DJ Profile: Peter Castle

This month, Queenie catches up with DJ Peter Castle to chat about the amazing fact that he’s been Legends’ Saturday resident DJ for 10 years. Have those years been as good for him as they’ve sounded to us?

Countdown begins to Brighton Fringe opening as events hit 1,000

With two days until opening, Brighton Fringe has hit 1,000 events for the first time in the festival’s history. When Brighton Fringe announced its programme in March, 970 events had registered to take part, but additional artists registering online means Brighton Fringe 2017 now...

Learn to Dance in Brighton with Gay Men’s Dance Company

Returning to Brighton for the Spring term, The Gay Men's Dance Company offer two trial dance classes, Learn to Dance (Brighton) on April 20 and 22.

PREVIEW: Charity Dance Gala

The Gay Men's Dance Company's (GMDC) stage their first annual variety showcase, starring GMDC members from London and Brighton, their choir, pole dancers and special guest acts.

REVIEW: Rambert: Ghost Dances and others

As usual with the Rambert their superb attention to details coupled with the passion and commitment of these young talented dancers combines to give a gripping evening performances, one which brought the full very excited house to it’s feet and deliver an ovation to this team at...
Posted On 02 Mar 2017

REVIEW: Lord of the Dance – Dangerous Games @ Brighton Centre

Michael Flatley’s Lord of the Dance Dangerous Games returned to the Brighton Centre last night, 20 years after Flatley launched the original Lord of the Dance following parting company with Riverdance.

B RIGHT ON Festival: Phil Starr Pavilion hosts LGBT History Month events

Today (February 1) is the start of LGBT History Month, an international month-long observance of our collective LGBT+Histories. History month gives all LGBT+ people and their allies the opportunity to commemorate and remember the bravery of those who campaigned and spoke out over...

PREVIEW: A Very Queer Nazi Faust is happening!

Vince Laws, independent poet, artist and campaigner, has launched a new four-part participatory theatre project in Norwich. A Very Queer Nazi Faust will celebrate 50 years since the partial decriminalisation of homosexuality in the UK, and will “highlight the plight of disabled...

Gay Men’s Dance Company to hold trial dance classes in Brighton this Thursday and Saturday

GMDC run dance classes in various styles (including London’s only ‘male only’ pole dancing lessons), for people of all ages and abilities, whether you want to dance for fun, fitness or just to meet new people.

B RIGHT ON FESTIVAL: LGBT History Month: Sing-a-long-a ‘Rocky Horror Picture Show’

Now at long last The Rocky Horror Picture Show gets what it’s been SCREAMING for – the full sing-a-long-a treatment. If you’ve done The Time Warp before, you’ll never have done it quite like this!
Posted On 31 Dec 2016

PREVIEW: ‘We Raise Our Hands in the Sanctuary’

New play spotlights the crucial importance of queer spaces and club culture. The 1980’s saw a major shift towards the emergence of a global gay club culture, but it was set against a backdrop of desperate levels of unemployment, riots, driven by racism, and AIDS casually reported...
Posted On 30 Dec 2016

Celebrating the city’s dancers – Dance Active returns for a fifth year

Dance Active, Brighton & Hove’s annual community dance platform, returns for a 5th year bringing 300 dancers to the stage for an evening of hip hop, flamenco, Charleston and much more.

Win a pair of tickets for Holiday on Ice: BELIEVE at Brighton Centre

Holiday on Ice returns to the Brighton Centre once again in January with their new show BELIEVE, directed and choreographed by skating legend, Christopher Dean.
Posted On 19 Nov 2016

GFEST 2016: films and performances begin this weekend.

London’s annual LGBTQI cross-art and cultural event GFEST – Gaywise FESTival opened on November 7 followed on November 8 with a visual arts exhibition ‘arty-party’ at Menier Gallery near London Bridge.
Posted On 12 Nov 2016