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The Glory Go To Ireland!

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The Glory are delighted to be going to The Outing in October! An LGBT matchmaking festival in beautiful Ireland (a queer version of Ireland’s very quirky and traditional Lisdoonvarna festival) with drag queen super star Panti Bliss, Brendan Courtney and of course B*Witched! The Glory will be taking a range[…]

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THE GLORY TAKEOVER THE NATIONAL THEATRE’S RIVER STAGE!

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You’re all invited to the National Theatre’s River Stage for a drag-packed weekend of shows, spectacles, performances and parties! And it’s all FREE! FRIDAY / SATURDAY / SUNDAY – 29th-31st JULY! Our co-owners Jonny Woo and John Sizzle are conjuring a three-day carousel of contemporary drag on the Thames outside[…]

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SING FOR YOUR SUPPER!

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The Glory launches a new open-mic music-based night on Wednesday in partnership with our favourite ramen joint Tonkotsu! Hosted by queen musician Steven Smith. The music night will happen in the basement of The Glory and is open to all musicians, singers, bands, electro artists – anybody who would like[…]

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BANK HOLIDAY WEEKEND GUIDE!

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The Glory is transforming its interior for the big bank holiday weekend! On Friday it’s our GARDEN OF EDEN party, on Saturday it’s our usual GLORY LATES, and on Sunday it’s an Essex-themed BIG GAY GARDEN PARTY! As well as that there are some cracking individual ticketed events happening around[…]

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A Blog Post About Lorraine Bowen

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On Friday 27th of May The Glory plays host to a very special musical guest – the bubbly and eccentric Casio-keyboard songstress Lorraine Bowen, and it’s a one-off, full-on show called… THROUGH THE GLORY HOLE! In anticipation of this special Bank holiday show (which will feature a dance routine to the[…]

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MAN UP in Full Swing

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Our drag king battle, now the biggest in Britain – carrying a £1000 cash prize and multiple professional performance opportunities – is in full swing! Check out weekly photos of the contestants on the MAN UP FACEBOOK PAGE In a surprise coup last week – three contestants went through to[…]

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GLORY THEATRE: DIS PLACE

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The Glory and ESSES&DEMESA present… DIS PLACE A contemporary theatre game about immigration. Who can stay? Are you ready to play? It’s London, 2021. Post EU Referendum. The British People have voted to stay out of Europe and deport most immigrants. Ten foreign artists squat in the basement of The[…]

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LIPSYNC1000 – 2016 GRAND FINAL

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Britain’s biggest drag queens PANTI BLISS, JONNY WOO, JODIE HARSH and JOHN SIZZLE are judging the £1000 CASH final of LIPSYNC1000 this evening at THE GLORY in Haggerston. Established in 2004 as “Tranny Lip-Synching”, LIPSYNC1000 is London’s original, best and most wild drag lip-syncing contest. ​Joined by an array of[…]

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