After 5pm, LGBT

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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 1 Aug

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

  • 20:00 – 03:00

Fri 5 Sep

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

  • 20:00 – 03:00

Fri 3 Oct

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

  • 20:00 – 03:00
…and 2 more dates until 5 Dec

MargOH! Channing is Tipsy!

MargOH! Channing and MAN-ee Champagne / Free Festival MargOH! Channing is Tipsy! is a gin-soaked romp. This is the deconstruction of drag through the life and times of this slightly delusional, often demented, occasionally glamorous and always drunken diva and her gayiancée, MAN-ee Champagne as they tackle topics such…

Laughing Horse @ The Phoenix, Edinburgh

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.

Sun 3 Aug

Cellar Bar

Free / 0131 557 0234

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 19 more dates until 24 Aug

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

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.

Sun 3 Aug

Cellar Bar

Free / 0131 557 0234

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 24 Aug

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.

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

Fri 1 Aug

+2

£8.50 (£6.50) / 0845 260 1234

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

+2

£10.50 (£8.50) / 0845 260 1234

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

+2

£10.50 (£8.50) / 0845 260 1234

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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MenSWEAR Collection: Spunk

The last thing that f*cked James was the HGV that landed him in a wheelchair, so to say he's sexually frustrated is an understatement. The way forward seems simple, he'll hire someone to do what no one will do voluntarily: bring him to satisfactory orgasmic climax. James's carer doesn't understand why he would want…

C nova, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

studio 2

£8.50 (£6.50) / 0845 260 1234

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

studio 2

£10.50 (£8.50) / 0845 260 1234

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

studio 2

£10.50 (£8.50) / 0845 260 1234

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 25 Aug

Saturday at Ku Bar

DJ Quest Winners, Doug Silva and Thanos spin pop and dance.

Ku Bar, London WC2H

Sat 2 Aug

£5 / 020 7437 4303

  • 22:00 – 03:00

Sat 9 Aug

£5 / 020 7437 4303

  • 22:00 – 03:00

Sat 16 Aug

£5 / 020 7437 4303

  • 22:00 – 03:00
…and 6 more dates until 27 Sep

Ku Bar, London W1D

Sat 2 Aug

Phone for prices / 020 7287 7986

  • 22:00 – 03:00

Sat 9 Aug

Phone for prices / 020 7287 7986

  • 22:00 – 03:00

Sat 16 Aug

Phone for prices / 020 7287 7986

  • 22:00 – 03:00
…and 6 more dates until 27 Sep

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 2 Aug

Phone for prices / 01482 228436

  • 02:00 – 06:00 (Sunday morning)

Sat 9 Aug

Phone for prices / 01482 228436

  • 02:00 – 06:00 (Sunday morning)

Sat 16 Aug

Phone for prices / 01482 228436

  • 02:00 – 06:00 (Sunday morning)
…and 6 more dates until 27 Sep

Talking Heads

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

Mitchell Theatre, Glasgow

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
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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

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.

Sun 3 Aug

The Aerie

Free / 0131 225 2022

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 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

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 5 Aug

£5 / 020 7820 1222

  • 19:00

Tue 12 Aug

£5 / 020 7820 1222

  • 19:00

Tue 19 Aug

£5 / 020 7820 1222

  • 19:00
…and 6 more dates until 30 Sep

Beartrap

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

Manbar, London WC2H

Mon 4 Aug

Free / 020 7434 2567

  • 21:00 – 03:30

Mon 11 Aug

Free / 020 7434 2567

  • 21:00 – 03:30

Mon 18 Aug

Free / 020 7434 2567

  • 21:00 – 03:30

Mon 25 Aug

Free / 020 7434 2567

  • 21:00 – 03:30
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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

Big Saturday Night Out

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

The Village, Birmingham

Sat 2 Aug

Free / 0121 622 4742

  • 22:30 – 05:30

Sat 9 Aug

Free / 0121 622 4742

  • 22:30 – 05:30

Sat 16 Aug

Free / 0121 622 4742

  • 22:30 – 05:30
…and 2 more dates until 30 Aug

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 1 Aug

£10; £7.50 adv

  • 20:00 – 02:00

Sat 2 Aug

£10; £7.50 adv

  • 20:00 – 02:00

Fri 8 Aug

£10; £7.50 adv

  • 20:00 – 02:00
…and 36 more dates until 12 Dec

Bijou: The Cocktail Social for Gay Women

A unique evening for women to mingle, have a few drinks and socialise in a welcoming, all-inclusive atmosphere.

Cos Bar, London EC4V

Mon 11 Aug

£7.50 advance prepay guestlist; £10 on the door. / 020 7329 9940

  • 20:00 – 02:00

Mon 8 Sep

£7.50 advance prepay guestlist; £10 on the door. / 020 7329 9940

  • 20:00 – 02:00
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Black Faggot

New Zealand Season | Multinesia It's not easy being young, gay and Samoan - especially when God and your mother are watching. Meet the undercover brother desperate to prove he's straight, an island mama whose beloved son turns out to be queer and a tough Samoan homo who's out, proud and in your face. This runaway hit…

Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Upstairs

£7 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Upstairs

£12.50 (£11.50) / 0131 623 3030

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Upstairs

£12.50 (£11.50) / 0131 623 3030

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 25 Aug

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

Thu 28 Aug

£15.50 / 0844 545 8282

  • 19:30

Fri 29 Aug

£15.50 / 0844 545 8282

  • 19:30

Sat 30 Aug

£15.50 / 0844 545 8282

  • 19:30
…and 25 more dates until 28 Sep

Bubu

Dance courtesy of resident DJs.

The Shoe Factory, Belfast

Fri 1 Aug

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

Camp

Deejay Bird spins camp classics from Hi-NRG and disco to pop.

CC Blooms, Edinburgh

Thu 7 Aug

Free / 0131 556 9331

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Thu 14 Aug

Free / 0131 556 9331

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Thu 21 Aug

Free / 0131 556 9331

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Thu 28 Aug

Free / 0131 556 9331

  • 23:00 – 03:00
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