Shakespeare in Love cast announced
News on the exciting new production of Shakespeare in Love at the Noel Coward Theatre in London
Another Country returns to London stage
A new production of Julian Mitchell’s gay classic Another Country is returning to London. The play was turned into a movie starring Rupert Everett and Colin Firth and has become a gay classic for its career-defining performance by Everett as a gay public school boy in love with the blond and gorgeous Harcourt (played in …
The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier at the Barbican
This summer the Barbican’s art gallery puts on the first major exhibition devoted to French fashion designer and gay fashion icon Jean Paul Gaultier. It is hard to believe that Gaultier has been shaping fashion for over 40 years, and this major fashion retrospective aims to understand where he came from and how he got …
The Glamour of Italian Fashion 1945 – 2014 at the V&A
The V&A’s major new Summer 2014 exhibition looks at the world of Italian fashion in “The Glamour of Italian Fashion 1945 – 2014”. It promises to be a comprehensive look at Italian Fashion from the end of the Second World War to the present day, exploring all of the key fashion figures who have contributed …
Gay-themed Walking Tours
The only way to see London is on foot so take to the streets with this Gay-themed walking tours of London
The Bodyguard starring Alexandra Burke
Whitney Houston musical The Bodyguard has a new star as Alexandra Burke makes her West End debut in London
London Coffee Shop Awards 2014
The best coffee shops in London as announced in the Coffee Stop Awards 2014
New Restaurants 2014 opening in London
Get set for a feast with the latest must-dine restaurants opening in London this year
New Luxury Hotels in London
New luxury hotel openings in London, including the new Shangri-La at The Shard.
London Restaurant News
All the latest news about London's restaurant scene including what's hot and what's new. Gordon Ramsey to open West End restaurant
The gay man behind the Beatles
A new play explores the life of Brian Epstein - the man behind the world's most successful pop group, the Beatles.
Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre
Regent's Park Open Air Theatre, Inner Circle, Regent's Park, London, NW1 4NR
Mamma Mia! Tickets
Mamma Mia! is the smash-hit musical featuring the songs of ABBA.- now playing at the Novello Theatre
What’s On at London Gay Pride Summer 2014
Check out what's on at this weekend's London Gay Pride 2014, including the Parade and performers including Conchita Wurst
The 39 Steps at the Criterion Theatre
Alfred Hitchcock’s classic spy thriller is turned into an hilarious romp in this award-winning comedy
Billy Elliot at the Victoria Palace Theatre
Based on the smash-hit movie, Billy Elliot The Musical is a dazzling theatrical experience.
Dennis Hopper: The Lost Album at the Royal Academy
A major photography exhibition at the Royal Academy highlights the work of actor Dennis Hopper.
SHOW OF THE MONTH: Shakespeare in Love
The Show of the month is Shakespeare in Love - now playing at the Noel Coward Theatre
West End Bares – Nude Dunnit?
The hottest night in the West End is back as WEST END BARES hits London.
Fire in Vauxhall is set across TEN railway arches in South London's gay village of Vauxhall, and there's a constant line-up of big events
G-A-Y at HEAVEN
G-A-Y at Heaven is a gay institution, now run by Jeremy Joseph. Fridays especially fun for G-A-Y CAMP ATTACK.
Horse Meat Disco
Horse Meat Disco at has led the way in disco for nearly ten years at their London HQ of the Eagle London
XXL London is the utterly famous, men-only, completely no-attitude megaclub with a dedicated following.
Beautiful – The Carole King Musical at the Aldwych Theatre
The Broadway hit musical BEAUTIFUL - The Carole King Musical comes to London.
CATS at the London Palladium
Nicole Scherzinger stars in this major revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical classic CATS.
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane
The spectacular, big-budget musical Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.
Damn Yankees hits London at the Landor Theatre
Classic musical Damn Yankees is given a sexy spin at London's Landor Theatre.
London’s Michelin starred restaurants 2015
The latest news on London's Michelin starred restaurants for 2015
English National Opera at the London Coliseum Tickets
Internationally acclaimed opera company presenting operas sung in English.
How the Walkie-Talkie ruined the London skyline
Comment: Paul Raven discusses the Walkie-Talkie building in the City of London
Dance Til Dawn at the Aldwych Theatre
Starring Strictly Come Dancing favourites Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace.
Di and Viv and Rose at the Vaudeville Theatre
Tamzin Outhwaite, Samantha Spiro and Jenna Russell star in smash-hit comedy Di and Viv and Rose at the Vaudeville Theatre.
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels at the Savoy Theatre
Glamorous musical comedy Dirty Rotten Scoundrels at the Savoy Theatre.
Disney’s The Lion King Tickets
Experience the excitement and wonder of Disney's The Lion King - live on stage in the West End.
Assassins at the Menier Chocolate Factory
Stephen Sondheim's acclaimed musical comes to the award-winning Menier Chocolate Factory in a new production starring Catherine Tate and Aaron Tveit.
East is East at the Trafalgar Studios
Ab Fab's Jane Horrocks stars in the hilarious comedy East is East, based on the hit movie.
Evita at the Dominion Theatre
Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's epic musical EVITA returns to London.
Forbidden Broadway at the Vaudeville Theatre
The cult Broadway show hits London ripping the West End's best loved musicals to shreds!
Jersey Boys at the Piccadilly Theatre
Smash-hit Broadway show Jersey Boys continues to pack them in at the Piccadilly Theatre in London.
