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Out Now! EILE Magazine’s August Edition FREE To Read Or Download!

Out Now! EILE Magazine’s August Edition FREE To Read Or Download!

Welcome to August’s edition of EILE Magazine! This month we feature musical artistes, Zander Bleck, Pontea, Stunt Lover, and Told Slant. Galway Community Pride 2017 saw Galway put on a great festival despite some early setbacks. We have Dublin Fringe Festival news on Irish Modern Dance Theatre’s Everything Now, and Benjamin Britten’s opera, Owen Wingrave, and […]

Irish Modern Dance Theatre: ‘Everything Now’ At The Dublin Fringe Festival 2017

Irish Modern Dance Theatre: ‘Everything Now’ At The Dublin Fringe Festival 2017

John Scott’s Irish Modern Dance Theatre presents Everything Now, a world premiere at Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 Directed and Choreographed by John Scott, Lighting Design by Sarah Jane Shiels, Music by Brian Hogan, Costumes by Justine Doswell Danced by Kevin Coquelard, Maurice Ivy, Sebastiao Mpembele Kamalandua and Ryan O’Neill Everything Now | Smock Alley Theatre | 13-17 September 2017 | […]

The Recent Formation of the LGBT Powerlifting Union

The Recent Formation of the LGBT Powerlifting Union

On Saturday 29th July 2017, LGBT Powerlifters from all over the world attended the inaugural LGBT International Powerlifting Championships (LGBT IPC) held in London. Nine countries were represented including Australia, Belarus, Canada, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, United States of America and of course the home nation Great Britain, with group of 40, including lifters, coaches […]

San Francisco Giants baseball 15th Annual LGBT Game

San Francisco Giants baseball 15th Annual LGBT Game

On Monday, 26 June, the SF Giants (major league baseball) held their 15th Annual LGBT Night Game at AT&T Park. This was the 525th consecutive sold-out game for the Giants, with 41,000+ fans in the ball park, including several thousand LGBT individuals. Paris 2018 – Gay Games 10 got some great exposure at this game. First, the […]

It Was A Great Galway Pride 2017, With Photos & Video To Prove It!

It Was A Great Galway Pride 2017, With Photos & Video To Prove It!

Galway Community Pride went off with a bang this year, and everyone had a great time, whether it was at the Parade, or at one of the many events, like at Club GASS on Friday night, and with Mr. Pussy on Saturday night! According to Martin McManamon: “We had a great weekend! There was a […]

Australia: The Equality Campaign Intends To Fight “Postal Vote Madness” In The Courts

Australia: The Equality Campaign Intends To Fight “Postal Vote Madness” In The Courts

The Equality Campaign in Australia, campaigning to bring in marriage equality there, have now said that they intend to fight the postal vote in the courts, and are fund-raising to do so, having so far raised $100,000. Shirleene Robinson of The Equality Campaign said: “Thanks to […] thousands of equality supporters, we have fundraised over […]

Watch:  ” I Still Call Australia Home(ophobic)” Tim Minchin Parody

Watch: ” I Still Call Australia Home(ophobic)” Tim Minchin Parody

Comedian Tim Minchin does a parody of the Australian song “I Still Call Australia Home” by re-writing the words to highlight his objection to the proposed plebiscite, and the fact that Australia has not yet brought in marriage equality. With quite strong language in parts, his re-write says “I Still Call Australia Home(ophobic)” and in […]