DRAG

Culture

james whiteside defies the heteronormative world of ballet

i-D talks to the ballet superstar about his psychosexual dance play, and his Dairy Queens drag persona Ühu Betch.
Emma Russell
11.7.18
Culture

capturing the contemporary drag scene

Read an excerpt from 'Alright Darling?', a new book by Greg Bailey featuring the biggest names in drag today.
Greg Bailey
10.31.18
Beauty

charity kase’s extreme horror drag will haunt your nightmares

Twenty-one-year-old drag queen Charity Kase’s looks are everything you wish your Halloween costume could be, but 365 days a year.
Roisin Lanigan
10.30.18
Culture

the unbridled joy of the alternative miss world

Alternative Miss World began five decades ago, and has grown to become a fanatical haven of exhibitionism and voyeurism. Returning to London last weekend, we met its founder Andrew Logan.
Alex Gerry
10.25.18
Culture

this film is a celebration of london’s diverse queer, drag culture

Visual artist Jess Kohl captures queer, POC performer Freida Slaves in all their glory, at this year’s sun-soaked Pride in London.
Roisin Lanigan
8.12.18
Beauty

dirty baby doll is the fat queen proving drag is better bigger

And keeping drag radical.
Tom Rasmussen
7.12.18
Culture

this drag king is breaking gender stereotypes with her david bowie impersonations

“Doing drag gives me a chance to be more outrageous” -- says Nikki Boudreau.
George Douglas-Davies
5.27.18
Think Pieces

what rupaul’s problematic comments mean for the future of drag

RuPaul’s transphobic comments might have been painful to hear, but drag queen and activist Amrou Al-Kadhi argues the ensuing backlash has helped push understandings of drag and gender to a more nuanced place.
Amrou Al-Kadhi
3.9.18
News

watch nancy pelosi and rupaul talk politics on 'drag race'

She's checking these queens like a ballot.
André-Naquian Wheeler
3.9.18
News

rupaul backtracks on controversial comments

"You can take performance enhancing drugs and still be an athlete, just not in the Olympics."
Roisin Lanigan
3.6.18
Beauty

this drag artist serves sexy spooky interspecies realness

Fresh from spending 365 days -- yep, days -- in drag, the ever fabulous Charity Kase offers some fresh water pearls of wisdom on the changing face of beauty.
Tish Weinstock
2.15.18
Think Pieces

meet the manchester queens who refuse to deny their radical political heritage

Politics doesn’t have to be a drag -- but maybe it should be.
Michael Rose
11.10.17