Tag : drag

Call Me By Monét: Monét X Change at Leeds University Union

1 month ago / 0 comments

It was Friday night and I found myself in front of my mirror coating my eyelashes in mascara and smearing highlighter over any bare section of my face, because I was headed off to a drag show, and nothing says drag like larger than life eyelashes and a godly glow. … Read More

V is for Velour: Sasha Velour at Tunnel

10 months ago / 0 comments

It’s 7pm on Sunday evening but I’m not perusing Netflix in my dressing gown, I’m in Tunnel (formerly Mission 2) surrounded by Sasha Velour’s adoring fans. We are all ready for her immaculate brand of lip syncing, wit and high concept drag. After all, this is a queen who cites … Read More

“One is not born, but rather becomes a woman”

2 years ago / 0 comments

Hannah Starkie explores the world of drag queens, and questions if it recreates certain gender stereotypes and identities. This month, 8th March sees International Women’s Day 2017. This year the campaign theme is titled #beboldforchange, a campaign which aims to initiate gender parity and encourage every man and woman to … Read More

The Art of Drag: What Ru Can Do For You!

3 years ago / 0 comments

Start your engines! That’s right, RuPaul’s Drag Race is back for season 8 of this cult phenomenon reality series. Wait, what? You haven’t heard? Where have you been! RuPaul’s Drag Race is a reality TV show which each year sets to find out America’s next top drag superstar, awarded by … Read More