Once upon a time, Freddie Mercury and Kenny Everett put Princess Diana in drag and took her to Royal Vauxhall Tavern. Now a musical based on the event debuts at the Tavern’s weekly Bar Wotever night.
The election has gone badly. Very badly. If we want change, we need to stop acting like consumers and stand up as citizens.
Street artists pay tribute to Star Wars in the licensed graffiti tunnel under London’s Waterloo station
Coverage of the launch of RVT Future and #WeAreTheBlackCap that I’ve been involved with this week
From online mobilisation to plans for direct action, links with outside groups to finding a possible new temporary home, it’s been a fruitful first week for #WeAreTheBlackCap
“We should demand to see owners and get assurance” that iconic LGBTQ venue is secure, says Labour MP – and Tory, Lib Dem & Green rivals agree
The leading performer-campaigner suggests five ways to make the theatre of public space work for your cause
Nine ways to take yesterday’s protest to mark the shock closure of the iconic LGBTQ venue to the next level
The Black Cap’s shock closure inspired a large, rousing protest with a range of voices defending the venue’s importance
Why making the RVT a listed building needn’t jeopardise its commercial viability