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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

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 31 Mar

£3 (Members £2.50) / 0131 661 5351

Tue 7 Apr

£3 (Members £2.50) / 0131 661 5351

Tue 14 Apr

£3 (Members £2.50) / 0131 661 5351

…and 46 more dates until 1 Mar 2016

London Gay Men's Chorus: The Love Show

The London Gay Men's Chorus (the largest gay choir in Europe) perform a programme that explores affairs of the heart in all their glory.

Cadogan Hall, London SW1X

Fri 5 Jun

£15–£38 / 020 7730 4500

Sat 6 Jun

£15–£38 / 020 7730 4500

Red Light

Think Amsterdam's infamous district – a night of debauchery.

Eagle, London SE11

Sat 4 Apr

£6 / 020 7793 0903

ARTIST ROOMS: Diane Arbus

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

Kirkcaldy Galleries

Wed 1 Apr

Free

Thu 2 Apr

Free

Fri 3 Apr

Free

…and 58 more dates until 31 May back to top

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 7 Apr

£5 / 020 7820 1222

Tue 14 Apr

£5 / 020 7820 1222

Tue 21 Apr

£5 / 020 7820 1222

…and 31 more dates until 24 Nov

Opera House & Winter Gardens, Blackpool

Sat 13 Jun

Free / 0870 380 1111

Sun 14 Jun

Free / 0870 380 1111

Blue Monday

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

The Boogaloo, London N6

Mon 13 Apr

Free / 020 8340 2928

Mon 11 May

Free / 020 8340 2928

Mon 8 Jun

Free / 020 8340 2928

…and 6 more dates until 14 Dec

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.

The Showroom, Chichester

Thu 24 Sep

See website for details / 01243 816000

Duckie

Pop and indie.

Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London SE11

Sat 4 Apr

£6 / 020 7820 1222

  • 21:00 Duckie Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London

Sat 11 Apr

£6 / 020 7820 1222

  • 21:00 Duckie Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London

Sat 18 Apr

£6 / 020 7820 1222

  • 21:00 Duckie Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London
…and 32 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 2 Apr

£7.50 / 020 7627 2726

Thu 14 May

£7.50 / 020 7627 2726

Thu 25 Jun

£7.50 / 020 7627 2726

…and 6 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

Femme Dating Manchester

Pink Lobster Dating's Celebrated Fancy a Femme is now in Manchester!

Tribeca, Manchester

Sun 26 Apr

£17.95 / 0161 236 8300

Femrock

A showcase of female fronted bands.

The Green Door Store, Brighton

Wed 8 Apr

Phone for prices / 07944 693214

Resident DJs play rock and indie.

  • 19:00 Femrock 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

Mightier: Political Poetry Night

Open mic hosted by Suky Goodfellow, with a 15 minute set from featured performer Agnes Török – Loud Poet. Issues such as social justice, inequality, class, the state, refugees, disability and mental illness, LGBT+ rights, public services and money can be considered for spoken word pieces, though the possibilities are not…

Area C Coffeehouse, Edinburgh

Wed 15 Apr

Free / 0131 553 6083

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Bearfest Big Launch Party

The launch party for London BearFest features Silverhook (Hot Fuzz), The Meat Boys, Paul M, Dave the Bear, Doctor Woof, Kurt Bearfest and Alex Baby Bearfest.

Eagle, London SE11

Sat 11 Apr

£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

Femme Lesbian Birmingham

Femme for Femme Speed Dating with Pink Lobster Dating & MySpeedDate.

The Vaults, Birmingham

Wed 15 Apr

£14.99 / 01212 129837

gayWISE Drop in

Friendly place to meet people and socialse with other members of the LGBT community. Activities, advice adn support on offer; run by Wise Thoughts.

Wise Thoughts, London N22

Thu 2 Apr

Free

Thu 7 May

Free

Thu 4 Jun

Free

…and 6 more dates until 3 Dec

Heather Peace

Concert from singer and actress Heather Peace, star of Lip Service, London's Burning and Waterloo Road.

St George's Bristol

Thu 2 Apr

£25.31 / 0845 402 4001

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Hello Dolly: LGBT Celebration Party!

A big ol' celebration of Barbara Streisand's 73rd birthday, with DJs, food & drink and plenty of musical fun.

Craving Coffee, London N15

Fri 24 Apr

Free (Gold coin donation to Haringey LGBT Network)

Horse

Indie, soul and pop by the Fife-born singer-songwriter, Horse McDonald.

Band on the Wall, Manchester

Fri 30 Oct

£19.25 / 01618 341786

Bush Hall, London W12

Thu 1 Oct

£19.80 / 020 8222 6955

Dundee Rep

Sat 16 May

£13–£16 / 01382 223530

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Liverpool Pride

There's a Love is No Crime theme at Liverpool Pride this year, with music, activities and fun throughout the city, all in celebration of LGBT culture.

Pier Head, Liverpool

Sat 1 Aug

Free / 0151 708 5158

Masha Gessen

Russia's leading LGBT rights activist discusses her book Words Will Break Cement: The Passion Of Pussy Riot, an investigation into the origins and motivations of the dissident art-punk group.

Brighton Dome

Sun 17 May

Studio Theatre

£10 / 01273 709709

My Night With Reg

  • Directed by: Robert Hastie
  • Written by: Kevin Elyot

Kevin Elyot's award-winning comedy.

Apollo Theatre, London W1D

Tue 31 Mar

£25–£93.75 / 0844 482 9671

Wed 1 Apr

£25–£93.75 / 0844 482 9671

Thu 2 Apr

£25–£93.75 / 0844 482 9671

…and 7 more dates until 11 Apr

Creative Innovation Centre CIC, Taunton

Tue 31 Mar

£25–£75 / 01823 337477

Wed 1 Apr

£25–£75 / 01823 337477

Thu 2 Apr

£25–£75 / 01823 337477

…and 7 more dates until 11 Apr back to top