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Jonathan Kemp’s ☆☆☆☆ review of an arresting production of Oscar Wilde’s once banned Salome

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SALOME ☆☆☆☆ Lazarus Theatre Company Greenwich Theatre, London From the opening scene of the prophet, Jokanaan, walking through a sandstorm to the final image of a semi-naked Salomé straddling Jokanaan while slick with his blood, this is an arresting production of Wilde’s notorious banned play. The bold move to cast a boy to play the … Continue reading



London LGBT Homeless get its first ever Shelter

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London  LGBTQ Homeless Shelter has been given a permement home, complete with community centre, in a disused Fire Station in Shoreditch.  The Mayor Sadiq Khan pitched is some £50,000 to convert the 100 year old building which had been closed since 2014,  and which made it possible LGBTQ homelessness charity The Outside Project to proceed … Continue reading



Digital Pride says You Are Not Alone

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If you are in New York’s Times Square today just stop for a moment and look up.  On one of the main billboards you’ll see a short video clip playing as part of Gay Star News’ Digital Pride Festival This is an annual week-long event which offers an opportunity for the global LGBTI communities to … Continue reading



At the Gay Mens Dance Club dance your heart out …… and maybe even meet someone to give it too

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The UK  Gay Men’s Dance Company (GMDC) has been going strong in London since it was started in 2015 by dancer, dance teacher and choreographer Alex Scurr . It’s success is not just because as gay men we are all convinced we have a gene that makes us want to dance (as if) but because … Continue reading



Jonathan Kemp reviews Timothy Graves’ chemsex drama

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Among Angels ☆☆ Courtyard Theatre, Hoxton, London “The realm of the Gods is a forgotten dimension of the world we know.” – Joseph Campbell The idea that we live among angels has been a source of inspiration for many artists, from Rainer Maria Rilke to Wim Wenders, and more recently Tony Kushner. Timothy Graves’ play … Continue reading



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