Panto and Musicals at Above The Stag
Above The Stag is the UK’s only full time LGBT+ theatre and this year marked its 10th anniversary. Right now you can treat yourself to the hilarious 2018 panto Mother Goose Cracks One Out in the main theatre or the rather fab Musical of Musicals in the studio space. Tickets for these and upcoming shows at abovethestag.com
Star Whores at The Brewers
In a Galaxy far far away… well, Clapham actually, this year’s Two Brewers panto is Star Whores from the Boyz Award-winning Two Boxs. An original story set in the Star Wars universe you can expect Princess Layher, CP3hoe, Cam Solo, a scantily clad Luke and an evil dark lord played by Tanya Hyde. It’s on from Wednesday (12 Dec) tickets at outsavvy.com
TANGA! Christmas Special Party
Those naughty TANGA! boys and girls from Spain are back for another slice of London life with a Christmas Special Party at the Clapham Grand on Saturday 21 December. You can expect pop hits, sexy shows, hot boys and much more. Tickets on sale now at outsavvy.com
Cybil’s Tacky Xmas at The White Swan
On Saturday night (15 Dec) that tinsel goddess Cybil War unleashes her Tacky Xmas Party at The White Swan. You can expect high quality and cool yule performances, fairies, elves, freaks and geeks and enough fairy lights to sink the Titanic. Get your tickets via bjswhiteswan.com
Sunday Cabaret at The RVT
There’s been a bit of a freshen up on Sundays at the Boyz Award-winning Royal Vauxhall Tavern. The crazy starts at 4pm with Sunday Cabaret, this week (16 Dec) Drag Idol finalist the brilliant Shania Pain is making her debut and that’s followed by Sunday Dance when DJ Sean Sirrs delivers the big tunes.
Check out Little Ku
Sometimes what you want is something small but perfectly formed and they don’t come more perfect than Little Ku on Frith Street. Hot boys, cold drinks, cool tunes and Nieko… what more could you want… Oh it’s open late every Saturday till Christmas as well.
Get festive at Halfway
It goes without saying that there’s great stuff on every night this month at Halfway II Heaven, and the weekends are packed with the likes of Rose Garden, Mrs Moore, The Vixens, CK and more. But there’s also amazing things mid-week, including on Monday (17 Dec) Sync into Christmas with Ripley and on Tuesday (18 Dec) it is Bette Rinse’s annual Christmas special with a host of special guests
and surprises. Fabulous.
Christmas jumper party at the G&D
The Sunday (16 Dec) The Duchess is inviting us all to get out our favourite Christmas jumpers and head to The George and Dragon in Greenwich for their annual Christmas Party with cabaret from Lola Lasagne, Tony Sinclair and The Duchess herself… don’t say we didn’t warn you!
Winter Ball at the Rose & Crown
If you haven’t been to the Ye Olde Rose & Crown in Greenwich recently we can totally recommend a visit. This Saturday (15 Dec) it’s Pink Inside: Gay Winter Ball with DJ Les & Matt. Free and don’ forget every Tuesday it’s Showtime with the best songs from musicals from 7pm.
Sandra at The Victoria
There’s always a warm welcome from Pixie and the gang at The Victoria in Walthamstow and as if that wasn’t enough this Saturday (15 Dec) they have cabaret from the outrageous and hilarious Sandra.
Divina at Sundowners
This Saturday (16 Dec) the dazzling Divina De Campo will be rocking the seaside town of Margate when she takes to the stage at Sundowers. You can expect big songs and a ton of laughs.
Jade at The Yard Coventry
There’s a host of amazing nights on offer at The Yard in Coventry including karaoke, theme nights and of course cabaret. This Friday (14 Dec) you get the really quiet marvellous Jade Justine with songs and laughs plus there’s a great crowd guaranteed.
East End fun at The Old Ship
John and his team of festive elves have a great pair of acts for you this weekend at The Old Ship in Limehouse. Saturday (15 Dec) is one of the venue’s favourites the Boy George Experience and on Sunday, hot new act Chanel No5.
Unwrapped at The Bush Theatre
Unwrapped is an exciting festive season of cabaret and drag of all kinds on now until 22 December at the Bush Theatre. This varied collection includes LADS, Ginzilla, Dusty Limits, Richard Gadd, Lolly Jones and much more, including a sing-along version of the Muppets Christmas Carol… yes we know! Details and tickets for all shows at bushtheatre.co.uk
Rewards at Pleasuredrome
Those lovely peeps at Pleasuredrome have just introduced a rather nifty new loyalty scheme called Pleasuredrome Rewards. Just download the Stamp Me app, search Pleasuredrome and you’re ready to start earning points every time you visit which gets you discounts and more cool stuff. Get more info at pleasuredrome.com
This Saturday (15 Dec) G-A-Y is working with charity Street Kitchen to help the homeless at this time of year. You can get entry to the club by bringing things they need on the streets: gloves, hats, socks, hot water bottles, women’s sanitary products and items for pets.
Soho Angels is a new initiative by the LGBT Foundation and Westminster City Council to help keep people safe on Friday and Saturday nights in the festive period. Centred on the Soho Night Hub at St Anne’s Church it’s a place for people to rest and recover if they need it, plus The Angels will be on the streets offering help to those in any difficulty .