The History of Drag on Broadway

Track:
Business of Theatre
What:
Lecture
When:
Saturday Jan 12   11:15 AM to 12:15 PM (1 hour)
Where:
New York Hilton Midtown - Beekman Room
From Mary Sunshine to Edna Turnblad, from Peter Pan to Lola, from Victor/Victoria to Hedwig, the world of drag has always been a part of Broadway. In fact, pushing gender norms is woven into the very fabric of theatre itself. Let’s explore the actors, composers, and unforgettable characters who have helped shape the way we view and think about musical theatre in The History of Drag on Broadway.
Participant
Oklahoma!, Significant Other, Hedwig and the Angry Inch
Actor
Participant
Southern Comfort, Trans Voices Cabaret
Actor, Comedian, Director