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Bar WoteverRoyal Queer Variety ShowTuesdays at RVTRoyal Vauxhall Tavern372 Kennington Lane,London, SE11 5HY Doors: from 7pm, Stage program from 8.30pm – 10.30ish. Then DJs play until we close at MidnightEntry: £5 / £3 Writer, performer and Wotever favourite Rosie Garland joins us to celebrate the paperback release of her stunning…
When: Thursday 5th February, 7.00 - 10pmWhere: Bar Up,5 Union Cross Yard, HX1 1TS Halifax, West YorkshireTickets: Free eventBooking: on the door It's the first Spoken Weird of the year, and we're delighted to kick off 2015 with world-famous novelist, poet, singer, compere and sorceress of words ROSIE GARLAND. Further…
great weather for MEDIA When: Thursday 29th January 2015, 7.30pmWhere: The Castle Hotel,66 Oldham Street,M4 1LE Manchester, United KingdomTickets: Free event Info: Click for FB event page   Featuring BigCharlie Poet, Cathy Bryant, Maya Chowdhry, Rosie Garland, Jackie Hagan, Kieren King, Sarah Miller, Jane Ormerod, Steph Pike, Gerry Potter, and…
Apples and Snakes presentsHit the Ode Hit the Ode brings the most exciting poets from the region, the country and the world to the heart of Birmingham. Join us! We have poems. Poems written on the backs of lottery tickets and on the margins of holy books; poems which yell…
StereoRenfield Lane,GlasgowDoors 2.30, show 3-5.30pm For the times when it all falls intae place... Rally & Broad present: The Eureka Moment! Helping us oot in fair Glasgow, we have... AIDAN MOFFAT! Multi-talented writer, author, spoken word performer, musician, producer... we could go on. Our headline act for this month is…
The Writers' Toolkit 2014November 29th9:30 am - 4:00 pm The University of Birmingham,Edgbaston, Birmingham,West Midlands B15 2TT £37 / £31 (includes lunch) The Writers' Toolkit is our annual writer networking conference for emerging and established writers. The conference takes place over one day and offers writers the pick of sixteen…
Axis Arts CentreCheshire Campus,Manchester Metropolitan University,Crewe Green RdCrewe, CheshireCW1 5DU Featured guest – Rosie Garland CreativeWritingPlus features an eclectic mix of practitioners from the world of literature, specifically those working in fiction, memoir, scripts, poetry and media writing. The format is simple: from 1-1.50pm, in the informality of the Writing…
The Looking Glass Burlesque returns to Warrington for its annual showstopper spectacular! Join Suzie Sequin and a host of the finest cabaret talent as we take you to the golden age of variety and vaudeville, where corsets, feathers and stockings were the uniform and frivolity and fun were the orders…
Saturday 15th November – Sunday 16th NovemberThe Palace HotelOxford St,Manchester M60 7HA   Saturday 15th November, 5pm – 6.15pmWriting poetry and writing lyrics – with Si Denbigh & Rosie GarlandWhat is the synergy between poetry and lyrics? Can one form feed and inform the other?This workshop features practical exercises to…
Writing Histories – reading with Rosie GarlandDetails tbc5 Westminster Bridge Rd,London SE1 7XWThe Feminist Library was founded as the Women's Research and Resources Centre in 1975 by a group of women concerned about the future of the Fawcett Library to ensure that the history of the women's liberation movement survived.Click…
Liberté! Egalité! Cabaret! Part Deux The Lexington96-98 Pentonville Rd,London N1 9JB7pm-12midnight adv £10 The Queer Alternative is back with our second cabaret event to raise funds for Pride in London and beyond. Acts include: Plus special guest ROSIE LUGOSI - The March Violets / Poet, performer, author, Lesbian Vampire Queen!*PROFESSOR…
Cultures of the Dark Side: A Day of Gothic Music and FashionPart of the Terror and Wonder: The Gothic ImaginationThe UK's biggest ever Gothic exhibition. The British Library96 Euston RoadLondonNW1 2DB Sun 9 Nov 2014, 13.00-20.00A packed day of free talks, discussions and performances – most of them free entry…
 For Books' Sake, Halloween Witchfest The Proud Archivist2-10 Hertford Rd,London N1 5SH Tickets - £8 advance, £10 on the doorDoors 6pm, event starts at 7pmFor Books' Sake are very excited to have two ghoulishly glorious grrrls giving you the full on Hallowe'en treatment!Obviously with Hallowe'en being a Friday we've allowed…
The Two Rosies: Life as a Goth Icon The John Rylands Library,150 Deansgate,Manchester,M3 3EH 12 noon – 1pmFreeClick here to get your free ticket via EventbriteFollowing the phenomenal success of the Gothic Manchester Festival 2013, which launched the Manchester Centre for Gothic Studies, we are back with a new programme…
