The DE Experience at the RVT
Cabaret legend The DE Experience is back at party den the RVT down in Vauxhall this Sunday (17 Sep). She’ll be on stage
from 5.30pm serving up her razor-sharp brand of humour and sultry songs for her adoring crowd, plus DJs Liam Chaplin, Simon Le Vans and Sean Sirrs will be keeping the masses rocking with big room anthems either side of The DE’s glittering show. Entry is £8 or £5 for members.
If big beefy blokes and hirsute muscle men are your thing then head to XXL at Pulse this Saturday (16 Sep) where you’ll find them in abundance from 10pm. Expect a pulsating crowd in the main room ruled by DJs Paul Morrell and Alex Logan, while over in the Fur Lounge residents David Robson and Joe Egg serve up pop, R&B and more for a fun-loving pack of otters and cubs.
Pam Ann at the Two Brewers
Everyone’s favourite air hostess, Pam Ann, is back in London with an extra show at the Two Brewers this Sunday (17 Sept) from 7pm. The show starts at 8pm, airfare is £15, and you can expect a sizzling show full of near-the-knuckle zingers and sassy one-liners. Book now at the2brewers.com
The Light Lounge’s Taste of Brazil Week
Inject some much-missed summer vibes into your evenings with the Light Lounge’s ‘Taste of Brazil’ menu, taking place all this week until Sunday (17 Sept). Celebrates London’s Caipirinha Festival with caipirinha cocktails just £7.50 each all day every day! Choose from classic, cucurinha, berry and passion, plus the best caipirinha selfi posted to Instagram with the hashtag #TheLightLoungeSelfie will win a free round of cocktails! Make ours a classic, thx.
Cybil’s House at the White Swan
Eight-foot-tall drag delight Cybil War welcomes you back to her house party at the White Swan in Limehouse this Saturday (16 Sep) from 9pm. Taking inspiration from wild film Party Monster, expect incredible performances from Rodent Decay, Taylor Trash, Bourgeoisie and many more. Book your tickets via bjswhiteswan.com
Hold the Man at Above the Stag
Based on the memoir by Timothy Conigrave, Holding the Man is the Above the Stag’s latest production and is running now. The show charts the relationship of couple Tim and John, from the first bursts of college love to John’s eventual AIDS-related death, and is a beautiful study of emotion and sexuality. A must-see! Book your tickets now via abovethestag.com
Gloria’s is back!
Fridays will never be the same after this weekend because Gloria’s is back in town at a new venue and with a new vibe. This Friday (15 Sept) from 8pm at Wringer + Mangle in Spitalfields, East London, expect music par excellence from DJs including Terry Vietheer, Neil Prince, Louie Banks, Oliver Keen and Sam Hall, plus a feisty crowd. Entry is free before 10pm.
METRO’s fundraising tea dance with La Voix
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the partial decriminalisation of homosexuality, METRO hosts a fundraising tea dance at the Ball Room on Greenwich High Road this Friday (15 Sept) from 7pm. Expect performances from La Voix and the London Gay Big Band, the OUT Margate Crew and Margate Pride’s Cockles and Muscles, plus entry includes buffet, drinks reception and lots more. Book £20 tickets at metrocharity.org.uk/teadance
The Sword and the Dope
Head down to the Waterloo East Theatre all this week to see hilarious new show The Sword and the Dope. Described by critics as ‘Monty Python meets Blackadder with a hint of The Fast Show’ and in the wake of austerity, snap elections and Brexit, expect political funnies by Michael Head. The show runs until 1 October. Book tickets via waterlooeast.ticketsolve.com
The LDN Gaymers Ultimate Geek Quiz
Are you a true gay geek? The LDN Gaymers host their Ultimate Geek Quiz at the Roebuck pub, 50 Great Dover Street, SE1 4YG this Thursday (14 Sep) from 7.30pm. Entry is £2 per person and it’s mega lolz.