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Le Monocle

Great Egg Theatre Le Monocle follows the story of Francine as she discovers the eponymous lesbian bar. Her story is interwoven with that of Violette Morris, an acclaimed athlete-turned-Nazi SS agent, and the LGBTQ+ community of 20th-century Paris. A story of compassion and community, Le Monocle is about how we cope…

theSpace @ Surgeons Hall, Edinburgh

Fri 2 Aug

Haldane Theatre

£7 (£6) / 0845 508 8515

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

Haldane Theatre

£7 (£6) / 0845 508 8515

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

Haldane Theatre

£8 (£7) / 0845 508 8515

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 5 more dates until 9 Aug

MOTHER

MOTHER Comedy Low-brow, high-camp sketch comedy duo MOTHER make their Fringe debut with an unapologetically hilarious hour of trashy treasure. From tactless HR Managers to the high glamour of Jane McDonald, get yourself some pink fizz and settle down for a night in with Mother. Go on. You deserve it. An 'inspired slice…

Gilded Balloon Teviot, Edinburgh

Wed 31 Jul

Turret

£6 / 0131 622 6552

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 1 Aug

Turret

£6 / 0131 622 6552

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

Turret

£6 / 0131 622 6552

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 23 more dates until 26 Aug

The Nana Schewitz Pass-Me-Over Party

Static Assembly / PBH's Free Fringe Nana Schewitz, the fully circumcised yet not-so-kosher Jewish star, presents a celebration of her life followed by a highly anticipated sacrificial death ritual. Realising that her future legacy is not as glamorous as she would’ve hoped, Nana presents her Pass-Me-Over Party in a last…

Bar Bados Complex, Edinburgh

Sat 3 Aug

Room 2

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

Room 2

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Mon 5 Aug

Room 2

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 16 more dates until 24 Aug

Newcastle Improv Festival: DragProv Review

'Christian Adore’ and 'Eaton Messe' are a drag double act performed by Francesca Forristal and Ed Scrivens. Using your suggestions, this formidable pairing of lovable soft-boy and sassy queen will create dazzling songs, sketches, and spontaneous raps. RuPaul's glamour meets ‘Whose Line Is It Anyway’ style improvised…

Alphabetti Theatre, Newcastle Upon Tyne

Tue 30 Jul

£9 (£7.50) / 0191 209 4282

  • 20:00 – 21:00

Newcastle Upon Tyne Gay Meetup

monthly informal social events in Newcastle upon Tyne To join please send £1 to cover Meetup.com fees and my other group expenses to paypal account:dennisbarkercv@gmail.com - this is one off joining fee,individual meet ups have fees associated with them clearly.

Tyneside Cinema, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sun 30 Jun

£2 / 0845 217 9909

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Sun 7 Jul

£2 / 0845 217 9909

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Permitted Fruit Comedy

Recurring comedy night with a changing lineup of predominately female, BAME and LGBTQ+ comics.

The Apple Tree, London WC1X

Sun 7 Jul

£8–£11 Seated / 020 7837 2365

Sun 4 Aug

£8–£11 Seated / 020 7837 2365

Sun 1 Sep

£8–£11 Seated / 020 7837 2365

Sun 6 Oct

£8–£11 Seated / 020 7837 2365

Pink Lemonade

The Queer House and HighTide Token Toni loves a bitta bashment and only dates Black and Brown womxn, my barber holds the cure to lesbian urges and straight women are like junk food. 'Your anxiety must of got lost in the smoke, cos there's that chair behind me, I slump nervously, your hands are over me, quietly you tell…

Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Aug

Downstairs

£8 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

Downstairs

£12 (£11) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 5 Aug

Downstairs

£12 (£11) / 0131 623 3030

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 10 more dates until 25 Aug

Pretty Ugly

The Pretty Ugly girls play sexy, glamorous indie rock'n'roll, electro beats, 60s soul and experiment with some new artists to get everyone in the mood for dirty dancing.

The Admiral, Glasgow

Sat 13 Jul

£5–£6 / 0141 221 7705

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Pride Cymru's Big Weekend

Celebration of Wales' LGBT+ community, featuring a parade, family area, music, entertainment, comedy, a fun fair and more.

