Leith is Burning - Film Screening, Vogue Dance Workshop & Ball
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Leith is Burning - Film Screening, Vogue Dance Workshop & Ball

Leith is Burning - Film Screening, Vogue Dance Workshop & Ball

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Thomas Morton Hall - Leith Theatre

Ferry Road

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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Leith is Burning is presented to you by LGBT Health & Wellbeing and The State as part of the Scottish Mental Health Arts & Film Festival 2016.

Leith is Burning comprises of a day of vogue themed activities culminating in a celebratory end of festival vogue ball on Sunday 30th October 2016.

1.30-3.30pm Paris is Burning Film Screening & Discussion 

Filmed in the mid-to-late 1980s, it shows the ball culture of New York City and African- American, Latino, gay and transgender communities involved in it.

4-6pm Vogue Dance Workshop

Be prepared to break a sweat, as Kevin Revlon hosts a very special vogueing workshop that will focus on the different elements of vogue performance.  Class will focus on bringing out your true self and finding your own unique vogue style. 

8-11pm Vogue Ball

Join us to perform, watch, dance, socialise, drink and generally get your vogue on!  Dress code: make an effort! Make up artist available on the night to add some sparkle.


Join us for some or all of the activities, just let us know via this booking form.

Cost is free for those who cannot afford it, for those who can, the following are suggested donations that will be collected on the day. Film Screening £3, Dance workshop £12, Ball £5.


This event is suitable for those aged 16 and over and proof of age may be required to buy alcohol in the evening.

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