Born on the glitter-strewn stage of The Glory's drag cabaret lounge, Queer culture and identity has always been at the heart of our programming. From official Pride in London events to irreverent celebrations of the Queer body, we encourage everyone to express their unique individuality, whether a participant, model or host.
In the relentless city, J stumbles on The Starkers Academy and befriends Time. Artists’ moving image, live performance, exhibition & workshops celebrating identity, body positivity & mental wellbeing. Currently in development.
We launched into the New Year with our first performance life drawing event at The Glory: a special edition of the Starkers Academy, hosted by ‘Mellékia’s top Professor of Art’.
An Untold Tale of abandonment and dreams. A micro-short animation commissioned by Animate Projects and Anim18.
Kicking off our Autumn 2018 season, Lord Hicks was Starkers at The Glory armed with his trusty ukulele and lashings of sass.
Starkers at the Glory launched with Freyia vs Pavel, a queerly themed nude pose-off challenging constructions of masculinity and femininity. Alexandra Penelope chats to model Freyia and Figuration founders Roy and Leo to find out more.