After 5pm, LGBT

135 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 24 Oct

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00 A:M Fire, London

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
…and 41 more dates until 21 Aug 2015

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

Hashtag Fridays

With DJs BelledeHell, David Clark and Gavin Watson.

The Polo Lounge, Glasgow

Fri 24 Oct

Free before 11pm; £4–£5 after

Fri 31 Oct

Free before 11pm; £4–£5 after

Fri 7 Nov

Free before 11pm; £4–£5 after

…and 6 more dates until 19 Dec

The Afterparty

Resident DJs play house, dance and chart.

Fuel, Hull

Sat 25 Oct

Phone for prices / 01482 228436

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

Wed 29 Oct

The Pit

£18 / 020 7638 8891

Thu 30 Oct

The Pit

£18 / 020 7638 8891

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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 22 Oct

Free / 0131 661 8198

Wed 26 Nov

Free / 0131 661 8198

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

ShuttleScots Badminton Club

Regular open sessions for all abilities with Edinburgh's own friendly and inclusive lesbian, gay, transgender and bisexual badminton group. It's a fun and easy sport to pick up, with plenty of punning opportunities to boot.

Meadowbank Sports Centre, Edinburgh

Tue 21 Oct

Free for first week; following two weeks £3; 12-week term £30 / 0131 661 5351

Tue 28 Oct

Free for first week; following two weeks £3; 12-week term £30 / 0131 661 5351

Tue 4 Nov

Free for first week; following two weeks £3; 12-week term £30 / 0131 661 5351

…and 7 more dates until 23 Dec

Trans Women

A monthly group meeting for transgender women.

LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing, Edinburgh

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 19:30 – 21:30 Trans Women LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing, Edinburgh

Sat 6 Dec

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 19:30 – 21:30 Trans Women LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing, Edinburgh

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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Birdcage

An alternative LGBT night playing house, electro and disco.

Broadcast, Glasgow

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 0141 332 7304

With DJs MILKY and Caity Cooper and visuals from Rachel Sharpe.

  • 23:00 – 03:00 Birdcage Broadcast, Glasgow

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

Wed 22 Oct

£10 (£8) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Glasgay!.

Thu 23 Oct

£10 (£8) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Glasgay!.

Fri 24 Oct

£10 (£8) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Glasgay!.

…and 8 more dates until 1 Nov

Deuce

DJ Jamesy plays pop and R&B.

Kremlin, Belfast

Thu 23 Oct

Phone for prices / 028 9031 6061

  • 22:00 – 02:00 Deuce Kremlin, Belfast

Thu 30 Oct

Phone for prices / 028 9031 6061

  • 22:00 – 02:00 Deuce Kremlin, Belfast

Get Megatronned: Pre-Pride Party

Disco, electronica and funk to celebrate Pride.

Bread and Roses, Plymouth

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 01752 659861

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 01752 659861

Fri 7 Nov

Free / 01752 659861

…and 6 more dates until 19 Dec

Heather Peace

Concert from singer and actress Heather Peace, star of Lip Service, London's Burning and Waterloo Road.

Brighton Dome

Fri 31 Oct

£22 / 01273 709709

City Varieties Music Hall, Leeds

Mon 27 Oct

£22.60 / 0113 243 0808

Islington Assembly Hall, London N1

Thu 30 Oct

£25 / 020 7527 2000

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Lady Fingers & Empire Biscuits

Artist Rosana Cade takes a look at Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code which has been used in India to rule against homosexuality. Lady Fingers & Empire Biscuits explores the sexual legacy of colonialism.

The Arches, Glasgow

Thu 23 Oct

£12 (£10) / 0141 565 1000

Part of Glasgay!.

Fri 24 Oct

£12 (£10) / 0141 565 1000

Part of Glasgay!.

Sat 25 Oct

£12 (£10) / 0141 565 1000

Part of Glasgay!.

Mouse & Reservoir Ducks

DJ Hush and Casey O'Connell present this queer club night with physical performer/erotic star Mouse plus Reservoir Ducks – Anna Frisch's performance about ducks who discover gender power.

The Art School, Glasgow

Fri 14 Nov

£7 (£5)

Part of Glasgay!.

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 8 Nov

£5–£6 / 0141 221 7705

Sat 13 Dec

£5–£6 / 0141 221 7705

The Sonics: LGBT Basketball Group

An informal weekly practice for beginners and regular players alike.

Leith Community Education Centre, Edinburgh

Tue 28 Oct

£3

Tue 4 Nov

£3

Tue 11 Nov

£3

…and 5 more dates until 16 Dec

Troupe v Regulate Halloween Bunker

House and techno courtesy of Oneman, Mak & Pasteman, Jack Swift, Capulet, Jonny Cade, Freizeit Musik, Dan Napier and Jonny Banger.

Fire, London SW8

Fri 31 Oct

£10–£30 / 020 3242 0040

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212

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

El Divino, Belfast

Fri 24 Oct

£6; £4 guestlist

  • 22:00 212 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
…and 3 more dates until 28 Nov

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 28 Oct

£5 / 020 7820 1222

Tue 4 Nov

£5 / 020 7820 1222

Tue 11 Nov

£5 / 020 7820 1222

…and 2 more dates until 25 Nov

Beartrap

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

Manbar, London WC2H

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 020 7434 2567

  • 21:00 – 03:30 Beartrap Manbar, London

Bedtime Stories Pajama Party

Celebrating 20 years since the release of the album Bedtime Stories the RVT invite you to share your own bedtime stories at this pyjama party. With resident DJs, John Sizzle, Holestar and Lolo Brow.

Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London SE11

Fri 14 Nov

£11.25; £8.44 adv; £22.50 inc/ T-Shirt, Badge & Poster / 020 7820 1222

Bedtime Stories Pyjama Party

A sleepover/clubnight/cabaret bonanza to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Madonna's Bedtime Stories album.

Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London SE11

Fri 14 Nov

£10 / 020 7820 1222

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