Fri 23 July 2021

Queer Cabaret

  • Synopsis

    Gorge yourself on an evening of fabulous Queer cabaret at the Coliseum. Sashay this way…

    Cheddar Gorgeous presents Oh What a Lovely Lockdown

    Drag artist, activist and academic Cheddar Gorgeous explores the experience and ‘blitz spirit’ of the pandemic in a new performance using spoken word, comedy and satire - drawing upon their experiences as an eccentric-attention-hungry artist navigating loneliness with delusions, a plucky attitude, and a tune or two!

    Written and performed by Cheddar Gorgeous, with Laurie
    Splendid Isolation and After Lockdown, music and lyrics by Cheddar Gorgeous and Laurie
    Attention, music and lyrics by Laurie



    Jason Andrew Guest presents Welcome to the Haus of Myztique

    A showcase of QTIPOC Excellence from vocalist, dancer, choreographer and creative powerhouse Jason Andrew Guest, celebrating Black Queer artists, musicians, and icons through vocal house and high fashion. Expect Diva star quality and iconic fashion moments inspired by Diana Ross, Grace Jones, RuPaul, Naomi Campbell, Tyra, Naomi Sims and more.

    Written, choreographed and performed by Jason Andrew Guest
    Guest Artist: Natasha Moonshine
    Dancers: Reece Daniels and Nelly

    Black & Gold, music and lyrics by Sam Sparro
    Ready for your Love, music and lyrics by Gorgon City ft MNEK
    Gypsy Woman, music and lyrics by Crystal Waters
    Swish Swish (Remix), music and lyrics by Katie Perry ft Nikki Minaj
    Promises, music and lyrics by Sam Smith
    Glitter, music and lyrics by Todrick Hall



    Plus Lily Savage’s former drag partner and the original Lucy Fur David Dale, Drag Queen Felicia DuPaul, Australian diva, Eurovision semi finalist and international recording artiste Kelly Wilde and more. Hosted by Terri Fox.


    Oh What a Lovely Lockdown and Welcome to the Haus of Myztique have been developed with Pride Stages Bursaries from the Greater Manchester LGBTQ+ Arts & Culture Network, an LGBT Foundation project, supported using public funding by the National Lottery by Arts Council England.

    The Pride Stages Bursary is supported by The Met and Bury Pride, Waterside Arts and Pride in Trafford, The Lowry and Salford Pride, Oldham Coliseum Theatre and Oldham Pride, Manchester International Festival, and Manchester Pride.



    We can’t wait to welcome you back to the Coliseum after being closed for over a year due to the pandemic. Please see our covid-secure procedures here.
  • Fri 23 Jul: 7:30pm

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