23 August 2010
Proposed film may test Greek attitudes to gay marriage
A new screenplay about gay marriage by a Greek-based British author is expected to be shot next summer by a consortium of UK production companies.
23 August 2010
New biography alleges Vivien Leigh was an ‘adulterous bisexual’
A new biography of British movie star Viven Leigh alleges she was an adulterous bisexual with a fondness for "rough trade".
19 August 2010
Liverpool’s gay arts festival Homotopia returns for seventh year
Liverpool's seventh Homotopia festival will take place this November.
30 July 2010
Author Anne Rice ‘quits’ being a Christian over attitudes to gays and women
Anne Rice, the author of Interview with a Vampire, has "quit" Christianity over the faith's "hostile" attitudes to gay rights, women and contraception.
30 July 2010
Theatre review: Bent
Bent, at the intimate Tabard Theatre in Parsons Green, west London, tells the story of a young gay couple sent to a concentration camp after witnessing the murder of a German SA officer.
21 July 2010
Australian film festival bans gay zombie porn film
An Australian film festival has banned a film about gay zombies engaging in necrophilia.
16 July 2010
John Barrowman to host charity gala West End Bares
Gay actor John Barrowman is to host the Broadway charity gala West End Bares in London.
9 July 2010
Artist’s award-winning floral tribute to homophobia victims
An artist who plants pansies at the site of homophobic attacks has won a Royal Horticultural Society gold medal and was awarded best conceptual garden at Hampton Court this week.
5 July 2010
Theatre: Love the Sinner
This new play by Drew Pautz begins with a contemporary argument and one familiar to the readers of this publication; how to reconcile the evangelical beliefs of African Anglicans and the more tolerant approach made by the Church of England to the subject of homosexuality.
30 June 2010
India’s first online gay bookstore opens
A lesbian has opened India's first online gay bookstore.
28 June 2010
Competition: Win a L Word season six box set
The Critically acclaimed drama, The L Word is back for its sixth and final ever season, as the dramatic lives of a group of lesbian friends unfold against the glamorous backdrop of West Hollywood.
17 June 2010
Irish artist paints Pope conducting a gay marriage
An Irish artist is expecting outrage after painting a picture of the Pope conducting a gay marriage.
10 June 2010
Major Polish museum to hold exhibition on gay love
A museum in Poland's capital city Warsaw is to hold an exhibition on gay love.
7 June 2010
EM Forster ‘stopped writing because he had gay sex’
The novelist EM Forster stopped writing in his forties because having gay sex killed his creative drive, a scholar claims.
28 May 2010
Cult gay director John Waters has new book out
John Waters, director of Hairspray, Serial Mom and a whole host of lesser-known trashy and camp underground epics of the 1970s inclding Multiple Maniacas, Desperate Living and Pink Flamingos, has a new book out this week.
27 May 2010
Gay superhero comic up for major award
A new comic called Spandex, about a gang of gay superheros, has been nominated for an Eagle Award, the comic world's equivalent of an Oscar.
25 May 2010
BBC to screen life story of Britain’s ‘first modern lesbian’ ths weekend
This weekend, BBC2 will screen The Secret Diaries of Miss Anne Lister, starring Maxine Peake in the title role.
23 April 2010
First gay film festival begins in India
India is celebrating its first gay film festival this week.
22 April 2010
Theatre review: Stiffed!
A concise play at just 75 minutes, Stiffed! is a showcase of the most memorable moments of the expenses scandal, selected with the sharp eye of someone who saw it all unfold close up.