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Dive!

Eclectic underground queer party, blending spoken word, live music and comedy with a kaleidoscopic soundtrack and a filthy disco to finish.

Henry's Cellar Bar, Edinburgh

Sun 27 Jul

Free (bring a present instead) / 0131 629 4101

Dive! is only blimmin' one year old! Celebrate by getting in for free and dancing til you cannot stand.

  • 20:00

LOUD Poets

Slam-style poetry devoid of pretension. Ages 15+.

Scottish Storytelling Centre, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

The Netherbow Theatre at Fringe

£8 / 0131 556 9579

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & just Festival.

Sat 2 Aug

The Netherbow Theatre at Fringe

£8 / 0131 556 9579

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & just Festival.

Sun 3 Aug

The Netherbow Theatre at Fringe

£8 / 0131 556 9579

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & just Festival.

…and 9 more dates until 24 Aug

St John's Episcopal Church, Edinburgh

Fri 15 Aug

Church

£8 (£6) / 0131 229 7565

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & just Festival.

Fri 22 Aug

Church

£8 (£6) / 0131 229 7565

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & just Festival.

Horse

Indie, soul and pop by the Fife-born singer-songwriter, Horse McDonald.

Kelvingrove Bandstand and Amphitheatre, Glasgow

Thu 31 Jul

Free

  • 21:15 – 22:00

The Old Fruitmarket, Glasgow

Sun 5 Oct

£18.50 / 0141 353 8000

The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh

Sat 4 Oct

£18.50 / 0131 668 2019

Symposium: The Boat Party

Symposium are going all nautical with their boat party.

Temple Pier, London WC2R

Sun 24 Aug

£23 in advance; £26 on the door / 07958 650117

DJs: Hifi Sean, Paul Heron, Per QX, Tasty Tim and Andrew Moore. Hosts: Johanna Londinium, Petar Perovic, Silver Summers, George Charalambous and Raven Mandella. Last passenger will be allowed on board at 4:45pm so arrive early to avoid any disappointment.

Women in Sport/Parkour Taster Session

Chance for women to get free running, with help and advice from those more experienced in jumping off buildings.

Pride House, Glasgow

Sun 27 Jul

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Talking Heads

Alan Bennett's seminal 80s television monologues get the Glasgay! treatment.

Mitchell Theatre, Glasgow

Wed 30 Jul

£15.50 (£10.50; Children £8.50) / 0141 287 2999

  • 19:30

Thu 31 Jul

£15.50 (£10.50; Children £8.50) / 0141 287 2999

  • 19:30

Fri 1 Aug

£15.50 (£10.50; Children £8.50) / 0141 287 2999

  • 19:30

Sat 2 Aug

£15.50 (£10.50; Children £8.50) / 0141 287 2999

  • 19:30

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 12 Aug

£2 per session / 0131 313 2069

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Tue 26 Aug

£2 per session / 0131 313 2069

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Tue 9 Sep

£2 per session / 0131 313 2069

  • 19:00 – 21:00
…and 7 more dates until 23 Dec

Man Enough

British Exist Theatre / Free Festival Chris is 18 years old and embracing his out-and-proud lifestyle. Along with his best friend and flatmate, Kate, he plans to conquer the world one man at a time. Life is good. Sex, drink and work. But when he stumbles into Joey, a coke-addicted rent boy, love and sex will take on a…

Laughing Horse @ The Phoenix, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

Cellar Bar

Free / 0131 557 0234

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Cellar Bar

Free / 0131 557 0234

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Cellar Bar

Free / 0131 557 0234

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 24 Aug

Nancy Clench

At over seven foot tall, Nancy can lay claim to being Scotland's biggest drag queen. In this show, expect late night games, fun and loads of laughs.

Spotlites @ The Merchant's Hall, Edinburgh

Wed 20 Aug

Zone Theatre

£8.50 (£7) / 0131 220 5911

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Zone Theatre

£8.50 (£7) / 0131 220 5911

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Zone Theatre

£8.50 (£7) / 0131 220 5911

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug

What a Gay Play

Ben Conway presents Join a group of ordinary gay friends for an honest and intimate evening together. As the booze flows a bit too quickly they soon lose inhibitions with each other and explore some of the common stereotypes of gay life in 2014. Post gay marriage, Queer as Folk and Looking, but is equality any nearer?

C, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

+2

£8.50 (£6.50) / 0845 260 1234

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

+2

£8.50 (£6.50) / 0845 260 1234

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

+2

£8.50 (£6.50) / 0845 260 1234

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 23 more dates until 24 Aug back to top

Edwin Morgan's Dreams and Other Nightmares

A frail, 87-year-old Morgan recounts a series of disturbing dreams and nightmares to his young biographer. Written by Liz Lochhead.

