Friday 2 Sept to Sunday 4 Sept - Lewes
Fancy something lesbian AND thespian? The Player's Collective
would like to invite you to their production,
Vita&Virginia by Eileen Atkins. What better than a trip down
memory lane with two of our most famous society queers? The company
recently received rave reviews for their last production, 'Against
The Tide' by Jack Shepherd.
The All Saints Centre, Friars Walk, Lewes. Tickets £10/£8
Saturday 3 Sept - London
This year's annual festival of deaf and disabled artists,
Liberty, is curated by the irrepressible Julie MacNamara (Pig
Tails, The Knitting Circle) who's invited the hilarious BBC radio
presenter and comedian, Liz Carr and other queer and non-queer deaf
and disabled artistes. For the first time this festival is hosted
at London's Southbank Centre as part of the celebrations for the
60th anniversary of the Festival of Britain and the National
Theatre as part of the Watch this Space festival. A real hoot all
round. You'd be a fool to miss them.
1-5pm Southbank Centre
London SE1 8XX
1-7.15pm National Theatre
London SE1 9PX
Access and travel information
Liberty is organised to be as accessible as possible for artists
and audience and all are welcome to attend. Stewards will be
on hand to help people find their way around the site, with
information points at the Southbank Centre and Theatre
Saturday 3 Sept - Leeds
Riot Grrill Ani DiFranco night
With an "open mic for women" and prizes on the cards for those
who step up and perform one of DiFranco's songs.
9 Johnston Street
Saturday 3 Sept - Cardiff
LGBT Mardi Gras
Featuring live music, market stalls, bars and a youth zone.
Kenelis (among many others) will take to the main stage... Check
out their website for full details.
Cooper's Field, Cardiff
Saturday 3 Sept - Reading
Dance sensation Booty Luv headline at this free festival at
King's Meadow Park. Scheduled to start at midday, so if you're in
the area... well, it's self-explanatory, really. Visit their site
for more information.
Sunday - 4 Sept
A day of rest, perhaps?
Thanks to @katwantsyou @Soflea and @FunkyBodmin for the