Events

Gay conversion therapy film at London festival hits home for campaigners

Gay conversion therapy film at London festival hits home for campaigners

The contentious practice of gay conversion therapy was in the spotlight at the British spin-off of the Sundance Film Festival on Saturday, a move welcomed by gay rights activists. The film, The Miseducation of Cameron Post, tells the story of a teenage girl in the United States caught kissing a female friend after prom, and […]

Wattpad and ILGA Announce Pride Month Partnership to Empower LGBTIQ+ Youth

Wattpad and ILGA Announce Pride Month Partnership to Empower LGBTIQ+ Youth

Wattpad, the global multiplatform entertainment company for original stories, and the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association (ILGA) have announced a partnership to celebrate, empower, and give back to LGBTIQ+ youth around the world. Throughout Pride Month, Wattpad will host the Pen Your Pride write-a-thon, a global writing event, encouraging Wattpad users to […]

Club GASS Proud To Sponsor Ringmaster’s Drag Race

Club GASS Proud To Sponsor Ringmaster’s Drag Race

Club GASS in Galway is super-proud to be one of the sponsors of this Year’s Ringmaster’s Drag Race! An incredible night showcasing some amazing queens battling it out to take home this year’s crown. Hosted by the ledgendary @rupaulryder, the event takes place at the Sugar Club, Dublin, on June 10th. It’s an amazing night and […]

Review: An Officer and a Gentleman – The Musical – Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

Review: An Officer and a Gentleman – The Musical – Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

Review By Frances Winston An Officer and a Gentleman – The Musical Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Grand Canal Dock, Dublin 2. No, you’re not seeing things. They have actually adapted the 80s Debra Winger and Richard Gere classic into a musical. In fact, this is the second attempt to launch such a vehicle. An earlier […]

Club GASS: GASS Kitty Girl – Drag Competition! (+Club Night)

Club GASS: GASS Kitty Girl – Drag Competition! (+Club Night)

You’re in for a bonanza of a Club GASS night this June! Club GASS are holding a drag competition on Friday June 22nd for GASS Kitty Girl, Galway’s Premier Drag Competition, in the Róisín Dubh, Dominick Street, Galway, from 9pm till Late. Your host for the night is the wonderful Kiki St Clair, and the […]

Acting Out Presents: The Decriminalisation Monologues

Acting Out Presents: The Decriminalisation Monologues

ACTING OUT PRESENTS The DECRIMINALISATION MONOLOGUES by Sean Denyer, Colette Cullen And Simon Murphy TWENTY FIVE YEARS SINCE GAY PEOPLE WERE CRIMINALS Homosexuality was finally decriminalised in Ireland in June 1993. No official acknowledgment of this anniversary has happened. The thousands of gay people imprisoned, taunted and brutalised by the State before this happened have […]

Musical Review: Son of a Preacher Man – Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

Musical Review: Son of a Preacher Man – Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

Musical Review By Frances Winston Son of a Preacher Man Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Grand Canal Square, Dublin 2. Until 26th May at 7.30pm nightly, with matinees 2.30pm on May 23rd and 26th Tickets from €21 Juke box musicals are not a new sensation, but since the massive success of Mama Mia, everybody and anybody […]