FEATURED EVENT: CALM DOWN DEAR 2018 @ CAMDEN PEOPLE’S THEATRE. CPT’s legendary celebration of all things feminist and theatrical Calm Down Dear kicks off the new year in glorious, politically awakened style.
FEATURED EVENT: DEEP IN THE GARDEN OF LIGHT @ THE YARD. Inspired by the aesthetics of underground dance culture, Deep In The Garden of Light is both a feeling and a figment of your imagination. It will be set to a live electronic score [...]
FEATURED EVENT: FRINGE! QUEER FILM & ARTS FEST @ VARIOUS VENUES. With over 40 events across six days, London’s queer film and arts festival, Fringe!, returns for its seventh year with an eclectic programme of screenings, panels, workshops, performances and parties, taking over nine East London venues.
FEATURED EVENT: TALKING GENDERS (part of And What? Queer Arts Festival) @ ARCHIVE GALLERY. Talking Genders is an international initiative conducted by Himherandit Productions and is part of a 6 year performance project titled ‘The Gender House’.
FEATURED EVENT: COME AS YOU ARE 2017 @ CAMDEN PEOPLE’S THEATRE. A 3-week long festival interrogating and celebrating gender from cis to trans, from binary to beyond. Come As You Are welcomes a host of gender-anarchists with more questions than answers [...]
FEATURED EVENT: LONDON FEMINIST FILM FESTIVAL @ RIO CINEMA The festival was set up as a response to the underrepresentation of women in the film industry, as well as to the lack of films addressing feminist issues and the fact that the representation of women on screen is often narrow and stereotypical.
FEATURED EVENT: TRAJAL HARRELL: HOOCHIE KOOCHIE: A PERFORMANCE EXHIBITION @ THE BARBICAN. Trajal Harrell’s performances are carefully crafted blends of fact and fiction in which he skilfully mixes the conceptual with the whimsical in an inventive, playful and sassy way.
FEATURED EVENT: OXYTOCIN: BIRTHING THE WORLD @ ROYAL COLLEGE OF ART. A symposium and programme of performances about women, carers, mother art, maternal health and wellbeing. Supported by LADA and under the umbrella of the Procreate Project, Oxytocin - birthing the world, is an international research and community event focused on mothers and carers.
FEATURED EVENT: HOTBED: A FESTIVAL OF SEX @ CAMDEN PEOPLE'S THEATRE. Three weeks of adventurous performance guaranteed to expand your carnal knowledge. From the ubiquity of porn to the secrets of your sexual fantasies, from a celebration of sex-positivity to the difficulties of representing sex on stage, this twenty-one night stand lays bare sex, 2017-style.
FEATURED EVENT: JOY AND DISSENT: A FESTIVAL OF CULTURAL ACTIVISM. What does joyousness look like as a political performance strategy? Can joy or beauty be radical forms of protest? Or should resistance by its very nature be painful?
FEATURED EVENT: ARAB WOMEN ARTISTS NOW (AWAN) FESTIVAL is a festival that provides a platform to exceptionally talented Arab women artists, to increase the visibility of their work and expose new audiences to these under-represented communities and cultures.
FEATURED EVENT: Low Stakes is a two day festival showcasing new work and work-in-progresses from London’s up and coming Live and Visual artists. Low Stakes loves rough, risky work. At New River Studios, London (February 17th -19th).