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TRANSFORMER hits Soho Theatre

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Following its Latitude launch, smash show at Glastonbury and blaze Edinburgh Fringe run (**** Scotsman **** TheList) Jonny Woo and band are bringing their roaring, soaring, cabaret-injected show TRANSFORMER to Soho Theatre here in London on September 15th, 16th, 17th, 18th and 19th only. Starring the gorgeous Pretty Miss Cairo,[…]

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Polyester Party…

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More details to follow… www.polyesterzine.com / Saturday 26th September / 1pm-9pm / The Glory, 281 Kingsland Road, E2 8AS ====================

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Jonny Woo’s Edinburgh Fringe Must-Sees!

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And so Jonny Woo is back with us in his East London stomping ground after an intense ten-night blaze-run at the Edinburgh Fringe with his show TRANSFORMER. We were delighted to see the show enjoyed a flush of four-star reviews from likes of The Scotsman and The List, and we had[…]

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THE GLORY DAYS

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This weekend we are staging a three day mini festival here at The Glory pub, with a special Saturday afternoon outing to the centre of Old Street roundabout (!) for a special gay Glastonbury reunion. Friday night will be FROCK N’ ROLL with queer bands, boys in dresses and Princess[…]

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Behind The Curtains with Giorgio Spiegelfeld

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We caught up with director Giorgio Spiegelfeld to get all the rehearsal gossip from Suddenly Last Summer, The Glory’s first ever play which opens soon on Monday 20th of July for just six performances… So Giorgio, how are rehearsals going? Is Jonny Woo’s acting up to scratch? Oh my, he[…]

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GLORY TEAM: 60 Seconds With FANNAR

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By popular request from customers, here’s a little interview with our beardy Icelandic front-bencher Fannar. Also, Fannar is one half of the nightlife brand / queer zine team Meat, and this evening is a Meatzine takeover in the pub at MISTER GLORY (our male beauty contest)  What a snug fit. So[…]

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INTERVIEW: Adrian “Meat” Lourie

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Meat are taking over The Glory on Wednesday at Heat 3 of MISTER GLORY – our alternative male beauty pageant. We chat to Meat‘s editor-in-chief Adrian Lourie about his Meat empire and what to expect… Meat has a special connection with The Glory, as our beardy Icelandic team member Fannar[…]

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John Sizzle Fags Out About Billie Ray Martin

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Superfan, self-confessed “BRM stalker” and Glory co-owner John Sizzle opens up about his love for electro soul legend Billie Ray Martin ahead of her live show here at The Glory on July 6th. From the moment I hit the London scene Billie Ray Martin was part of it for me.[…]

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Meet The Stars of “#NSFW”

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  So tomorrow sees the launch of NOT SUITABLE FOR WORK, a queer scratch performance night where anything goes, including your sanity. What is scratch? you ask. Scratch is testing out new material in front of a live audience. It’s scary, it’s nerve-wracking, it’s electric, and in this instance it’s[…]

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