The Great Escape announces first ever LGBTQ+ stage for 2022

Graham Robson April 14, 2022

The Great Escape (TGE), the festival for new music, has announced its first ever LGBTQ+ stage presented by GAY TIMES and with American queer hyper-pop artist Rebecca Black, Gen Z pop singer Baby Queen, pop starlet Claudia Valentina and viral pop-punk singer NOAHFINNCE performing at Club Revenge, the iconic LGBTQ+ nightclub in Brighton, on Friday, May 13. For tickets available now HERE.

Lewis Corner, Editorial Director at GAY TIMES, says: “Music has given us some of our greatest LGBTQ+ icons, which is why GAY TIMES remains committed to supporting the queer superstars of tomorrow.

Claudia Valentina

“As the UK’s best music festival for discovering emerging talent, we are delighted to be partnering with the Great Escape on their first ever dedicated LGBTQ+ stage with some exciting new music acts. Grab your passes and come along to see first-hand the LGBTQ+ icons of the future.”

The Great Escape will be kicking off the 2022 festival season, playing host to more than 450 up-and-coming artists and hotly tipped talent across 35+ walkable venues, alongside the music industry led The Great Escape conference, from May 11-14 in Brighton. Tickets for start from £40 for a single day ticket, and £90 for a three day ticket, on sale here.

Baby Queen

Adam Ryan, Head of Music at the Great Escape, says: “The Great Escape is looking forward to hosting the festival’s very first LGBTQ+ stage in Brighton this year.

“The Great Escape is proud of its diverse fanbase and has built up a loyal following within the LGBTQ+ community across the years. To show our support we have launched our first dedicated LGBTQ+ stage with GAY TIMES featuring some of music’s hottest new talent.”

For more info and tickets, CLICK HERE