After 5pm, LGBT

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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 6 Mar

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00 A:M Fire, London

Fri 13 Mar

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00 A:M Fire, London

Fri 20 Mar

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00 A:M Fire, London
…and 22 more dates until 21 Aug

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 Poetry Club, Glasgow

Sat 14 Mar

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00 Hot Mess The Poetry Club, Glasgow

Sat 11 Apr

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00 Hot Mess The Poetry Club, Glasgow

Sat 9 May

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00 Hot Mess The Poetry Club, Glasgow
…and 2 more dates until 11 Jul

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.

Criterion Theatre, London W1V

Sun 31 May

£30–£40 / 0844 847 1778

The Week Brazil: Safado

Brazilian and Latin dance courtesy of DJs Renato Cecin (The Week Brazil), Fabio Luigi, Michel Mizrahi, Chris Brogan, Glauber Oliveira, Derick Pontes and Arnaldo Novais.

The Coronet, London SE1

Sat 7 Mar

£10 early bird / 020 7701 1500

Cunx Tuesday

DJ Harvey Adam plays R&B, electro, house, dance anthems and pop.

Freedom Bar, London W1F

Tue 10 Mar

Phone for prices / 020 7437 3490

Tue 17 Mar

Phone for prices / 020 7437 3490

Tue 24 Mar

Phone for prices / 020 7437 3490

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GLITCH’s Glorious Opening

Glasgow's queer film festival kicks off with a night of spoken word, short films and live music. Booking is essential.

CCA, Glasgow

Thu 19 Mar

Free (ticketed) / 0141 352 4900

Part of GLITCH.

Miss Tiara Thunderpussy: The Fish Finger Tour

International award-winning drag act mixing parody songs and filthy stories.

New Empire Bingo Club, Edinburgh

Fri 13 Mar

Cancelled

Please note rescheduled date.

Queer, Trans, Intersex People of Colour Shorts

A series of shorts by and for queer, trans, intersex and people of colour. Some shorts are accompanied by a guest speaker to expand on the themes of the evening.

CCA, Glasgow

Fri 20 Mar

Free / 0141 352 4900

Artist and filmmaker Jamika Ajalon leads the Q&A. Shorts include 'Holy Mother' directed by Vivek Shraya; 'Ache in my Name' directed by Vivek Shraya; 'Whitebirchblues' directed by Jamika Ajalon; 'Sight' directed by Thirza Cuthand; 'Trying to Leave My Body' directed by M Lamar; 'Flowers' directed by Gui-gui Yang and 'The locations of the m/othership' diected by Jamika Ajalon.

Tickets available online only Part of GLITCH 2015.

Sat 21 Mar

Free / 0141 352 4900

Featuring 'I’m not your Inspiration: Maki Yamazaki' directed by Sandra Alland; 'Flow' directed by Yau Ching and 'The Worlds of Bernice Bing' directed by Madeline Lim.

Followed by a panel led discussion on how being a queer and/or trans and/or intersex person of colour inter-relates with surviving and thriving creatively with Maki Yamazaki, Raju Sachi Singh, Raisa Kabir, Zou Zhou and Rosie Lewis.

Tickets available online only. Part of GLITCH 2015.

Sun 22 Mar

Free / 0141 352 4900

Featuring 'Waltzing Tomatoes' directed by Coffee + Sponge; '60 Unit Bruise' directed by Paul Wong; 'Magnetics' directed by Jeepneys; 'The Homecoming: A Short Film About Ajamu' directed by Topher Campbell; 'Future Perfect' directed by Cameron Cobb; 'Project/ed' directed by Raju Sachi Singh and 'We Come From Earth, We Come from space' directed by Black Salt Collective.

Tickets available online only. Part of GLITCH 2015.

Fri 27 Mar

Free / 0141 352 4900

Featuring 'Imbuzi – Why Freedom' directed by Jamika Ajalon; 'Badass Nigga' directed by M Lamar; 'Baldwin’s Nigger' directed by Horace Ove and 'Savage' directed by Wendy James.

Tickets available online only. Part of GLITCH 2015.

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 10 Mar

£3 (Members £2.50) / 0131 661 5351

Tue 17 Mar

£3 (Members £2.50) / 0131 661 5351

Tue 24 Mar

£3 (Members £2.50) / 0131 661 5351

…and 49 more dates until 1 Mar 2016

Super Electric Party Machine Presents WUT!?CLUB

Where you going tonight? WUT?!CLUB. What? The latest cutting edge East London club, WUT?!CLUB from Larry Tee & AttackAttackAttack caters to a fashionable gay/mixed crowd every Friday at The Shelter, 267 Kingsland Road.