Les Miserables Tickets
Experience the world's longest-running musical - and the original and best production of Les Miserables at the Sondheim Theatre in London
Made in Dagenham The Musical at the Adelphi Theatre
Made in Dagenham is the brand new musical based on the smash-hit British movie and starring Gemma Arterton.
Gay Events Christmas 2014
What's on this Christmas in London, featuring the best gay-themed events for December 2014
Matilda The Musical Tickets
Award-winning show Matilda The Musical based on Roald Dahl's much loved book.
Memphis The Musical at the Shaftesbury Theatre
Broadway musical Memphis opens at London's Shaftesbury Theatre starring Beverly Knight.
Miss Saigon at the Prince Edward Theatre
The spectacular, epic production of Miss Saigon at the Prince Edward Theatre in London.
ONCE at the Phoenix Theatre
ONCE is the joyous musical starring Ronan Keating* at the Phoenix Theatre
Stomp at the Ambassadors Theatre
See explosive dance and music show STOMP at the Ambassadors Theatre in London.
Sunny Afternoon at the Harold Pinter Theatre
Hit The Kinks musical Sunny Afternoon gets a well-deserved West End transfer
Sweeney Todd at the London Coliseum
The theatrical event of the year as Emma Thompson and Bryn Terfel come together for Sweeney Todd in London
The Commitments at the Palace Theatre
The Commitments is a riotous, soul-filled musical night at the theatre
The Phantom of the Opera Tickets
Experience the original and best production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's epic musical.
The Scottsboro Boys at the Garrick Theatre
Kander & Ebb's acclaimed musical The Scottsboro Boys comes to London directed by Susan Stroman
Urinetown at the Apollo Theatre
The smash-hit Broadway show makes it to London in this FIVE STAR hit production
White Christmas at the Dominion Theatre
A spectacular Christmas treat as Irving Berlin's White Christmas comes to the Dominion Theatre in London.
Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown at the Playhouse Theatre
Pedro Almodóvar’s camp, cult movie classic gets a musical makeover in London starring Tamsin Greig.
Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty at the V&A
V&A London presents a major retrospective of fashion enfant terrible Alexander McQueen
V&A – Victoria and Albert Museum
The V&A in South Kensington is one of the world's great galleries dedicated to art and design.
The Tower of London
Visit the Tower of London, one of the world's most extraordinary and historic landmarks
Electra at the Old Vic Theatre
Kristin Scott Thomas stars in Ian Ricksons' five-star revival of Electra at the Old Vic.
Ghost Stories at the Arts Theatre
Prepare to be well and truly scared out of your wits at Ghost Stories.
Great Britain at the Theatre Royal Haymarket
Fast and furious, Great Britain is the hilarious new satire that is a riot of razor-sharp wit.
The View from The Shard
Spectacular views of London from the Shard - Western Europe's tallest building
French chic at Soho’s L’Escargot Restaurant and Club
L'Escargot - London's oldest French restaurant - gets its ooh la la back.
London’s Michelin starred restaurants 2017
The latest news on London's Michelin starred restaurants for 2017
World’s 50 Best Bars Awards: London Winners
The World's 50 best bars for 2016 have been announced, and there are plenty of London bar winners.
Exhibition: David Hockney retrospective at Tate Britain
A massive new retrospective of David Hockney's body of work, staged at Tate Britain
Nobu Hotel Shoreditch opens
News about hotels in London, including new openings and renovations including the Nobu Hotel Shoreditch
Exhibition: Queer British Art at Tate Britain
Tate Britiain stages an impressive exhibition exploring queer British art.
Show of the month: Mamma Mia!
The Show of the Month is Mamma Mia! - the hit ABBA musical at the Novello Theatre in London
British Museum: Desire, love, identity exhibition
The British Museum has opened a major new exhibition highlighting LGBTQ histories, experiences and lives.
Popcorn at HEAVEN
Start the week as you mean to go on as Heaven turns itself over to POPCORN and the best hip hop & RnB via Top 40 pop, guilty pleasures and funky Tech & Deep House
New Bloomsbury Set
New Bloomsbury Set - The Basement, 76 Marchmont Street, London, WC1N 1AG - Gay London
National Theatre’s Queer Theatre event series
National Theatre to run LGBT A series of LGBT+ rehearsed readings, exhibition directed by Stephen Daldry, Tarell Alvin McCraney Polly Stenham.
Ben Whishaw, Alan Cumming star in new LGBT plays at the Old Vic Theatre and BBC Four
New season of monologues around gay and LGBT themes to premiere at the Old Vic Theatre and on BBC Four this July
King’s Head Theatre 2017 Queer Season
The award-winning King's Head Theatre in North London is hosting a season of Queer plays for 2017, with work from playwrights including Jonathan Harvey, Kevin Elyot and Patrick Wilde.
British Library: Gay UK – Love, Law and Liberty
A free queer exhibition at the British Library, looking at 122 years of gay history.
Gay musical “He Shoots! He Scores!”
Above the Stag gay theatre in South London premieres it's brand new musical "He Shoots! He Scores!" this Summer.
West End Bares – Ruby Slippers: October 2017
London Theatre's charity night West End Bares is back for 2017. This sizzling event sees the West End's hottest stars perform for one night only - all in aid of raising money for HIV and AIDS projects.
London ranks in Top 5 of world’s best gay cities
London has been ranked Number 5 in a listing of the top gay cities to live in the world.
