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Review | CAMP represents some of Perth’s best drag talent

Review | CAMP represents some of Perth’s best drag talent

CAMP | Connections Nightclub | 19th & 28th Jan | ★ ★ ★ ★   It only makes sense that the 2019 Fringe season at Connections should open with CAMP, a drag variety show from Perth drag stars Perri Oxide, Donna Kebab and Sassie Cassie. The great dread of the Fringe-going public are the words “I need a […]

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Daisy Cousens says the highly sexual world of drag is no place for children

Daisy Cousens says the highly sexual world of drag is no place for children

Conservative commentator Daisy Cousens has delivered a tirade arguing that children should never be exposed to the world of drag whether it be through the popular drag storytime events, or young kids launching their own drag careers. Describing the combination of gender fluidity being taught in schools, drag time story events, and young children being […]

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Fringe Picks | Drag divas dominate the Fringe World line-up

Fringe World takes over the city from Friday 18th January as singers, trapeze artists, comedians, burlesque performers, contortionists, drag stars and combinations of all of the above showcase their talents. We’ve sorted, searched and sifted through over 800 shows to highlight some of the gigs we’re most excited about! Whether they’re local performers we know […]

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Conservative outrage as child drag star pictured with near-naked drag queen

Conservative outrage as child drag star pictured with near-naked drag queen

Social media commentators and aspiring conservative politicians are up in arms over a now deleted image which showed a child drag star appearing next to a near-naked Violet Chachki. Ten-year-old Canadian Nevis Quinn Mélançon-Golden has received global recognition as a child drag star. Quinn Mélançon-Golden performs as Queen Lactacia, and the youngster’s drag aspirations are supported […]

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Smoke & Mirrors: Sasha Velour brings her magic to Astor Theatre

Smoke & Mirrors: Sasha Velour brings her magic to Astor Theatre

The winner of RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 9 is bringing her unique one-woman show to the Astor Theatre next week. Sasha Velour was a force to be reckoned with in the drag competition’s ninth season, making waves around the world with her breath-taking finale performance to Whitney Houston’s So Emotional. Velour is now touring Australia with her […]

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Call Me By Monet: All Star Monet X Change announces 2019 tour

Call Me By Monet: All Star Monet X Change announces 2019 tour

RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars 4 will hit our screens tomorrow, and one of the queens is ready to follow up the season with an Australia-wide tour. Season 10’s Miss Congeniality and All Stars 4 contestant Monet X Change will be bringing her one-woman show Call My By Monet around the country next year. The hour […]

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See ‘Everybody’s Talking About Jamie’ at Luna Leederville

See ‘Everybody’s Talking About Jamie’ at Luna Leederville

Everybody’s Talking About Jamie is filmed live at the Apollo Theatre in London, especially to be shown in cinemas. The feel-good musical is based on the true story of a 16 year old boy who was the subject of the 2011 BBC documentary Jamie: Drag Queen at 16. The film 164 minute film (there is […]

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Maylands ‘Drag Queen Story Hour’ event attracts homophobic comments

Maylands ‘Drag Queen Story Hour’ event attracts homophobic comments

Recently launched local business Rabble Books and Games has been a welcome addition to the Eighth Avenue shopping precinct in Maylands. Situated is the heartlands of Perth’s queer community, it has been embraced by local rainbow families who have finally been able to easily get books that show representations of different kinds of families. The […]

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Vote for your favourite local LGBTI+ talent in the 3rd annual Proud Awards

The Proud Awards return for their third annual celebration of Perth’s fabulous drag and creative entertainers, as the efforts of WA’s LGBTI+ community. Created in 2016, the event has honoured local queer entertainers, community groups and icons for their contributions of Perth’s vibrant LGBTI+ scene. The event will see 13 awards presented across a range […]

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Bianca Del Rio announces new show ‘It’s Jester Joke’

Bianca Del Rio announces new show ‘It’s Jester Joke’

Drag star Bianca Del Rio is heading back to Australia with her new show It’s Jester Joke. After three consecutive sell-out Australian tours, comedy queen and RuPaul’s Drag Race champion Bianca Del Rio returns to Australia in 2019 with her brand-new comedy show, It’s Jester Joke. The self-proclaimed “clown in a gown” tells tales of her […]

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