16th June

The Queer Fringe Festival

16th June

Comedy in the Arcade: Leila Navabi, Jasmine Morton, Jodie Mitchell & Morgan Rees

Another week, another preview at The Queer Emporium and you should still be excited because it is the wonderful Morgan Rees!   Unfortunately, Josh James had to drop out and so his Chatting with Cherubs co-host is stepping in!  Leila Navabi, excellent comedian and full-time queer, whilst familiar face from past TQE gigs, Jasmine Morton, is providing support, alongside new face and The LOL Word regular Jodie Mitchell!

£12.00 | 19:30 (doors), 20:00 (show) | The Queer Emporium

Afghan Girls in Education: Art Auction

Cardiff Umbrella & Klatch Collective bring you an exhibition and online auction in aid of Afghan women in education.

Exhibiting a donated array of talent in Cardiff Umbrella HQ from June 3rd until an online auction event on June 24th, where all works will be available to purchase.

All proceeds will be donated to LEARN; an organisation whose main focus is the provision of quality education to children in Afghanistan; building resources for women and youths within communities and empowering them through mentorship, skill development and capacity building courses.

For further information visit: www.learnafghan.org

FREE | 11am - 4pm, Thursday - Sunday | Umbrella Art Collective

Swan Song

Retired hairdresser Pat Pitsenbarger, who escapes the confines of his small-town Sandusky, Ohio nursing home after learning of his former client's dying wish for him to style her final hairdo. Soon, Pat embarks on an odyssey to confront the ghosts of his past and collect the beauty supplies necessary for the job. With a magnetic performance from legendary actor Udo Kier this Iris Prize festival favourite is a comical and bittersweet journey about rediscovering one's sparkle, and looking gorgeous while doing so.

Ticket includes entry to the Iris Friends Summer Cocktail party on Saturday 11th June where there will be an opportunity to meet director Todd Stephens before the film.

Coming Soon

I’m finally using my body for what I feel like it’s made to do by Owain Train McGilvery

Time: TBC | Chapter

Meet the Ballroom Community

An exhibtion of photographs and outfits from The Welsh Ballroom Community.

Free |  All Day (8am - 7pm) | Morgan Quarter