gay guide to what's on in London


    Bar Wotever at The Royal Vauxhall Tavern: Royal Vauxhall Tavern, 372 Kennington Lane, SE11 5HY. 7pm – 12am. Show starts 8:30pm. Tickets £7/£5. Presenting the best LGBT & queer performers both nationally and internationally on the RVT stage. Live music, cabaret, drag, performance art, burlesque and spoken word.

    Tenderfoot at Dalston Superstore: 117 Kingsland High Street, E8 2PB. 9pm – 2:30am. Free entry. Your new mid-week queer paradise. Each month inviting an established London DJ or collective to hold a weekly residency.

    Karaoke with Kevin Walsh at Two Brewers: 114 Clapham High Street, SW4 7UJ. 5pm – 2am. Free before 10pm, £3 after Come an take a chance to shine on our stage with the marvelous Kevin Walsh every Tuesday. Line Dancing with The Cactus Club 7pm – 11pm. Beginners £3, improvers and social £8. The Cactus Club is in the back bar dancing every Tuesday from 7pm.



    The Kings Arms: 23 Poland Street, Soho, W1F 8QJ. 12:00am – 11:30pm Snuggle up in this traditional cozy bear pub and enjoy discounts on beer, ciders, spirits and mixers and everything else. Drinks promotions every Tuesday and Wednesday.

    Ku Bar: 30 Lisle St, WC2H 7BA. 12pm – 3am. 3-floored gay hangout with a champagne bar, nightly DJs and low-lit basement club.

    The Light Lounge: 1 Newport Place, WC2H 7JR. 5pm-11:30pm. Cocktails, wines, beers, spirits. Hidden between Leicester Square & Chinatown, it’s a first floor hidden treasure with the feel of an exclusive member’s bar.

    Halfway To Heaven: 7 Duncannon Street, WC2N 4JF. 12pm– 12am. Free entry. Fun boozer slap bang in the middle of London! Tonight: Mrs Moore from 9pm.

    Admiral Duncan: 54 Old Compton Street, W1D 4UD. 1pm – 11:30pm. Show 9pm. Free entry. Raucous old school gay watering hole in the heart of Soho. Tonight: Cabaret from Wilma Ballsdrop from 9pm.

    Duke of Wellington: 77 Wardour Street, W1D 6QA. Midday – midnight. Free entry. TONIGHT: Busy Lady Bingo with Sheila Simmonds from 8pm.

    The Old Ship: 17 Barnes Street, Limehouse, E14 7NW. 12pm – 11pm. Local gay bar in East London’s Limehouse.

    The Glory: 281 Kingsland Road, Haggerston E2 8AS. 5pm – 12am. Rag-tag drag bar. East London performance mecca and super-pub.


    Kings Head Theatre: 115 Upper Street, Angel N1 1QN. The Six Wives of Henry VIII 7pm. Howard Coggins looks like Henry VIII. There’s no escaping that. Stu Mcloughlin doesn’t really look like any of the wives, but he’s going to give it a go. Until 7th March. Tickets available at qxtickets.com. Undetectable 8:45pm. Hunky dream boy Lex and bright spark Bradley are falling for each other. Big time. After three months, Lex has decided that tonight’s the night but Bradley’s not so sure he wants to go all the way. Until 7th March. Tickets at qxtickets.com.

    Above the Stag Theatre: 72 Albert Embankment, Vauxhall SE1 7TP. Spy Plays 7:45pm. Two plays inspired by real life queer spy stories.

    The Pleasance Theatre: Carpenters Mews, North Road, N7 9EF. The Rage of Narcissus 7:30pm. Until 8th March. When Sergio arrives in Ljubljana to give a lecture on Narcissus, the first thing he does after checking in to his hotel room is to get on an app and look for someone to have sex with. Tickets available at qxtickets.com.

    Park Theatre: Clifton Terrace, N4 3JP. La Cage aux Folles [The Play] 7:30pm. Until 21st March. A new translation of the queer classic, Tony Award-Winning musical, by Simon Callow. Tickets available at qxtickets.com.


    Vault 139: Cruise at 139b-143 Whitfield Street, W1T 5EN. Cruise 1pm – 1am. £9 includes free drink, cloakroom and re-entry. Cruising session at this horny hot spot.

    Bunker Bar: Club CP at 217 City Road, Shoreditch EC1V 1JN. 6pm – 10pm. £10/£9 includes first drink and coat check. Where bad boys head for a spanking.

    Teds Place: Underwear & Naked at 305a North End Road, Fulham, W14 9NS. 7pm – Midnight. £5. Plenty of action in the cruise/ darkroom with a relaxed, friendly atmosphere and unpretentious guys.

    Looking Further Ahead

    Above the Stag Theatre: 72 Albert Embankment, Vauxhall SE1 7TP. Buyer & Cellar 11th March – 19th April. Eastenders’ Aaron Sidwell stars as an out of work actor, hired for a mysterious job at an undisclosed location that turns out to be… Barbra Streisand’s underground shopping street. Iconic. Tickets available at qxtickets.com.

    And What? Queer Arts Festival 2020 Various Locations Across London. 13th – 29th March. Homegrown talent and international artistes, the bold, the brave and the brilliant. Theatre, performance, art. Tickets available at qxtickets.com.

    Human Traffic Live ft. Trade Printworks, London SE16 7PJ. Sunday 24th May. Iconic gay club Trade teams up with A Lost Weekend to curate a take over of Human Traffic Live, a four-tiered, multi-sensory immersive experience. Tickets available at qxtickets.com.

    BRUT Re-Union Party at Paradise London: 65 Albert Embankment, SE1 7TP. Saturday 7th March. 11pm – 5am. £10 tickets available at QXTickets.com. Men-only party for bears, blokes, chunks and hunks. Back at its former home to celebrate 5 years.

    Sex Circus vs Matinee: Pervert at Great Suffolk Street Warehouse: 29 Great Suffolk Street SE1 0NS. Saturday 7th March. 11pm – 6am. Tickets available at QXTickets.com. Super production, the sexiest dancers, cruise mazes, play areas, a darkroom and hundreds of hot guys.

    X-MN Party at E1 London: 110 Pennington Street E1W 2BB. Saturday 29th March. 2pm – 10pm. Tickets available at QXTickets.com. London newest LGBT+ party coming to the amazing E1, one of London’s super clubs. A joyous and uplifting soundtrack brought to you by established DJ legends.

    Proud Cabaret City: 1 Mark Lane Opposite Fenchurch St Station, London EC3R 7AH. Saturday 7 March. Arrive 11:30am, Showtime starts at 12:30pm. The Proud Drag Brunch. Sashay down for a fabulous Drag Extravaganza. Get stuck into an hour of bottomless cocktails and a two course brunch. Get 50% OFF – 2 Course Brunch & Bottomless. Tickets available at QXTickets.com

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