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Singer Jake Shears and drag superstar Courtney Act have been confirmed for this year’s Sydney Mardi Gras Party. The Scissors Sisters frontman and Act will join the Brisbane boys from the Briefs Factory, HANDSOME, Paul Capsis and House of Slé as well as previously announced headliners PNAU and Kim Petras at the event, held after …

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Eurovision 2019 Contenders

Eurovision 2019 Contenders: Australia’s first ever Eurovision Song Contest selection show is now only days away. Hosted on the Gold Coast and broadcast live on SBS on Saturday (February 9), the Eurovision: Australia Decides event will showcase the ten musical acts, all vying for your vote to send them to Tel Aviv, Israel to perform …

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Drag queen Courtney Act

Australian drag star Courtney Act has been announced as one of performers competing to represent us in next year’s Eurovision Song Contest. Courtney will be one of ten performers to take part in our inaugural Eurovision selection show, which will be held at the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre on February 8 and 9, …

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Courtney Act

Australian drag queen Courtney Act has talked about overcoming her own “sexual racism”, admitting that she has been guilty of colour-biased dating choices in the past. Taking to Twitter, Courtney wrote in a lengthy thread that she grew up in a society that “taught me to be racist,” adding that she now dates people of …

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Courtney Act

Australian drag queen Courtney Act will host a groundbreaking bisexual dating reality show for UK television that appears to be a more diverse spin on Love Island. The Bi Life is a 10-part series focusing on the dating lives of bisexuals, pansexuals, and sexually fluid single people who will travel to Barcelona, Spain on the …

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Courtney Act appearing on ABC series You can't ask that, interviewing a group of australian drag queens

A group of Australian drag stars will appear in the new series of the ABC’s eye-opening You Can’t Ask That to answer questions people are too afraid to ask. The show’s simple format sees viewers suggest questions – some ignorant, some well-meaning, some both – for groups of marginalised, often misunderstood Australians. The new series …

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Australian drag star Courtney Act has landed a late-night talk show in the UK. The RuPaul’s Drag Race runner-up and Celebrity Big Brother winner will host the show, tentatively titled The Courtney Act Show to be screened on the UK’s Channel 4. The network said the project will be the world’s first ‘Dragazine’ show and …

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Courtney Act

Australian drag superstar Courtney Act has joined the New Zealand AIDS Foundation for a new campaign raising awareness of HIV treatment and “undetectable viral loads” in people living with HIV. According to the latest research, people living with HIV who are on successful treatment are incapable of passing HIV on to their sexual partners if …

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Brisbane Pride Choir

A lineup of queer performers took to the stage on Monday night for a special concert supporting LGBTIQ pride at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. Brisbane-born drag superstar Courtney Act hosted the “Sparkle in the Sand” concert on the beach at Surfers Paradise as part of the Games’ arts and cultural festival. Courtney (pictured below) …

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Courtney Act

A special free LGBTIQ-themed concert will form part of the 12-day arts and cultural program at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games next month. Hosted by Australian-born drag superstar Courtney Act (pictured, left), the Sparkle in the Sand event will welcome performers, athletes and speakers onto the Main Stage that will be set up on …

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