Could you help bring this lesbian film about an iconic venue to life?

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Into The Cellar is a feature length documentary and VR experience about the legendary Gateways Club and guess what? You could be in it… BY DIVA STAFF A double film project about the legendary Gateways Club is in early production and filmmaker Lucie Warrington is looking for expressions of interest in two important areas.  “We [….]

THEATRE REVIEW: How We Begin by Elisabeth Lewerenz

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Jane Fae recommends this “rarest of rarities”, a queer female love story BY JANE FAE How We Begin has finished. Too soon! Too soon. For this two-hander of a play is that rarest of rarities: a queer female love story getting an outing to a London audience. At the King’s Head Theatre in Islington, since [….]

FRINGE REVIEW: Love Is A Work In Progress with Tara Rankine

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Shrewd, lewd and almost nude BY EMILY SHEWELL Tara Rankine’s comedy combines cabaret and storytelling to retell her embarrassing experiences and the messy realities of past love, sex and relationships.  The audience is invited upon entrance to throw their negativity out of the door as Tara instead inspires self-love and levity when it comes to [….]

FRINGE REVIEW: Travis Alabanza – Burgerz

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An unmissable commentary on gender variance and violence BY LIZI TRAFFORD I had been wanting to see Burgerz ever since I heard about the London show – I’d seen Travis earlier this year and they were spectacular. The show is based around the time when Travis was the subject of a transphobic attack when a [….]

Here are the LGBTQI films you can catch at this year’s Raindance Film Festival

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Raindance means Raindance BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS Raindance Film Festival is the UK’s biggest independent film festival, and this year they have their very own Queer Strand especially dedicated to celebrating the stories of LGBTQI people.  Today, they announced the full programme of films that will be shown over the twelve days of Raindance, which is [….]

Five queer date ideas: summer edition ☀️

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Soak up the last of the rays with your bae and organise one of these cute date ideas with a queer twist BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE BY ZACKARY DRUCKER FOR THE GENDER SPECTRUM COLLECTION BY BROADLY Want to still have fun in the sun on your dates? Looking for an excuse to sensually slather suncream [….]

Carrie Brownstein: “The older I get, the more I don’t really care what other people think”

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The punk feminist icon on Sleater-Kinney, St. Vincent and seeing queer enter the mainstream IMAGE BY CHARLIE ENGMAN Since forming in 1994, Sleater-Kinney has boldly pushed boundaries and their epic, urgent new album, The Center Won’t Hold, continues to do just that. We grabbed a coffee with Carrie Brownstein to find out more. DIVA: In [….]