Dandelyan London wins at World’s Best Cocktail Bars
Tales of the Cocktail has announced their annual Spirited Awards 2017, honouring the world's best cocktail bars. And London has done rather well, with Dandelyon scooping the top prize
Ticket Offers: Save up to 60% on West End Shows
Save up to 60% on London shows, with our theatre partner WestEndTheatre.com
Gay play “Holding the Man”
Above the Stag gay theatre in South London premieres it's new revival of moving gay play "Holding the Man"
Autumn Winter 2017 Gay Events Calendar
A quick run down of some of the queer events happening in London this Autumn and early Winter 2017.
London’s Michelin starred restaurants 2018
Michelin has announced its guide to London restaurants awarded Michelin stars for 2018.
2018 Gay Events Calendar: January and February
A quick run down of some of the queer events happening in London in 2018.
2018 Gay Events Calendar – Summer 2018
A quick run down of some of the queer events happening in London in 2018.
Epic, award-winning new gay play The Inheritance about the lives of multiple generations of New Yorkers
Good Food Guide names award-winning London restaurants 2019
The latest news on London's Good Food Guide award-winning restaurants for 2019
Savoy’s American Bar wins World’s Best Bar prize
The American Bar at The Savoy hotel takes home World's Best Bar prize.
London’s Michelin Star Restaurants 2019
Michelin has announced its guide to London restaurants awarded Michelin stars for 2018.
2018 Gay London Events – Autumn & Winter 2018
A run-down of some of the best gay events happening in London in summer, autumn and winter 2018, from theatre and film, to exhibitions and parties.
New Year’s Eve 2018 Gay London Events
A quick line-up of gay events happening in London this New Year's Eve 2018
London Sightseeing and Attractions at Night
Things to do in London at night (besides bars and clubs!)
Gay London Events January – February 2019
Gay events in London this January and February 2019 including theatre and concerts
Gay London Events – March 2019
Gay events in London this winter and spring 2019 including theatre and concerts
9 to 5 The Musical
The classic camp movie 9 to 5 is live and onstage as 9 to 5 The Musical hits the West End!
London in World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2019
The World’s 50 Best Restaurants, sponsored by S.Pellegrino and Acqua Panna, were announced yesterday, 25 June 2019, in Singapore.
Gay London Events Summer 2019
Gay events in London this spring and summer 2019 including theatre and concerts, from Christian Dior to the Pink Singers and London's Gay Men's Chorus
Gay London Events 2019 / 2020
Gay events in London this winter 2019 and 2020 including theatre and concerts including 9 to 5 The Musical, Sink the Pink, Cinderella, and Winter Pride
Gay London Events 2020 – Updated January 2020
Gay events in London in 2020 including theatre, concerts and exhibitions, from Mary Quant to Everybody's Talking About Jamie
The Guide to London Guide Books
A hot list of the best London guide books and history books on LGBTQ London
Gay Blue Plaques: Where famous LGBTQ+ people lived in London
A great gay guide to London's blue plaques and the LGBTQ+ people who lived in London. Includes Oscar Wilde, Noel Coward, George Michael, Virginia Woolf and more
Gay Travel Links
The 150 Worst (& Safest) Countries for LGBTQ+ Travel An annual list of safe – and not safe – places to visit for LGBTQ+ people
BFI Flare LGBTQI+ Film Festival 2021
London’s biggest queer film festival is back in 2021. Yes, okay, it still means having to huddle over our TV’s like in 2020 to see some of the best LGBTQI+ cinema around; and being all together in the dark was always going to be a better scenario. But this time the BFI folks have had …
National Student Pride Festival 2021
Festival / 25 April 2021: Virtual this year because of Covid, but still promising students everywhere a fun festival of interviews, panels, club nights, performances and more.
Mighty Hoopla 2021
After last year’s cancellation, the Mighty Hoopla is getting back on track for another round of 7 stages of pop-tastic music.
Noel Coward: Art & Style
Noël Coward: Art & Style is a glamorous new exhibition at the Guildhall Art Gallery in the City of London, celebrating the style and glamour of Coward.
Pride at the Palace
Pride at the Palace is a special benefit concert which brings together the West End's LGBTQIA+ performers and Queer stars to celebrate Pride.
Theatre / From 18 June 2021: Constellations returns to the West End, featuring four different casts including It's a Sin star Omari Douglas and Russell Tovey
The Turbine Theatre is a sparkling new off-West End venue next to the massive Battersea Power Station development.
My Son’s a Queer But What Can You Do? Tickets
West End musicals performer Rob Madge writes and stars in this one-person show - which is now back in London at the Ambassadors Theatre
Royal Academy of Arts
The Royal Academy of Arts, in beautiful Burlington House on Piccadilly, is one of London's great art galleries.
David Hockney: The Arrival of Spring, Normandy, 2020
The Royal Academy of Arts big summer blockbuster is David Hockney's latest collection - The Arrival of Spring, Normandy, 2020.
The Glory is most definitely the best place out East to enjoy a gay bar, brilliant drag and performances and a nightclub all rolled into one,
The original Tate gallery, and arguably still the best - in terms of art, and the fact that since Tate Modern opened further down the river, the vast and splendid galleries are much quieter.
Tate Modern is one of the largest museums of modern and contemporary art in the world. When Tate Modern opened in 2000 it was like a cultural rocket going off over London.
