Archive | Concerts and theatre

Welsh company storms Edinburgh with new play about gay hero Alan Turing

Welsh company Scriptography Productions has achieved unprecedented levels of success with its first ever touring production of a new play about Alan Turing written by Catrin Fflur Huws at Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Zoo Venues. The play has previously toured Wales and The Arcola in London, during which its overwhelmingly positive reviews included, “a sensational piece […]

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Rosie Wilby: The Science of Sex

Rosie Wilby.

8th – 15th August at 17.00 at Sneaky Pete’s, Cowgate, PBH’s Free Fringe   BBC Radio 4 regular Rosie Wilby dons her lab coat and safety goggles once more to revamp her award-winning investigation into the science of attraction, which she was invited to perform in New York in 2013, incorporating some new ideas and […]

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Former MP Stephen Lloyd lands West End director role

After narrowly losing his seat as the MP for Eastbourne and Willingdon, Stephen Lloyd was one of many former parliamentarians looking for a fresh challenge after May’s general election.  However, it hasn’t taken the popular politician very long to re-start his career in business after being appointed Business Development Director at West End, an international […]

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The gay burlesque scene

Out of the smoky clubs of the 1930s sprung a time travelling dance tradition which has leapt into the modern age, bringing with it a new body positive culture and a sense of inclusiveness. Neo-Burlesque is now everywhere, from small pubs in Cornwall to massive nightclubs in European capitals. But all this has left one […]

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Barelesque Anim8te – It honestly doesn’t get hotter than this!

    Since 2011, the Barelesque team have whipped, stripped and painted the town rainbow coloured all for charity and on 22nd April, they return with a distinctly cartoon theme. One of the most talked about evenings of entertainment in London, Barelesque does exactly what the name suggests and punters can expect an evening of […]

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Pre-order the Eurovision digital album now!

Eurovision 2015 album out now While we already know the release date of the physical CD and the DVD for the upcoming Eurovision Song Contest, then now you can also pre-order the digital album! The digital album also includes all the 40 competing songs of this year’s Eurovision Song Contest and will be released as […]

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The World Premiere of Hello Kitty Live

Hello Kitty Live announces UK Tour Sanrio GmbH, Live Nation and Zen Tiger Live in association with WME Entertainment officially announce the forthcoming launch of HELLO KITTY LIVE – FASHION & FRIENDS. The first chapter of series of live shows starring Hello Kitty, her family and the other Sanrio characters. HELLO KITTY LIVE – FASHION […]

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OUTINGS comes to Oxford

by Matthew Baldwin and Thomas Hescott. Directed by David Grindley. Following its Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2014 premiere, the world’s first show based on coming-out stories tours the UK in spring 2015 ahead of international dates   ‘Life-affirming.’ **** The Arts Desk Few comings-out attract millions of YouTube views like Tom Daley’s did. But for whoever’s […]

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Royal Shakespeare Company Transfers New Play into the West End This Spring


Tom Morton-Smith’s new play Oppenheimer transfers into the Vaudeville Theatre The RSC announced today that Tom Morton-Smith’s new play Oppenheimer will transfer into the Vaudeville Theatre in London’s West End in March for a limited run of eight weeks. The show transfers into the NIMAX Vaudeville Theatre directly after its acclaimed run in the Swan […]

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Charlie Brooks – Beautiful Thing

Charlie Brooks

Best known as Eastenders troublemaker Janine Butcher, bringing drama to Albert Square with a medley of cocaine addiction, murder and prostitution, Charlie Brooks is now taking her talent on tour, playing Sandra in the iconic play, Beautiful Thing. The ‘Walford witch’ has finally left the East End, and now you’ll be seeing Charlie Brooks in […]

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Polish President vetoes gender recognition bill

  Last Friday, Polish President Andrzej Duda, vetoed the Gender Accordance Act. The bill was hailed as the country’s first […]

Kirsty Logan wins the Polari First Book Prize 2015 for The Rental Heart

Glasgow-based author Kirsty Logan has been awarded the Polari First Book Prize 2015 for her critically acclaimed debut short story […]

Battersea’s eagerly awaited Collars & Coats Gala Ball returns


Battersea Dogs & Cats Home’s annual world-famous Collars & Coats Gala Ball, proudly supported by Henry Wiltshire International, returns with […]

Whose Pride is it?

  A public meeting Wednesday 23 September, 6.30-8.00pm Congress House, Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3LS (tube: Tottenham Court Road […]

Want to make a difference in your community?

Why not become a Special Constable Bedfordshire Police has ambitions to double the size of its Special Constabulary by spring […]

Victory for community as UK’s oldest LGBTQ pub becomes a listed building

  LGBTQ pub, today became a listed building! The RVT is the first building in the country listed for its […]