The Shelter, London E2

Fri 6 Mar

£10

Fri 13 Mar

£10

Fri 20 Mar

£10

Fri 27 Mar

£10

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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 10 Mar

£5 / 020 7820 1222

Tue 17 Mar

£5 / 020 7820 1222

Tue 24 Mar

£5 / 020 7820 1222

…and 35 more dates until 24 Nov

Beginner's Running Course – Couch to 5k

Glasgow Frontrunners LGBT running club host a beginners course to get you from the couch to completing your fist 5k in just nine weeks.

The Arc, Glasgow

Thu 5 Mar

£16 for 9 weeks (£10) / 0141 331 8633

Beginners are welcome at the club at any time, but the beginners course operates best for everyone if participants join by week two at the latest. Course runs 8 Jan–5 Mar.

Blue Monday

An LGBTQ live music night showcasing up-and-comers from London in a vibrant and welcoming atmosphere.

The Boogaloo, London N6

Mon 9 Mar

Free / 020 8340 2928

Mon 13 Apr

Free / 020 8340 2928

Mon 11 May

Free / 020 8340 2928

…and 7 more dates until 14 Dec

Blue Wednesday Unplugged Sessions

An unplugged live music night showcasing the finest up and coming music artists in London. Blue Wednesday is created for gay and bi women and welcomes all.

The Haberdashery, London N16

Wed 25 Mar

Free (donations welcome) / 020 3643 7123

Buttery Brown Monk

Comedy trio (Samuel Buttery, Ryan J Brown and Jamie Rose Monk) delivering old school sketches, songs and characters.

Leicester Square Theatre, London WC2H

Thu 26 Mar

£10 / 0844 873 3433

Sat 28 Mar

£10 / 0844 873 3433

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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.

Melton Theatre, Melton Mowbray

Sun 8 Mar

£13–£16 / 01664 851111

The Pavilion, Exmouth

Sat 14 Mar

£16.50 / 01395 222477

Choose Yr Own Adventure: Sober QLGBT Dance Party

A sober party night for the LGBTQ community and their supporters. Playing a dancey mix of electro. femme pop and riot grrrl.

Unity Unitarian Church, London N1

Fri 6 Mar

Prices to be confirmed

Chupan Chuppai: Hide and Seek

Following the lives of four transgender and gay people in Pakistan.

CCA, Glasgow

Thu 26 Mar

Free / 0141 352 4900

Tickets available online only. Part of GLITCH 2015.

Duckie

Pop and indie.

Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London SE11

Sat 7 Mar

£6 / 020 7820 1222

  • 21:00 Duckie Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London

Sat 14 Mar

£6 / 020 7820 1222

  • 21:00 Duckie Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London

Sat 21 Mar

£6 / 020 7820 1222

  • 21:00 Duckie Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London
…and 36 more dates until 28 Nov

Eggs Collective Get A Round

Show exploring friendship, kindness, and belonging against a backdrop of a big night out.

Battersea Arts Centre, London SW11

Thu 14 May

£12 (£9) / 020 7223 2223

Fri 15 May

£12 (£9) / 020 7223 2223

Sat 16 May

£12 (£9) / 020 7223 2223

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Fucking Different XXY Production

A series of shorts from trans directors. The line-up includes Jesse (Buck Angel) Convincing Authenticity (J. Jackie Baier), Grit and Grind (Felix Endara & Sasha Wortzel), Transaction (Kay Gamellen) A Woman With A Past (Gwen Haworth), Internal Body Shots (Jasco Viefhues) and Mor Vital (Mor Vital).

CCA, Glasgow

Fri 27 Mar

Free / 0141 352 4900

Tickets available online only. Part of GLITCH 2015.

Little Nan's Right Royal House Party

House party organised by Little Nan with a blimmin royal ambiance.

98 Greenwich High Road, London SE10

Fri 6 Mar

Free / 07792 205375

Sat 7 Mar

Free / 07792 205375

Fri 13 Mar

Free / 07792 205375

Sat 14 Mar

Free / 07792 205375

Out and Proud Ball

West Sussex Only Out and Proud Ball, supported by the LGBT Community.

Field Place, Worthing

Sat 7 Mar

£45 / 01903 244 034

Ruby Tuesdays

DJ Sandra spins pop, chart and dance.

Ku Bar, London WC2H

Tue 10 Mar

Free / 020 7437 4303

Tue 17 Mar

Free / 020 7437 4303

Tue 24 Mar

Free / 020 7437 4303

Tue 31 Mar

Free / 020 7437 4303

Urban World Spring Ball 2015

Large LGBT party on four dancefloors with world music, R&B, soulful house, Bhangra and Desi beats. Celebrating diversity, unity and pride.

The Scala, London N1

Sat 11 Apr

£11 / 020 7833 2022

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