Enter the world of King James and his male favourites in this raucous, risqué and frankly fabulous adult event
Back by popular demand following 2017’s sell-out show…
Join us for an unforgettable adult evening - exploring the stories of King James I and the male favourites who wielded their influence in the political sphere as well as within the King’s bedchamber. Featuring live performance, talks, demonstrations, music and drinking.
The evening’s highlight will be a ‘Jacobean drag-show in Polari’ - co-devised by performance artist Scottee and playwright Mark Ravenhill, performed by leading queer cabaret and performance artists including Ginger Johnson and Lasana Shabazz.
The evening will also feature:
Cash bar and refreshments will be available.
James I's great hall at is a superb venue for extravagant entertainment.
Marvel at Sir Peter Paul Rubens' masterpiece in its original setting. Rubens' ceiling canvases are the crowning glory of Inigo Jones' Banqueting House.
Join the party at the Georgian Court, put on your crown, get dressed up and discover the stories as you explore the beautiful palace rooms.
11-16 February 2018