American Horror Story and Drag Queens

We took a look into the next season’s American Horror Story Freak Show.  We couldn’t help but think there may be a couple of really good guest stars from the drag world that might fit well with this theme.

 

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The obvious two famous drag queens would be Sharon Needles and Bianca Del Rio.  Sharon was definitely a “Fearce” queen with her goth look and sometimes deeply scary costumes.  And Bianca, well, c’mon, we crowned the clown.  No two queens have been more fit for such a series. But we thought of a few others who might fit into the Freak Show theme.

 

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First, we thought of Raja, who portrayed Carrie as one of her runway looks, definitely into the Horror Story factor, she’d add a little “Freak” to the Show we’re sure.

 

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Our next vote is Milk, who’s unique style and creative costumes would probably fit anything as original as American Horror Story and especially something labeled “Freak Show” since she definitely brought a side of drag most watchers were not used to. She let her freak flag fly and we’re so happy she did.

 

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Of course, Shangela gets our vote because .. well, she could come out of a box and just be done with it. Halleloo

Finally, we thought it would be a grand idea to have someone already hosting a freak show, Edie the Entertainer.  She’s currently hosting Zumanity by Cirque de Solei in Las Vegas.  She’s clearly seen her share of “Freak Show” and doesn’t scare easily.

 

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Well who doesn’t want to get nailed?

 

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They’re our votes, let us know if you have some queens you think would fit the upcoming season of American Horror Story Freak Show?  New episodes start October 15 at 10PM on FX.

@PeachesChrist and @Sharon_Needles in The Wizard of Oz

Peaches Christ Productions Proudly Presents

THE WIZARD OF OZ

with the ADULTS-ONLY pre-show parody
“The Wizard Of Odd” starring

SHARON NEEDLES as THE WICKED WITCH
&
PEACHES CHRIST as PEACHY GALE

At the Castro Theatre

Saturday, July 12, 2014 @ 3pm & 8pm

THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE HOMO! THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE HOMO!

SISSY THAT WALK DOWN THE YELLOW-BRICK ROAD

WITH TWO OF THE WORLD’S MOST SPOOKTACULAR QUEENS.

DON’T LOOK BEHIND THE CURTAIN—THEY HAVEN’T TUCKED YET!

Warning! No young children admitted. This show is age-restricted to 13 years and up.

(San Francisco, June xx, 2014) When Peaches Christ and Sharon Needlesfirst worked together in 2012, they played among the most iconic characters in movie history in THE SILENCE OF THE TRANS. Last year, they were ‘90s teen-angst witches in THE CRAFT. So for their third annual collaboration, it only makes sense that they’re embodying the most iconic witch story in history, not to mention the movie that single-handedly turned the entire country gay while WWII distracted its leaders.

That’s right: THE WIZARD OF OZ is finally getting the Peaches Christ treatment!

Peaches will embrace her inner Judy complex in the role of Peachy Gale, and Sharon—the high priestess of Party City herself—will go green in a totally non-environmental way (all that hairspray is hell on the ozone layer) as the Wicked Witch. It’ll be a tornado of excitement when we gather at another queer institution beloved by old queens, the Castro Theatre, on Saturday, July 12 at 3 and 8pm—ONE DAY ONLY!

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Life Ball 2014 Auctions @Carmen_Carrera’s nude images and raises $245,000

Carmen Carrera posted on her Facebook page the news of what has been the silver lining to all the controversy over the past couple weeks.  They were able to raise much needed money for HIV/AIDS research. Finally coming together to fight the real enemy a disease which is still affecting a majority of the LGBTQ Community.

We raised $245,000 for HIV/AIDS research by auctioning off the “two anatomy” nude images of me photographed by David LaChapelle for Life Ball 2014.

Thank you to Gery Keszler and everyone at Life Ball for this!! We did something great!! It feels amazing to be able to work with the best in the industry and contribute to Europe’s largest charity organization.

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Know your status and get tested, we may not be able to raise that amount of money, but we can do something to fight against this horrible disease.  Knowing is half the battle.

Deja Re, Las Vegas Drag Queen You Should Know

Deja Re holds a very special place in Drag Queens Galore’s heart.  She’s not yet been on RuPaul’s Drag Race, but we’re sure you’re gonna love her as much as we do when she blows your mind.

Deja is originally from Santa Barbara and now performs with India Ferrah from Rupaul’s Drag Race Season 3.  Remember who Mimi Imfurst was lifting above her head during a Lip Sync for their lives? Well Deja and India are performing in the fabulous Las Vegas at Piranha Night Club.

We met Deja after the Season Six finale and she was the most pleasant, entertaining and funny queen we’ve had the pleasure of hanging out with.  She’s sexy and together, she knows who she is and we know she’s got some really great things coming ahead of her.

Here’s to Deja Re, have the best time possible on your way to the top. We hope you don’t forget the little people when you make it big.

Drag Queens Galore is gagging over @RoxxxyAndrews

Last season’s top 3 RuPaul’s Drag Race contestant, Roxxxy Andrews, has evolved from Pageant Queen to personal make-up artist to her Snatch Game persona, THE Tamar Braxton.

We here at Drag Queens Galore rooted for her last season despite the “Bad Girl” front she portrayed.  We felt for her and her emotional confession about her family history.  Sadly, not everyone can know their birth family and/or can have what can be deemed as “normal.”

We love her strength and understand the lack of connection can make people be more defensive. Her emotional apology to RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 5 winner, Jinkx Monsoon for the harsh treatment was given prior to the finale personally and also on screen.

This fine beauty has shown us resilience, charisma and talent.  We can’t wait to see what’s next for our Season 5 favorite.  Always know, your family is who you choose, not who you’re born to.

Thank you Roxxxy, thank you!

Monica Beverly Hillz at the Brave Bull

We had a blast with Monica Beverly Hillz when she was at the Brave Bull in Modesto, CA.  Thought we’d share some pictures of our fun!

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Raven and her baby BLU

We wanted to feature @RupaulsDragRace Season 2 and @DragRaceAllStar runner up Raven’s son BLU. Like his mommy, he’s got a lot of diversity in his arsenal of looks.

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Someone looks like he’s getting in trouble!  But that sweater is to die for!  Of course his wardrobe is fabulous, have you met his mom? We love the love these queens have for their babies.  Does BLU stay at home with his daddy, Martin when Raven is on the road?  He’s lucky to be a part of a two parent home.

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He’s clearly a road dog and BLU has a great smile.  But we can’t quite see his sweater in this picture.  Isn’t he in SoCal? Don’t “they” say, “it never rains in southern California” why is he so cold?

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Another couture shot of baby BLU fresh out the groomers with a nice pose.  This family really does give good face and they all know it.

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But the family that naps together, stays together.  Get some rest you two, there’s a lot of photo ops coming for both of you! (Shhh, they’re dreaming of when BLU wins the Dog Race All Stars.)