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Queer Theatre: Talks & Events at the National Theatre

  • National Theatre National Theatre, Upper Ground, South Bank London SE1 9PX (map)
 National Theatre (Photograph: Philip Vile)

National Theatre (Photograph: Philip Vile)

From 6:00pm to 7:00pm

The National Theatre and Pride in London Festival present a series of talks and screenings as part of the Queer Theatre programme.

Events include a debate on LGBT+ rights, talks on Trans Culture and Drag as an Art Form, and film screenings of Paris was a Woman and Tangerine.

On Screen: Paris was a Women
Wed 5 July, Cottesloe Room, 6pm, £5/3

In Context: Queer Stages UK
Wed 5 July, Cottesloe Room, 2-5pm, £25/20

Sharp Shots: Pride Culture
Thu 6 July, Cottesloe Room, 11.30 and 6pm, £3

National Debate – LGBT Rights- sorted?
Thur 6 July, Dorfman Theatre, 6-7pm, £6/5

On Screen: Bette Bourne - It Goes with the Shoes
Fri 7 July, Cottesloe Room, 6-8pm, £5/3

On Screen: Tangerine
Mon 10 July, Cottesloe Room, 6pm, £5/3

Talk: Drag as Art Form
Wed 12 July, Cottesloe Room, 6-7pm, £6/5

Talk: Trans Culture
Fri 14 July, Cottesloe Room, 6-7pm, £6/5

Part of the National Theatre and Pride in London Festival celebrations for 2017 which also includes Angels in AmericaQueer Stages: Readings at the National Theatre and In Visible Ink exhibition.


  • Accessible toilets
  • Assistance dog friendly
  • No BSL interpretation
  • Fully accessible
  • No induction loop
  • No speech to text


  • Under £5
  • Family friendly
  • No meet and greet
  • Under 18s welcome

When you're there

  • Gender neutral toilets
  • May be alcohol
  • May be crowds
  • May be flashing lights
  • May be loud noises

Contact National Theatre if you have any questions about this event.

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Earlier Event: July 4
Queer and the City
Later Event: July 5
LGBT+ Bowling Games