96 festival logo with a shimmering disco ball behind it


Jump into Pride Month at Omnibus Theatre with the launch of 96 Festival 2023!

A night of queer celebration and conversation where you’ll have the chance to:

  • get to know the glittering variety of shows in our jam-packed festival line-up
  • throw yourself into a raucous round of bingo with a very special prize
  • knock back a few of our famous festival cocktails The 96
  • explore how we define queerness in a panel led by Omnibus Theatre’s Artistic Director Marie McCarthy
  • generally party the night away

This event is free and open to the public, so grab your sparkliest going-out top, and help us launch our 8th annual 96 Festival with a bang!

A glittering celebration of queerness and theatre under one roof, 96 Festival will see glittering line-up of artists will set up camp at Omnibus Theatre for a no holds barred extravaganza of theatre, comedy, cabaret, music, art and activism.

96 Festival has been conceived in remembrance and celebration of the iconic Pride party on Clapham Common in 1996.


96 Festival 2023 is in association with DIVA magazine.