2016

  • theatre , performance
    Big Girl's Blouse

    Big Girl's Blouse

    Who knew what being transgender was in the 1970s? Not Kate’s family.

  • community , talks
    Romario Wanliss: Trans Day of Remebrance

    Romario Wanliss: Trans Day of Remebrance

    Trans entrepreneur, activist, and spoken-word artist Romario Wanliss will be speaking and performing a new piece of spoken word to commemorate Trans Day of Remembrance.

  • performance , community
    SHOUT OUT Community Day: Trans Day of Remembrance

    SHOUT OUT Community Day: Trans Day of Remembrance

    For the final day of this year’s festival the annual free SHOUT OUT Community event returns to mac Birmingham to mark Trans Day of Remembrance, taking over the public spaces with free performances, workshops, and activities.

  • literature , all events
    Polari Literary Salon: Writer's Workshop

    Polari Literary Salon: Writer's Workshop

    As part of their festival performance the Polari Literary Salon are offering a workshop for writers who want to share their work with an audience.

  • performance , literature
    Polari Literary Salon

    Polari Literary Salon

  • visual arts , music
    'Will You Dance With Me?' Club Night

    'Will You Dance With Me?' Club Night

    Derek Jarman's rarely seen film Will You Dance With Me? will have a screening within the environment of Mathew Parkin's installation at Grand Union.

  • theatre
    A Boy Named Sue

    A Boy Named Sue

    A story about loneliness and becoming who you were meant to be.

  • film
    CINEMA: The New Black

    CINEMA: The New Black 15

    A Critically acclaimed documentary telling the story of the historic fight to win marriage equality in Maryland and charts the evolution of  this divisive issue within the black community.  

  • film , visual arts
    Slope-tend-big: Queer Film Screenings

    Slope-tend-big: Queer Film Screenings

    Mathew Parkin has created a selection of artists films to be shown within his installation slope-tend-big at Grand Union.