Explore the art of drag and build your very own Drag King.
Led by Milk Presents’ director Lucy J Skilbeck and award-winning international Drag King Lucy Jane Parkinson aka LoUis CYfer. In this playful workshop you will explore the performance of gender and learn how drag can be used as a powerful tool to entertain and subvert. It leads you through the basics of creating your very own male persona- complete with make-up, costume and (optional) swagger.
Through building your drag king performance you will learn the following:
– Effective devising techniques for exploring gender in performance
– History and theory surrounding queer performance
– Drag performance styles and tips
The workshop is open to all genders, 16+
Includes one ticket to JOAN, Friday 2 – Thursday 8 February 2018, unless otherwise sold out. This will be arranged following booking and full payment.
Date: 10am – 1pm, Tuesday 6 February
Price: $50 TBRT members / $65 non-members
Venue: The Blue Room Theatre Downstairs
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.