City Hall Lawn, Cardiff

Fri 23 Aug

Pride In Reading: An Lgbtqa+ Reading Group

We are delighted to announce now a new monthly reading group which focuses on all things LGBTQA+. Our first meeting will be on the 27th of June in our cafe on the first floor, and we will be discussing Enigma Variations by Andre Acimen. If you're interested please do get in contact with us so in store so we can sign…

Waterstones, Aberdeen

Thu 27 Jun

Free / 01224 502334

Pride on the Shore

The National Maritime Museum will be warming up for the Pride in London celebrations by serving you full festival vibes and beach party realness, as we explore queer histories and culture with a dash of summer sparkle! Pride on the Shore is jam-packed with fun activities and performances – from divine lipsynching drag…

National Maritime Museum, London SE10

Fri 5 Jul

£15 (Members £13) / 020 8312 6608

  • 18:00 – 23:00

Psycho Drama Queen

Loose Lower Lip When he is attacked on the street, drag performer Anthony, aka Theresa Mayhem, has a choice to make; does he repress the trauma and become a reality TV star? Or listen to his best friend Lucy and get the help he needs? Mental Illness, physical and emotional abuse Age category: 16+

ZOO Playground, Edinburgh

Fri 2 Aug

Playground 2

£5

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

Playground 2

£5

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

Playground 2

£5

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 26 Aug

Purple

The Voice Matters Theatre Company Tonight’s the night. You know, the night. The night Stacey and Sam are going to… you know. But when the clothes come off, Stacey flees the scene, leaving her bewildered boyfriend half-dressed behind her. Embarrassed and confused, Stacey struggles to unpick exactly what her problem is…

C venues – C Aquila, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Aug

studio

£8.50 (£6.50)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

studio

£10.50 (£8.50)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

studio

£10.50 (£8.50)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 7 more dates until 10 Aug

Queer Theory

A queer cabaret show including live music, drag, poetry, comedy and performance art.

Nice'n'Sleazy, Glasgow

Wed 26 Jun

£5 / 0141 333 0900

  • 19:30 – 23:00

Romeo and Juliet by Curious Pheasant

Curious Pheasant Theatre Following a sold out run at the Edinburgh Fringe 2018, Curious Pheasant Theatre present Romeo and Juliet. This gay, all male production is a bold re-imagining of William Shakespeare's classic love story. The physical theatre piece will use two opposing rugby teams to ground the piece in the…

Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Aug

Bijou

£10 / 0131 220 4348

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

Bijou

£10 / 0131 220 4348

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

Bijou

£13 (£12) / 0131 220 4348

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 19 more dates until 24 Aug

Ryan Lane Will Be There Now in a Minute

Ryan Lane A show for anyone with a complex relationship to home. Ryan Lane’s playful, inventive and intimate storytelling piece explores coming out, leaving Wales and then wanting to come home again. Think À Bout de Souffle in Aberystwyth meets This Country and Clueless. Ryan's a graduate of Soho Theatre Young Company.

Heroes @ Dragonfly, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Aug

Room

£5

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

Room

£5

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

Room

£5

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 25 Aug

Sad Eyes to Smile With

Activising for Change Queer identity plus slam poetry divided by austerity and multiplied by three. It's odd socks, deadline chasing, ice cream, and brown envelopes from the DWP. It's the days when you can and the days when you can't and the days when you're eaten by angry. It's being hugged so tight you forget how to…

Greenside @ Infirmary Street, Edinburgh

Mon 12 Aug

Ivy Studio

£8 (£6)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 13 Aug

Ivy Studio

£8 (£6)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 14 Aug

Ivy Studio

£8 (£6)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 9 more dates until 24 Aug

Sad Tony the Rapper's Sad Tonathon the Rapperthon

Joe Molander / Planet Bar Fringe Yes, that’s right reader: it’s me. Sad Tony the Rapper. My long career has provided me with incredible insight into the world, as well as some side-splitting anecdotes, but I can guarantee my show has a lot more to it than that. At the end, I will also ask you for money. Strap on your…

Planet, Edinburgh

Mon 12 Aug

Planet Bar Stage

Free / 0131 556 5551

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 13 Aug

Planet Bar Stage

Free / 0131 556 5551

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 14 Aug

Planet Bar Stage

Free / 0131 556 5551

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 11 more dates until 25 Aug

Scottish Queer International Film Festival

The Scottish Queer International Film Festival is a celebration of queer cinema, hosting features, short film screenings, workshops, discussions and nights out.