The Apple Tree (Closing)
The Apple Tree is a quirky, independently owned and stylish gay drinking venue, plus good food and regular arts, events and entertainment.
West 5 Bar
West 5 Bar is a fun, fabulous West London local, with drag shows a-go-go, and a friendly, mixed-aged crowd.
South West London got a shot in the arm when Bar CMYK opened as Wimbledon's first ever LGBTQ+ bar.
Stanley Tucci Searching for Italy starts on CNN International 20 June 2021
We are slightly over-excited for Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy - a new six-part series for CNN that sees the lovely Stanley on a food quest
London’s Michelin Star Restaurants 2021
Michelin has announced its guide to London restaurants awarded Michelin stars for 2021 including Core by Clare Smyth and Hélène Darroze
The Karaoke Hole
The Karaoke Hole is where you can join East London’s finest drag stars on stage for a night of wild karaoke!
Arch Clapham offers a wide selection of great food and tasty drinks, and some of the hottest South London has to offer
G-A-Y Porn Idol at HEAVEN
Brave folks strip for cash at this fabulously successful G-A-Y club night at Heaven - G-A-Y Porn Idol at HEAVEN
The Queen Adelaide
The owner of the much-missed George and Dragon in the East End has opened up a hop and a skip away on Hackney Road with The Queen Adelaide.
Running for 8 years plus, Circa is one of the more glamorous joints in town, slap bang in Soho
Dalton Superstore is officially a Gay London institution, a label they probably hate but that's what you get for being a cult venue.
The Phoenix Arts Club
The Phoenix Arts Clubs is a much-loved independent venue, tucked away down atmospheric Phoenix Street
Bethnal Green Working Men’s Club
Dance and nightclub in the East End - which defies those descriptions and needs to be seen to be believed!
The Cock Tavern
The Cock Tavern is a welcome addition to South London's queer scene, and a boon for Kennington and Camberwell.
Independent LGBTQIA+ venue born out of the long-running and much-loved gay Asian club night Club Kali
The George and Dragon
Friendly South London local The George and Dragon is a good spot for a relaxed weekend night out, with plenty of karaoke and drag thrown in!
The Clapham Grand
The Clapham Grand is an independently run venue which serves as a nightclub, live music venue, theatre and event space.
Drag Fest London 2021
Re-scheduled from March, the mega festival of all things DRAG is finally back, with live performances a-plenty plus a drag market, comedy stage and more.
Alyssa, Memoirs of a Queen!
For one week only, experience the magic of Alyssa Edwards as she sashays her way into London's West End with Alyssa, Memoirs of a Queen!
Dear Evan Hansen at the Noel Coward Theatre
Dear Evan Hansen won six Tony Awards on Broadway, and a further three Olivier Awards here. This West End production starring Sam Tutty is simply amazing.
Dubbed a "Dragatha Christie" murder mystery, Death Drop is a riotously entertaining evening of fabulous drag and heinous murder at the Garrick Theatre
London’s best outdoor swimming spots
Alfresco swimming in London with these great places to take a dip in the open air
Come From Away Tickets
Come From Away at the Phoenix Theatre is a joyful and utterly life-affirming musical that recounts the incredible true story of 7,000 stranded passengers who were redirected to a small Canadian town on 9/11
London hotels in historic buildings
London's impressive history provides a wealth of hotels housed in historic buildings.
CLOSED: Above the Stag
London's leading venue for LGBTQ theatre, staging numerous plays and musicals throughout the year.
The Normal Heart starring Ben Daniels
Larry Kramer's ground-breaking play The Normal Heart is to open at the National Theatre starring Ben Daniels.
The King's Head Theatre in Islington presents new gay play All That, as part of their 2021 Queer Season
A moving revival of Charles Dyer's 1960s play at the Southwark Playhouse starring Paul Rider and John Sackville
Noel Coward – The Movie starring Asa Butterfield
Noel Coward's life is getting the big screen treatment in new Martin Sherman penned film NOEL
New LGBT+ Non-fiction Books
Our picks of LGBTQ+ non-fiction books hitting the shelves, with a special emphasis on London and the UK
OFF London – Reawakening
DJ Pagano is producing another of his now infamous and inclusive parties, with OFF London Reawakening at The Steel Yard
Homostash Roof Rave at Egg London
Homotash are back! Finally! And they are planning a very chilled out roof top evening on Sunday 8 August at Egg London.
Topsie Redfern’s Crystal Balls at the Two Brewers
London drag performer Topsie Redfern brings Topsie Redfern's Crystal Balls to the Two Brewers this July.
Pride in London 2021 (Cancelled)
Festival / 11 September 2021: London’s biggest annual LGBTQ+ festival is back! The Pride in London organisation has announced the 2021 date – 11 September – based on latest UK government guidelines.
LXZEvents at Libertine
LXZEvents are taking over swanky Libertine by Chinawhite for a queer party of DREAMS
Cock starring Jonathan Bailey
COCK comes to the West End next year with Bridgerton's Jonathan Bailey and Rocketman's Taron Egerton
Mighty Hoopla Festival 2023
Mighty Hoopla is back in 2023, with more pop-tastic music in Brockwell Park
Zodiac Bar launch weekend
The grand opening of new London gay bar and club Zodiac is taking place on 5 and 6 November 2021
Bishopsgate Institute LGBTQ+ Archive
The LGBTQ+ archives of the Bishopsgate Institute are a treasure trove of gay history
Straight White Men at the Southwark Playhouse
Following an acclaimed Broadway run, the hilarious Straight White Men arrives at Southwark Playhouse for four weeks only
Dick Whittington at the Phoenix Theatre
Drag entertainment company TuckShop are back in the West End this festive season for another round of mega-camp all-drag panto!
