After 5pm, LGBT

58 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 1 May

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00 A:M Fire, London

Fri 8 May

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00 A:M Fire, London

Fri 15 May

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00 A:M Fire, London
…and 14 more dates until 21 Aug

The Lipsinkers

Alternative cabaret, featuring the noble art of lip syncing.

Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London SE11

Fri 1 May

£6–£8 / 020 7820 1222

Fri 5 Jun

£6–£8 / 020 7820 1222

Fri 3 Jul

£6–£8 / 020 7820 1222

…and 5 more dates until 4 Dec

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 9 May

£6 / 0141 357 7246

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

Sat 13 Jun

£6 / 0141 357 7246

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

Sat 11 Jul

£6 / 0141 357 7246

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

All of Us v Whose Gender IS it Anyway?

An evening of storytelling.

Tron Theatre, Glasgow

Tue 5 May

Victorian Bar

£5 / 0141 552 4267

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 Apr

£5 / 020 7820 1222

Tue 5 May

£5 / 020 7820 1222

Tue 12 May

£5 / 020 7820 1222

…and 28 more dates until 24 Nov back to top

Beartacular!

A variety show like no other, bringing together the best in cabaret, vaudeville and burlesque.

Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London SE11

Fri 22 May

£7.95 / 020 7820 1222

Blue Monday

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

The Boogaloo, London N6

Mon 11 May

Free / 020 8340 2928

Mon 8 Jun

Free / 020 8340 2928

Mon 13 Jul

Free / 020 8340 2928

…and 5 more dates until 14 Dec

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.

UCL Cruciform Building, London WC1E

Sat 2 May

Free (or pay what you can) / 020 7679 2313

Cunx Tuesday

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

Freedom Bar, London W1F

Tue 28 Apr

Phone for prices / 020 7437 3490

Tue 5 May

Phone for prices / 020 7437 3490

Tue 12 May

Phone for prices / 020 7437 3490

…and 7 more dates until 30 Jun

Duckie

Pop and indie.

Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London SE11

Sat 2 May

£6 / 020 7820 1222

  • 21:00 Duckie Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London

Sat 9 May

£6 / 020 7820 1222

  • 21:00 Duckie Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London

Sat 16 May

£6 / 020 7820 1222

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

Eighty-Three

The L Word's Planet meets Sex and the City when Eighty-Three - the new and exclusive drinks party for bisexual and bicurious women - launches Thursday October 23rd, at the stylish and award-winning Aquum.

Aquum Bar, London SW4

Thu 14 May

£7.50 / 020 7627 2726

Thu 25 Jun

£7.50 / 020 7627 2726

Thu 6 Aug

£7.50 / 020 7627 2726

…and 5 more dates until 10 Dec

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

G Sundays

G Sundays is taking over Evoke nightclub with a friendly, vibrant LGBT clubnight,.

Evoke, Chelmsford

Sun 3 May

Free before 10.30pm; £5–£8 after / 01245 492881

  • 21:00 – 03:30 G Sundays Evoke, Chelmsford

Hey QT

A bangin' night of disco and house for queers people and their allies.

The Wee Red Bar, Edinburgh

Fri 15 May

£3 / 0131 651 5859

  • 22:30 – 03:00 Hey QT The Wee Red Bar, Edinburgh

The Rolling Stone

The story of Dembe and Sam, and the difficulties the two of them face being in a gay relationship in Uganda.

Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester

Mon 27 Apr

£12 (£10) / 0161 833 9833

Tue 28 Apr

£12 (£10) / 0161 833 9833

Wed 29 Apr

£12 (£10) / 0161 833 9833

…and 2 more dates until 1 May back to top

Thief

  • 3 stars

Join a sailor whose life revolves around bars and dives.

Malmaison Edinburgh

Sat 13 Jun

£10 / 08446 930652

  • 19:30 – 20:30 Thief Malmaison Edinburgh

Sun 14 Jun

£10 / 08446 930652

  • 19:30 – 20:30 Thief Malmaison Edinburgh

Mon 15 Jun

£10 / 08446 930652

  • 19:30 – 20:30 Thief Malmaison Edinburgh
…and 6 more dates until 21 Jun

Breakfast Epiphanies

Cormac Friel They told him the world was his oyster. Nowadays, he lives in ex-council housing and cannot afford an oyster. His parents told him he could achieve anything he put his mind to. His parents reassessed that statement when he put his mind to show business. This guy assumed he’d win Oscars, earn millions and…

Just The Tonic at the Caves, Edinburgh

Thu 6 Aug

Just the Wee One

£3 (£2) / 0131 556 5375

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

Just the Wee One

£3 (£2) / 0131 556 5375

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Just the Wee One

£6 (£5) / 0131 556 5375

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 19 more dates until 28 Aug

Dickie Beau: Blackouts

  • Directed by: Jan willem van den Bosch

Performance artist Beau explores the dark sides of icons including Judy Garland and Marilyn Monroe to a soundscape which includes excerpts from audio tapes of Monroe's final interview conducted by journalist Richard Meryman.

Bristol Old Vic

Fri 15 May

£12 (£8) / 0117 987 7877

Sat 16 May

£12 (£8) / 0117 987 7877

The Showroom, Chichester

Thu 24 Sep

See website for details / 01243 816000

Eagle Bears

Big party for fur lovers. raising funds for the Ben Cohen Standup Foundation.

Eagle, London SE11

Fri 22 May

£5 / 020 7793 0903

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

New Wolsey Studio, Ipswich

Sat 6 Jun

£8.50; £5 under 26s / 01473 295 900

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Femrock

A showcase of female fronted bands.

The Green Door Store, Brighton

Wed 13 May

£5 / 07944 693214

Resident DJs play pop and rock.

  • 19:00 Femrock The Green Door Store, Brighton

Thu 11 Jun

Phone for prices / 07944 693214

Female DJs play indie rock and pop with live performances from some of Brighton's best women fronted acts.

  • 19:00 Femrock The Green Door Store, Brighton

Friday at Ku Bar

VJ Pablo and DJs Rodrigo and DJ Prince Persona spin house and dance.

Ku Bar, London WC2H

Fri 1 May

£5 / 020 7437 4303

Fri 8 May

£5 / 020 7437 4303

Fri 15 May

£5 / 020 7437 4303

…and 6 more dates until 26 Jun

The Funny Side Of Soho – Sunday 3rd May

The Funny Side of Soho is hosted at Freedom Bar a stylish and sophisticated Bar and Club, located on Wardour Street, in the heart of London's Soho. Monthly on Thursday and Sunday.

Freedom Bar, London W1F

Sun 3 May

£12 ( £7) / 020 7437 3490

The Funny Side Of Soho – Thursday 30th April

The Funny Side of Soho is hosted at Freedom Bar a stylish and sophisticated Bar and Club, located on Wardour Street, in the heart of London's Soho. Monthly on Thursday and Sunday.

Freedom Bar, London W1F

Thu 30 Apr

£12 ( £7) / 020 7437 3490

G-A-Y

Dance, pop and regular special performances from chart stars and X Factor finalists.

Heaven, London WC2N

Sat 2 May

£8; £3 w/wristband from G-A-Y Bar / 0844 847 2351

  • 22:30 – 05:00 G-A-Y Heaven, London

Sat 9 May

£8; £3 w/wristband from G-A-Y Bar / 0844 847 2351

  • 22:30 – 05:00 G-A-Y Heaven, London

Sat 16 May

£8; £3 w/wristband from G-A-Y Bar / 0844 847 2351

  • 22:30 – 05:00 G-A-Y Heaven, London
…and 2 more dates until 30 May back to top