Various venues: Glasgow

Mon 30 Sep

Times & prices to be confirmed

Tue 1 Oct

Times & prices to be confirmed

Wed 2 Oct

Times & prices to be confirmed

…and 4 more dates until 6 Oct

Séayoncé Déjà Voodoo

Daniel Wye The legendary Ghost Whisperer Séayoncé is lubed up to mystic it to you in this dragtastic séance! Enter the depths of the spirit world to see how far Séayoncé will go to get what’s needed. Hell-bent (what did you just call me?) on finding truth, this clairvoyant will take you places you’ve never been. Are…

Assembly George Square, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Aug

The Blue Room

£8 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

The Blue Room

£8 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

The Blue Room

£11 (£10) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 25 Aug

Shattered

Gavin Lind Gavin Lind is shattered, middle-aged, gay and getting divorced. First World problems don’t get crueller than this. Or do they? Gavin is left wondering what happened to his perfectly mediocre existence. His body is giving up on him, he’s fast realising not everyone loves him. Mediocrity is not the safe haven…

Sweet Grassmarket, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Aug

Grassmarket 3

£8.50 / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

Grassmarket 3

£8.50 / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

Grassmarket 3

£8.50 / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 25 Aug

Shoot Your Shot

Shoot Your Shot returns, a self-described 'jamboree of incandescent nonsense.'

The Poetry Club, Glasgow

Sat 6 Jul

before 11pm £5; after 11pm £7 / 0141 357 7246

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Sat 3 Aug

before 11pm £5; after 11pm £7 / 0141 357 7246

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Sat 7 Sep

before 11pm £5; after 11pm £7 / 0141 357 7246

  • 23:00 – 03:00
…and 3 more dates until 7 Dec

Since U Been Gone

An exciting double bill between HighTide and The Queer House sees Since U Been Gone by Teddy Lamb and Mika Johnson’s Pink Lemonade alternate performances every day. Lamb’s moving autobiographical account of growing up queer in the East Midlands, finding yourself, and losing a friend is brought to life in Since U Been Gone…

Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh

Wed 31 Jul

£8 / 0131 623 3030

  • 15:45 – 16:35
Downstairs

£8 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 1 Aug

£8 / 0131 623 3030

  • 15:45 – 16:35

Fri 2 Aug

£8 / 0131 623 3030

  • 15:45 – 16:35
Downstairs

£12 (£11) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 23 more dates until 25 Aug

Sketch You Up!

Comedy sketches that are observational and familiar but with a contemporary Sketch You Up! twist. Think Catherine Tate meets Little Britain and you're almost there! Let us throw you into a world where call centre operators hold painful secrets, yummy mummies with their first world problems, a world where being straight is…

Greyfriars Charteris Centre, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Aug

Just the Crypt

£5 / 0131 662 6850

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

Just the Crypt

£5 / 0131 662 6850

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

Just the Crypt

£8.50 (£7) / 0131 662 6850

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 25 Aug

Smashing

Annabelszki Can one woman single-handedly smash the hetero-patriarchy? Well, maybe with a little help from the audience. A queer, feminist and irreverent exploration of contemporary society. Expect sketch comedy, spoken word, audience interaction. 'An outrageous contribution to stand-up comedy' ★★★★ (BroadwayBaby.com).

Planet, Edinburgh

Sat 3 Aug

Planet Bar Stage

Free / 0131 556 5551

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

Planet Bar Stage

Free / 0131 556 5551

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 6 Aug

Planet Bar Stage

Free / 0131 556 5551

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 10 more dates until 17 Aug