Boys in the Buff at the Drayton Arms Theatre
A sexy, hilarious Christmas cabaret night at the Drayton Arms Theatre in West London.
Dick Whittington: A New Dick in Town at Above the Stag
Above the Stag queer theatre in Vauxhall has outdone itself this year, with fabulous LGBTQ+ panto Dick Whittington: A New Dick in Town.
Moulin Rouge! The Musical Tickets
Baz Luhrmann’s Oscar-winning epic movie Moulin Rouge is brought to dazzling life as a stage musical at the Piccadilly Theatre
& Juliet Tickets
Musical & Juliet at the Shaftesbury Theatre is a riot of colour, music and fun, but also manages to be though-provoking in ways most musicals aren't.
Frozen The Musical Tickets
Disney's spellbinding stage production of Frozen The Musical is now playing at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane.
Anything Goes at the Barbican Theatre
Joyous Cole Porter musical Anything Goes returns to the Barbican Theatre in London this summer
My Fair Lady at the London Coliseum
Bartlett Sher brings his acclaimed New York version of My Fair Lady over to London in 2022 at the London Coliseum
Cabaret at the Kit Kat Club Tickets
The spectacular, five star production of Kander & Ebb's Cabaret at the Playhouse Theatre in London
Black Friday London Theatre Offers
West End Theatre is running its annual Black Friday promotion, so grab a ticket bargain to over 40 great London Shows
Jonny Woo’s All Star Christmas Cabaret at Battersea Arts Centre
The fabulously talented Jonny Woo is doing Battersea this Christmas, with his All Star Christmas Cabaret.
London’s Connaught Bar Tops World’s 50 Best Bars 2021
The Connaught Bar in London has been ranked Number One and named the world's best bar in the World's 50 Best Bars list for 2021.
The Night Larry Kramer Kissed Me starring John Bell
TV's Outlander star John Bell is making his London theatre debut in the revival of The Night Larry Kramer Kissed Me by David Drake at the New Wimbledon Theatre.
Fashioning Masculinities: The Art of Menswear at the V&A
The V&A museum launches its landmark 2022 exhibition in March with a look at creativity in men's fashion and how it reflects on gender.
Francis Bacon: Man and Beast at the Royal Academy
This major new exhibition, Francis Bacon: Man and Beast at the Royal Academy, focuses on Bacon’s life-long fascination with animals
Sink the Pink: Farewell Ball
Sink the Pink is throwing one final queer party, with its Farewell Ball on 15 April 2022 at Printworks London
Jarman at Greenwich Theatre
A new solo play called Jarman is debuting at the Greenwich Theatre this month, celebrating Derek Jarman.
Out and About! at The Curve, Barbican
Out and About!: Archiving LGBTQ+ history at Bishopsgate Institute is a free event coming to The Curve space in the Barbican this February and March.
Pleasance Theatre LGBTQ+ Season 2022
The Pleasance Theatre serves up another helping of LGBTQ+ plays, musicals and camp horror for History Month
The Pleasance Theatre
The Pleasance is the acclaimed fringe theatre and comedy venue in Islington, North London
London Sodomy Cases: John Dicks, 4 April 1722
John Dicks was accused of Sodomy, and put on trial at the Old Bailey in London on 4 April 1722
FITLADZ scally, chav and sportswear night is back in London! - every Friday at MA1 Bunker
Back to the Future The Musical Tickets
Back to the Future The Musical, based on the much-loved movie, hits the Adelphi Theatre in London
Cinderella at the Gillian Lynne Theatre
Andrew Lloyd Webber's brand new musical Cinderella is now playing at the Gillian Lynne Theatre in London's West End.
Tina – The Tina Turner Musical Tickets
Mega-hit show Tina - The Tina Turner Musical is now playing at the Aldwych Theatre in London.
The Windmill Soho
The world famous Windmill Theatre in Soho gets a new lease of life with this upscale dining and cabaret venue
Pleasure Palace at the Windmill Soho
The Pleasure Gardens people bring their new event - Pleasure Palace - to the Windmill Soho
Diary of a Somebody at the Seven Dials Playhouse
A new production of Diary of a Somebody, based on Joe Orton's diaries, at Seven Dials Playhouse in London.
A major new LGBTQ+ space for London, Queercircle is opening in the new Design District in North Greenwich
Michaela Yearwood-Dan’s Let Me Hold You and The Queens’ Jubilee at Queercircle
Two new LGBTQ+ exhibitions at Queercircle: Michaela Yearwood-Dan's new exhibition Let me Hold You, and archive exhibition The Queens' Jubilee
Foxes at Seven Dials Playhouse
Exciting new Queer play Foxes returns to London's Seven Dials Playhouse
Jean Paul Gaultier’s Fashion Freak Show at the Roundhouse
Jean Paul Gaultier's huge and fabulous show comes to the Roundhouse in Camden
Sondheim Songtime: London Gay Men’s Chorus
London Gay Men's Chorus celebrate Stephen Sondheim at Cadogan Hall this April
London Gay History – Links and More
A list of books and web links relating to London's fascinating history as a gay city.
