Drag: The Musical Live! is happening on June 10 and 11, a slew of all-star drag queens will appear in “ at the Bourbon Room in Hollywood for three performances only.
Alaska, Monét X Change, Jackie Cox, Lagoona Bloo, Fire Island star Nick Adams and more are set to appear. Trixie Mattel will be in the DJ booth the night of June 11 for her L.A. Pride Pink Party, which follows the 9 PM performance of the musical.
The show will also appear in the Pride Village Street Festival, a block party in partnership with L.A. Pride, where Alaska and Adams will perform cuts from the soundtrack at 4:30 PM on June 12 on the Hollywood Pride Village main stage. Manila Luzon is hosting on the 12th from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. PT at the Bourbon Room.
LA Pride is the second largest pride parade in the country and has been on a two-year hiatus since the pandemic begun. They canceled their 50-year anniversary in 2020, so this isa big return to LA, this year in Hollywood, not WeHo.
The soundtrack for Drag: The Musical Live! was released in May. You can find out more info and get tickets here.
The show was co-written and conceived by Alaska with collaborators Tomas Costanza and Ashley Gordon, and is directed by Spencer Liff. Drag: The Musical tells the story of two rival drag bars that go head-to-head for survival while facing financial troubles.
The soundtrack of the musical features even more drag and theater royalty, and features appearances from Alaska, Adams, Michelle Visage, Max von Essen, Bob The Drag Queen, Peppermint, Monét X Change, Jujubee, Fortune Feimster, Margaret Cho, Ginger Minj, Divina De Campo, Lagoona Bloo, Jamie Torcellini and Jack Rodman.