Scotland’s First Waacking and Vogue Festival

Northern City Waackers in association with Dive Queer Party, SHOOT YOUR SHOT , SWG3, The Poetry Club and Dance House Glasgow are delighted, excited and feeling united as together we bring you Scotland’s first ever Waacking and Vogue festival.

Following on from the success of the No Shade Ball in 2015 and 2016, this autumn we will be bringing you some of the hottest names from all over the world who want to share their love for Waacking and Vogue.


Friday 3rd November
6.30 – 8.00pm || Vogue Workshop: Old Way with Diva D (London)
8.00 – 9.00pm || Talk The Ballroom: Q&A Session
9.00 – 11.00pm || Pre Ball Kiki: An intimate opportunity to jam together before the ball.

Saturday 4th November
12.15 – 1.45pm || Runway Workshop with Shiva Vineyard
2.00 – 3.30 pm || Vogue Workshop: New Way with Nagato Bfuji
6.30 – 9.30pm || The COSMOPOLITAN BALL
9.30 – LATE || After Party: Hosted by SHOOT YOUR SHOT with performances curated by Dive Queer Party.

Sunday 5th November
12.15 – 1.45pm || Waacking Workshop with Shahin Damka
2.00 – 3.30pm || Vogue Workshop: Vogue Fem with D’relle Khan
4.00pm – 6.00pm || Movie Screening in association with Dance House.
All workshops are open level, class descriptions and tutor biographies are available on our website (link in pinned post).

Please note all events are limited capacity, first come first served.

Workshops £12 each (£15 pay on the day)
Multiple Workshop Bookings (3 or more) £10 per workshop
- enter BLOCKBOOKING at checkout.
Q&A session Plus Kiki £5
The COSMOPOLITAN Ball £10 (£15 pay on the day)
The COSMOPOLITAN BALL plus Afterparty £15
Screening Event £10

Join us in Glasgow for some pre-festival Waacking Workshops and Vogue Training Sessions brought to you by Dance House.

You’ve had plenty of notice so there’s no excuse to miss out!!!

The No Shade Philosophy:
We want you to remember that YOU ARE VALUABLE, BEAUTIFUL AND RELEVANT. Whatever difficulties you are dealing with, we want to build a place that you can come to and BE ANYTHING.
We want to create a SAFE SPACE where you can escape the everyday and become glamour itself. The world is full of fighting, we want to STAND TOGETHER. We want to make space where people can GROW AND LEARN together. Shade can be creative and fun but let's LEAVE IT ON THE FLOOR.
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