Here’s what’s happening at Above The Stag, the UK’s only LGBT+ theatre

Above The Stag Gay Theatre
When did YOU last go to the theatre? We know sometimes all you want to do, after a hard day’s grind (or a hard night’s Grindr) is put your feet up, pour yourself a glass of cheap plonk and watch the Devil Wears Prada for the 5000th time (“It’s just…drizzling!”) We know that’s the easiest option, and that’s fine! But...

All of Us Want Something To Get Over at Bread and Roses Theatre review – ‘raw theatre, boatfuls of energy’

All Of Us Want Something To Get Over
All of Us Want Something To Get Over, Bread and Roses Theatre review ★★★★☆ by Ifan Llewelyn Love. Intimacy. Sex. Three seemingly simple concepts, but three that most of us rarely go a minute without thinking about. In an increasingly honest society, they seem to be dominating the cultural conversation. All of Us Want Something To Get Over is an evening of...

Bespoke Body Treatments for Men – North London’s Wax & Massage

Wax & Massage
Get hairless for spring with George’s range of luxury treatments. Dry January is over, Wet February is almost over too, and as the daffodils start to peek from verges, it’s time to start thinking about WARMER CLIMES. Some of us like to live life au natural, and that’s fine - but for those of us who like to present as...

Getting to Know… Thalia Ostara

Thalia Ostara
Cabaret correspondent Jason Reid meets the violet queen with a heart of gold. We love firsts! And this is surely the first time we’ve featured an artist whose name was inspired by Greek mythology and pagan deities, and why not? Performing as a drag artist is about being unique and standing out from the sea of Karens. This week, Jason...

PrEPBOX at SweatBox – the first PrEP outreach programme for young men

PrEPBOX at SweatBox
Despite Pre-exposure prophylaxis, commonly known as PrEP, being a revolutionary medicine in the fight against HIV, there are many out there who should be on it but just aren't. Whether it's their budget, their time or their organisational skills, young people always seem to find an excuse not to be on PrEP. Thankfully, the folks over at Dean Street...

This Week in Edgy Shindigs and Shenanigans – #CASSANDRASAYS

#CASSANDRASAYS
Drag delinquent Cassandra gives us the low-down on this week in edgy events and parties. Friday 28th February Two blonde slags Ms Kevin Le Grand and Stella Meltdown are performing an act of cuckold on me by forming an unholly alliance at The Karaoke Hole for Flaming Fridays! Expect Yoko Ono via Scouse from Le Grand and CD baritone-age from...

Coming Out On Top – the surgery giving trans men a new lease of life

Top Surgery
We take a deep dive into the procedure commonly known as “top surgery”. How much do you know about “top surgery”? We take a deep dive into the procedure giving trans men a new lease of life. Despite the conversation around transgender rights being more wide-spread than ever, it’s very rare that people get themselves informed on the specifics surrounding the...

The Rage of Narcissus, The Pleasance review – ‘sex, murder and masterful autoficition’

The Rage of Narcissus, The Pleasance review
The Rage of Narcissus, The Pleasance review ★★★★★ by Ifan Llewelyn All too often London audiences shuffle into theatres, plonk themselves down on seats and prepare for a few hours of passive viewing. We sit reclined as spectators, ready for the performers to do the heavy lifting. From the moment the house lights go down, and the stage lights go...

Get Fit With Reece Fitness

Reece Fitness
A lot of us force ourselves that beginning-of-year health kick. When it gets to late-February, you’re bound to have fallen off the band waggon. Hard. Keeping motivated becomes very difficult, and you slowly watch the progress you’ve made fade away. This is the time you should be investing in a personal trainer. Ready and waiting over in Hackney is...

A gay pool party’s happening in Covent Garden next week

Pool Party
“Jump in boys, the water’s mighty fine!” The sexed-up lads of JamieHP are throwing Pool Party. It might be bitterly cold outside, but it’s sweltering inside this sauna! Taking over the always-popular Covent Garden Health Spa for yet another Pool Party are the naughty boys of Jamie HP. Re-imagining the space as a series of play spaces, this is one...

The People Who Shaped Me: Ivy Paige

Ivy Paige
We all have those special people in our lives who have been there at just the right time to positively impact our journey, almost as though the universe has made those encounters happen.  This week, international showgirl and super-talented songstress Ivy Paige talks to Jason Reid about the people who shaped her...  Kate Bush I was 15 when I heard the song,...

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