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British ad gets attention for featuring a kid living out his drag fantasy

British ad gets attention for featuring a kid living out his drag fantasy

An ad from British insurance firm John Lewis is getting equal amounts of praise and criticism. The TV spot shows a young boy playing dress ups and donning make up and being quite fabulous as he moves through the house enthralled to the sound of Stevie Nicks. As he dances through the space he leaves […]

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Laganja Estranja comes out as transgender woman in new interview

Laganja Estranja comes out as transgender woman in new interview

RuPaul’s Drag Race favourite Laganja Estranja has shared with the world that she is a transgender woman. Speaking with Entertainment Weekly, the 32-year-old drag star, dancer and music-maker said she was ready to share her story with the masses. “There are so many other women around me who’ve inspired me to come forward today, and it’s […]

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Live Work Pose! Queer talent support Indigenous orgs with benefit ball

Live Work Pose! Queer talent support Indigenous orgs with benefit ball

A collection of incredible local BIPOC and queer talent are coming together to raise funds for two Indigenous community organisations with a benefit ball next weekend. The Live Work Pose Benefit Ball, fronted by local drag star Serenity Saint Laurent, is coming to Connections Nightclub on Saturday 19th June, with 100% of door sales going […]

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Cougar Morrison is excited for ‘Priscilla Queen of the Desert – The Musical’

Drag star Cougar Morrison has been working hard getting ready for her role in Priscilla Queen of the Desert – The Musical. The acclaimed cabaret performer has been locked in rehearsals for weeks preparing to play the role of Anthony “Tick” Belrose, who performs as drag queen Mitzi Mitosis. Hugo Weaving played the part in the […]

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UK drag favourite Juno Birch to bring stunning tour to Australia in 2022

UK drag favourite Juno Birch to bring stunning tour to Australia in 2022

Intergalactic drag superstar and The Sims superfan Juno Birch is heading to Australia next year. In The Dark have announced the dates for Juno Birch’s Attack of the Stunning tour – with special Aussie guest Kane Enable. Birch has described her drag as “Martian spy woman, meets The Muppets, meets 1960s housewife, meets Squidward, meets […]

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Race and Drag – Perth, we must do better

Race and Drag – Perth, we must do better

OPINION Professor Braden Hill is Pro Vice Chancellor Equity and Indigenous and Head of Kurongkurl Katitjin at Edith Cowan University. He is a Noongar man and proud member of the LGBTQ+ community in Perth. A Perth drag queen’s racist past has provoked an important discussion amongst LGBTQ+ communities throughout Australia. Scarlet Adams, a well-known queen […]

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On This Gay Day: Drag star Divine died aged just 42

Divine found success around the globe in film and music  Harris Glenn Milstead was better known by his stage name Divine. The Baltimore native became friends with filmmaker John Waters in the 1960’s and they collaborated together on many film projects. After appearing in several short films, Divine took a lead role in Waters feature […]

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Sold out Club West revival show to stream performances online

Sold out Club West revival show to stream performances online

Club West has returned, with the Revival Show tonight 6th March 2021 from 7:30 pm at The Astor Theatre. Club West are back for one night, though not the last. Another Club West has been confirmed, with the omnipresent character with a sparkly smile and fierce wit, Bob Downe to perform in December. The community […]

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Innovative Brooklyn bar brings in drag delivery during COVID

Innovative Brooklyn bar brings in drag delivery during COVID

An innovative bar in Brooklyn has found a clever way to keep drag culture alive as the city is wracked by Covid-19 shutdowns – they’ve introduced a drag delivery service. Popular Williamsburg venue The Rosemont is usually filled with punters and drag shows are one of the attractions that draws in the crowds. The city has been […]

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Review | ‘Drag Queen Comedy Hour’ at Fringe World

Review | ‘Drag Queen Comedy Hour’ at Fringe World

Drag Queen Comedy Hour | Megamouth | Until 30th Jan | ★ ★ ★   Drag star Dean Misdale hosts an hour long comedy show which sees the well-known performer share the stage with Donna Kebab, Ginava and drag king Blake Cassette. The show is a mixed bag, with each artist bringing their own strengths and weaknesses […]

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