On Friday February 5th, A Queer Revue! returns as the official launch party of the 2016 Queer Contact Festival, Manchester’s annual explosion of Queer culture. Performing on stage will be Dublin’s radical faerie Stefan Fae, making his Manchester debut; performance artist Marilyn Misandry; contemporary dance from Joshua Hubbard; ‘Dragapella’, the friendly singing contest for queens with a real voice; and poet Cheryl Martin performing as ‘The Telephone Poet’ in the Picturehouse Bar. Guest hostess is sensational trans performance artiste Grace Oni Smith, with music from City Life ‘DJ of the Year’ finalist Greg Thorpe (Drunk At Vogue / Off The Hook).
The Picturehouse Cafe Bar is open beforehand for delicious food and drinks.