Virgin at The RVT
Sunday is the holy day and we can often be found in a position of prayer at the shrine we call the Royal Vauxhall Tavern. This Sunday (30 Sep) the actual mother of Christ will be shining her light and making us repent with laughter as the glorious Virgin Xtravaganzah takes to the stage at Sunday Social. You also get divine music from the trinity of Simon Le Vans, Liam Chaplin and Sean Sirrs.
Food and love at Above The Stag
If you are heading to Above The Stag Theatre in Vauxhall to see the marvellous Maurice – and you really should – or either of the plays in the Studio space then you’ll be thrilled to know that you can now get delicious food before and after shows. The food is being provided by Bear Chefs and we can confirm it’s really impressive fare. Get tickets and information at abovethestag.com
Cabaret at the City of Quebec
There’s loads of fun stuff on offer at the City of Quebec at the end of Oxford Street all week and this Sunday (30 Sep) at 9pm they have cabaret from everyone’s favourite West Country girl, Stephanie Von Clitz.
Sunday Roast at the Load of Hay
The Load of Hay is the mega popular pub in Watford that has been serving the LGBT+ community for many years with cabaret and much more. One of the things we love the most are their totally yummy Sunday lunches from midday with prices starting at just £9.95, and you can book on 01923 441113.
It’s A Knockout Grand Final at Halfway
After five weeks of amazing heats this Tuesday (2 Oct) Bette Rinse will be hosting the Grand Final of It’s A Knockout at Halfway II Heaven. Two acts, PoppyCock and #Joe, will be performing their sequinned socks off to grab the crown that has been won in the past by the likes of Felix Le Freak and Ripley. There will be guest judges, tears and tiaras, surprises and, at the end of it all, one winner. The whole shebang kicks off at 9pm.
Proud queer beer launches at Ku
This Saturday (29 Sep) the team at Ku Leicester Square are having a party to celebrate the launch of Proud, the UK’s first queer beer. 20p from each sale goes to three key LGBT+ chariots, the Terrence Higgins Trust, Diversity Role Models and the LGBT Foundation. The beer is described as ‘fresh and crafty’ aims to change the way LGBT+ charities are funded.
Grease sing-along at Bar Broadway
On the last Friday of every month the gang at Bar Broadway down in Brighton present their film sing-along special and this Friday (28 Sep) it’s one of our all-time favourite flicks, the mighty Grease. Hosted by the marvellous Kara Van Park, this is your chance to be Sandy or Danny and belt out Summer Nights, You’re The One That I Want or the all time classic Hopelessly Devoted To You.
KY Kelly at the Brewers
On Saturday (29 Sep) you can party like you just don’t care because, wahoo, the marvellous KY Kelly is at the Two Brewers. Kelly was voted Best Cabaret Newcomer in this year’s Boyz Awards and this is your chance to find out why, plus DJ Demon will be on knob duty while DJ Chris Brogan delivers funky house in the Club Bar.
Showtime at Cafe De Paris
We all deserve a treat every now and again and if you want something very special this or any Saturday why not head to the legendary Café de Paris for their glamour variety night, Showtime. Not only can you enjoy some gorgeous cabaret but there are dining options from canapé platters with drinks to full dinner and you get entry to the club after the show. Details and booking from cafedeparis.com or 0207 734 7700.
Ye Old Rose and Crown
Showtunes Tuesdays is the fun new weekly musicals camp-fest at Ye Olde Rose and Crown in Greenwich that is packing them in every week. Staring at 7pm you get songs from South Pacific to Hamilton and everything in-between.