Gather in the Yard to celebrate with London’s LGBTQ creative community for the perfect afternoon of pre-pride preparations. Sharpen your vogueing skills, craft a fierce look and hit the shops. The street party is free and open to all.
Floral Orchestra Proud Anthems, 14:00-14:45
From Sylvester to Donna Summer, Floral Orchestra present LGBTQ anthems to kickstart celebrations. The orchestral arrangements are by Xavior.
Jack Irving Immersive Installation, 14:45 – 15:45
Experience a live installation from artist and costume designer Jack Irving, his mission is to engulf the world in the most fantastical spectacle, incorporating all elements of theatricality with a love of colliding technology with live performances.
Disco Soundtrack, Sonic Yootha, 14:45-16:00
DJs from Liverpool’s monthly new wave, old rave, disco, electro, rock, pop and soul.
Special DJ Set by Joe Goddard, member of Hot Chip and the 2 Bears, 17:15-18:15
Joe combines experimentation, an instinctive understanding of the dancefloor and a love of left-of-centre pop music.
Sip A House Of Cans Pride Special – All Day
House of Cans is a bar and off-license on Lower Stable Street, working with queer illustrator Sylvia K @sylviakdoodles to create a one-off can for our celebration.
Hooping Experience With Cocoa Butter Club, at various times
The Cocoa Butter Club celebrates queer performers of colour. Join Symoné with her hoop performances and workshops. Symoné works as an international artist having travelled from the Carribean to India teaching and performing.
Vogue Masterclass With Jay Jay Revlon, 16:00-18:15
Created and hosted by the one and only UK Father Jay Jay Revlon, join us as we bring the pioneering dance movement Vogue from the ’80s and ’90s into the Yard.
Costumes & Crafts, all day
A series of crafts and fashion workshops, run by some of the most exciting LGBTQ creatives working in London.
One Last Dance With Savage Disco, 19:00 – 20:00
DJS from Savage Disco who recently closed its doors at Metropolis will round off celebrations with a DJ set. Sequins advised.