle.

  • 22:30 – 03:00

Slosh!

Disco courtesy of Regal MC.

The Shoe Factory, Belfast

Wed 17 Sep

Phone for prices / 028 9031 6060

  • 22:00 – 02:00

Wed 24 Sep

Phone for prices / 028 9031 6060

  • 22:00 – 02:00

Wed 1 Oct

Phone for prices / 028 9031 6060

  • 22:00 – 02:00
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Speculum Orum: Shackled to the Dead

A requiem for piano and voice set in the hold of a slave ship, performed and composed by multi-talented countertenor/artist/pianist M Lamar (his twin sister is Laverne Cox, one of the stars of Orange Is the New Black). Also performed are segments of Lamar's Surveillance Punishment and the Black Psyche.

Tramway, Glasgow

Sat 27 Sep

£6 for Saturday pass; £14 for weekend pass / 0845 330 3501

Part of ARIKA14 Episode 6: Make a Way Out of No Way.

212

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

El Divino, Belfast

Fri 19 Sep

£6; £4 guestlist

  • 22:00

Fri 26 Sep

£6; £4 guestlist

  • 22:00

The Afterparty

Resident DJs play house, dance and chart.

Fuel, Hull

Sat 20 Sep

Phone for prices / 01482 228436

  • 02:00 – 06:00 (Sunday morning)

Sat 27 Sep

Phone for prices / 01482 228436

  • 02:00 – 06:00 (Sunday morning)

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 19 Sep

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00

Fri 26 Sep

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00

Fri 3 Oct

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00
…and 46 more dates until 21 Aug 2015

Beartrap

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

Manbar, London WC2H

Mon 15 Sep

Free / 020 7434 2567

  • 21:00 – 03:30

Mon 22 Sep

Free / 020 7434 2567

  • 21:00 – 03:30

Mon 29 Sep

Free / 020 7434 2567

  • 21:00 – 03:30
…and 4 more dates until 27 Oct 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 17 Sep

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Big Gay Friday

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

Cruz 101, Manchester

Fri 19 Sep

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

  • 23:00 – 06:00

Fri 26 Sep

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

  • 23:00 – 06:00

Big Saturday Night Out

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

The Village, Birmingham

Sat 20 Sep

Free / 0121 622 4742

  • 22:30 – 05:30

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 0121 622 4742

  • 22:30 – 05:30

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 0121 622 4742

  • 22:30 – 05:30
…and 3 more dates until 25 Oct

Bijou

A sophisticated relaxed women; where they can enjoy mingling, socialising and flirting over exquisite cocktails, in a stunning City bar. The atmosphere is friendly and welcoming and the attitude non-existent. DJs from 9PM. Monthly on the second Sat.

Adam Street Private Members' Club, London WC2N

Fri 19 Sep

£10; £7.50 adv

  • 20:00 – 02:00

Sat 20 Sep

£10; £7.50 adv

  • 20:00 – 02:00

Fri 26 Sep

£10; £7.50 adv

  • 20:00 – 02:00
…and 22 more dates until 12 Dec

Bingay

Drag superstar Mitzi Macintosh presents the Australian bingo sensation, raising funds for Cancer is a Drag.

Manbar, London WC2H

Mon 15 Sep

Free (£5 per game) / 020 7434 2567

  • 20:00

Mon 22 Sep

Free (£5 per game) / 020 7434 2567

  • 20:00

Mon 29 Sep

Free (£5 per game) / 020 7434 2567

  • 20:00
…and 12 more dates until 22 Dec back to top

The Boogaloo, London N6

Mon 13 Oct

Free / 020 8340 2928

  • 20:00 – 00:00

Briefs: The Second Coming

This raunchy all-male boylesque troupe also performs circus tricks and aerial acrobatics.

The Old Market, Hove

Thu 16 Oct

£20 (£18) / 01273 201800

  • 21:30

Fri 17 Oct

£20 (£18) / 01273 201800

  • 21:30

Sat 18 Oct

£20 (£18) / 01273 201800

  • 21:30

Bubu

Dance courtesy of resident DJs.

The Shoe Factory, Belfast

Fri 3 Oct

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

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

Blackwood Miners' Institute

Sat 18 Oct

£15 (£13) / 01495 227206

  • 19:30

Curve Theatre, Leicester

Thu 18 Sep

£15 / 0116 242 3595

  • 19:45

Fri 19 Sep

£15 / 0116 242 3595

  • 19:45

Sat 20 Sep

£15 / 0116 242 3595

  • 19:45

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