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drag queens behaving badly kitty litter baltimore eagle

The UK and the US are both beset by drag queens behaving badly. In the UK, a drag performer named Kitty Litter received a fine Friday for crapping on Facebook instead of in her tray. Meanwhile, across the Atlantic, armour-clad agents raided the Baltimore Eagle leather bar after drag queens at a competing venue lodged …

drag queen storytime petition brisbane city council

Brisbane City Council (BCC) today responded to the Drag Queen Storytime petitions lodged earlier this year. QNews publisher Richard Bakker started a pro-storytime petition in response to others asking for the banning of LGBTIQ+ library events. The council today responded to the petitions reaffirming their commitment to the events. One petition also asked that the …

self-isolation vollie lavont

Coronavirus is sweeping the nation. So far as a preventative, the Australian government has forced the closures of non-essential businesses around the country.  Many of those businesses though are safe spaces for the LGBTIQ community. They include bars, pubs and clubs; meeting places for our community to feel accepted and supported like Brisbane’s Sporties and …

Donald Trump Drag Queen

US President Donald Trump could face the sight of a crowd of drag queens when he arrives in the UK for an official visit this July. Around 1000 people have said they’ll attend a mass drag protest that’s being organised to greet Trump during the trip, which will be his first visit to Britain. Organisers …

Rupauls drag race

The upcoming tenth season of RuPaul’s Drag Race is almost here. This season will have 14 queens, including returning season nine contestant Eureka O’Hara who was forced to bow out of the competition last year early for medical reasons. Which one of them has the right amount of charisma, uniqueness, nerve, and talent to become …

Want to pick up a bargain frock or wig for your next drag or performing arts show? Brisbane’s Sportsman Hotel will hold another of their successful “Drag Swap Meets” this weekend. There’ll be a wide range of glamorous frocks, fabric, shoes, wigs, jewellery and makeup on offer, as several Queensland drag stars and vendors come …

Outback Divas

The “Outback Divas” are coming to south-east Queensland’s newest LGBTIQ family-friendly entertainment event. The group are based in the inner Ipswich suburb of Goodna, just west of Brisbane, and the event is the brainchild of local Trevor J Trevanion who says he wanted to bring more diverse and inclusive entertainment event to Brisbane’s western suburbs. …

Melbourne Drag

Melbourne’s Art Simone has been crowned Drag Performer of the Year at the inaugural Melbourne Drag Awards last weekend. Held at Vau d’vile Drag Cabaret Restaurant, the ceremony announced a series of Victorian drag winners as decided by an online public vote and a panel of judges. “I was so honoured and flattered to be …

Warning: (rubber) nudity Since 2014, actor Colton Haynes has become known for his over-the-top Halloween costumes. And on his Instagram account he’s revealed this year’s effort… animated matriarch Marge Simpson! The Teen Wolf and Arrow actor shared video clips showing off the full-body airbrushing of yellow paint, 3D eyes, prosthetic boobs and large lips that …