Welcome to Queer Britain
The brand new Queer Britain Museum opens on 5 May 2022, and the first exhibition is Welcome to Queer Britain.
Queer East Film Festival 2022
Queer East is the annual LGBTQ+ film festival that showcases rarely-seen queer cinema from East and Southeast Asia
Queer Britain Museum
Britain's - and London's - first ever museum dedicated to Queer history, located in Granary Square in King's Cross
The Ministry of Lesbian Affairs at the Soho Theatre
Iman Qureshi's play The Ministry of Lesbian Affairs comes to Soho Theatre for a strictly limited season
Dykes on Mics
Fabulous queer London karaoke night for dykes, lesbians, bi babes, queer, trans and non-binary friends
Ginger Johnson’s Good Clean Fun at the Pleasance London
Ginger Johnson returns to London's Pleasance Theatre for riotous new show, Good Clean Fun.
Film: Swan Song starring Udo Kier, Jennifer Coolidge, Linda Evans & Michael Urie
Udo Kier, Jennifer Coolidge, Linda Evans and Michael Urie star in new movie, Swan Song from Todd Stephens
West London Queer Project
The fabulous West London initiative running queer events and cinema screenings
Fringe! Queer Film & Arts Fest London 2022
Fringe! - the festival for Film and Arts - returns to London this autumn, this September
Fetish Week London 2022
Fetish Week London is back this year, running from 9 to 17 July 2022, after a 2 year absence.
ABBA Voyage Tickets
ABBA are resurrected like never before in this spectacular new arena show ABBA Voyage
The Convert at Above The Stag
Ben Kavanagh’s timely play about conversion therapy gets a new revival at Above The Stag, directed by Gene David Kirk.
A Single Man Tickets
A new stage adaptation of Christopher Isherwood's A Single Man is coming to the Park Theatre this Autumn
A-Typical Rainbow at the Turbine Theatre
JJ Green brings his new musical A-Typical Rainbow to the Turbine Theatre this summer
Fabulous club night Cybil's House is a genuinely queer oasis of happiness, acceptance and celebration.
La Voix – Eighth Wonder of the World at the Lyric Theatre
The diamanté diva La Voix is coming to London this November with her brand new comedy show.
La Clique Tickets
The original, trailblazing, genre-defining cabaret show La Clique is back in London this Christmas
The Car Man at the Royal Albert Hall
Matthew Bourne's extraordinary dance show The Car Man gets a spectacular new production at the Royal Albert Hall this June 2022
The Queens’ Jubilee at Queercricle
Queercircle hosts its first archive exhibition this June - called The Queens' Jubilee
Horse-Play at the Riverside Studios
Horse-Play is a new comedy by Ian Hallard at the Riverside Studios in London
Briefs: Bite Club at the Queen Elizabeth Hall
Cult cabaret and circus troupe BRIEFS return to London's Southbank this Summer for more mayhem.
Drag stars Yummy Iconic at The Underbelly Festival
The ever fabulous and award-winning Yummy ensemble are back in London.
Jack and the Beanstalk starring Julian Clary Tickets
Dawn French and Julian Clary star together in Jack and the Beanstalk at the London Palladium
Moment of Grace at the Hope Theatre
Award-winning play Moment of Grace returns to London, telling the powerful story of the moment Princess Diana famously shook hands with an AIDS patient.
The Prince at Southwark Playhouse
Sharply written new play The Prince by Abigail Thorn comes to Southwark Playhouse
The Palace of Westminster
Tours of The Palace of Westminster - the seat of the UK government, including the House of Commons and House of Lords
Hotel Review: The Westminster London, Curio Collection By Hilton
A hotel review of The Westminster London, a Curio Collection by Hilton hotel, and STK Restaurant
Queer Britain Announces Debut Exhibition “We Are Queer Britain” Opens 20 July 2022
Queer Britain the UK’s first national LGBTQ+ museum announces its long-awaited debut exhibition “We Are Queer Britain”
FOC IT UP with Kemah Bob podcast live at 21 Soho
Go see Kemah Bob live, recording their new podcast FOC IT UP with Kemah Bob at 21 Soho
London Trans+ Pride 2022
London Trans+ Pride is happening this year on Saturday 9 July 2022, at Wellington Arch near Hyde Park in London.
Queer Earth and Liquid Matters at Stone Nest
Queer Earth and Liquid Matters brings together artists, writers, filmmakers, sound and architecture practitioners to explore decolonial and queer ecologies.
Casting announced for Horse Play at Riverside Studios, starring David Ames, Jake Maskall
New play Horse Play by Ian Hallard has announced casting, including Holby City star David Ames
King’s Head Theatre reveals Boys! Boys! Boys! summer season of plays
The King’s Head Theatre has announced its new summer season called BOYS! BOYS! BOYS!, showcasing writer/performer plays running in rep from 2 August to 10 September 2022
The Lord Clyde
A hot new gay cruising events bar in Deptford, South London, based at the Lord Clyde pub.
We Are Queer Britain at Queer Britain
Queer Britain's first exhibition - We Are Queer Britain - marks the 50th anniversary of UK Pride
Seven Dials Playhouse announces Autumn 2022 Season
Seven Dials Playhouse in Covent Garden has announced its new season for Autumn 2022.