Delighted to announce that Rosie Garland is appearing at TWO events at Rochdale Literature and Ideas Festival! #1 – Writing workshopFriday 24 October 20143:00pm-4:00pmVenue: Number One Riverside,Smith Street,Rochdale, OL16 1XUPrice: £2Click to book tickets for the writing workshop # 2 - Meet the author - reading and book signingFriday 24…
Polari Literary Salon Featuring Paul Burston, Neil Bartlett, Rosie Garland, Jonathan Harvey & VG LeeWednesday 15 Oct 20147.30pm until 9.30pmContact THEATREOxford RoadManchesterM15 6JATickets £6/£5 Book on:0161 274 0600 London's award-winning LGBT literary salon began life in November 2007 in the upstairs room of a bar in Soho. Events are now…
Welcome to booQfest - Northampton's LGBT Literary Festival. Venue: The Royal & Derngate Theatre, Guildhall Rd, Northampton NN1 1DPRosie Garland's event - 12noon till 2pmCost – free event The festival celebrates a Queer perspective of the written and spoken word on Saturday 11th October 2014. WHAT'S NEW IN 2014This year,…
Darkulture festival THE FROZEN AUTUMN + ATTRITION + TERMINAL GODS + CORTEX DEFECT + SYD.31+ DJS BAERSJ / LE FREAK / EVENSTAR / AIDAN+ Vampire Queen ROSIE LUGOSI - aka novelist Rosie Garland+ Horror Novelist SIMON BESTWICK+ stalls and other curiosities The Zoo27 September 2014.126 Grosvenor street,Manchester,M1 7HL, UK Full…
Wordplay Venue: The Square Chapel,10 Square Rd,Halifax, West Yorkshire HX1 1QG Time: 7.30pmTickets: £3 (on the door) A brand new monthly event filled to the brim with poetry, music, spoken word and storytelling in the comfort of the cosy Square Chapel bar. Featuring world-class established poets alongside up-and-coming spoken word…
Join multi-award winning poet Cathy Bryant and her guests Angela Topping, Rosie Garland and Sarah Miller for an evening of poetry and laughter as Cathy launches her new book, 'Look at All the Women'. Thursday 28th AugustThe Eighth Day111 Oxford Rd,Manchester M1 7DU At 19:00–21:30Free eventFull disabled access and all…
BD3 London Launch! We're very excited that we'll be hosting a wonderful evening of poetry from some of our issue three contributors at the Poetry Café in Covent Garden, London. We'll have readings from: Jo Brandon, Natacha Bryan, Neil Fulwood, Rosie Garland, Howard Laughton, Danny O'Connor and Tom Vickers. The…
An evening of light entertainment and education with a genderbending, cabaret twist!  Brought to you by Wotever World, who run Bar Wotever every Tuesday night at the RVT. Tonight's topic is: ForePlay. Crimson Skye's Silvertongue Society presents Aural Text with erotica read by Pretty Miss Cairo, Rosie Lugosi and Crimson…
Oldham Pride 2014 hosted by Rosie Lugosi and Jonathan Mayor Location: Assemble at 11.45am at Town Square outside the Spindles Shopping CentreDate: 26 Jul 2014 11:45 - 26 Jul 2014 16:30Hosted by Rosie Lugosi & Jonathan MayorTheme: Our Pride, Our Heritage, Our Future! This is our 10th PRIDE!!! We want…
Rosie Garland - author of 'The Palace of Curiosities' - will be launching her brand new novel 'Vixen' here at News from Nowhere. News From Nowhere,96 Bold Street,Liverpool L1 4HYPhone on 0151 708 7270Time – 7pmThis is a free event - all welcome! Rosie is an eclectic writer and performer,…
Latitude FestivalTime – 6.15pmThe Shed of StoriesHenham Park, Southwold, Suffolk THE SHED OF STORIESTucked away in the Faraway Forest, The Shed of Stories will house storytellers from all walks of life, lighting the imagination and weaving the audience into their tales. Click to go to Shed of Stories link
Announcing the London launch of Rosie Garland's second novel, Vixen.Along with Sarah Waters we at Gay's the Word are massive fans of Rosie Garland's beautiful writing and are incredibly happy to be hosting this publication day launch event for her second novel, Vixen. Event entry £2, payable on the door.…
Announcing the Manchester launch of Rosie Garland's second novel, Vixen.The Portico Library is hosting this PRE-publication day launch event. Bookshop provided by the lovely folk at Chorlton Bookshop – copies available a day before publication! Contact the Portico Library for tickets 0161 236 6785www.theportico.org.ukPrice tbc The Novel: It is 1349.…
The March Violets plus Guests Support - Vaniish & Deathday Los Angeles - Part Time Punks @ The Echo 1822 W Sunset Blvd,Los Angeles, CA 90026 +1 213-413-8200 10:00 PM 18 and over $12 - $15 EVENT: Click to go to Facebook event page Click to go to venue webpage…
The March Violets plus Guests - Black tango & Prayers San Diego - Soda Bar3615 El Cajon Blvd,San Diego, CA 92104 +1 619-255-7224 EVENT: Click to go to Facebook event page Click to go to venue webpage tickets: $15 Click to buy tickets
The March Violets & guests Las Vegas - Scarlet @ LVCS 425 Fremont St, Las Vegas, NV 89101 8pm – 2am +1 702-382-3531 Tickets: $10 on the night, $8 advance. Doors 8pm First Date in Vegas with Original Line-up!!!! DJs Morpheus Blak & Style. Get tickets: http://ticketf.ly/1hHsu81 EVENT: Click to…