After 5pm, LGBT

142 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

Elegies From Angels, Punks and Raging Queens

An evening of free verse set to blues, jazz and rhythm and blues, celebrating the lives of AIDS victims.

Dunblane Youth and Community Centre

Wed 5 Nov

£10–£12 / 01786 824224

Thu 6 Nov

£10 / 01786 824224

Fri 7 Nov

£12 / 01786 824224

Sat 8 Nov

£12 / 01786 824224

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

…and 6 more dates until 8 Nov

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

Thu 23 Oct

£10 (£8) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Glasgay!.

Fri 24 Oct

£10 (£8) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Glasgay!.

Sat 25 Oct

£10 (£8) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Glasgay!.

…and 7 more dates until 1 Nov

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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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

Quaglino's, London SW1Y

Thu 23 Oct

Free / 020 7930 6767

Resident DJs spin pop, chart, dance and house.

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 020 7930 6767

Saturday evening plays host to residents High On Heels. On the grand stage musicians and DJs put their own flavour on dance remixes featuring soaring vocals and tight rhythms. Enjoy the decadent surroundings of a luxuriously refurbished iconic venue.

Thu 30 Oct

Free / 020 7930 6767

Resident DJs play commercial dance and floorfiller remixes.

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

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 26 Nov

Free / 0131 661 8198

Bingay

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

Manbar, London WC2H

Mon 27 Oct

Free (£5 per game) / 020 7434 2567

Mon 3 Nov

Free (£5 per game) / 020 7434 2567

Mon 10 Nov

Free (£5 per game) / 020 7434 2567

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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

Hard Kandy

DJ Dan Lisa plays chart hits and house.

AXM Bar, Manchester

Thu 23 Oct

£4 ( £2) / 0161 236 6005

Thu 30 Oct

£4 ( £2) / 0161 236 6005

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

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!.

Slope

Untitled Projects reconcieve 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
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Thursgays

Resident DJs spin disco and pop.

East Bloc, London EC1V

Thu 23 Oct

Phone for prices / 020 7253 0367

  • 22:30 – 06:00 Thursgays East Bloc, London

Thu 30 Oct

Phone for prices / 020 7253 0367

  • 22:30 – 06:00 Thursgays East Bloc, London

Thu 6 Nov

Phone for prices / 020 7253 0367

  • 22:30 – 06:00 Thursgays East Bloc, London
…and 3 more dates until 27 Nov

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

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

The Afterparty

Resident DJs play house, dance and chart.

Fuel, Hull

Sat 25 Oct

Phone for prices / 01482 228436

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

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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.

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 5 Dec

Free / 0141 553 2456

A wee festive special.

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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