Heartstopper’s Joe Locke and Will Gao cast in Dawn King’s The Trials at the Donmar Warehouse
The Donmar Warehouse has announced casting for the UK première of Dawn King’s The Trials directed by Natalie Abrahami,
Only An Octave Apart at Wilton’s Musical Hall
Cabaret artist Justin Vivian Bond and acclaimed countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo premiere their show Only An Octave Apart at Wilton's Music Hall
Survey: LGBTQ+ still face travel challenges
Booking.com Reveals the Challenges LGBTQ+ Travellers Still Face and Highlights Ways for a More Inclusive Travel Experience for Everyone
Queer comedy and cabaret at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2022
LGBTQ+ comedy, cabaret and stand-up performers at this year's Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2022
UK Black Pride London 2022
UK Black Pride is back as a live event for 2022, running on 14 August 2022 at Queen Elizabeth Park in East London
Queer Theatre, Musicals and Plays at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2022
LGBTQ+ theatre, plays and musicals at this year's Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2022
Oh Yes I Am! at King’s Head Theatre
Retired Panto Dame Hector Hanley fights to remain outrageously himself in this fun new musical set within the world of panto.
Not F**kin’ Sorry at Soho Theatre
The Not Your Circus Dog collective return with Not F**kin’ Sorry after their sold-out Soho Theatre run in 2019.
Cast announced for The Prince at Southwark Playhouse
Metal Rabbit productions have announced full casting for The Prince, which will premiere at Southwark Playhouse in September 2022.
Glass House London
A new LGBTQIA+ multidisciplinary venue led by Glass House Projects on Brick Lane in East London.
Above the Stag issues statement about closure
LGBTQ+ theatre venue Above The Stag in Vauxhall, South London has issued a statement about its shock closure last Sunday 7 August 2022.
Out of town: New LGBTQ+ hotel Revolver opens in Glasgow
A new LGBT-friendly hotel called Revolver is opening in Glasgow this August 2022.
Naughty at the Hen & Chickens Theatre Bar
Naughty is a darkly comic, queer coming-of-age tale running at the Hen & Chickens Theatre Bar
Above The Stag’s panto team launch new company
The creative team behind the Above The Stag's famous and much-loved pantomimes have announced that they are setting up a new company, He’s Behind You!
Who’s Holiday! starring Miz Cracker at the Southwark Playhouse
Drag Race star Miz Cracker is going to make Christmas happen in London this year, with fabulously camp new comedy Who's Holiday! at Southwark Playhouse.
Cruise at the Apollo Theatre
Set in late 80's Soho, Cruise is a vibrant and intoxicating true story starring Jack Holden
DIVA: Live From Hell! at the Turbine Theatre
Luke Bayer stars in DIVA: Live From Hell at the Turbine Theatre.
Big Brother’s Simon ‘Showbiz’ Gross to headline brand-new drag party show Drag Divas in London
Simon ‘Showbiz’ Gross is going to unveil his drag persona for the very first time in his West End Drag debut in DRAG DIVAS
Drag Divas at the Rialto Casino’s Backstage Bar
Drag Divas is coming to the Rialto Casino’s Backstage Bar in Leicester Square for a strictly limited season this October
bones tan jones: Tunnel Visions at Queercircle
Queercircle is presenting new exhibition bones tan jones: Tunnel Visions from 8 October to 21 December 2022 at its venue in East London.
My Son’s A Queer, (But What Can You Do?) at the Garrick Theatre
Rob Madge's sensational, hit Edinburgh show comes to London's Garrick Theatre for a strictly limited run.
My Son’s A Queer, (But What Can You Do?) to transfer to London’s West End starring Rob Madge
My Son's A Queer, (But What Can You Do?) written by and performed by Rob Madge heads to London
Help! We Are Still Alive at Seven Dials Playhouse
New queer musical Help! We Are Still Alive at Seven Dials Playhouse
Death Drop: Back In The Habit at the Garrick Theatre
Fab new drag murder mystery Death Drop: Back in the Habit comes to the West End's Garrick Theatre in November
London Theatre Offers
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Qw’re First Birthday
Qw’re is heading home to Deptford to celebrate its first birthday – with a fabulous event Visual arts show, cabaret, big party and general queer joy and celebration is to be had – 10 September from 7pm.
London's beefiest club night - for bears, cubs, chubs, chasers, muscle bears, muscle men and admirers.
The Halloween Ball at Alexandra Palace
The London Gay Men's Chorus presents THE HALLOWEEN BALL, at Alexandra Palace
Fame Whore at the King’s Head Theatre
FAME WHORE - the new show by Wreckage writer Tom Ratcliffe - is coming to the Kings Head Theatre in Islington this October.
Wreckage at the Turbine Theatre Tickets
Wreckage is an acclaimed new play by Tom Ratcliffe (Evelyn, Fame Whore) coming to the Turbine Theatre this January.
Fragments Festival at Genesis Cinema
This year's Fragments Festival at London's award-winning Genesis Cinema has a lot to offer queer viewers.
Pop-up bar, Adam’s, to open in Dalston
A new pop-up bar called Adam's is opening at Snackbar in Dalston
Adam’s at Snackbar
Adam’s is a pop-up LGBTQ+ neighbourhood bar founded by Adam Caddy, located at Snackbar in Dalston Junction
Dirty Queers is an international exhibition running on 8 October 2022 at London’s Bateman Street Gallery, Soho.
