Tag Archive | Drag Queens

Hungary: Anti-LGBTQ+ law casts shadow over drag queen contest

Hungary: Anti-LGBTQ+ law casts shadow over drag queen contest

(Reuters) – In a backroom of a dilapidated former factory outside Budapest, contestants wearing huge fake eyelashes and glittering dresses are preparing for Hungary’s annual drag queen competition, all the while hoping it will not be the last. “Let’s party hard while we still can,” drag queen, Bonnie Andrews, called out to a cheering audience, […]

Club GASS returns online! – May 1st

Club GASS returns online! – May 1st

Livestream Drag show extravaganza from Galway’s leading LGBT+ club night! CLUB GASS, Galway city’s LGBT+ club night, and arguably the best club night in Galway, is back, with a drag extravaganza this Bank Holiday weekend. On Saturday May 1, from the stage of the Róisín Dubh, Kiki St Clair and the Galway drag queens will […]

Cork: Gay Project Updates-Dragging Up The Past

Cork: Gay Project Updates-Dragging Up The Past

The Dragging Up The Past Documentary will launch on the 12th of February 2021, and the Gay Project can’t wait for you to witness the FABULOUSNESS! This documentary will highlight the colourful history of Drag in Cork, and features interviews from some of their most tantalising Queens, along with archival footage from times past.This is […]

UK: Drag queens lead London theatre out of COVID-19 lockdown

UK: Drag queens lead London theatre out of COVID-19 lockdown

As London’s West End theatres gradually reopen after the country’s second coronavirus lockdown, ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ star, Courtney Act, who opens in a new play on Friday, is adamant – the show must go on. Theatres have been shuttered in the capital and across Britain for months this year, due to measures to curb the […]

Brazil: Drag queens to grace Vogue magazine cover

Brazil: Drag queens to grace Vogue magazine cover

A pair of drag queens will grace the October cover of Vogue in Brazil, the magazine said on Monday, marking a landmark for the iconic fashion publication in a nation where openly gay and trans people face violence and discrimination. Grammy-nominated singer, Pabllo Vittar, and rapper, Gloria Groove, will each appear on separate covers of […]

Club GASS: 2 Shows – Dine & Drag – 18th Sept!

Club GASS: 2 Shows – Dine & Drag – 18th Sept!

The amazing team at Club GASS are doing their level best to get you out of the pandemic doldrums! On Friday, 18th September, they are presenting 2 shows, Dine & Drag, at 7pm and 9.30pm! These will take place at the Róisín Dubh, Dominick Street in Galway, and please note: Tickets are only available from […]

LGBT+ march against fear on German-Polish border

LGBT+ march against fear on German-Polish border

Led by drag queens in glitter suits and towering high heels, some 2,000 demonstrators marched from Poland to Germany on Saturday, in a landmark joint Pride parade to symbolically bridge the two countries’ deepening divide over LGBT+ rights. Amid fears of a possible attack by Polish nationalists, riot police lined the streets at the start […]

Drag Race & Gay Icons Bob The Drag Queen and Manila Luzon LIVE on #WordsAndMusic!

Drag Race & Gay Icons Bob The Drag Queen and Manila Luzon LIVE on #WordsAndMusic!

LAMC Productions & LA Comedy Live have been allies of the LGBTQ+ community, supporting and promoting artists, musicians, comedians and drag queens, and upholding advocacies on raising awareness, acceptance, and appreciation of the community. With no live events due to the pandemic, they’ve established an online celebrity chat show, Words & Music – to inspire people by the music, experiences, and […]

Film Review & Trailer: Stage Mother

Film Review & Trailer: Stage Mother

Review by Frances Winston Directed by: Thom Fitzgerald – Starring: Jacki Weaver, Lucy Liu, Adrian Grenier, Mya Taylor, Allister MacDonald, Oscar Moreno, Jackie Beat In cinemas from July 24th. Special Previews on July 16th You’ll have to forgive me if I get a bit emotional writing this review, but the press screening marked the first […]

Film: ‘Stage Mother’ – Irish cinemas 24 July

Film: ‘Stage Mother’ – Irish cinemas 24 July

Sling on your gladrags and throw on some glitter and glam! The trailer for the uplifting and heartwarming comedy-drama, STAGE MOTHER, has arrived, ahead of its now earlier theatrical release across Ireland, from Friday 24 July, with previews on International Drag Day (Thursday 16 July) from Wildcard Distribution and Altitude. STAGE MOTHER sees conservative, Texas church-choir […]