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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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Check out the first trailer for ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race UK’ season 2

Check out the first trailer for ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race UK’ season 2

The thirteenth season of RuPaul’s Drag Race made its game-changing debut this week, but January is set for a double dose of international drag in 2021. RuPaul’s Drag Race UK‘s second season is coming, and BBC Three has just dropped the first teaser trailer showing off this year’s competitors. The bizarre trailer features 12 queens from […]

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Details of discrimination complaint against Lyle Shelton revealed

Details of discrimination complaint against Lyle Shelton revealed

Details of the discrimination complaint lodged against Lyle Shelton, the former leader of the Australian Christian Lobby, have been revealed with drag performers Diamond and Johnny Valkyrie asking for financial compensation and a public apology. Shelton is appearing before the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal over a blog post he made back in January, and […]

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Check out William Crighton’s drag filled new video for ‘This Is Magic’

Check out William Crighton’s drag filled new video for ‘This Is Magic’

Indie artist William Crighton has a stellar video for his new tune This is Magic, one that juxtaposes inner city drag culture against a backdrop of rural Australia. Shot in Bellbird NSW, the music video paints a vivid picture of regional Australia complete with prawn cocktails, cabanossi and cheese, the classic Holden ute, local bowlo, ride-on mower […]

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You’re invited to step into Bernie Dieter’s debauched den of iniquity

You’re invited to step into Bernie Dieter’s debauched den of iniquity

If you have ever been to Fringe World, it is likely you have come across Bernie Dieter and her swarm of kabarett beauties. Self-professed punks, freaks and weirdos who play with sound, movement, gender and song. Gender-defying aerial marvel Jarred Dewey, local drag sensation Scarlet Adams, Cirque du Soleil alum Reuben Dot Dot Dot, hula-hooping wunderkind […]

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‘RuPaul’s Drag Race UK’ season 2 coming to Stan early 2021

‘RuPaul’s Drag Race UK’ season 2 coming to Stan early 2021

After production disruptions due to COVID-19, RuPaul’s Drag Race UK finally has some news about the smash-hit reality spinoff’s second season. Season 2 will be coming to our screen in early 2021, with returning judges Graham Norton, Alan Carr, Michelle Visage and RuPaul. The team have been very tight lipped about what to expect from this […]

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