QC2015: Justin Vivian Bond - Love Is Crazy

QC2015: Justin Vivian Bond - Love Is Crazy


Ticket Info

£20 FULL // £15 CONC.


  • Cabaret
  • LGBT
  • Music

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After sold-out shows in Paris and New York, cabaret legend and trans-genre artist Justin Vivian Bond celebrates Valentine’s in Manchester with Love is Crazy, a seductive evening of songs and stories about love.

Expect the unexpected with original compositions from V's records Dendrophile and Silver Wells, songs associated with V's stage and film appearances (including Short Bus), and tracks originally made famous by The Cure, The Divine Comedy, Pet Shop Boys, Patti Smith, Bambi Lake and more.

Performed by Mx Bond, accompanied by Nath Ann Carrera on guitar and Claudia Chopek on violin, under the musical direction of Matt Ray.


The legendary David Hoyle will join Mx Justin Vivian Bond for two songs for the Sunday performance of Love is Crazy. Please note: due to a scheduling conflict David will no longer be able to appear on Sat 14 Feb. We apologise for any inconvenience.



  • 'Cabaret messiah’ ★★★★★ Time Out London


  • Suitable for over 16s.
  • Presented by Contact, Southbank Centre, Pink Fringe and Brighton Dome in association with Manchester Pride.
  • Originally commissioned by the Palais de Chaillot.
  • Supported by Macdonald Hotels and Resorts, and the Institute of Social Science Research at Manchester Metropolitan University.
  • Part of Manchester in Love, and the First National Festival of LGBT History.


  • Queer Contact 2015 celebrates LGBT arts and culture in Greater Manchester from Thu 5- Sun 15 February 2015.
  • contactmcr.com/queercontact

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Golden Age of Hustlers Love is Crazy
V David Hoyle
V David Hoyle

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