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Forgot to show you this! The slick vid by Ania Urbanowska of Zorras' Cachín Cachán Cachunga! last February in Edinburgh. Featuring all kinds of rad queer & trans artists, especially of the migrant, ME and disabled variety. Subtitled! Sexy!

Some Upcoming Shenanigans

Hi folks,

I’ve got a solo reading coming up at an exciting event curated by Graham Brodie. It’s on 26 January (the day after dear Rabbie turns 250-something). I’ll be reading mostly new stuff, from my project Naturally Speaking. More deets below:

Electra Mass
26 January, 7:30pm
Canon’s Gait, High Street, £3!
Plus heaps of other stuff including nick-e melville, rodney relax, pete mcconville, craig duffy, sam walton, jow walton, shu lorimer, sacha kahir,Lila Matsumoto, iain morrison, northern upland sheep strategy, th znkz. + small press indie film & underground music.

In other news, Zorras are busy bees for February, and will be bringing you not one, but two (!) events, both sponsored by the brill Scottish Transgender Alliance.

1. Cachín Cachán Cachunga! queer & trans cabaret
Saturday, 11 February, 7pm-10:30pm
Wee Red Bar
Edinburgh College of Art, 74 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh
£3/£2 entry

For LGBT history month, Zorras bring you our THIRD anniversary event!!

Featuring Performances by
Jacq Applebee, Dr. Carmilla, Nathan Gale, Glasgow Glam Bangers, CN Lester, Lily & Yamil, and Robert Softley. + Short Films by Ania Urbanowska & DJ stylings by Miss Leggy Pee
Hosted by Zorras

More information at

Access Info: The Wee Red Bar is fully wheelchair accessible. Films are subtitled in English. The event will be BSL interpreted.

2. Zorras’ Gender Diversity Arts Workshop & Performance Opportunity
Saturday, 25 February, 2pm-9pm
Oasis Youth Centre, Newall Terrace, Dumfries, Scotland

To participate in the FREE Workshop and dinner before the performance you need to register in advance. To just be in the audience for the performance from 7pm to 9pm there is no need to register in advance. Travel & childcare are covered within reason.

Workshop is free & taught by Zorras. For Trans People & Allies.

Evening Performance £3/2 featuring
+ those workshop participants who wish to perform

The Oasis Youth Centre is fully accessible.

To sign up or see more info go to: