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August 2016

Millie Dollar hosts Pride@thePictures Femme Brutal

Thursday, August 25, 2016|

Pride@Pictures continues with the brilliant, sexy and funny Femme Brutal - a no-holds-barred look into the feminist burlesque club of the same name in Vienna, where women use performance to think about the roles they play in life as well as on stage. Hosting this month's event will be Liverpool's very own Millie Dollar and [...]

July 2016

City shows its true colours for the all new pride this weekend!

Wednesday, July 27, 2016|

Excitement is mounting and the countdown is on as the city prepares to celebrate the all new Liverpool Pride Festival 2016 this weekend.  Already over 25 iconic buildings are showing their true rainbow colours lighting up as part of the Come Out Of The Shadows project against hate crime and in a bid to make [...]

City’s iconic buildings set to Come Out of the Shadows

Wednesday, July 20, 2016|

Some of Liverpool’s most iconic buildings and venues will be lit up in the colours of the iconic Rainbow Flag as part of Liverpool Pride 2016. Come Out of the Shadows is a new three-year initiative spanning Liverpool City Region, which will allow the organisers of the all new Liverpool Pride to set out their [...]

Liverpool Pride Festival announces acts for main Saturday programme

Thursday, July 7, 2016|

Organisers of Liverpool Pride Festival 2016 revealed their full programme of entertainment last night at the official press launch at the city’s Epstein Theatre, for the main Festival day on Saturday, 30th July which runs across three stages. Taking up its new position in the St George’s Quarter, from 1pm to 9pm, The Festival will [...]

June 2016

Liverpool Pride Festival announce new ‘We Are Family’ programme

Tuesday, June 28, 2016|

A brand new addition to the regions summer events calendar takes place at the start of the summer holidays, We Are Family invites everyone of all ages and communities from across the Liverpool City Region and beyond, to come along and join in the fun. We Are Family takes place on Sunday 31 July of [...]

Liverpool Pride Look ahead with new photography festival partner

Thursday, June 16, 2016|

A major photography exhibition has been commissioned as yet another new addition to the Liverpool Pride Festival 2016 programme.  Organisers at Liverpool Pride have announced they are delighted to collaborate with the dynamic LOOK team, organisers of the biennial Liverpool International Photography Festival using funding received from the Arts Council of England. Together, Liverpool Pride [...]

Liverpool to show its support to victims in Orlando

Monday, June 13, 2016|

The City of Liverpool will show its support today following the homophobic attack in Orlando over the weekend. The iconic St George’s Hall in the heart of Liverpool city centre will host a special Vigil on the Plateau from 7-8pm tonight with speakers from Liverpool Pride, Trans Liverpool and the Mayor of Liverpool Joe Anderson. [...]

May 2016

Liverpool Pride sings out loud and proud with community choir project

Tuesday, May 17, 2016|

Liverpool Pride have announced another new community project via funding received from the Arts Council of England.  Singer and Sense of Sound creative director Jennifer John has been commissioned to run a new choir project working with six local choirs to perform a number of songs as part of the Liverpool Pride Festival 2016, under [...]

April 2016

Festival partnership gives Liverpool Pride even more ‘WoW’ factor

Wednesday, April 20, 2016|

A free creative writing course has been commissioned as another new addition at the Liverpool Pride Festival 2016. Organisers of the Liverpool Pride Festival 2016 have announced they are delighted to be working in partnership with widely acclaimed organisation, Writing on the Wall (WoW). Together, Liverpool Pride and WoW are encouraging members of the LGBT [...]

City businesses urged to support Dress with Pride

Monday, April 18, 2016|

Liverpool’s business community is being encouraged to support a new initiative to raise awareness of city’s LGBT communities and Liverpool Pride Festival 2016. Organisers of Liverpool Pride Festival 2016 are inviting the city’s retail and commercial sectors to get behind Dress With Pride, an exciting new addition to the festival for 2016. Dress With Pride [...]