Groove by Outbox Theatre & Shoredtich Town Hall
Exciting new performance theatre GROOVE coming to Bethnal Green from Outbox and Shoreditch Town Hall
Trump L’Oeil A Musical at Upstairs at the Gatehouse
Trump L'Oeil is a cheeky and challenging new musical exploring the circus of the 45th president’s time in office
Queers and War: a conversation with Pussy Riot, Rain Dove and Queer Svit
An event about how LGBTQ+ people have been affected by the war in Ukraine
The Disney Villain’s Ball London 2022
The best drag in UK will be transforming themselves into Disney Villains for the biggest halloween ball ever
Cracked – The Royal Vauxhall Tavern Panto Tickets
The Royal Vauxhall Tavern goes all out this festive season with CRACKED - Snow White with Extra Bite
Sinderfella! panto at the Prince of Wales pub
Adult pantomime is back in the West End for 2022, with Sinderfella! at the Prince of Wales pub on Drury Lane
Heathers The Musical Tickets
Cult show Heathers The Musical is back in London at the Other Palace theatre
Jordan Gray: Is It A Bird? Tickets
For one night only, Jordan Gray explodes onto the stage of the London Palladium with the show that everybody is talking about!
Orlando starring Emma Corrin Tickets
The Crown's Emma Corrin stars in Neil Bartlett’s joyous new adaptation of Virginia Woolf’s modern masterpiece Orlando
Something in the Air Tickets
Peter Gill co-directs with Alice Hamilton the world premiere of Something in the Air.
Iconic – The Cherry Valentine Memorial Concert
For one night only, this special memorial concert at the Clapham Grand celebrates the life of fabulous drag queen Cherry Valentine.
Ghosted – Another F***ing Christmas Carol Tickets
Ghosted – Another F***ing Christmas Carol at the Other Palace in London
Sing-derella: The Karaoke Panto Tickets
Sing-derella is a new kind of panto - all bathed in 00s nostalgia, pop culture and prosecco!
Welcome Home starring Willy Hudson
Willy Hudson brings his new show Welcome Home to the Soho Theatre in London
Pride & Prejudice – The Gay Panto Tickets
Pride & Prejudice - The Gay Panto returns to the White Bear this Christmas, promising to be bigger, funnier and even more outrageous!
Sons of the Prophet Tickets
Stephen Karam’s award-winning comedy Sons of Prophet comes to Hampstead Theatre this December.
The Wizard of Poz: Defying Bigotry Tickets
The Wizard of Poz: Defying Bigotry is the big new adult pantomime at the Two Brewers in Clapham this Christmas
Pink Singers 40th Birthday
The Pink Singers are celebrating their 40th birthday at Cadogan Hall this January
Rafael Pérez Evans: Dust Bathers at Queercircle
QUEERCIRCLE is pleased to present ‘Dust Bathers’, a large-scale, site-specific installation by Rafael Pérez Evans
Rafael Pérez Evans: Dust Bathers at Queercircle
A new site-specific installation is coming to Queercircle from February 2023. Created by Spanish artist Rafael Pérez Evans, ‘Dust Bathers’ promises to bridge two surplus communities and their respective sites of unrests – those of agricultural workers protesting on the streets, and the dancefloors of Queer nightlife. Pérez Evans will present a new experimental installation …
BFI Flare LGBTQI+ Film Festival 2023
Flare is back as the British Film Institute celebrate LGBTQ+ film with its annual BFI Flare film festival
BFI announces dates for the 37th BFI Flare: London LGBTQIA+ Film Festival
Dates have been announced for BFI Flare 2023
Only Fans to SkipTok: Gymbox launches unique line-up of classes throughout Winter
Today, London’s boldest gym chain, Gymbox has announced the brand-new timetable of creative classes coming to clubs this Winter.
And Then the Rodeo Burned Down Tickets
Winners of this year's Edinburgh Fringe First, New York artists Chloe Rice and Natasha Roland hit London for a 4 week run of their acclaimed new comedy And Then the Rodeo Burned Down.
Fabulett 1933 Tickets
Fabulett 1933 is a new queer one-person musical with an original story and score, featuring music, ideas and lives classified as ‘degenerate’ by the Nazis.
Animals is the hilarious new play about disability and queer sex at Park Theatre in London
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Tickets
Experience the magic of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child at the Palace Theatre in London.
2:22 A Ghost Story Tickets
Cheryl stars in the hugely successful, and very terrifying play 2:22 – A Ghost Story
A Little Life Tickets
James Norton, Luke Thompson, Omari Douglas & Zach Wyatt star in A Little Life at the Harold Pinter Theatre in London
The Rocky Horror Show Tickets
Richard O'Brien’s legendary rock ‘n’ roll musical The Rocky Horror Show is back in London!
Queer Hedda Gabler to star Anna Popplewell
e full cast and creative team has been announced for the world premiere of Harriet Madeley’s queer adaptation of the Ibsen classic Hedda Gabler
Valentine’s Day at AIRE Anicent Baths in London
To celebrate Valentine’s Day, from the 11th – 14th February 2023 AIRE Ancient Baths London will be offering an exclusive event to celebrate
King’s Head Theatre to welcome four LGBTQ+ artistic directors for The Takeover season
The Takeover: From March – August 2023, the Kings Head Theatre will welcome four guest Artistic Directors, drawn from different theatre backgrounds, to take over and curate their own seasons at the iconic Islington pub venue. Each will have full creative control over curating the programme, supported by the staff at the King’s Head Theatre, with …