Recently crowned Vancouver’s Next Drag Superstar 2015, Jane Smoker, is making yet another splash in the international drag scene! She is scheduled to perform at the Austin International Drag Festival this coming May!
Jane Smoker will be performing alongside drag royalties such as Miss Coco Peru, Lady Bunny, and the world famous Britney Spears impersonator, Derrick Barry! The three day Drag Fest is packed with drag performers, including RuPaul’s Drag Race alumnae Tammie Brown, Adore Delano, Kelly Mantle, Pandora Boxx, Courtney Act, Jiggly Caliente Brooks, and Delta Work!
Other Canadian drag performers performing at the event includes Owen, and Boi Job. Other notable performers include Los Angeles’ fierce performer/fashion model, Rhea Litré, and Seattle’s very own Aleksa Manila!
The 1st annual Austin International Drag Festival will be a 3 Day festival taking place in Austin, Texas (United States) on May 1st-3rd, 2015. It will be a weekend of Drag performances, parties, films, live podcasts meet and greets, brunches,and vendor fairs. The festival will showcase the best drag performers from all over the world. You will see up-and-coming drag artists alongside established and legendary drag superstars. All genres of drag will be covered from pageant queens to the fringe and freaky. This festival aims to boost the camaraderie of the drag performer community in a non-competitive environment and to further educate the public at large about the world of Drag! This “World’s Largest Drag Festival” is created by the 100% volunteer run non profit organization, Austin International Drag Foundation Inc. All profits will help fund charities that support the Drag performer and transgender communities as well as toward creating future festivals.
May 1-3, 2015
3 Evenings of events at multiple venues
1 Day Stage
Podcast/Talk Show theater
Drag performer meet and greets
All taking place in Austin, Texas!
For a list of announced festival performers and complete schedule, go to www.austindragfest.org