The drag world is moving a mile a minute these days! If you’re worried you might have missed some of the week’s biggest stories, we understand. That’s where The Week in Drag comes in, your weekly look at the biggest stories unfolding in the drag scene. From shocking moments that unfold in the RuPaul’s Drag Race franchise to what’s going on in your local scene, we’ve got you covered!
Longer episodes of Drag Race are coming!
Sometimes bullying pays off. After RuPaul’s Drag Race moved to MTV with shorter episodes, fans were furious. After a few weeks of persistently blasting the network, 90-minute episodes of Drag Race will return on March 10th! Good work, gays.
Drag Race Belgique cast and trailer has launched
Can’t get enough Drag Race? Get ready for another international spin-off, this time in Belgium! Hosted by Canada’s Drag Race finalist, Rita Baga, the cast includes Amanda Tears, Athena Sorgelikis, Brittany Von Bottokx, Drag Couenne, Edna Sorgelsen, Mademoiselle Boop, Mocca Bone, Peach, Susan, and Valenciaga.
Be sure to watch the fun trailer here.
Bob The Drag Queen and Monet X. Change are creating a makeup line!
If you’re anything like us, you absolutely eat up any and all content from Bob The Drag Queen and Monet X. Change. Now, you can purchase their latest launch, a makeup line called BOMO Beauty. Of course, their first product is hilariously titled. You can snag their first item, the Pretty/Funny palette for $39 here.
Alyssa Edwards is returning to WOWPresents+
Fan favorite Alyssa Edwards, beloved for her time on RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 5 and All-Stars Season 2, is back on the streaming platform. Alyssa’s Secret, an incredibly fun World of Wonder series where Alyssa simply talked to a camera, is returning! Alyssa’s Secret: The Reboot will air on April 26th, and we can’t wait.
Art Simone and Etcetera Etcetera have released your new favorite song
Drag Race Down Under’s breakout stars, Art Simone and Etcetera Etcetera have released a new single, None of This Will Matter. Tune into the music video here. Good luck getting these lyrics out of your head!
Kenya M. Black Crowned Florida Entertainer of the Year
Congratulations to Kenya M. Black who is now on her way to the national Entertainer of the Year pageant this July in Louisville, Kentucky!
If you find yourself in New Orleans this Sunday, the Bourbon Pub and Parade this Sunday at 8 PM for Lipstixx starring this week Aubrey Synclaire, Love Latonia, Tiffany Alexander with special guests Hunter Holloway and India Sherry!
Now you’re caught up on The Week in Drag! Did you see an amazing pageant and want to share the results? Did you see a show that had you shook as the kids say? Is there a big story in your local drag scene you want to share? Send us an email (firstname.lastname@example.org) and it might be featured in a future edition of The Week in Drag!