Joe Orton: Fun & Laughs, his greatest comedy hits: SLG member John Carter wonders how much this challenging gay playwright is already fading from cultural consciousness and what his legacy will be.The Bread and Roses is at 68 Clapham Manor Street, SW4 6DZ, a turning off Clapham High Street. (nearest tubes: Clapham North and Clapham Common).
Coming events CAGS
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David welcomes us all back to East Croydon for yet another party.£3 for the food and bring your own drink, 8pm start and ring him before Thursday13th.
Merrick Badger speaks about Peter Wells, the out-gay man and Croydon resident who was jailed back in the 1970s for having sex with his seventeen year old partner. Peter was very courageous at the time and the story should be fascinating.
Deals with the life of Nell Gwynn, mistress of Charles II and her part in the theatre of the 17th century.Bawdy, sexy and fun. The South London Theatre, The Old Fire Station, 2A Norwood High Street, SE27 9NS. Near West Norwood Station. Book your own ticket online via ttp://www.southlondontheatre.co.uk/ or on 07701 055 602. £12, £9 concession.
Informal lunch club for CAGS members and their friends. Toby Carvery, Park Place, 54 Commonside West, Mitcham CR4 4HB (264 bus towards St George’s Hospital from stop KK opposite Croydon central library, stop KE on Park Street, stop WM outside the Whitgift Centre or stop B3 at West Croydon bus station. Get off at Madeira Road. The journey takes around 40 minutes)
Maaike from Dementia Support talks about their work and the different types of dementia. Meeting at St Botolph’s Church, very near Aldgate tube.
South London groups meet in Wimbledon to discuss future events.
Women of Independence, Kansas are preparing for the annual picnic when a young and charming drifter Hal arrives. Hearts are broken and lives are changed in the following 24 hours, as Hal’s lively, dangerous, masculine energy wakes up the sleepy community. Putney Arts Theatre, Ravenna Road,Putney, SW15 6AW. £14, concs £10.
We'll be discussing In A Hidden Room by Stella Duffy.
Free entrance to include food. Contacts are Tony on 020-8543 0898 and Timothy on 020 8767 0578. Please check with them nearer the time whether this event is going ahead.Come along and relax with members of the other SLAGO groups. FREE entrance to include food.