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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 Apr

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00 A:M Fire, London

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
…and 15 more dates until 21 Aug

Pride Glasgow 2015

Pride Glasgow returns with a two-day main weekend celebrating LGBT equality with a parade, street party and music from Union J.

Glasgow Green

Sat 22 Aug

Prices vary

Sun 23 Aug

Prices vary

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

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

Dive!

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

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Fri 24 Apr

£12 (£10) / 0131 560 1581

Dive is back with a little help from London’s finest purveyors of decadent performance parties – Abattoir.
Expect the usual weirdo cabaret, live acts, art installations and dirty disco with a little extra blood and guts thrown in.
With your host, singer, video/live artist, compere and general weirdo Miss Annabel Sings.
Live performance from: London’s sordid pop superstar Krista Papista, rope/aerial from Torture Garden’s Skinnyredhead, drag superstars Miss Fedora Veronica Homburg and Alice Rabbit.
Music by Dive resident Modifier, Rufus&Bambi – expect House/Italo/Space/Deep/Acid/Electro/Techno/Tropical/Ambient.

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Gay As Folk / Gay As F**k

Night celebrating LGBTQI musicians from Glasgow and the surrounding areas. Featuring live music from Lynnie Carson, Seth Corbin, Katya Mansell, Collette Connolly, Heather Laughland, Granny Green and more. There's also an afterparty, featuring a DJ set from Mia K and Elliot Castro.

Broadcast, Glasgow

Sun 19 Apr

£5 in advance; £6 on the door / 0141 332 7304

Hot Meat Boat Cruise

Hot Fuzz and Meat get together and bring Hot Meat to London Bearfest 2015 but this time on a boat cruising up the river Thames. This event is a benefit fundraiser for the Ben Cohen StandUp Foundation.

Tower Pier, London EC3N

Sat 23 May

£13.50–£22.50

Alternative Wedding Fair: Quaint Queer Weird

A wedding fair for those who're not a fan of tradition – aimed at everyone quaint, queer and weird.

The Royal Function Rooms And Theatre, Rochester

Sat 25 Apr

£2

Sun Pier House, Chatham

Sat 25 Apr

£2

G-A-Y

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

Heaven, London WC2N

Sat 25 Apr

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

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

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
…and 3 more dates until 30 May

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

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All the Nice Girls

Behind the Lines In 1920s London, Gwen Farrar and Norah Blaney have an on and off stage partnership, singing popular love songs of the day to each other in West End revues and living together openly. At the same time Ella Shields’ music hall act is in decline. All the Nice Girls imagines her reaction to the younger…

Sweet Grassmarket, Edinburgh

Thu 6 Aug

International 4

£7 (£5) / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

International 4

£7 (£5) / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

International 4

£7 (£5) / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 more dates until 29 Aug

ARTIST ROOMS: Diane Arbus

Compelling collection of works by the photographer who was repeatedly drawn to the fringes of society.

Kirkcaldy Galleries

Mon 20 Apr

Free

Tue 21 Apr

Free

Wed 22 Apr

Free

…and 39 more dates until 31 May

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 21 Apr

£5 / 020 7820 1222

Tue 28 Apr

£5 / 020 7820 1222

Tue 5 May

£5 / 020 7820 1222

…and 29 more dates until 24 Nov

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

Opera House & Winter Gardens, Blackpool

Sat 13 Jun

Free / 0870 380 1111

Sun 14 Jun

Free / 0870 380 1111

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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

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

Chilled in a Field

Family friendly camping weekend with a festival feel. The location is secret, so keep checking the website for updates.

Bentley Country Estate, Halland

Fri 31 Jul

£75 weekend (Children £1–£30)

Cunx Tuesday

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

Freedom Bar, London W1F

Tue 21 Apr

Phone for prices / 020 7437 3490

Tue 28 Apr

Phone for prices / 020 7437 3490

Tue 5 May

Phone for prices / 020 7437 3490

…and 8 more dates until 30 Jun

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

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Divas

Fine Mess Theatre Damien and Adam are in love. With The Supremes, The Ronnettes, Dolly Parton and Cher. They. Love. Divas. Fine Mess present the world premiere of their tragicomic love story. A pin-sharp examination of how we perceive relationships, and accompanied by a live a cappella trio, Divas is a journey through…

Pleasance Dome, Edinburgh

Wed 5 Aug

10Dome

£7 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 6 Aug

10Dome

£7 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

10Dome

£7 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 23 more dates until 31 Aug

Duckie

Pop and indie.

Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London SE11

Sat 25 Apr

£6 / 020 7820 1222

  • 21:00 Duckie Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London

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
…and 29 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

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

Family Pride Festival

A festival for LGBT families and their friends, featuring arts, activities and music.

Barnswood Scout Camp, Macclesfield

Fri 7 Aug

Prices vary

Sat 8 Aug

Prices vary

Sun 9 Aug

Prices vary

Mon 10 Aug

Prices vary

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