Lellebel Musical for 20 years anniversary of the dragbar Performances all sold out, extra performance added

Lellebel Musical for 20 years anniversary of the dragbar Performances all sold out, extra performance added

Dragbar Lellebel celebrates its’ 20 years anniversary this year. And to celebrate it in style, they put on a musical. “Lellebel the Musical” is an initiative of Hans Wijtenburg. It will be performed in Amsterdam on 19th, 20th and 21st of October. However, all performances are already sold out! So they put on an extra performance on the 23rd of October in Purmerend (a city north of Amsterdam). What is Lellebel the musical about? The musical…

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8 Exhibitions during Summer

8 Exhibitions during Summer

We’re pleased to introduce no less than 8 interesting exhibitions during the summer period. Some international, others very local. Some more aimed at creating art, others aimed at triggering discussion and interaction. But in all cases unique in their own right and worth visiting. Young and Gay Shows photos of young gay and lesbian people and it tells the story of their coming out. Photographer Marjolein Annegarn shows a range of pictures of boys and…

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Gaylinc pubcrawl around the Rembrandt plein Gay bars still thriving

Gaylinc pubcrawl around the Rembrandt plein Gay bars still thriving

GayLINC regularly makes the rounds past the Amsterdam LGBTQI bars. The pub crawls are meant to keep a finger on the pulse of Amsterdam gay nightlife and keep you posted how the bars develop. This time we decided to make a small round along several of the gay bars in the Rembrandtplein area. And we were pleasantly surprised how well the bars seemed to be doing. A brief report. Brug 34 Brug 34 is a…

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Superball 2017 – a reportage

Superball 2017 – a reportage

In May Superball 2017, the 3rd edition of Superball, took place. This big drag queen event is turning into a true European event. This year it was for the first time that houses from Belgium and France battled with the Dutch houses for the awards. And bigger than ever, this edition was a spectacular evening of drag queens and kings performing in front of a crowd which went crazy. Superball reportage Our friends from MVS…

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Preparations for Superball are heating up: get some help! Lady Galore Make-up Masterclass and Charlie Hides special guest appearance.

Preparations for Superball are heating up: get some help! Lady Galore Make-up Masterclass and Charlie Hides special guest appearance.

Superball 2017 is taking place on Saturday the 20th of May and preparations are heating up. Costumes are being sown, stage routines are being rehearsed and surprises are being concocted. But what if you need any help with your eyeliner or your lip gloss? No worries Lady Galore comes to the rescue. Lady Galore Make-up Masterclass at Backstage On that same Saturday, May 20th, the talented Lady Galore will give two Masterclasses of Professional Make…

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Eurovision Song Contest May madness Amsterdam full of ESC parties

Eurovision Song Contest May madness Amsterdam full of ESC parties

The Eurovision Song Contest (ESC) has been a long tradition within European Gay Culture. That is also the case for the Amsterdam gay scene, though the Dutch haven’t won the contest in over 40 years. Every year the winner of the previous year gets to organise the contest. So this year all eyes will be focus on Kiev, Ukraine, where the contest is held. But if you are in Amsterdam in May, you might think it is…

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Amsterdam LGBTQ film festival – record number of visitors Best attendance in the history of the Roze filmdagen

Amsterdam LGBTQ film festival – record number of visitors Best attendance in the history of the Roze filmdagen

Never mind the bad weather, a lot of people picked up their coat and made their way to the Westergasfabriek for the Amsterdam LGBTQ film festival or Roze Filmdagen. In fact a record number of people visited the film festival. Over 9600 people attended one of the many LGBTQ themed films and documentaries. That was 5 percent more than last year. Werner Borkes, the director of the film festival, is quoted to say: “The succes…

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