Liverpool’s gay festival launched last night at the Hope Street Hotel and is a celebration of the city’s LGBT culture.
Exhibitions visitors can attend include ‘Savage Style’, a collection of Lily Savage’s dresses amongst 20 other events taking place across the city in November.
Homotopia have had a big year as it achieved National Portfolio status in August, this means it can receive long term funding from the Arts Council England.
The festival is a celebration of the 21st century LGBT life through the arts, and it will feature four world premieres and five new commissions.
Highlights this year include Earthfall’s award-winning dance theatre piece At Swim Two Boys, which is staged entirely in water.
A screening of the documentary Rock Hudson: Dark and Handsome Stranger, and La John Hoseph’s show Underclass Hero, a story on his life growing up in Liverpool.
For further information including festival programme and line-up visit http://www.homotopia.net