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!
Alaska and Lola LeCroix are heading to your tv screens!
OUTtv has recently announced a new documentary following Alaska and Lola LeCroix’s Drag Queen of the Year competition. The series is called Behind The Drag Queen of the Year Competition Award Contest Competition. The event unfolds on May 14th in Los Angeles, but the series airs on April 21st and will showcase Andrew Barret Cox, Bambi Banks-Couleé, Dvvsk, Militia Scunt, Neon Calypso, Ramona Slick, and Twink Trash. You can check out the trailer here.
The Boulet Brothers have a new special to get you ready for Halloween
Did you know it’s officially halfway to Halloween? Well, the Boulet Brothers have got you covered when it comes to spooky content leading up to everyone’s favorite holiday. The pair have a Halfway to Halloween special launching on Shudder and AMC+ hitting airwaves on April 25th. You can check out the trailer here.
Get ready to support drag in the upcoming Drag Isn’t Dangerous telethon!
When a crisis occurs, what do we do? A telethon, of course. It’s time to support drag in this terrifying political climate. A slew of our favorite drag queens, like Katya, Monet X Change, and Sherry Vine, just to name a few, are joining A-list celebs such as Charlize Theron, Ali Wong, and Leslie Jones to answer phones, raise money, and perform to spread awareness against the anti-LGBTQ+ and anti-drag legislation popping up across the United States. For more information and how to donate, visit www.dragisntdangerous.com.
A new season of RuPaul’s Drag Race All-Stars is just around the corner
As RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 15 came to a close, we quickly learned All-Stars would debut on May 12th! Be sure to check out our cast announcement here.
A familiar face is returning to Drag Race España!
She’s back again! Season one contestant The Macarena stole hearts but did not land the crown. The singer, celebrity impersonator, and comedy queen had her fellow contestants’ jaws dropped when she entered the workroom. Do you think this season will be hers? Tune in on WowPresents+ to find out!
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!