Taste the Rainbow Vol. 2… we give you: A Deeper Love

Queer Croydon will be taking over Beatbox at Boxpark Croydon once again with Taste the Rainbow: A Deeper Love!

On Friday 16th February from 9pm-1am, we will be celebrating love in its many shades and flavours. Joining on the stage will be drag artists, pole dancers, burlesque performers, and more! You are not ready for all this Queer talent!

Prepare yourself to experience A DEEPER LOVE!

The line up includes:

CompèreShepherd’s Bush

Shepherd’s Bush is a Drag Sheep exploring what it means to be human and all of the quirks and eccentricities that go with it.

Call Shepherd’s your mutton dressed like lamb guide to understanding the human experience, with a dose of humour and silliness all jumbled together to create the most special brand of chaos.


DJ – Asifa Lahore 

Asifa Lahore is a performer known as Britain’s First Out Muslim Drag Queen and LGBTQ+ activist. Having been featured on stages, TV shows, in journals, and countless publications across the world, Asifa is a voice for intersectional rights and a Gaysian superstar! Come spice up your life.


Merlin The Grey

Merlin is an out and proud bisexual trans man, who started his boylesque journey back in March, and loves nothing more than titillating his audience with his alternative looks and heavy rock music to support him! He wears his surgery scars with pride and wants to celebrate what trans bodies look like – curvy boys are just as sexy!


Minara Èl Waters

A southeastern princess in a western world. Desi dancing diva from Dhaka to Dalston! Tall glass of H2H0e, straight from the Ganges, minerals included. The perfect pairing to an extra spicy night.

Minara ‘El Waters, Quenching Thirst Since ‘94


Rolo Chick

Rolo Chick is a queer pole dancer from Croydon. She performs and teaches in London and loves everything pink and sweet.


Ula Lah

Ula Lah. slang, an exclamation of surprise, admiration or excitement.

1st runner up of Not Another Drag Competition (2022) Ula Lah is the sultry and stupid auburn beauty with recent performances at Pride in London, Birmingham Pride and the West End’s Lyric Theatre.


Join us for a celebration of the queer talent waiting to entice you. We know you want to TASTE THE RAINBOW!

This is an 18+ and ticketed event. £10 per person but each ticket entitles you to £10 to spend at the bar. The token can only be used once and no cash back from the drink token. The bar will be cashless.

Use the East Croydon entrance. Inform security that you are there for the Queer Croydon event in BEATBOX who will let you into the venue. Your ticket will be scanned at BEATBOX!

Get your tickets NOW!