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Not a Moment Drags in Trockadero Ballet Doc, “Rebels on Pointe”

While Rebels on Pointe isn’t landmark cinema, it does give you a charming introduction to Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo....

World Of Wonder Steps Out of RuPaul’s Shadow with Service

Emmy award-winning production company World of Wonder, the braintrust behind RuPaul’s Drag Race, Out of Iraq and Million Dollar Listing, is rolling out...

Peaches Christ, Superstar: One Tuesday at Trannyshack

The first time I saw Peaches Christ was one of the most surreal nights of my life. First off, no one expects any real lunacy on a Tuesday night. But my partner and I were visiting...

“Torch” Is Passed From Harvey Fierstein to Michael Urie

Actor, director, producer and TV show host: Is there anything Michael Urie can’t do, or won’t try? Sitcom fans first discovered him in 2006 playing Marc St. James on...

Miss Richfield 1981 Scandalizes the People of Provincetown

Provincetown, Massachusetts is a magical little spot that blossoms every year like the fictitious Scottish village of Brigadoon that only appears once a century for 24 hours. And,...

Need a Lift? Call the AAA Girls for Buoyant Fun

Music editor Matt Gross caught up with the AAA Girls just as they were about to embark on a national tour to promote their new album, Access All Areas. The results, and the...

Jinkx Monsoon Packs Heat — along with Everything Else

Of all the contestants on RuPaul’s Drag Race, Jinkx Monsoon was consistently one of the most creative and surprising. We caught up with her just after a performance of her...

Worse Than Whitney: Bob the Drag Queen Rips Donald Trump

Bob gets it. As a drag queen, a gay man and a person of color, Bob knows that when the alt-right turned the streets of Charlottesville, Va. into a war zone last weekend and the...

What Drives Alexis? The “Drag Race” Contender Tells All

Drag Race season nine’s “Broadway Queen” dishes on her unique road to Ru. Alexis Michelle is a New York-based drag performer who placed fifth in the most recent season of...

Who Knew Drag Race Could Be Brain Food?

RuPaul’s Drag Race and the Shifting Visibility of Drag Culture bills itself as the first book to explore the phenomenon of Ru’s ultimate drag pageant from a global...

Pam Ann Brings Comedy Show to the Gramercy in “Touch Trolley, Run to Galley”

On July 8th, Pam Ann returns to NYC for one-night-only in her brand new 20th anniversary show, Touch Trolley, Run To Galley. “I’m thrilled to be back in New York to celebrate...

Drag Race Winner Sasha Velour Explains How She Got Her Drag Name

Last week, a packed room of New Yorkers got to see Sasha Velour crowned as America’s Next Drag Superstar at a live event that corresponded to the airing of the last episode...