GayWise Festival

>GFest – gayWise LGBT Arts Festival will take place between 14th and 20th November in London. The festival showcases Queer/LGBT Arts created by Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender (LGBT) artists and practitioners from diverse backgrounds. Events include screenings of short films, performances, exhibitions and workshops. For more information, visit www.gaywisefestival.org.uk

Feminist, Queer & Trans Neo-Burlesque

>Performance makers, performance thinkers in discussion. Is the resurgence of burlesque a continuation of the exploitation of women’s bodies or is it potentially part of a new feminism? Is this performance genre, originally used as a performative platform for women to comment on social and political issues, being reclaimed in the contemporary moment? Can neo-burlesque […]

Stonewall Comes to the Drill Hall

>On a hot summer night in 1969 an incident took place in downtown Manhattan that would change the face of modern sexuality forever. Darkly humorous, frequently poignant, and set to a soundtrack of swinging sixties girl groups, Stonewall is the story of sexual intrigue, innocent romance and just plain old-fashioned bad behaviour that sparked the […]