Tron Theatre, Glasgow

Sat 26 Jul

£12 (£8) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Culture 2014.

  • 19:45

Sun 27 Jul

£12 (£8) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Culture 2014.

  • 19:45

Mon 28 Jul

£12 (£8) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Culture 2014.

  • 19:45
…and 5 more dates until 2 Aug

Exploring Glasgow by Bike

On your bike to discover the city, including the canal, Kelvingrove River and the Clyde Tunnel.

Pride House, Glasgow

Wed 30 Jul

iKandy and Hip Pop

Resident Dejay Bird is your mixologist who creates a cocktail of tunes for your dancing pleasure on on the ground floor while DJ Shazza expects you to throw your hands in the air and wave them like you just DO care in the basement level.

CC Blooms, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Free / 0131 556 9331

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Fri 8 Aug

Free / 0131 556 9331

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Fri 15 Aug

Free / 0131 556 9331

  • 23:00 – 03:00
…and 6 more dates until 26 Sep

Lisa-Skye: Bunny and Mad Dog Get High

Art, Sex and Snacks Productions 1976: Bunny and Mad Dog meet, fall in love, die. 2014: Lisa-Skye's ridiculous life imitates theirs. But will she share their fate? A love letter to the sex-and-drug-soaked 70s. Storytelling from Australia's favourite sparklepuppy comedian. ★★★★ (HeraldSun). ★★★★ (TheatrePeople.com). ★★★…

The Mash House, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

Just the Attic

£4 / 0131 220 2987

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Just the Attic

£4 / 0131 220 2987

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Just the Attic

£10 (£7.50) / 0131 220 2987

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 24 Aug

Pride House Closing Ceremony Party

A reflective evening to celebrate the Commonwealth Games and how LGBT people are represented in sport. There's music, comedy, Mr Gay World, plus Nancy Clench makes an appearance.

Pride House, Glasgow

Sun 3 Aug

Free

  • 18:30 – 00:00
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Trannyoke

DJ Matt spins pop and dance, with host Lady Lloyd, and karaoke.

Escape Bar, London W1F

Wed 30 Jul

Free / 020 7734 3040

  • 17:00 – 03:00

212

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

El Divino, Belfast

Fri 1 Aug

£6; £4 guestlist

  • 22:00

Fri 8 Aug

£6; £4 guestlist

  • 22:00

Fri 15 Aug

£6; £4 guestlist

  • 22:00
…and 6 more dates until 26 Sep

The Afterparty

Resident DJs play house, dance and chart.

Fuel, Hull

Sat 26 Jul

Phone for prices / 01482 228436

  • 02:00 – 06:00 (Sunday morning)

Alpha Fail

Cormac Friel / Free Festival At 6'3", Friel is probably the world’s tallest man with small man syndrome. Why? Is it because the average arthritic pensioner could outbench him? Is it the result of sibling rivalry? Is it his determination to be seen as the masculine one in his gay relationships? Come enjoy the tales that…

Laughing Horse @ Jekyll & Hyde, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

The Aerie

Free / 0131 225 2022

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

The Aerie

Free / 0131 225 2022

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

The Aerie

Free / 0131 225 2022

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 24 Aug

An Introduction to Twerking

Sarah Cassidy My name is Sarah, I'm a American comedian. In this show I talk about twerking and dick selfies, two pop culture phenomena that have changed your world in ways you haven't realised. I was shortlisted for the BBC New Comedy Awards in 2013 and I was a finalist is the national competition Funny's Funny in…

The Southsider, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

Free / 0131 667 2003

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 0131 667 2003

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

Free / 0131 667 2003

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 17 more dates until 23 Aug back to top

The Backseat

A ni-monthly ladies night playing dark disco, Motown, soul and R&B.

She, London W1D

Wed 6 Aug

£2 / 0207 437 4303

  • 20:00 – 23:30

Wed 20 Aug

£2 / 0207 437 4303

  • 20:00 – 23:30

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 29 Jul

£5 / 020 7820 1222

  • 19:00

Tue 5 Aug

£5 / 020 7820 1222

  • 19:00

Tue 12 Aug

£5 / 020 7820 1222

  • 19:00
…and 7 more dates until 30 Sep

Beartrap

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

Manbar, London WC2H

Mon 28 Jul

Free / 020 7434 2567

  • 21:00 – 03:30

Bi & Beyond

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

LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing, Edinburgh

Wed 6 Aug

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Wed 20 Aug

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Mon 1 Sep

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 19:00 – 21:00

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 1 Aug

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

  • 23:00 – 06:00

Fri 8 Aug

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

  • 23:00 – 06:00

Fri 15 Aug

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

  • 23:00 – 06:00
…and 6 more dates until 26 Sep back to top