THEATRE: Backstage with the cast of The Green Fairy

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DIVA delves behind the scenes of this immersive, queer pub musical and meets leading actor, Julie Atherton BY DANIELLE MUSTARDE. IMAGE JULIE ATHERTON BY JACK SAIN. Just last week, I was lucky enough to take a sneak peek behind the scenes (and during rehearsals) of the upcoming “immersive pub musical”, The Green Fairy due to [….]

Miley Cyrus responds to accusations of homophobia after saying, “You don’t have to be gay”

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Pansexual Miley Cyrus’ opinions spark controversy after an Instagram live BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA INSTAGRAM Miley Cyrus may have only been with Cody Simpson for what feels like five minutes, but this relationship seems to have had a bit of a wild effect on Miley’s opinions when it comes to the LGBTQI community.  Just [….]

Comedian Sophie Duker is not your Venus

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“I don’t have time for anyone whose feminism isn’t intersectional” BY FELICITAS SOPHIE VAN LAAK Comedian Sophie Duker is back with her debut comedy hour, Venus. Here the comedian speaks to DIVA about stereotypes, wokeness, and why she does not want to be your Venus… DIVA: Tell us more about your promo picture for Venus [….]

EVENTS: Fringe! Queer Film Fest X DIVA present Deep Waters

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“A mesmerising and poetic essay film on the theory, beauty and praxis of the female orgasm” BY DANIELLE MUSTARDE Since 2011, Fringe! Queer Film & Arts Fest – an entirely volunteer-run organisation rooted in London’s queer creative scene – has come around every November to showcase an eclectic mix of films, arts and events celebrating [….]